Winnebagoland Genealogical Society Meeting

"How to Organize Your Family Reunion"
presented by Sue Goodacre

A family reunion is a great time to talk to your relatives about your family history. This is a good way to get your family together for fun and fellowship and to get the answers to various family history questions. Are family stories true or just stories and rumors?

Oshkosh Public Library
Lower level meeting room

Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 7:00pm

A Look Back : Postcards of Oshkosh

A Look Back : Postcards of Oshkosh
Presenter: Ron Metz

Ron Metz of the Oshkosh Memorabilia Club shares a slice of local history with his unmatched collection of Oshkosh postcards. His slide show includes hundreds of postcards from the 1800s through the 1970s, featuring scenes from the downtown area, local buildings and landmarks, businesses and people who lived here. Some postcards are rare and many depict businesses, institutions and community landmarks that have been gone for years.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 6:30pm

Oshkosh Memory Café

Join us for Memory Café at the Oshkosh Public Library!  Classic poems will take us on a reminiscing, and sometimes humorous, journey!  Come and join Carrie Esselman from Valley VNA as she brings a smile to your face through a creative process of poem reading and writing.  Snacks & beverages provided along with good company!

For more information, call Kathleen at 920-727-5541.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm

Local Author Spotlight : Laurence Dunn

Ugly … But Funny
Presenter: Laurence Dunn

What happens when a quiet geek tosses a half-dozen lab mice into a crowd of girls at a hockey game? Will the trauma of being squeezed between two 250-pound women in the back seat of a car ruin one shy teenager’s life? Have you ever seen a “church key”? Laurence Dunn shares childhood stories that are a rollicking trip back in time for those who lived in the ‘50s and a humorous adventure in history for anyone born later. It’s ugly, but funny. Books will be available for purchase and signing.

Lower level meeting room.

Monday, September 22, 2014 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm


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