What’s happening?

  • Visit the SCVGS computer room in the Welcome Center with your research project.  We have access to these paid subscriptions:  Ancestry.com, Archives.com, FindMyPast, Fold3, Genealogy Bank, My Heritage, and Newspapers.com.  Go to our Club Room Calendar to see when our room will be open, or to sign up to monitor.
  • Visit the SCVGS library catalog to see what books are available in the club library.  Click here for Online Catalog.
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Free Genealogy Lecture

One of our members is a member of a Genealogy Club in Washington. Their club is hosting this Zoom lecture and opening it up to anyone who is interested.  Sounds like a good topic. Thanks to Kathy Cowsert for her suggestion.

Series 2 “Discovering Your Ancestor” by Janet O’Conor Camarata

#2 On-site Research Planning; Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

“Doors open” 9:30am, class begins at 10am – 12noon

Topic: PSGS Class
Time: Jun 26, 2021 09:30 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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General Meeting Dates for 2021-2022

Due to the Activity Center renovation, the meeting dates and location for 2021-2022 have been changed. Please make a note of the new dates and new location. Note that the meeting dates are all on Monday for the next year. The meeting location will be in the Catalina Vista.  Thank you.

  • Monday, October 11th, 2021
  • Monday, November 15th, 2021
  • Monday, December 20th, 2021
  • Monday, January 17th, 2022
  • Monday, February 21st, 2022
  • Monday March 21st, 2022
  • Monday April 18th, 2022
  • Monday, May 16th, 2022
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May General Meeting Speaker Handout

The May General Meeting was on Tuesday, May 11th. The speaker topic was Scandinavian Research. The handout is below: Scandinavian Research

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April General Meeting Speaker Handouts

On Tuesday, April 13th at 1PM, there will be a Zoom Meeting featuring Laurie Werner Castillo. Her presentation is entitled “U.S. Vital Records on the Internet – Lesser Known Sources”. You will get an invitation either from Lee Sopwith or Holly Gibson next week. Her handout is below:

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Treasurer’s Reports for December, January and February


The December Treasurer’s report needed to be revised as the speaker check did not clear in time. The revised December Treasurer’s report is here: Treasurer’s Report 12 2020 revision

The January Treasurer’s report is here: Treasurer’s Report 01 2021

The February Treasurer’s report is here: Treasurer’s Report 02 2021

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