Genealogy Events Calendar
- 27 September 2014 - Poulsbo, Washington
Puget Sound Genealogical Society Uncover Your Family Roots
Speaker: Bret Petersen
Topics: Jumping "the Pond"- research in England
Using Newspapers in Research: You sNEWS you Lose
Your Head in the Cloud and Your Feet on the Ground
Sources for Vital Records Before They Existed
Location: Poulsbo Community Church, 651 Northwest Finn Hill Road, Poulsbo, WA. 8:00 am to 3:00 pm.
Additional Information: PSGS Genealogy Seminar
- 4 October 2014 - Bellingham, Washington
Whatcom County Genealogical Society 2014 Fall Seminar
Speakers & Topics: Jim Johnson ~ Land Records
Eric Stroschein ~ Solving That Brick Wall (3 Sessions)
Location:Bellingham Technical College, Building G, 3028 Lindbergh Ave, Bellingham, WA. Doors open at 8:30 am – Program 9:00 am – 4 pm.
Registration: $35 WCGS members (postmarked by Sept. 26), or $40 after Sept. 26; $40 non-members (postmarked by Sept. 26), or $45 after Sept. 26. Box Lunches available.
Additional Information: WCGS 2014 Fall Seminar
- 4 October 2014 - Spokane, Washington
Eastern Washington Genealogical Society Fall Workshop
Speaker: Steven W. Morrison
Topics: Peopling the British Isles - genetic origins of Ireland, Wales, Scotland and England
Detours Around - Irish roadblocks and stone walls
Irish Research Trip - Belfast, Dublin or Salt Lake City?
Lost in Ireland? - maybe your Ancestor was a Quaker!
Location: Country Homes Christian Church, 8415 N. Wall, Spokane, WA. Registration 8:30 am; Program 9:00 am. to 4:00 pm.
Registration: $15 for members; $20.00 non-members; can pay at the door. Potluck lunch.
Additional Information: EWGS Fall Workshop
- 11 October 2014 - Sumner, Washington
Heritage Quest Research Library Autumn Quest 2014
Speaker: Lisa Louise Cook
Topics: Future Technology and Genealogy - 5 Strategies You Need
Ultimate Google Search Strategies & Tips
How to Reopen and Work a Genealogical Cold Case
5 Ways to Enhance Your Genealogy Research with Old Maps
Location: Faith Covenant Church, 1915 Washington St, Sumner, WA. Registration 8:15 to 9:00 am. Program 9:00 am to 3:30 pm.
Registration: $40 before October 4, 2014; $45 after October 4, 2014. Lunch is $10.00 (includes gratuity) soup, salad, sandwiches, dessert.
Additional Information: HQRL 2014 Autumn Quest
- 14 October 2014 - Tacoma, Washington
Tacoma-Pierce County Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting
Speaker: Cyndi Ingle
Topic: Evernote for Genealogists
Pre-Meeting: Why Hire a Certified or Accredited Genealogist? Presented by Mary Kathryn Kozy
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
- 18 October 2014 - Port Angeles, Washington
Clallam County Genealogical Society Fall Seminar
Speaker: Cyndi Ingle, Creator of Cyndi’s List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
Topics:Genealogy Online: Productive, Organized, and Successful!
Location: Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 501 East Lopez Avenue, Port Angeles, WA. Registration 8:30 to 9:20 am. Program 9:20 am to 3:00 pm.
Registration: $50 for CCGS members, $55 for non-members; Late Registration after October 13th and at the door: $60. Lunch orders: $10 (With early registration only).
Additional Information: CCGS Fall Seminar
- 18 October 2014 - Seattle, Washington
Seattle Genealogical Society 2014 Fall Seminar
Speaker: Diahan Southard of Florida and DNA Guide at Genealogy Gems
Topics: Ruling the World with Mitochondrial DNA
YDNA Testing is EVERYONE (yes, you!)
Charting Your Course through Autosomal DNA Testing
SGS Case Studies: Real life examples from people you know
Location: Fairview Christian School, 844 NE 78th St, Seattle, WA. Registration 8:30 am to 9:00 am. Program 9:15 am to 3:45 pm.
Registration: $40 SGS members ($50 after 1 Oct 2014); $50 non members ($60 after 1 Oct 2014). $12 box lunch (must order by 1 Oct 2014)
Additional Information: SGS 2014 Fall Seminar
- 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 email@example.com