Special Interest Groups



Irish Special Interest Group, quarterly, 1st Friday

Friday, December 7,  10 AM – Noon

LDS Church, 8677 Madison Avenue NE

Topic: Learning from each other and active problem solving on all things Irish

Facilitator: This is a self-lead group where members come to share discoveries and questions.


Evening Discussion Group (EDG), 3rd Monday of the month

Monday, December 17, 2018,  7:00 – 9:00 PM

HomeStreet Bank Conference Room 1st Floor on the east side, 921 Hildebrand Ln

(knock if it is locked)

Topic: Active problem solving and updates on research progress

Leaders:  Sue Elving and Mary Ferm


Great Britain Special Interest Group, twice per quarter

 Friday, January 4, 2018, 10am – Noon

 LDS Church, 8677 Madison Avenue NE

 Topic: Covers England, Scotland, and Wales

 Facilitator: Joleen Aitchison


New England Mid-Atlantic, quarterly

Tuesday, January 8, 2019,  1:00 – 3:00 PM

Bainbridge Library, downstairs conference room

Topic: Covers Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, NY, NJ, Pennsylvania and sometimes Delaware and Maryland.

Leader: Mary Ferm


Skill Building, 2nd Friday of the month

Friday, January 11, 2018,  10:00 AM – Noon

Bainbridge Public Library,  Community Room

Topic: To be determined

Presenter:  We hope to have former BIGS President Claire Smith presenting from afar! Watch this site for details.


Southern States, quarterly

Thursday, January 31, 1:00 – 3:00 PM

Bainbridge Library, downstairs conference room

Topic: Covers Southern States Interests

Leader: Paula Schmidt