Stillaguamish Valley Genealogical Society (SVGS) will meet Tuesday, September 12th at 1 pm. Our guest speaker will be Rob Branigin, Sno-isle Librarian from the Stanwood Branch. His topic is: Exploring Vital Records Online with Ancestry and Family Search. The meeting will be held at the SVGS library, 6111 – 188th PL. NE, Arlington WA, is free and open to members and the public. We hope to see you there!
Interesting, informative and well attended is how I would describe last month’s meeting. Jim Johnson from the Heritage Quest Research Library did a great job of teaching us about the unique Melungeon people. If you were unable to attend, you missed out on a great resource. As far as I know, I am not descended from these folks but I am still very glad I was able to attend and learn more about them. Stay tuned for upcoming meeting notices and don’t miss out on future educational and informative topics that our society provides.
In search of another free educational opportunity? We aim to please! Plan to attend our March presentation and meeting. The meeting will be Tuesday, March 14th at 1 pm and will be our first to be held in our newly enlarged conference room. Our presenter will be Professional Genealogist Karin Coppernoll of Brick by Brick Genealogy and she will be sharing how to search un-indexed databases in our family history research. Don’t miss this unique educational opportunity! Our society meeting will follow the presentation, both are free and open to members and the public. You can find us at the Stillaguamish Valley Genealogical Society and Library, 6111 188th Pl. NE, Arlington, WA.