Book Sale and Annual Picnic

What: Book Sale

When: Saturday, August 20, 9:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Where: 1185 Concord Street North, South Saint Paul in the First Floor Auditorium

The sale will feature many books that MGS and other groups affiliated with MGS have deemed "extra" or that are already in our permanent collection.

There is a large variety of books of the following:

  • military histories
  • specific states
  • studies
  • directories
  • histories
a ton of genealogical books that will add to your own genealogical collection. MGS and the affiliated groups are very excited about the sale so we expect it to be very good indeed. If you have books to sell, bring them to the MGS Building before August 20, or on the morning of the 20th. We will try to sell any books you bring. This is our first time holding this kind of sale, so come with cash ready to buy as you are bound to pick up a number of bargains, as well as books that will help you in your genealogical searches. What: The Dakota County and the Minnesota Genealogical Societies' Annual Picnic

When: Saturday August 20, 2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Where:Thompson Park Picnic Shelter on Butler Avenue east of Robert Street

Featuring:


  • a twenty question genealogical quiz, with prizes going to the persons who successfully answer the most questions

  • a speaker about the history of the Kaposia region, with a look at the American Indians who lived there at the time

  • all the wonderful MGS members and friends you will be able to visit with and share genealogical stories and experiences

  • a delicious assortment of food supplied by all who attend (bring your favorite picnic dish to share with those who will be there). MGS will provide the essential B's: Bratwurst, Burgers, Buns, Beans, Beer, and "Bustard, Batsup, Bickles and Belish"

  • door prizes

I'm hungry already! For more information, please contact Robin PanLener, (651) 222-8660, or by e-mail.

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