The Detroit Society for Genealogical Research
& The Oakland County Genealogical Society

invite you to join us on
Saturday, November 5, 2016
11 AM - 2 PM
St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
5500 North Adams Road, Troy, Michigan
Join us for a joint program sponsored by the Detroit Society for Genealogical Research and the Oakland County Genealogical Society. The Staff Librarian from the Genealogy Center at the Allen County Public LIbrary in Ft. Wayne, Indiana will present on current topics of interest. The Genealogy Center at the ACPL is the second largest genealogy library in the United States.

2016 MGC Fall Family History Event

The Michigan Genealogial Council announces registration for the Fall Family History Event on Saturday, November 12, 2016 is now open.  This year the featured speaker is DNA expert, Blaine Bettinger, and will be held at the Michigan Library and Historical Center in Lansing, Michigan.
Early bird pricing of $45 is now in effect until Sunday, November 6 11:50 pm.  An optional box lunch from Grand Traverse Pie Co. is available for an additional $11.  Each registrant will receive the syllabus electronically on a USB flash drive.  An optional paper syllabus is available for an additional $5.00. After November 6, lunches cannot be guaranteed and the regular event price of $55 goes into effect.
For your convenience a .pdf of the informatiion and mail in registration is attached.  Online registration is available through Eventbrite.
For full details and registration information, visit the Michigan Genealogical Council website
We hope to see you on November 12!
Also, the Fall MGC Newsletter is now available on our website

Volunteer Opportunities

The DSGR is dedicated to bringing new resources to members and non-members alike. WE NEED YOUR HELP! We have a number of ways in which you can help us make the Society stronger. You can work in the comfort of your own home or in the classic surroundings of the Burton Historical Collection Reading Room at the main Detroit Public Library. Click here to learn more about the different ways in which you can help today.
Help us preserve the past for future generations.