September 2020 - Bill Bosch "Agriculture and Forestry in the 19th Century Russia" is the featured speaker in our first ever zoom meeting.
October 2019 - Find a Grave expert, Robert (Bob) Rowe, is the featured speaker.
November 2017 - Kristi Graner shares photos and her story of her recent trip to Ukraine and Transnistria where her ancestral village (Glueckstal) is located.
November 2016 - Frieda Hofer
September 2015 - Robert Russel, Director at Northern State University discusses NSU's efforts to document the Germans from Russia memories via oral history, how NSU will establish a GfR research center and how it will be useful for students and genealogists alike. Although the focus is to gain information about South Dakota natives it also has included North Dakota natives since many ND natives have family in SD too. These photos also include North Star Chapter members who have been interviewed so far by Robert.
May 2015 - The North Star Chapter "Ah One, Ah Two.........." A Musical Tribute to Lawrence Welk
March 2015 - Carolyn Schott discuss the state of Ukraine in 2015 and what the political issues mean for the people of Ukraine.
February 2015 - Duane Stabler presents a look at Agriculture in the upper Great Plains - through Grandfather's Eyes - NO PICTURES
November 2014 - Pastor Alexander Scheiermann and Pastor Don Richman (translating) shares experiences growing up in Communist Russia then later becoming a pastor in an area near present day Volga region.
October 2014 - Milt Ost discusses the material he gathered for his latest book Tumbleweeds Burning - A Novel
September 2014 - at the Glockenspiel Restaurant in St. Paul - great food and wonderful visiting
Summer 2014 - Hollyhocks Readings at Coffee Shops
January 2014 - Hollyhocks and Grasshoppers Celebration at the NSC - The book launch was celebrated by readings and some special displays.
November 2013 - Duane Stabler discusses the history of Walworth Co. SD with images of his book published in 2013
October 2013 - Ron Scherbenski shares his experience with the Mennonite community in Belize
February 2011 - Vernon Keel discusses the fictional history book "The Murdered Family" a book based on the murder of a GR family in North Dakota
October 2010 - Brent Mai
May 2010 - Memories-Stories-Poetry, Oh My! - Marleen Ehmann Bussma
March 2010 - John & Sue Groh explain and demonstrate German Russian ways
February 2010 - Soup Luncheon - Michael Miller, Director and Bibliographer of NDSU’s German Russian Heritage Collection (GRHC), will give a program profiling the mission and goals of this world-renowned non-profit organization (501-c3) located on the campus of North Dakota State University, Fargo
November 2009 - Robert Russel from Northern State University, Aberdeen SD, discusses the addition of GR archives to the NSU library
October 2009 - Glockenspiel Lunch Social
April 2009 - Spring Banquet
March 2008 - Soup Luncheon. Sam Brungardt had a short presentation on the different cuisine of the Volga Germans and the Black Sea Germans. Ten-year-old Cody Cosman, grandson of Lil and Dayton Ward, gave a speech about his great-great-great uncle John Heck.
February 2008 - Duane Stabler presents Through Grandfather's Eyes
November 2007 - Immigration History Center Tour
September 2007 - Mary Wertz discusses archiving
April 2007 - Debra Marquart is Spring Banquet Speaker
March 2007 - Ben Jacques
May 2006 - Charles Weiser acts out how is Grandfather Gottlieb would say
March 2006 - Jochim Pusch's experiences as a German Soldier & Allied POW
February 2006 - Debra Vevera explains
October 2005 - Loretta Bebeau discusses art of the German Russians
April 2005 - Art Stabner discusses a trip to the Ukraine
March 2005 - Jochim Pusch's experiences as a German Soldier & Allied POW
January 2005 - Ann Braaten discusses Textiles
September 2004 - Kathryn Dothy discusses her life
March 2004 - Marvin Renich shows the ways of German Russian Blacksmithing and iron works
February 2004 - Al Oster discusses his WWII Days
January 2004 - James Gessele & Carol Just discuss "Lost in Translation"
May 2003 - Charles Weiser acts out how is Grandfather Gottlieb would say
March 2003 - Curt Renz discusses Genealogy
November 2002 - Margaret Freeman visits the North Star Chapter
November 2000 - Allyn Brosz explains Passenger Lists
February 2000 - Gwen Pritzkau updates us on LDS documenation
1999 - Tom and Jan Stangl explain EWZ Records
Jaci Williams presents Games of our Ancestors
James Gessele discusses John Fast
Lew & Donna Marquart visit the North Star Chapter
Mayo Flegel discusses his experiences while visiting Russia
Nancy West shares her knowledge
Otto Pohl shares his knowledge of Eastern Europe
Shirley Nitchke discusses her latest book