Meetings Calendar


Monthly Meetings & Programs

The Rock Island County Illinois Genealogical Society meets at 7:00 p.m. on the 4th Tuesday of each month (except November and December) at the Butterworth Education Center, 701 12th Ave, Moline, IL, unless change of venue is noted by an asterisk.

January 2017 Meeting
Tuesday, Jan. 24th 7:00 pm
“Ancestors Photo”
Members bring a family photo and its story.
Butterworth Center Library *Note: Different Place*
1105 8th Street, Moline, IL

February 2017 Meeting
Tuesday, Feb. 28th 7:00 pm
“An Immigrant Coming to America”
Presented by Jacob Seukunian
Butterworth Education Center
701 12th Avenue, Moline, IL

March 2017 Meeting
Tuesday, March 28th 7:00 pm
“Prominent Women in the QC”
Presented by MaryAn Wherry
Butterworth Education Center
701 12th Avenue, Moline, IL

April 2017 Meeting
Tuesday, April 25th 7:00 pm
“Surviving Skokie” Documentary Film
Memories of Jack Adler, Polish Holocaust Survivor
Butterworth Education Center
701 12th Avenue, Moline, IL

May 2017 Meeting
Tuesday, May 23rd 6:00 pm *Note: Earlier Time*
“Learn About the Rock Island County Historical Society”
Presented by Orin Rockhold
Rock Island County Historical Society *Note: Different Place*
822 11th Avenue, Moline, IL

June 2017 Meeting
Tuesday, June 27th 7:00 pm
“Rock Island Arsenal National Cemetery”
Presented by Sue Jehlen, Director of Cemetery
Butterworth Center Library *Note: Different Place*
1105 8th Street, Moline, IL

July 2017 Meeting
Tuesday, July 25th 7:00 pm
“Belgian History”
Presented by Dr. MaryAn Wherry
Butterworth Library *Note – Different Location*
1105 8th Street, Moline, IL

August 2017 Meeting
Tuesday, August 22nd 7:00 pm
“RICIGS Benefactor – Nomie Budelier and Her Ancestors”
Presented by Julie Vogel & Kitty Humphrey
Butterworth Education Center
701 12th Avenue, Moline, IL

September 2017 Meeting
Tuesday, September 26th 7:00 pm
“Photos from Family Summer Gatherings”
Members are asked to share a photo and memory.
Butterworth Education Center
701 12th Avenue, Moline, IL

October 2017 Meeting
Tuesday, October 24th 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
“An Evening of Research” at
Rock Island County Historical Society
822 11th Avenue, Moline, IL
No fee for RICIGS members!

November 2017 Meeting
Thursday, November 9th
Annual Dinner Meeting
Doors open 5:30, dinner at 6pm
Quad City Botanical Center
2525 4th Avenue
Rock Island, IL
“Escape from Fire Base Kate – During the Vietnam War”
Presented by Bill Albracht

December 2017 Meeting
No Meeting