FlintGenealogical Society
Flint Genealogical Society
Serving Flint and Genesee County
Hands Across The Generations
Linden School 1871 - 2001
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The Flint Genealogical Society's
Next meeting will be: 
November 2, 2021  at   7 pm
at the
Burton Senior Center.
3410 S Grand Traverse St
Burton,  MI   48529
Jeff Mason.
Death & Taxes.
- 2 Things You Cannot Afford to Miss:
A Genealogical Perspective.
Jeff Mason
( * Info updated on October 9, 2021 )
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FPL @ Courtland Center is Now Open!

Welcome Back Patrons!

The Flint Public Library is now open for Lobby Service at Courtland Center.

You’ll find our new temporary location at Courtland Center (4190 E. Court St., Burton). Visitors should use the main entrance (Entrance A) and then look for the Library signage just east of Sloan Museum @ Courtland.

Patrons are welcome to spend fifteen minutes (the CDC threshold for COVID exposure) in FPL@Courtland Center. A mask and social distancing are required.

Pick-up holds, browse CDs, DVDs, books on CD, new books, holiday books, & a selection of Children’s books, check out and sign-up for or renew a library card in the Library Lobby located east of Sloan Museum.

The Annex will be closed. No patron access to computers, printers, scanners, fax machine, research genealogy or local history.

Check our calendar (see header Join In) for upcoming  virtual events.

Our hours at Courtland Center are:  

  • Tuesday through Thursday from 11:00am – 7:30pm
  • Friday and Saturday from 9:00am – 5:30pm
  • The Library will be closed on Sundays and Mondays.

Plenty of free parking is available, and the mall is served by the #10 bus (Richfield Rd.).

To help you spend minimal time in the Library, consider these options.

  • Select items from our online catalog and place them on hold.  Or call 810-232-7111 option 5 and we will place the holds for you. You will receive an email when your items are available. Then just come to the Library when those items are ready.  You can pick them up and check them out right at the front lobby.
  • Use your Library Card to download books, audiobooks, magazines, music and more from our website.
  • Request an E-Card from our website that will allow you to download materials.  You can convert your E-Card to a full-service card (allowing checkout) any time you visit the Library. E-Cards are available to anyone in Genesee County through September 30, 2020.


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November 2nd
Flint Genealogcal Society Meeting
  FGS Monthly Meeting,  will be at the   Burton Senior Center 3410 S Grand Traverse St Flint, MI   48507-1712   Our speaker will be    Jeff Mason.     Topic will be    Death & Taxes  - 2 Things You Cannot Afford to Miss: A Genealogical Perspective.       See ...
December 7th
Flint Genealogcal Society Meeting
  FGS Monthly Meeting,  will be at the   Burton Senior Center 3410 S Grand Traverse St Flint, MI   48507-1712   Our speaker will be    TBA.     Topic will be    TBA.       See the December 2021 newsletter for more info. Visitors are always welcome.     ...