December 2008 -- Christmas Break .
November 16 . Carolyn Bauer on "Sanford Insurance Maps" including every building of early Marshalltown over many years intended to aid fire and planning departments and of the community at large. "See" the town develop. (more)
October 19 . 1. "Ellis Island and Annie Moore -- Genealogy, History, and Mythology" will be the presentation by Carolyn Bauer based on the research of Megan Smolenyak. 2. Members share Genealogical "finds" -- e.g. libraries, websites, places and sources of information that CIGS members have uncovered during their own research efforts.
3. Bylaws, Election, Gallentine Collection .
October 2-4 , IGS Annual Fall Conference , Des Moines, "Expanding Your Research Horizons."
September 21 . Pauline Smith and Kathy Smith on "Organizing Your Genealogical Materials.
June-July-Aug . Summer break.
May 18 . Julie Lang on Taylor schoolhouse and the work done there recently.
April 20 . CIGS April Meeting at IGS library in Des Moines.
March 16 . Andrew Dekock will speak on "Emigration from Holland"
February 17 . Canceled from weather.
January 26 . Genealogy Class and Workshop, Saturday, 10am to 3pm. Details below.
January 20 . Pat Gourley will speak on Courtship : The Lincoln's in Springfield.