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Meetings of the Marshfield Area Genealogy Group are regularly held at 7:00 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month at the Marshfield Public Library, except August (traditionally our group picnic) and November & December (no meetings.)

Each meeting features a special program planned to inform, educate and entertain members while helping them grow in their family research techniques.
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2017 Meetings 

January 26th - "Using Pinterest to Help with Your Family History".  Vickie Schnitzler, Wisconsin State Genealogical Society President, will share how to set up a Pinterest page and how it can be used for family research.

February 23rd - "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Family History Mission" MAGG members, Elder and Sister Reed, will be talking about their mission and family history.

March 23rd - "Using the Federal Census Returns for Your Family History."  Census taker and MAGG member, Kathleen Englebretson, is going to talk about her experiences as a census taker and some of the unique information you can find in Federal Census records to help research your ancestors.

April 27th - "Tearing Down Your Family Research Brick Walls."  MAGG members are encouraged to bring some of their "brick wall" research problems and we'll brainstorm to try and solve them.

May 25th - "Locating and Using Research Repositories Within a Day's Drive."  Members of the Marshfield Area Genealogy Group will be bringing in information on their favorite Research Repositories, where they are located, what types of records can be found there and a little on their research story.

June 22nd - Family Search - MAGG member and Librarian at the Marshfield Family History Center, Penny Ayers, will be sharing some details of the FamilySearch website.

July 27th - Annual Potluck Picnic - Once again, Al & Pat Breden have graciously invited us for our annual picnic at their country home.

August 24th - "Writing Your Memoirs" - Ken Wood, MAGG member, will be sharing how to get ready, organize and start writing your memoirs.

September 28th - "Applying the Genealogical Proof Standard."  Don Schnitzler, MAGG President, will walk you through the steps in using the Genealogical Proof Standard to help with your family research.

October 26th - October is "Family History Month."  MAGG Members will be sharing pictures, stories and memories of some of their favorite ancestors.

November/December - No Meeting