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Saturday, September 18 through Sunday, September 19
Society for German Genealogy in Eastern Europe  (Conferences & Seminars)
Virtual
The Society for German Genealogy in Eastern Europe (SGGEE) is hosting a virtual convention from 18 Sep through 19 Sep 2021. For updates, visit the SGGEE website.


Saturday, September 18
Grays Harbor Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Virtual
The program at the Grays Harbor Genealogical Society meeting will be a member discussion on "Where Were You Twenty Years Ago?" and other life-altering dates. For more information, email Info@graysharborgenealogy.com.


Saturday, September 18
South King County Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Virtual
The program at the South King County Genealogical Society meeting will be "Genealogical Proof for the Everyday Genealogist" with Annette Lyttle. How do we know if the facts we’ve uncovered about our ancestors are correct? How do we avoid attaching somebody else’s ancestors to our family tree? The Genealogical Proof Standard (GPS) is our guide to producing reliable research Results. This introduction to the Genealogical Proof Standard will get your research moving in the right direction and help; you avoid errors and frustration.”

Register in advance for this meeting: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAkd-CtqDIrHNaVmOZf2VyJNCgiisd2djKi
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. For more information, visit the SKCGS website.


Monday, September 20
Technology User Group  (Special Interest Group)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Virtual
The South King County Genealogical Society is hosting its Technology User special interest group. This month they'll discuss Facebook and Groups.io locality groups surnames and special genealogy interests. There are groups for almost any genealogy topic! How do you find the ones which will help you? We’ll look at Facebook, at Groups.io for localities, surnames, and other topics such as software, users of specialized sites, GenealogySquad, etc. Go to https://skcgs.groups.io/g/TUG for meeting link, meeting reminders and discussion.For more information, visit the SKCGS website.


Tuesday, September 21
Lewis County Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
6:30 pm
Virtual
The program at the Lewis County Genealogical Society's meeting will be "An Introduction to Genealogical Research at NARA" with Crystal Shurley and Brita Merkel, Archive Technicians with the National Archives in Seattle. Email info@walcgs.org for the Zoom link by Monday evening. For more information, visit the LCGS website.


Wednesday, September 22
Brags & Bricks  (Special Interest Group)
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Virtual
The Seattle Genealogical Society is hosting its Brags & Bricks Social Interest Group (Virtual). Join us for an informal social gathering. Share your recent genealogical successes and challenges, or just come to hang out with other genealogists.   Contact Sue at spinner3jensen@gmail.com


Saturday, September 25
Veterans Grab and Go  (Special events)
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Kitsap County
The Kitsap Area Veterans Alliance is sponsoring a "Veterans Grab & Go" in Bremerton, Poulsbo, Silverdale and Port Orchard. This event is open to all Kitsap County veterans. ID required (military retired ID, VA card or DD214). For more information, visit the KAVA interim website


Monday, September 27
Genealogy Chat  (Special Interest Group)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Virtual
The South King County Genealogical Society is hosting its Genealogy Chat special interest group. Meet up and chat about genealogy subjects and topics. We have no agenda; we just like one another! Go to https://skcgs.groups.io/g/Society for meeting link, discussion and meeting reminders. This is a virtual meeting with closed captioning available. Dial-in (audio only) is also available. For more information, visit the SKCGS website.


Tuesday, September 28
Tech Tuesday  (Special Interest Group)
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Virtual
The Seattle Genealogical Society's Tech Tuesday (virtual) is back by popular demand. This is an informal consultation time on DNA, genealogy, sofware or genealogy-related technical issues. All are welcome. No appointment necessary. For more information, visit the SGS website.


Wednesday, September 29
Brags & Bricks  (Special Interest Group)
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Virtual
The Seattle Genealogical Society is hosting its Brags & Bricks Social Interest Group (Virtual). Join us for an informal social gathering. Share your recent genealogical successes and challenges, or just come to hang out with other genealogists.   Contact Sue at spinner3jensen@gmail.com



Saturday, October 2
EWGS Fall Workshop  (Conferences & Seminars)
Virtual
The Eastern Washington Genealogical Society's Fall Workshop will feature Thomas MacEntee. For more information, visit the EWGS website.


Thursday, October 7
Mason County Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
7:00 pm
Virtual
The Mason County Genealogical Society meets on the first Thursday of each month. For more information, visit their website.


Saturday, October 9
Clallam County Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Virtual
The program for the Clallam County Genealogical Society meeting will be "The Orphan Train Movement: History, Genealogy, Legacy" with Michael Brophy. The Orphan Trains operated between 1854 and 1929, transporting 200,000+ children from New York to the Midwest and beyond. Over two million descendants live on to tell the stories of this uniquely American movement through oral history, genealogy research with ongoing, careful care of the unique records. Explore these ancestors in this unique lecture.

All are invited to join us to hear this outstanding speaker. To obtain the Zoom meeting number and the pass code, contact CCGS at 360-417-5000, Tuesday – Friday, 10am to 4pm or Saturday noon to 4pm.  For more information, visit the CCGS website.


Thursday, October 14
Lower Columbia Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
7:00 pm
Somerset Retirement Apartments, 20205 Tibbets Dr., Longview, WA
The program at the Lower Columbia Genealogical Society's next meeting is "That's My Story" by Lola Weber. For more information, email lcgsgen@yahoo.com.


Saturday, October 16
Seattle Genealogical Society Fall Seminar  (Conferences & Seminars)
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Virtual
The Seattle Genealogical Society is hosting its 2021 Fall Seminar on Saturday, 16 Oct 2021. Ari Wilkins will be the keynote speaker. Ari Wilkins is a genealogist and library associate at Dallas Public Library, where she provides genealogy-programming education. She worked with the esteemed genealogist, Dr. James Rose, on his project, “Generations: The WPA Ex-Slave Narrative Database.” Ari has spoken nationally at the National Genealogical Society, Federation of Genealogical Societies, RootsTech, Texas State Genealogical Society, Ohio Genealogical Society, the Institute of Genealogical and Historical Research, American Library Association, and a multitude of local societies.
 
Seminar Topics
  • Black and White Southern Families in Southern Plantation Records
  • Mysterious Relatives
  • Reconstructing Communities Using Sanborn Maps, Census Records, and City Directories
  • Friends of Friends: Quakers and African American Communities

For more information, visit the Seattle Genealogical Society website.



Saturday, October 16
South King County Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
TBA
The South King County Genealogical Society is hosting its monthly general meeting on 16 Oct 2021. The program will be "“You Can Do This: Photo Organizing and Preservation” with Thomas MacEntee. For meeting reminders and link, go to https://skcgs.groups.io/g/society.



Thursday, November 4
Mason County Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
7:00 pm
Virtual
The Mason County Genealogical Society meets on the first Thursday of each month. For more information, visit their website.


Saturday, November 6
Eastern Washington Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Virtual
The program at the Eastern Washington Genealogical Society's meeting is "Using Civil War Records: A Case Study of B.B. Sapp & Rebecca Lake" with Janice Fritsch. For more information, visit the EWGS website.


Thursday, November 11
Lower Columbia Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
7:00 pm
Somerset Retirement Apartments, 2025 Tibbetts Drive, Longview, WA
The program at the Lower Columbia Genealogical Society's meeting is "DNA" by Terry Mattison. For more information, email lcgsgen@yahoo.com


Saturday, November 20
South King County Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
TBA
The South King County Genealogical Society is hosting its monthly general meeting on 20 Nov 2021. The program will be "Using Maps for Genealogical Research” with Dr. Malinda Kashuba. For meeting reminders and link, go to https://skcgs.groups.io/g/society.



Thursday, December 2
Mason County Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
7:00 pm
Virtual
The Mason County Genealogical Society meets on the first Thursday of each month. For more information, visit their website.


Saturday, December 4
Eastern Washington Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Virtual
The program at the Eastern Washington Genealogical Society's meeting is "Holiday Traditions Around the World," a sharing time with EWGS members. For more information, visit the EWGS website.


Thursday, December 9
Lower Columbia Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
7:00 pm
Somerset Retirement Apartments, 20205 Tibbets Dr., Longview, WA
The program at the Lower Columbia Genealogical Society's next meeting is "Non-profit organization: Luggage of Love. For more information, email lcgsgen@yahoo.com.



Saturday, January 15, 2022
South King County Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
TBA
The South King County Genealogical Society is hosting its monthly general meeting on 15 Jan 2022. The program will be “The Hicks Babies” with Dr. Leah Larkin. For meeting reminders and link, go to https://skcgs.groups.io/g/society.



Wednesday, March 9, 2022 through Saturday, March 12, 2022
RootsTech 2022  (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, April 9, 2022
Olympia Genealogical Society Spring Seminar  (Conferences & Seminars)
TBA
The Olympia Genealogical Society's 2022 Spring Seminar will be Saturday, 9 April 2022. The featured speaker will be Diahan Southard from "Your DNA Guide." More information will be available at the OGS website.



Wednesday, May 25, 2022 through Saturday, May 28, 2022
NGS Family History Conference  (Conferences & Seminars)
Sacramento, CA
The National Genealogical Society (NGS) is sponsoring its Family History Conference from May 25 - 28, 2022 in Sacramento. The theme is "Our American Mosaic." For more information, visit the NGS website