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Group Meetings


Meetings are held at the St. Louis County Headquarters Library Auditorium located at 1640 South Lindbergh Boulevard, St. Louis, Missouri unless stated otherwise.





September 9    - Saturday 1:00 to 4:00 pm Please bring an item that your immigrant or their children, family brought in to America from Germany, or a photo of them, something they possessed. Tell the group what you have of theirs and tell us something about them and their lives, in Germany or America. Also how are you carrying for this item? Are you following archival methods?


November 22   - Wednesday 6:30 to 8:30 pm

December 9     - Saturday 1:00 to 4:00 pm


One on One Help


One of our new things for 2016 with the group is to offer one on one help with your German research on a quarterly basis.  Some volunteers will be in the History & Genealogy Dept. at the St. Louis County Headquarters Library on:


None scheduled Right Now



Other Events


None scheduled Right Now




Other Notes


St. Louis County Library Special Collections Department has tours of their department and all the books, films and everything they have. Tours are the first Wednesday and third Saturday of the month at 10:30 am Just show up and GOOOO!!!!!! 314-994-3300 extension 2070. Tier 4 open to the public every third Saturday at 10:30 am. There are 13,000 + family histories, school yearbooks, and materials for states west of the Mississippi and more.

To receive Missouri History NewseNewsletter from the Missouri History Museum Library send an email to  write the word “subscribe” in the subject line, give name and e-mail.

Get your monthly PastPorts published by the St. Louis County Library, All the past editions are there from Nov 2008 to present month. The March 2015 issue has a great article on STL German churches.





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