Local Genealogical 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 – 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 PM and 4 PM.

Seattle Genealogical Society – 6200 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle

Scandinavian Special Interest Group

Date: Sunday, June 10, 2018 – 1:30 to 3:30 PM

Chair: Karen Knudson

Irish Special Interest Group

Date: Saturday, June 16, 2018 – 10:15 AM to 12:15 PM

Chair: Jean A. Roth

German Special Interest Group

Date: Saturday, June 16, 2018 – 1 – 3 PM

Chair: Jean A. Roth

Interested? Confirm event: http://seattlegenealogicalsociety.org/

 Puget Sound Genealogical Society – 1301 Sylvan Way, Bremerton

PSGS is offering a six-week introductory class called “Discover Your Ancestors with Janet Camarata.” Classes will meet twice monthly June through August. You may attend all six classes or choose one or more of particular interest to you. Classes are free, but to insure there are sufficient handouts, registration is required; call (360) 475-9172

Discover Your Ancestors #1

Date: Saturday, June 2, 2018 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Topic: This session will cover basic forms, data formats and use of vital records

Speaker: Janet Camarata

Discover Your Ancestors #2

Date: Saturday, June 23, 2018 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Topic: This session will cover genealogy software, programs online and off,

and use of census records

Speaker: Janet Camarata

2018 Northwest Genealogy Conference

One of the premier conferences in the region, the Northwest Genealogy Conference will be held Wednesday, August 15 to Saturday, August 18, 2018 at the Byrnes Performing Arts Center, 18821 Crown Ridge Blvd., Arlington, WA

Keynote speakers include CeCe Moore, Beth Foulk and Peggy Lauritzen. There will also be 12 other speakers to round out the conference sessions.

Go to www.nwgc.org to see the full schedule of classes and register.