Genealogy Events Calendar
- 9 November 2015 - Bellevue, Washington
The Jewish Genealogical Society of Washington State November Monthly Meeting
Topic: The History, Adoption, and Regulation of Jewish Surnames in the Russian Empire
Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey Mark Paull
Location: LDS Factoria Building, 4200 124th Ave SE, Bellevue, WA. Doors open at 6:30 pm for all to enjoy the extensive JGSWS Library and Family History Centerís genealogical resources! Presentation starts promptly at 7:15 pm. FREE Wi-Fi and FREE access to for-fee genealogical websites available.
Registration: Free admission and refreshments!
Additional Information: JGSWS Meetings
- 10 November 2015 - Tacoma, Washington
Tacoma-Pierce County Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting
Topic: A Journey through the history of Genealogy's intersection with Technology
Pre-Meeting: German Genealogy , Presented by Sue Foster
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
- 3-6 February 2016 - Salt Lake City, Utah
Thursday Keynote Speakers: Steve Rockwood, Paula Madison, Bruce Feiler
Location:Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, UT
Additional Information: RootsTech 2016
- 26 March 2016 - Langley, Washington
Genealogical Society of South Whidbey Island 2016 Spring Seminar on Emigration and Immigration
Speaker: Gary Zimmerman, President, Fiske Genealogy Library
Topics: Background: 300 Years of New Arrivals to American Shores
British Isles and Canada
Scandinavian Arrivals: Starting Anew in a Strange Land
Location: Useless Bay Country Club, 5725 S Country Club Lane, Langley, WA. From 8:30 am to 4 pm.
Additional Information: GSSWI 2016 Spring Seminar
- 2 April 2016 - Spokane, Washington
Eastern Washington Genealogical Society Spring Workshop
Speaker: Bill Dollarhide
Topics: To Be Announced
Location: Country Homes Christian Church, 8415 N Wall St, Spokane, WA. 8:30 am to 3:00 pm.
Additional Information: As it becomes available.
- 9 April 2016 - Olympia, Washington
Olympia Genealogical Society Spring 2016 Seminar on The Power of Your DNA
Speaker: CeCe Moore "Your Genetic Genealogist"
Topics & Location: To Be Announced
Additional Information: OGS Spring 2016 Seminar
- 4-7 May 2016 - Fort Lauderdale, Florida
National Genealogical Society 2016 Family History Conference on Exploring the Centuries: Footprints in Time
Topics: More than 10 tracks per day and 150 lectures on a wide range of topics like DNA, Internet and Technology, Women, Jewish, African American, Courthouse Research, BCG Skillbuilding, and much more.
Location: Ft. Lauderdale Convention Center, 1950 Eisenhower Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Registration: opens 1 Dec 15.
Additional Information: NGS 2016 Family History Conference
- 18 June 2016 - Tacoma, Washington
Tacoma-Pierce County Genealogical Society will be hosting the Washington State Genealogical Society 2016 Conference
Speaker: Paula Stuart-Warren
Topics: Your Anytime Library: Success in the Virtual Stacks
Railroad Records and Railroad History: Methods for Tracking
Untrod Ground: Sources You May Not Have Encountered
Controlling Chaos: Organizing Your Genealogical Materials
Location: La Quinta Inn and Suites, 1425 East 27th St, Tacoma, WA. A limited number of rooms will be available at a special rate for seminar attendees. Call them at (253) 383-0146 for more information.
Additional Information: WSGS 2016 Conference
- 31 August-3 September 2016 - Springfield, Illinois
Federation of Genealogical Societies 2016 National Conference
Additional Information: As it beomes 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 email@example.com