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Happy New Year! Just a reminder that 2015 IGS dues are now due. Dues are on an annual basis (January 1 through December 31). A new membership form has been posted.
The 2014 Winter Quarterly is now available. To access it, and all other quarterly issues, go to:
Members Only Access
Online Version of the Cumulative Index of Footprints
Volunteer Opportunities
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The Idaho Genealogical Society has published a collection of recipes in a cookbook titled
"150 Years of Idaho Cooking", in honor of the Idaho Territorial Sesquicentennial. The book includes a number of recipes from Idaho's historical past, including interesting notes and anecdotes about the recipe or its contributor.
Visit the IGS Publications page to order, or Click Here!
Cookbook Cover

Board Meetings

The Idaho Genealogical Society will hold its board meetings at the Lake Hazel Library until further notice. Everyone is welcome to attend. The Lake Hazel Library is located at the corner of Five Mile and Lake Hazel, 10489 Lake Hazel Road, Boise, Idaho 83709.
Next meeting time and location:
There will be no meeting in December.
January 17, 2015 in the Conference Room. This will be a special "Planning and Vision" meeting. We will meet from Noon to 4:00 p.m., and we invite anyone who has ideas to improve the way we operate, ideas for classes, topics we should cover in the quarterly magazine, or any other positive input, please join us.

Dead Relative Collectors Meetings

The Dead Relative Collectors (DRC) meetings will be held on the same dates and at the same location as the board meetings, starting at 12:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.
The DRC will meet on January 31, 2015 (please note the date change). The topic will be "Scandinavian Roots" and will be presented by Marilyn Nevala. Thanks, Marilyn!

Links to Neighboring States' Genealogical Organizations

Montana State Genealogical Society Montana State Genealogical Society
Oregon Genealogical Society Oregon Genealogical Society
Utah Genealogical Association Utah Genealogical Association
Washington State Genealogical Society Washington State Genealogical Society