DRGS Used Book Sale

DRGS Library 28639 Division St., Flat Rock, MI

June 7, 8, and 9, 2022, from 1 PM to 6 PM each day. At DRGS Library and hallway, inside Flat Rock Schools Admin Building. Hardcover and softcover books and pamphlets Research volumes and DRGS publications Local city, county, and church histories Local Cemetery books Free will donation 28639 Division St. at Gibraltar Rd. Flat ... Read more

DRGS Annual Pot Luck Dinner

Copeland Center 2306 Fourth Street, Wyandotte, Michigan

Setup at 5:15 pm Doors open at 5:30  pm Dinner starts at 6:00 pm The meeting and program (below) begin at 7:00 pm The DGS Annual Pot Luck Dinner returns on Wednesday, June 15, 2022, before our evening presentation. Sign-up sheets will be available at our meetings before the pot-luck to track each member's bringing ... Read more

Prohibition’s Proving Ground: Cops, Cars and Rumrunners in the Toledo-Detroit-Windsor Corridor with Joseph Boggs

Copeland Center 2306 Fourth Street, Wyandotte, Michigan

Do you like stories about booze, cars, cops, and crime? Then join Joe Boggs, the author of a new book called Prohibition's Proving Ground, as he shares how prohibition enforcement and automobile culture collided on the Toledo-Detroit-Windsor corridor. With a special emphasis on the Downriver area, the presentation will focus on how our region's automobile ... Read more

Suffragists Almost There with Gary Rembisz

Copeland Center 2306 Fourth Street, Wyandotte, Michigan

It took 72 years for women to gain their right to vote. In 1848 the first women’s convention was held in Seneca Fall, NY where the Declaration of Sediments was signed. Single women had few rights, married women had no rights, not even to their own paycheck. Her possessions and gifts belonged to their husbands, ... Read more