The North Suburban Genealogical Society
Preserving the Past
Future Generations


Our goals are to promote an interest in genealogy, to instruct our members in careful,
documented research and to publish genealogical and historical information in

a newsletter six times a year.  Non-members are welcome to attend our meetings.

For questions about our group, please contact: NSGS@nsgsil.org

See below for meeting schedule and topics. 

Check out the latest NSGS postings on Facebook.

 NSGS is a proud FGS member! FGS web site 

Monthly meetings are on the second Saturday of the month. An annual luncheon is held in November and there is no December meeting. Meeting locations change so please be sure to note where the meeting is held.

Scroll down for addresses and maps for each location.


Saturday, April 11

at the

Glenview Public Library

The program is rescheduled for Feb 13, 2021

Speaker: Becky Lowery

“Maps and Land Records in Family Research”

The NSGS Board is exploring alternatives and methods for online meetings in place of our regular monthly meetings in the interim.  We will communicate with announcements in the future.

For a complete listing of all the monthly meetings, please click on the  EVENT CALENDAR located in the left column above.

To see all dates for the small groups click on the SHOW DETAILS link under the group you are interested in attending

Meeting locations

Glenview Public Library

1930 Glenview Road,  Glenview, Illinois

   Map to the Glenview Library

Northbrook History Museum

1776 Walters  Ave., Northbrook, Illinois.

Take ramp on park side of building to lower level.

Map to the Northbrook History Museum

Northbrook Public Library

1201 Cedar Lane, Northbrook, Illinois.

Map to the Northbrook Library


Wilmette Public Library

1242 Wilmette Avenue

Wilmette, Illinois

Meeting room is in lower level. 

Map to Wilmette Library

Most meeting handouts are available 
                  on the Meeting Handouts page.


Click on the Membership link in the left column. You can enroll online or print the form send it with your check to the address on the form (or bring to the next meeting)

In addition to sharing fellowship with like-minded genealogists at the monthly meetings, members receive an informative newsletter six time a year. An additional benefit of membership is the opportunity to participate in one of our three Writers Groups and our DNA Discovery Group. The groups meet monthly. Refer to the event list to the right for times and locations.

We are pleased to partner with both the Glenview and Northbrook libraries to help you solve a problem or get started with your genealogy research.  Volunteers are available:

See Glenview Library Calendar for weekly Genealogy Room Hours.

Northbrook Library has Drop-in Genealogy 3-5pm on the first Wednesday of the month. See Northbrook Library Calendar

Or contact the libraries for specific hours.

Of course you are welcome to attend one of our monthly meetings and meet others willing to share their expertise.

Upcoming events


11 Apr 2020 1:00 PM • Glenview Public Library at 1930 Glenview Road, Glenview
20 Apr 2020 10:00 AM • Presbyterian Home, Evanston
25 Apr 2020 1:00 PM • NBHS History Museum, 1776 Walters Ave, Northbrook
05 May 2020 6:30 PM • Northbrook History Museum - lower level, 1776 Walters Ave.
06 May 2020 3:00 PM • Northbrook Library - 2nd floor
09 May 2020 1:00 PM • Wilmette Public Library, 1242 wilmette ave., Wilmette, IL
11 May 2020 1:00 PM • The Book Market in the Glen, 2651 Navy Blvd, Glenview, IL
11 May 2020 7:00 PM • NBHS Heritage Center, 1812 Chapel Court, Northbrook
18 May 2020 10:00 AM • Presbyterian Home, Evanston
30 May 2020 1:00 PM • NBHS History Museum, 1776 Walters Ave, Northbrook
03 Jun 2020 3:00 PM • Northbrook Library - 2nd floor
08 Jun 2020 1:00 PM • The Book Market in the Glen, 2651 Navy Blvd, Glenview, IL
13 Jun 2020 1:00 PM • Genview Library at 1930 Glenview Road, Gleview
15 Jun 2020 10:00 AM • Presbyterian Home, Evanston






The North Suburban Genealogical Society,   P.O. Box 3032,   Glenview IL  60025            Email: NSGS@nsgsil.org
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