Genealogy Events Calendar
- 1 June 2015 - Bellevue, Washington
Jewish Genealogical Society of Washington State Monthly Meeting
Speaker: Pamela Weisberger, President of Gesher Galicia
Topic: Galicia, the Austrian Empire & Beyond: Mining Unusual Records in Archives & Online to Expand Your Research (and a tour of the Gesher Galicia Website)
Location: LDS Factoria Building, 1200 124th Ave SE, Bellevue, WA. Doors open at 6:00 PM. Come early to use the Family History Library and our extensive JGSWS library as well! Presentation starts promptly at 7:00 PM. Free WiFi available
Registration: Free Admission
Additional Information: JGSWS Meetings
- 26-27 June 2015 - Ellensburg, Washington
Washington State Genealogical Society 2015 Conference & Annual Meeting
Speaker: David Rencher, AG, CG, FIGRS, FUGA
Topics: Coming Forward, Descendent Research
FamilySearch Future and Vision
Digital Projects & Programs of FamillySearch
Strategies for Irish Research 1500 to 1800
Location:Quality Inn Motel, 1700 S Canyon Road, Ellensburg, WA. Friday: Early Registration 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. Open House at Kittitas County Genealogical Society Library:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Computer Lab and Legacy webinars 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Saturday: Registration 8:00 am to 8:45 am. Programs 9:00 am to 3:30 pm.
Registration: Registration of $55.00 includes Friday and Saturday events and a “Brown Bag” lunch.
Additional Information: WSGS 2015 Conference
- 12-15 August 2015 - Arlington, Washington
Stillaguamish Valley Genealogical Society Northwest Genealogy Conference 2015
Speakers include: Angela Packer McGhie, CeCe Moore, Judy Russell
Topics: Wednesday's Free Beginning Genealogy Classes
Thursday's General Genealogy Day
Friday's DNA Genealogy Day
Saturday's Courthouse Research Day
Location:Byrnes Performing Arts Center, Arlington High School, 18821 Crown Ridge Blvd, Arlington, WA.
Registration: $75 for one day; $150 for all three days.
Additional Information: NWGC 2015
- 17-18 October 2015 - Seattle, Washington
Seattle Genealogical Society 2015 Fall Seminar
Speaker: Dr. Thomas W. Jones, CG, CGL
Saturday Topics: Can a Complex Research Problem Be Solved Solely Online?
Five Ways to Prove Who Your Ancestor Was (Some Reliable and Others Not Reliable)
Inferential Genealogy: Deducing Ancestors’ Identities Indirectly
Solving the Mystery of the Disappearing Ancestor
Sunday Special Classes: Developing Research Questions and Hypotheses: Planning an Exhaustive Search
Special Problems: Finding Immigrant and Migrant Origins
Additional information: As it becomes available.
To find upcoming webinars, go to Dear Myrtle's GeneaWebinars Calendar.
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