Genealogy Events Calendar
- 14 June 2014 - Mount Vernon, Washington
Skagit Valley Genealogical Society 11th Annual Summer Seminar "Genealogy for Everyone"
Speakers & Topics:
Donna Potter-Phillips ~ Researching a Place online Living Here and Searching There
Questions Asked by Eagar Genealogists
Dave Obee ~ Seven Habits of Highly Successful Genealogists
Your Library in the Cloud: A Genealogical Guide to Digital Collections
Judy Bayless ~ Getting the Most Out of Cyndi's List
The Genealogical Proof Standard — What is it and Why You Shoud Be Using It
Rita Schulze ~ Basic Beginning Genealogy
Barbara Johnson ~ DNA and Genealogy: Why should I take the test?
Location: Mount Vernon First United Methodist Church, 1607 E Divison St, Mount Vernon, WA. Registration 8:00 am to 9:00 am. Programs 9:00 am to 4:15 pm.
Registration: Before June 1st, SVGS Members $35; Non-Members $40; After June 1st, $45. Box Lunch $12. Printed Syllabus $6.
Additional Information: SVGS 11th Annual Summer Seminar
- 15-16 August 2014 - Arlington, Washington
Washington State Genealogical Society 2014 Conference & Annual Meeting
Theme: Improved Genealogy through Better Methods and Techniques
Keynote Speaker: D. Joshua Taylor
Additional Speakers: Eric Stroschein, Donna Potter Phillips, Mary Kathryn Kozy, Steven W. Morrison, Susan Faulkner, Margie Beldin, Janet Camarata, Jill Morelli, Teresa Shulze, Patti McNamee
Location:Byrnes Performing Arts Center, Arlington High School, 18821 Crown Ridge Blvd, Arlington, WA.
Registration: Registration Opens 15 March 2014.
Additional Information: WSGS 2014 Conference
- 27-30 August 2014 - San Antonio, Texas
Federation of Genealogical Societies 2014 Conference
Local co-hosts:San Antonio Genealogical and Historical Society and the Texas State Genealogical Society
Theme: Gone to Texas
Keynote Address: Orphan Trains to Texas
Location: Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, 200 East Market Street San Antonio, TX.
Additional Information: FGS Conference 2014
- 11 October 2014 - Sumner, Washington
Heritage Quest Research Library Autumn Quest 2014
Speaker: Lisa Louise Cook
Additional Information: As it becomes available.
- 14 October 2014 - Tacoma, Washington
Tacoma-Pierce County Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting
Speaker: Cyndi Ingle
Topic: Evernote for Genealogists
Pre-Meeting: Genealogy Roundtable
Location: Bates Technical College, South Campus, 2201 South 78th St, Tacoma. Meetings begin at 7:00 pm, preceded by a social "cookies & coffee" time and an informal pre-meeting session lasting 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm.
Registration: Free admission for all.
Additional Information: TPCGS Monthly Meetings
- 25 April 2015 - Tacoma, Washington
Tacoma-Pierce County Genealogical Society 2015 Spring Seminar
Speaker: Connie Lenzen
Additional information: As it becomes available.
For even more events, check out Conference Keeper, a website designed to compile all genealogy and family history related conferences in one place.
Ongoing local events:
Classes and "brick wall workshops" at the National Archives, Pacific Alaska Region, 6125 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115-7999
Workshop schedule: http://www.archives.gov/seattle/public/workshops.html
Most classes are free of charge unless otherwise indicated. All suggested donations, if requested, are payable by cash or check at the door. Ample free parking is provided. Advance registration advised. Classes are held on a first come, first served basis. To register, call (206) 336-5115 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org