French-Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan
P.O. Box 1900, Royal Oak, 48068-1900
French-Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan meetings are free and open to the public.   
NOTE: Digital presentations through Zoom will occur on our normal meeting days and times (the second Saturday of the month, at 11:00 a.m. EST).  To attend the Zoom Presentations, check your email for registration links sent from the French-Canadian Heritage Society of Michigan.  If you currently do not have an email associated with your account, but you would like to participate in the Zoom meetings, please make sure you include an email address either on your renewal membership form or on your online membership form, if you renew on our website.   To update your account with an email address immediately, you can also send a message to:
Shown below are the Zoom presenters and their topic of discussion for the month.  You can go to our FCHSM Facebook Page  ( for changes and further updates.
FCHSM Members - check your e-mails for a link to register for a Zoom Meeting 
or check our FB Page for a link:
Saturday, January 13, 2024 – 11:00 AM EST - Speaker Mark Walczynski, “Marquette’s 1673 Map: Places, Features and Issues”. The program will include information about villages that Marquette and Joliet visited, geographical features and a discussion of certain problems that exist between the famous map and Marquette’s written report. (Zoom Meeting) 
Saturday, February 10, 2024 – 11:00 AM EST – Speaker Judy Muhn, “DNA: How, Where and Why Should I Test?” (Zoom Meeting)
Saturday, March 9, 2024 - 11:00 AM EST – Annual get Acquainted meeting. Please bring details of your earliest French-Canadian ancestor who lived in Michigan to share – Plan for in-person meeting at the Clinton-Macomb Public Library Main Branch (Romeo Plank Rd).
Saturday, April 13, 2024 – 11:00 AM EST – Speaker Guillaume Teasdale“Connections, Disconnections: The St.Lawrence Valley and the Detroit River Region in the Pre-Industrial Era.” (Hybrid In Person/Zoom Meeting) at the Mt. Clemens Public Library, 150 Cass Avenue, Mt. Clemens, MI 48043.
Saturday, May 11, 2024 - 11:00 AM - Speaker Erika Hartley, Update on Fort St. Joseph Excavation.  Additional details to follow. 
Friday, May 17, 2024 - Sunday, May 19, 2004 - Fourth Annual French Heritage Corridor in Detroit and Monroe, Michigan.  Additional details to follow.
Sunday, July 21, 2024–12:00 PM EST–The French Novena at the Basilica of Ste. Anne de Détroit, followed by a buffet in the upper hall. 
Saturday August 3 to Sunday August 4, 2024 - FCHSM Field Trip to the Fort St. Joseph Open House in Niles, Michigan.  Additional Details to Follow.
FCHSM is a 501 (c) (3) charitable organization. Your financial support of the FCHSM is welcomed; donations beyond membership dues are tax deductible.