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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!

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The 2018 Winter Quarterly newsletter is now available in digital format. To access it, go to:
2018 Winter Quarterly
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Winter 2018 Quarterly

The Winter 2018 quarterly has been mailed out. It is available in digital format now.

Board Meetings

The Idaho Genealogical Society Board of Directors hold meetings monthly, except for December.
The April meeting will start at 11:30 am on Wednesday, April 16, 2019 in the Shared Study Room at the Library! at Hillcrest, located at 5246 West Overland Road, Boise, Idaho. All members and others who have an interest are welcome to attend.

Dead Relative Collectors Meetings

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April DRCTodd Johnson will share how to use old newspapers to make new discoveries about your family.
The Idaho Genealogical Society is sponsoring this free event which starts at 12:30 pm for the general public. The presentation will be held at the Library! at Hillcrest, located at 5246 West Overland Road, Boise, Idaho.

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