Mark Procknik

Mark Procknik

2016 Annual Meeting

See 2016 Annual Meeting Current Offers Available for Members and slides from the Annual Meeting in the Members-Only Section of the Website.

See pictures from the Annual Meeting

Kendra Field

Kendra Field

Margaret Sullivan

Margaret Sullivan

Date: Saturday, November 5, 2016, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Location: Marlborough Country Club, 200 Concord Road, Marlborough, Massachusetts 01752

See directions to the Marlborough Country Club.

Car Pooling: We have set up an online carpool for the event at GroupCarpool. The link to the MSOG carpool, “MSOG Annual Meeting” is here. The link to the main site with a video on how it works is groupcarpool.com. This is free, does not require a login, and works by emailing drivers and riders when new information is added. It also works on smartphones in the browser, no app required.

Last day to register was October 22.  No walk-ins will be accepted.

Program

Time
8:30-9:00 am Registration and Hospitality
Exhibit area open
9:00-10:15 am Welcome
MSOG Annual Meeting
10:30-11:30 am Our Whaling Ancestors
Mark Procknik
11:30-noon Break – Exhibit Area Open
noon-1:00 pm Buffet Lunch
The menu includes:
New England Clam Chowder
Garden Salad
Choice of: Herb & Lemon Oven Roasted Bone-In Chicken OR Sam Adam Beer Battered Fish & Chips
Cole Slaw and Green Bean Casserole
Apple Crisp and Vanilla Ice Cream
If you have any special food needs, please let us know on the registration form under Special Requests.
1:00-2:00 pm  Pride, Shame, and  Silence: Family Histories, Race, and the Archive
Kendra Field
2:00-2:30 pm Break – Exhibit Area Open
2:30-3:30 pm

On the Job: Ancestors Who Worked in the Public Sector
Margaret Sullivan

3:30-4:00 pm Drawings
Conference Wrap-up, and door prizes
4:00-5:00 pm Suggested: continue the celebration at the bar

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