Upcoming events

    • May 15, 2021
    • 1:00 PM (UTC-06:00)
    • WGS Zoom Webinar

    Learn about Susanna Madora (Dora) Salter, the first woman in America to be elected as a town Mayor. She governed as Mayor for Argonia, Kansas during the unrest at a time of strong opposition to liquor and supported by the WCTU voters.


    Bonnie Johnson will perform a 1st-person account of Mayor Salter. Salter turned the tables on many in the local  political environment who had conspired to discredit her activities. Her story is inspiring to think about while researching the women in your ancestral tree.



    CLICK HERE for Registration.


    • October 09, 2021
    • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM (UTC-00:00)
    • Eugene M. Hughes Metropolitan Complex

    Save the Date:  October 9th, 2021

    Lisa Louise Cooke found her passion for family history at her grandmother’s knee at the age of 8. She is now the owner of Genealogy Gems, a genealogy and family history multi-media company founded in 2007. She is Producer and Host of the Genealogy Gems Podcast, the popular online genealogy audio show available at www.GenealogyGems.com.


    Lisa will share expert genealogy tips and insight during these four sessions.

    • Google Search Methodology
    • How to Save your Research from Destruction
    • How to Organize All this Genealogy Stuff
    • How to Reopen & Work a Genealogical Cold Case

    For more information and how to register, CLICK HERE.

Past events

April 17, 2021 The G.A.R. in Kansas
March 20, 2021 DNA for Genealogy - Clusters
February 20, 2021 Dockum Drugstore Sit-In Webinar
January 16, 2021 January 2021 Webinar

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