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Northstar Conference

October 6-7, 2017

Earle Brown Heritage Center

Register online through:

Minnesota Genealogical Society


Minnesota History Center


Genealogy Classes


Email us at and let us know what
genealogy classes you are interested in.


For description of classes taught by Cathi Weber see: 

  • Beginning Genealogy

  • What's Next? Intermediate Genealogy

  • Church & Cemetery Records

  • Family Tree Maker Software


  • Using Maps in Your Research

  • Publishing Your Family History

  • Clues in Census Records

  • Organizing Your Research

  • Planning for a Research Trip

  • Finding Women in your Tree

  • Immigration Records

  • Military Records


You are invited to attend: 


Anoka County Genealogical Society



September 11, 6:00 PM

Dinner Davannis in Riverdale

3430 129th Ave NW


October 2  7:00 PM

Using Family Tree Maker 2017


November 6  7:00 PM

Searching Military Records


December 4, 6:00 PM


Using Google Earth to Map your Ancestors


January - No meeting


February 5, 7:00 PM



March 5, 7:00 PM

Making Interactive Maps on Google Maps


April 2, Organizing your Papers


May 7,  7:00 PM

Records in the Library of Congress


June 4, 7:00 PM

Migration - Why did they go that way?


Check back for more information!


Normal Meeting LOCATION:

Coon Rapids United Methodist Church

10506 Hanson Blvd NW

Just south of Coon Rapids Blvd on Hanson Blvd





The Anoka County Genealogical Society is a non-profit organization and an affiliate of the Anoka County Historical Society.  It was formed in 1975. 


The organization is dedicated to collecting and preserving genealogical records pertinent to  Anoka County, and to  assist persons who are interested in preserving family history. 


Regular meetings are held the first Monday of the every month at 7:00 p.m. at the Coon Rapids United Methodist Church, 10506 Hanson Blvd NW, Coon Rapids.   See "Calendar."  Information is posted on the Anoka County GenWeb home page, and the ACGS newsletter.  


Research hours: 

Tuesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm 

Wednesday -  Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

   Saturday -  10:00 am - 4:00 pm.

 or Email your research questions to


Additional Minnesota resources: 


The Anoka County Historical Society  


Minnesota Genealogical Society


Anoka County GenWeb


Board of Directors


President: Cathi Weber; Vice President: Barb Thurston;  Treasurer: Chris Drew


Secretary:  Chris Drew,  Web Editor:  Cathi Weber  Newsletter: Peg Chapman


Members At Large:  Deb Robb, Mary Pierce, Jim Johnson and Jim Marsolais



ACGS Bylaws

Updated: April 4, 2015

Cathi Weber -Webmaster