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Tuesday, August 5
Puget Sound Genealogical Society  (Local Society)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sylvan Way Library 1301 Sylvan Way, Bremerton
Free genealogy class. "Jumping the Big Pond - Migration Patterns across the Atlantic".
 
Contact Phone: 360 475-9172
 
"Jumping the Big Pond - Migration Patterns across the
Atlantic." Join Dr. Karl Kumm as he shares the research steps needed
before jumping the pond. He will show us how to examine the history of the
varied immigrations from colonial through twentieth century periods and the
forces driving them to the new world, and identify the record sources that can
be relevant to our research. Attendees must preregister for this class as space
is limited. Register at the Genealogy Center at the Sylvan Way Library, 1301
 
 Bring a bag lunch and note taking material.
 



Thursday, August 14
WSGS Board Meeting  (State Society)
3:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Quality Inn (Breakfast Nook) , Arlington. 5200 172nd Street NE,
Directions:  Use exit 206 from I - 5.  The Quality Inn is located
behind the Buzz Inn Steakhouse at the south end of the Arlington Airport.
 


Thursday, August 14
Lower Columbia Genealogical Society  (Local Society)
7:00 pm
Somerset Retirement Apts 2025 Tibbetts Dr Longview
General Meeting: Google Books, Internet Archives, Family Search Books, presented by Judy Whipple.
 
Visitors Welcome.


Friday, August 15 through Saturday, August 16
Washington State Genealogical Society Annual Conference  (State Society)
Byrnes Performing Arts Center, Arlington WA
Host Society Stillaguamish Valley Genealogical Society

D. Joshua of "Who Do You Think You Are?" and "Genealogy Roadshow" fame will
be the marquee speaker at the 2014 Washington State Genealogy Conference. We
are also featuring some of the best genealogy speakers in the northwest and
the nation. This conference will help you destroy your brick walls, advance
your skills, and further your research. Speakers will explore methodology,
technology, and DNA.  Some will demonstrate great techniques, others the use
of technology, plus some will explain how you can incorporate science into
your research. For more information visit http://www.wsgs2014conference.com/
 


Thursday, August 21 through Sunday, August 24
Society for German Genealogy in Eastern Europe  (Other)
Coast Plaza Hotel & Conference Center, Calgary, Alberta
2014 Convention :Sessions will include presentations on the genealogy, culture and history of Germans who migrated through Poland, Volhynia, and surrounding areas. Information about SGGEE as an organization, a Convention registration form, and a detailed list of speakers and topics will be posted on the Convention link at https://www.sggee.org/convention/convention_news.html


Saturday, August 23
Puget Sound Genealogical Society  (Local Society)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sylvan Way Library 1301 Sylvan Way, Bremerton
Free class. "Genealogy 101 - Beginning Genealogy"
 
Contact Phone: 360 475 9172
 
Free class. "Genealogy 101 -Beginning Genealogy".
Join us as we learn about ancestor charts, family group sheets and the basics
of listing sources. Get tips on conducting family interviews and organizing
papers. Explore computerized genealogy.
 
Class is limited so please register in advance by calling

Bring note-taking material and a sack lunch.
 


Wednesday, August 27
Puget Sound Genealogical Society  (Local Society)
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Sylvan Way Library 1301 Sylvan Way, Bremerton
Free genealogy program. "Uncover the History of Your
House".
 
Contact Phone: (360) 475-9172
 
Free genealogy program. "Uncover the History of Your
House". Join us as Midori Okazaki, archivist from the Puget Sound Branch
of the Washington State Archives, explains the many resources that are
available (online and off) and here to find them. Are there records telling who
built the house, when it was built, who owned it and any interesting stories
about it? Come and hear what Midori has to share with us.
 



Tuesday, September 2
Puget Sound Genealogical Society  (Local Society)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sylvan Way Library 1301 Sylvan Way, Bremerton
Free Class. "DNA and Genealogy".
 
Contact Phone: (360) 475-9172
 
Free Genealogy class. "DNA and Genealogy". Join us
as professional genealogist Claudia Breland talks about the basics of the DNA
molecule, how it can help you discover your roots, the best companies to test
with, and how to join with others to find a common heritage.
 
Class size is limited. Register in advance at the Genealogy
Bring a sack lunch and note-taking material.
 


Thursday, September 11
Lower Columbia Genealogical Society  (Local Society)
7:00 pm
Somerset Retirement Apts 2025 Tibbetts Dr Longview
General Meeting: Using Pinterest in Genealogy, presented by Marlene Stirling.
 
Visitors Welcome.


Saturday, September 27
Puget Sound Genealogical Society  (Local Society)
8:15 am
Poulsbo Community Church 651 Finn Hill Rd
“Uncover Your Family Roots” with guest speaker Bret Petersen.
Four topics:
*Jumping “the pond” – research in England.
*Using Newspapers in Research: You sNEWS you lose.
*Your head is in the Cloud and Your Feet on the Ground.
*Sources for Vital Records Before They Existed.
 
Registration fee: $30.00 ($35.00 after September 13, 2014.)
Please see PSGS website for further information on guest speaker, ordering lunch, raffle tickets and registration form www.pusogensoc.org/seminar2014.
 



Saturday, October 4
Whatcom Genealogical Society  (Local Society)
Bellingham Technical College
FALL SEMINAR:  Speakers will be ERic Strischein & Jim Johnson.


Thursday, October 9
Lower Columbia Genealogical Society  (Local Society)
7:00 pm
Somerset Retirement Apts 2025 Tibbetts Dr Longview
General Meeting: Digging Up New Dirt, presented by Stephen Morrison.
 
Visitors Welcome.


Saturday, October 25
Lower Columbia Genealogical Society  (Local Society)
10:00 am
Longview Public Library
Computer Interest Group.



Thursday, November 13
Lower Columbia Genealogical Society  (Local Society)
7:00 pm
Somerset Retirement Apts 2025 Tibbetts Dr Longview
General Meeting: Probate Records, presented by Keith Pyeatt.
 
Visitors Welcome.



Saturday, June 27, 2015
WSGS Annual Conference  (State Society)
Ellensburg, Washington.
Daivid Rencher will be the all day speaker.