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Saturday, December 10
Grays Harbor Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Aberdeen Museum of History, 111 East 3rd Street, Aberdeen
The Grays Harbor Genealogical Society will host its annual Holiday Potluck at the Aberdeen Museum of History. For more information, visit the GHGS website.


Saturday, December 10
Civil War Veteran Funeral  (Special events)
12:00 pm
Tahoma National Cemetery, 18600 SE 240th Street, Kent, WA
The Puget Sound Civil War Roundtable, in conjunction with the Missing in America Project and the National Cemetery Administration, is sponsoring the burial of James H. Powers, Jr., a Civil War veteran who died in 1921. His wife Irene Hannah Powers will also be interred. For more information, view the flyer below or visit the PSCWRT website.


Saturday, December 10
Seattle Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Seattle Genealogical Society Library, 6200 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA
The Seattle Genealogical Society is sponsoring "Do You Have Irish Ancestors?" on Saturday, December 10. Learn about an Irish life that unfolded across two continents from the second half of the 1800's into the early years of the 1900's. Also learn about the genealogical research that made this story possible as presented by Kim Burkhardt. For more information, visit the SGS website.


Monday, December 12
Wenatchee Area Genealogical Society Library Open Extra Day  (Special events)
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Museum Annex Building, 127 South Mission Street, Wenatchee
Drop-In Day at the Wenatchee Area Genealogical Society (WAGS) Library! WAGS doesn't usually have a membership meeting in December, so their librarians took matters into their own hands, and decided to open their library an extra day. Stop by on Monday, December 12, anytime from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Even in the midst of all your December busy-ness, here is an opportunity to do a bit of quiet research. Be sure to check out their new digital preservation equipment, and see how this technique might fit your goals for preserving and sharing your family's genealogy!
 
The WAGS Library is located in the Museum Annex Building, 127 South Mission Street, Wenatchee (corner of Mission and Yakima). Besides this extra day, their regular library hours are 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., Tuesday and Saturday. Library telephone: 509-888-6246. WAGS website: www.wags-web.org
 


Monday, December 12
Whatcom Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
2:00 pm
Elks Lodge, 710 Samish Way, Bellingham, WA
The Whatcome Genealogical Society is hosting Kim Burkhardt who will discuss her book, "Rising From Obscurity: Harriet Susannah Ellis." The book covers life in Ireland in the second half of the 1800's to the early 1900's, and should be of great interest to those of us with Irish roots. Meetings are open to the general public. Visitors are encouraged to attend! For more information, visit the WGS website.


Tuesday, December 13
Stillaguamish Valley Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
12:00 pm
Stilliguamish Room, 154 Cox Avenue, Haller Park, Arlington, WA
The Stillaguamish Valley Genealogical Society will host their annual Holiday Potluck Lunch on Tuesday, December 13 at noon. For more information, contact Pam Liebelt at 6liebs@frontier.com or visit the Stilly website


Friday, December 16
Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
LDS Church, 8677 Madison Avenue, Bainbridge Island, WA
The Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society (BIGS) will host their annual "Holiday Show and Tell" so members can share ancestral tales, treasures, research aids and/or tell about a discovery, progress, breakthrough or other highlight of the year. For more information, visit the BIGS website or call (206) 842-4978.



Saturday, January 7, 2017
Yakima Valley Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am
YVGS Library, 1901 S 12th Ave, Union Gap, WA
General Meeting followed by program: Immigration Policies with Judy Schuster. For more information, visit the YVGS website.


Saturday, January 14, 2017
Skagit Valley Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Burlington Senior Center, 1011 Greenleaf Ave., Burlington
The Skagit Valley Genealogical Society's January 14, 2017 meeting will feature professional genealogist Linda Duffield discussing "The Scandinavian Immigrant Experience." She will talk about her research using the Pacific Lutheran University's archives and how to access the on-line information. For more information, visit the SVGS website.


Saturday, January 28, 2017
WSGS Board Meeting  (WSGS - sponsored)
Yakima Valley Genealogical Society Library, 1901 S. 12th Avenue, Union Gap, WA
Visitors are welcome to attend the WSGS Board Meeting, For more information, email Info@wasgs.org



Saturday, February 4, 2017
Yakima Valley Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am
YVGS Library, 1901 S 12th Ave, Union Gap, WA
General Meeting followed by program: Copyright vs Plagiarism with Sue Ericksen. For more information, visit the YVGS website.


Wednesday, February 8, 2017 through Saturday, February 11, 2017
RootsTech 2017  (Conferences & Seminars)
Salt Palace Convention Center, Salt Lake City, Utah
Attend the largest global genealogy conference to learn more about your family history, interact with new technology or share your innovative ideas with the world. For more information, visit the Rootstech website.



Saturday, March 4, 2017
Yakima Valley Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am
YVGS Library, 1901 S 12th Ave, Union Gap, WA
General Meeting followed by program: Facebook & Genealogical Research with Chris Cook. For more information, visit the YVGS website.


Saturday, March 11, 2017
Grays Harbor Genealogical Society Spring Workshop  (Conferences & Seminars)
Aberdeen Museum of History, 111 East 3rd Street, Aberdeen
The Grays Harbor Genealogical Society is hosting its Spring Workshop on Saturday, March 11, 2017. The host speaker will be Janet O'Conor Camarata. For more information, visit the GHGS website.



Saturday, April 1, 2017
Yakima Valley Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am
YVGS Library, 1901 S 12th Ave, Union Gap, WA
General Meeting followed by program: Homestead Records Online wth Richard Kyle. For more information, visit the YVGS website.


Friday, April 21, 2017
WSGS Board Meeting  (WSGS - sponsored)
Yakima Valley Genealogical Society Library, 1901 S. 12th Avenue, Union Gap, WA
Visitors are welcome to attend the WSGS Board Meeting. For more information, email Info@wasgs.org.


Saturday, April 22, 2017
Skagit Valley Genealogical Society Spring Seminar  (Conferences & Seminars)
Details will be forthcoming. Visit the SVGS website


Skagit Valley Genealogical Society Spring Seminar  (Conferences & Seminars)
The Skagit Valley Genealogical Society is hosting its Spring Seminar on Saturday, April 22, celebrating the 150th anniversary between Canada and Washington, USA. The theme of the seminar is "Children of a Common Mother" with Dave Obee of Canada and Mary Kathryn Kozy. For more information, visit the SVGS website.


Saturday, April 22, 2017
Yakima Valley Genealogical Society Spring Seminar  (Conferences & Seminars)
8:30 am to 4:00 pm
Mt. Olive Lutheran Church, 7809 Tieton Drive, Yakima, WA
The Yakima Valley Genealogical Society is hosting its annual Spring Seminar on Saturday, April 22, 2017. The featured speaker will be Jay Fonkert from St. Paul, Minnesota. Visit his blog for more information about Jay.
Topics will be: 1. Genealogy Detective Skills - Following Clues from the Census
                      2. Finding Your Pre-1850 American Ancestors
                      3. Why Were They There?
                      4. Who's on First? Merging & Separating Identities in Family History Research.
 
Please watch the YVGS website for additional information and registration form at yvgs.net.


Friday, April 28, 2017 through Saturday, April 29, 2017
Tacoma-Pierce County Genealogical Society Spring Seminar  (Conferences & Seminars)
La Quinta Inn and Suites, 1425 East 27th Street, Tacoma WA
The Tacoma-Pierce County Genealogical Society will host Judy Russell at their annual Spring Seminar on April 29, 2017. Details will be forthcoming on the TPCGS website.


Saturday, April 29, 2017 through Sunday, April 30, 2017
Genealogical Forum of Oregon Spring Seminar  (Conferences & Seminars)
Milwaukie Center on Saturday, GFO Library on Sunday
The Genealogical Forum of Oregon (GFO) is hosting its Spring Seminar on April 29 - 30, 2017. The keynote speaker will be John Philip Colletta. Topics include immigration and naturalization, storytelling and writing. For more information, visit the GFO website.



Saturday, May 13, 2017 through Saturday, May 13, 2017
National Genealogical Society (NGS)   (Conferences & Seminars)
Raleigh Convention Center, 500 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh, North Carolina
he National Genealogical Society 2017 Family History Conference will be held 10-13 May 2017 in the Raleigh Convention Center, 500 S. Salisbury Street, Raleigh, North Carolina. The convention center is located in the Fayetteville Street district. This area of the city features a large number of restaurants that offer dining experiences ranging from casual to upscale. A few blocks north of the convention center is the Capital District, which includes the State Archives, the State Library, the North Carolina Museum of History, the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, and the Capitol building.
 
Visit  the NGS website for more information.


Saturday, May 20, 2017
SGS Spring Seminar  (Conferences & Seminars)
To be determined
Seattle Genealogical Society's Spring Seminar will feature Lisa Alzo, the Accidental Genealogist. For more information about the seminar, visit the SGS website.



Friday, July 28, 2017 through Sunday, July 30, 2017
International Germanic Genealogy Conference  (Conferences & Seminars)
Minneapolis Marriott Northwest, 7025 Northland Drive North, Brooklyn Park, MN
The German-American Genealogical Partnership (GAGP) is sponsoring their innaugural conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota on July 28 - 30, 2017. The theme of the conference is "Connections: International. Cultural. Personal. Visit their website or the flyer below.



Wednesday, August 16, 2017 through Saturday, August 19, 2017
Northwest Genealogy Conference  (Conferences & Seminars)
Byrnes Performing Arts Center, 18821 Crown Ridge Blvd., Arlington, WA
The theme of the 4th annual Northwest Genealogy Conference is "Where Does Your Story Begin?" Kenyatta Berry, one of the hosts of the PBS hit "Genealogy Roadshow," will be one of the many outstanding presenters. Registration is open by visiting the NWGC website.


Wednesday, August 30, 2017 through Saturday, September 2, 2017
Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS)  (Conferences & Seminars)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylania
For more information, visit the FGS website.



Thursday, September 21, 2017 through Saturday, September 23, 2017
Montana Genealogical Society Annual Conference  (Conferences & Seminars)
Billings, Montana
For more information, visit the Montana Genealogical Society's website.


Saturday, September 23, 2017
WSGS Board Meeting  (WSGS - sponsored)
Yakima Valley Genealogical Society Library, 1901 S. 12th Avenue, Union Gap, WA
Visitors are welcome to attend the WSGS Board Meeting. For more information, email Info@wasgs.org.



Saturday, October 21, 2017
SGS Fall Seminar  (Conferences & Seminars)
To be determined
The Seattle Genealogical Society will host Dick Eastman, author of Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter, at its annual Fall Seminar. For more information, visit the SGS website.