Date: August 10-11, 2021 Time: 10:00-2:30 Central Cost: $150 member/$200 non-member If you are just beginning your family history research, or have some experience with genealogical research but have little or no experience with Norwegian genealogy or Norwegian genealogical records, this class is for you! Topics covered in the class include common genealogical records for Norwegian and Norwegian-American genealogy, Norwegian naming customs, and locating your ancestor’s Norwegian birthplace. There will be time after class concludes each day to research in…Find out more »
Tre Lag Stevne 2021 will be held in at the Madison Marriott West Hotel in Madison, Wisconsin from August 11-14, 2021 (Wednesday-Saturday). Please note that the 2021 Stevne falls one week later than our usual August slot, due to scheduling conflicts with the hotel. The Tre Lag Stevne Planning Committee for 2021, with cautious optimism* is hard at work re-confirming, revising, and adding to plans that were aborted in progress for the Covid cancelled 2020 Stevne. With cautious optimism, TreLag is currently…Find out more »
Date: August 21, 2021 Time: 10:00-3:00 Central Cost: $90 member/$115 non-member This class was created for those who have already gotten a start on their Norwegian research but would like to dig deeper. This one-day session will focus on Norwegian census research, using DNA results, bygdebøker, and digging deeper into online resources. There will be time after class concludes to research in the Naeseth Library if participants wish. Lunch will be provided. Register online in our E-Store or call us…Find out more »
The family-friendly Viking Festival features Viking-age crafts, costumes, weapons, mock battles, music, and games. The event strives to be authentic to the Viking age with the slogan, “Real Vikings. No Horns.” The popular conception of horned helmets originated with artists and an opera costume designer during the 19th century. Festival-goers will be able to see and try on replicas of actual Viking helmets. The Crow Wing Viking Festival is family friendly! Admission is capped at $35 for a family. Battle…Find out more »
Date: September 14, 2021 Time: 10:00 a.m.-2:30 Central Cost: $80 member/$100 non-member This class focuses on several ways to share family history. Topics covered will include writing and publishing, social media, and ideas for engaging younger generations. Register online in our E-Store or call us at 608-255-2224. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or for more details about the classes.Find out more »
SAVE THE DATE! Details will be announced as available. Sunday, October 17, 2021 Location: Blackhawk Country Club, 3606 Blackhawk Drive, Madison 53705, (608) 231-2454 Invitations will be sent to NAGC members in Wisconsin, Illinois, Minnesota and Iowa. Members from other states or non-members that wish to attend need to contact NAGC (email@example.com or call 608-255-2224) to request an invitation be mailed to them.Find out more »
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