Scott County Iowa Geneological Society: Bridging Past and Future Generations


Richardson-Sloane Collection Center is scheduled to reopen August 3rd, by appointment only for the following services: -Genealogical/family history research -Local history research.
Appointments are limited to one hour and based on staff availability.  Apointments can be made by calling 563-326-7902, emailing  Meeting rooms are unable until further notice.

Davenport Public Library, Main Street, Eastern & Fairmount Branches has reopened with Limited Services, visit website for further information. Meeting & study rooms are unavailable until further notice.

–Regular Monthly Meeting 2020 – 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted (5:30 p.m. Board Meeting)
   – Large Meeting Room, Lower Level, Davenport Public Library, 321 Main Street, Davenport, IA Meeting rooms are unavailable until further notice

  • September 14 – SCIGS meeting will be using Zoom, about the German American Heritage Center & Museum – Questions for the Museum are requested to be submitted in advance via email to  Log in information will be sent to SCIGS members via email.  Non-members may contact for further information.
  • October 5 –  What’s New in Special Collections, presented by Kathryn Kuntz
  • November 2  – 6:00 p.m. – Annual Banquet Meeting
  • December 7 – So Many Newspapers, So Little Time, presented by Anne Thomas – A newspaper article not only tells you about a birth, marriage or death.  It can give a glimpse as to how your ancestor lived.  Learn about websites, library, historical societies and other sources for find newspaper articles about your ancestors.

Rock Island County Illinois Genealogical Society (RICIGS) –
 –Monthly Meeting, Butterworth Education Center, 701 12th Avenue, Moline, IL – Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)

  • September 22 – Camp McClellan, presented by Kevin Braafladt
  • October 27 – Just Google It!, presented by Julie Vogel

Davenport Iowa Family History Center
Closed until further notice
–2020 Workshops -10:30 am-11:30 am, unless otherwise noted -4929 Wisconsin Avenue, Davenport, IA 52806 -563-386-7547

  • Nov 14 – Unusual or Little Used Resources


A portrait of Antoine Leclaire

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