Local Genealogy Events

National Archive (NARA) Brick Wall Workshop

2nd Thursday of every month, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

6125 Sandpoint Way in Seattle, FREE.
Instructor: Karen Sipe
Public transport: #74 Bus


Seattle Public Library – Central Library, Fourth Street, Seattle,

Tuesdays through Saturdays,  

Genealogy Library on Ninth Floor
Open: 11 am to noon and 1 pm – 3 pm  Sunday: 1 pm – 3 pm
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.


Seattle Genealogical Society

Irish Special Interest Group

Date: Saturday, November 18, 2017 – 10:15 AM to 12:15 PM

Chair: Jean A. Roth

Scandinavian Special Interest Group

Date: Sunday, November 12, 2017 – 1:30 AM to 3:30 PM

Chair: Karen Knudson

Confirm event: http://seattlegenealogicalsociety.org


Puget Sound Genealogical Society

Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017 – 1-3 PM
Kitsap Regional Library, Sylvan Way Branch
Topic: The Evergreen State: Researching Your Washington State Ancestors
Speaker: Mary Kircher Roddy
This talk covers the basics of Washington State history, geography, ethnic groups and where to find Washington State genealogical records both online and offline. We will cover research strategies and some of the unique collections that can be found in the Evergreen State.

Confirm event: http://www.pusogensoc.org/


Jefferson County Genealogical Society

Date: Saturday, November 18, 2017 – 9:30 – 11:30 AM
Tri-Area Community Center, Chimacum
Topic: Brick Walls with Jesse Stewart: Focus on Women’s Maiden Names

Speaker: Jesse Stewart

Confirm event: http://wajcgs.org/

Always be sure to confirm event details before attending!