Local Genealogy Events

2nd Thursday of every month, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Brick Wall Workshop, at the National Archives on Sandpoint Way in Seattle, FREE.

Tuesdays through Saturdays,  Seattle Public Library – Central Library, Fourth Street, Seattle

Genealogy Library on Ninth Floor
Open: 11 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.  Sunday: 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
You may schedule 30-minute appointments with a Genealogy Librarian in person at the Level 9 History, Travel & Maps desk, or at “Ask a Librarian
NO phone appointments.
Appointments are available Tuesday – Friday: 3 p.m. and 4 p.m.

Wednesday Classes at the Fiske Library

May 17   City Directories   Mary Roddy

May 24   Naturalization: The Process and Research   Evelyn Roehl

May 31   Military Pension Records   Jim Johnson

June 14  Newspaper Research   Karl Krumm

All classes meet 10:00 AM to Noon in the street-level room of Pioneer Hall, 1644 43rd Ave, E, (Madison Park), Seattle.

Details: https://fiskelibrary.org/2017springclasses.html

June 13   Heritage Quest Research Library in Sumner – Detours Around Irish Roadblocks and Stone Walls

Steve Morrison Presenter

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Heritage Quest Research Library classoom

Fee $15

June 17  
Jefferson County Genealogy Society

9:30 a.m.11:30 a.m. monthly meeting at the Chimacum Grange (9572 Rhody Dr) — across the road from the Tri-Area Community Center

Historical Insight: Revolution in Transportation

Austin Kerr discusses how the “transportation revolution” in United States history intertwines with family history and migration patterns.

June 28   Puget Sound Genealogical Society – Naturalization and Ships’ Passenger Lists

1 pm Genealogy Center, Kitsap Regional Library, Bremerton

July 23-28   Jewish Genealogy Society of Washington State www.jgsws.org

IAJGS Conference in Orlando, Florida.

Registration is open and the conference schedule is online

Details: http://iajgs2017.org/.

August 16-19, 2017  Northwest Genealogy Conference 2017

Early bird pricing ends 2/15/2017.  Byrnes Performing Arts Center in Arlington WA.  Conference info.

Always be sure to confirm event details before attending.