Riley County Genealogical Society
Riley County Genealogical Society
   
 
Come to the Genealogy & History Fair
a multi-county & community event
Genealogical and Historical Societies Sharing Information
 
hosted by
Riley County Genealogical Society &
Riley County Historical Museum
 
Saturday, August 19, 2017
 
Classes, Exhibits, Information Tables
Everyone welcome to attend
Admission $5 
children, college students with ID,& military free
 
Individuals, families & businesses are invited to participate in the Fair and share their family histories or display family treasures or products. 
 
 
 


 
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Garden Walk
Friday, June 2
First Friday Members' Class - Find A Grave
Theresa Wilson will share with us the basics of Find A Grave: when it started by whom who owns it what a memorial is links how to make/request changes volunteering examples of solving roadblocks using Find A Grave Mark your calendars for June 2nd at 9:30 at the RCGS ...
Friday, June 16
Round Table
Each third Friday of the month, an open group meets at Bluestem Bistro for one and a half hours of stimulating discussion ranging from historical backgrounds of our ancestors to methodology and software recommendations. If it has a relation to family history and genealogy (however, vague) we are open to sharing ...
Sunday, June 25
History of Fort Riley - Home of the 1st Infantry Division, "Big Red One"
By Robert Smith The Division's history begins in 1917 when General John "Blackjack" Pershing arrived in France with the First American Expeditionary Force. The "Fighting First" led the way for American troops in World War I. During World War II, the 1st Infantry Division was the first to reach ...
Friday, July 7
First Friday Members' Class
First Friday Members' Class