Morris Area Genealogy Society meetings are held the first Tuesday of the month, from September through May, at the Morris County Library, 30 East Hanover Ave., Whippany, NJ.  Refreshments are served at 6:30; the program begins at 7:00.  (Directions to the Library) 

A list of our past monthly programs, since the startup of MAGS in 1988, can be found here. 

In addition to its regular meetings, MAGS also sponsors Special Interest Groups.

2014 - 2015 Meeting Schedule :


Date Topic

2 Sept 2014

City Records: New Dimensions in Family History: Maureen Wlodarczyk, Author
Maureen Wlodarczyk, author of Past-Forward, and Young and Wicked, will share some of her discoveries and resources as she searched out the lives and challenges of her immigrant ancestors and kindred in the late nineteenth century.

A beloved storyteller, Ms. Wlodarczyk is also a columnist and blogger ( Canary in a Cage is her third book of true family stories from the nineteenth century. Her latest book, Jersey! Then...Again gathers thirty-six remarkable and quirky stories from the early 1800's through the 1940's.

7 Oct 2014


3 Nov 2014


Election Day - Yes, the library is open.

9 Dec 2014

Annual Holiday Party. Members Only
Come share in the fun! We’ll hear stories from members and draw for turns at the gift exchange table. If you can, please bring a treat to eat/share and an item to give away at the “gift exchange.” Such items may be items potentially of interest to a genealogist— books that you’re finished with, genealogical periodicals, reference CDs, etc. 

6 Jan 2015 TBD
3 Feb 2015 TBD
3 Mar 2015 TBD
7 Apr  2015 TBD
5 May 2015 TBD

This is also the MAGS Annual Meeting where we vote for incoming Board members.
  There are generally no meetings in June, July and August.


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