Society Night – Wednesday, May 02

January 26th, 2018 by National Genealogical Society Blog Editor

Meet representatives of state, local, ethnic, and historical societies across Michigan and other states during Society Night! Learn about records and resources in their area, the benefits of membership, and any publications available for purchase.

A few Society Night participants are listed below. A final (and much longer) list will be posted on this blog in April.
Calhoun County (Michigan) Genealogical Society
Cornish American Heritage Society
Detroit Society for Genealogical Research
Genealogical Society of New Jersey
Genealogical Society of Washtenaw County, Michigan
Greater Grand Rapids Women’s History Council
Huron Shores Genealogical Society
Irish Genealogical Society of Michigan
Michigan Society, Sons of the American Revolution
Midwest African American Genealogy Institute (MAAGI)
Polish Genealogical Society
Tri-River Historical Museum Network

Also, Hilary Harper, author of Almost Home, and Richard Hill, author of Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets of My DNA, will be at Society Night with copies of their books for sale.

REMEMBER: Society Night is Wednesday evening, 2 May 2018, between 5:00 p.m.‒8:00 p.m. in the Center Concourse on the second floor, between DeVos Place and the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel. Stop by on your way back to your hotel or come by after an early dinner.

If you are affiliated with a society and would like to have a table at Society Night, please register on the NGS conference website at
For a current list of NGS 2018 Family History Conference exhibitors, go HERE