Month, Date & Year


September 2, 2021

Tour of the Old Courthouse Museum Research Center on Westport in Sioux Falls

October 7, 2021

Michael Mullin from Augustana University who is a cartographer will speak about why SD is so unknown from a geographical/map perspective as this is an area of research for him. In person meeting.

November 4, 2021

Wendy Stubbs – How to Use OneNote for Genealogy Research. In person meeting.

December 2, 2021

Social time for all members sharing food and storie

January 6, 2022

Speaker is cancelled due to medical reasons. The virtual business meeting will be at 7 pm – use the google meet link you were sent. We hope to reschedule Thomas McEntee in the near future. His handout is here. 

February 3, 2022

Virtual meeting with a zoom link – Amber Oldenburg is the speaker on How to use Social Media in Genealogical Research. – 7 pm. Her Handout is linked here.

March 3, 2022

Charles Berdahl is the speaker at 7 pm in person at the Old Courthouse Museum, 2nd floor. Per the speaker request, masks are required. His talk will be ” A Well Told Tale” about his Rolvaag family's journey from Norway to Dakota territory. We recorded this meeting. The video link is here and his handout is here. 

April 7, 2022

Kevin Gantz will be speaking on Minnehaha County Cemeteries for our April 6th meeting at 7 pm. Business meeting to follow with installation of officers.

May 5, 2022

We will be touring the Center for Western Studies for May meeting.

June 3 & 4, 2022

50th Anniversary Celebration  to be held at Faith Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls on Cliff Ave. Speaker will be D. Joshua Taylor.