Society Programs

October 12, 2019 – 1:30 p.m. Lower Level Meeting Room Clear Lake Public Library 200 N 4th St, Clear Lake, IA 50428 --WE ARE GOING TO AMERICA!

Free and Open to the Public. Since the 16th century, people have chosen to relocate to North America. The October 12, 2019 NCIGS session will provide: why, numbers, locales, plus response to the newcomers. Expect to learn of family stories such as: ship travel length, subsequent relocation, document information and nationality clusters. A starting location 4,000-5,000 miles to a new place to live and work!

Date Program Provider Program
January 12Round Table Discussion
February 9Rod HungerfordSIX MASON CITY WOMEN HAVE A TEA TIME TALK, CIRCA 1918 - The Women discuss Various Topics such as: Current Fashions, Careers, Money Control, Travel, Birthing Decisions, National Politics, Suffrage, and a Sense of Independence.
March 9Mark SubyUse of GPS Technology to locate: Burial Sites, Cemeteries, Land Grant & Buildings, plus Abandoned Towns. Current Technology can aid a Searcher locate a Wide Variety of Items.
April 13TourTour of the former St. Patrick’s Catholic Church Complex, Dougherty, Iowa
May 11Round Table Discussion
June 8Mark Suby and Rod HungerfordThruLines
July 13Picnic
August 10IOWA CENTURY & HERITAGE FARMS
September 14Carol TinkeyWriting Obituaries
October 12Rod HungerfordWE ARE GOING TO AMERICA!
November 9CONNECTONS TO THE PASSENGERS OF THE MAYFLOWER’S FIRST VOYAGE/Annual Meeting/ Election of Officers
DecemberMerry ChristmasA time to celebrate Christmas with family - No Meeting
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