We will be posting here some current regional programs, workshops and seminars of interest to our society members. Generally these events will not be posted to our MGS Calendar of Events.There are many regional genealogy societies or special events that are within a reasonable drive and their programs can be an excellent source of information to aid your family roots search. Check the specific sponsoring society website for more information, if a website is available.
Below are listed some upcoming meetings, workshops and  seminars that may be of interest to you. Check our Regional Societies page to view specific society websites. The specific society website is your best source of society events and programs.

The DeSoto County Historical Society - will be celebrating the 19th Annual Pioneer Day & BBQ! on March 25, 2023 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Turner Agri-Civil Center, 2250 NE Roan Street, Arcadia, Florida. Click on the DeSoto County Historical Society website link below to learn more about the history of Pioneer Day.

Suncoast Genealogy Society - will be holding their Spring Mini-Seminar on Saturday, March 25 from 1:00 - 4:00 PM EST.  Attendees can join via Zoom or in person at St. Michael Old Catholic Church, 2680 Bayshore Blvd, Dunedin, Florida.  Speakers will be Paula Stuart-Warren on "Finding Maiden Names - Let me count the ways" and Cai A. Taplin on "From Deeds to Dirt - Case studies on analyzing reserch with maps".  Please see below for more information or visit their website at Suncoast Genealogy Society – Palm Harbor, FL (