Tri-City Genealogical Society Civil War Books

Please be advised that the Richland Family History Center now has a 130 volume set of  “The War of the Rebellion Official Record of the Union and Confederate Armies”.
This set of books is in the basement of the Richland Family History Center and will only be there for a limited time. So, please take the opportunity to research these books as soon as you can.
Hours of operation:
Monday, Friday, Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Telephone: 946-6637

Tri-City Genealogical Society Meeting

Please be advised that the TCGS meeting will be on Wednesday, October 17th
at the P.U.D. Auditorium in Kennewick.
Beginning Genealogy Class: 6:15 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. by Heather Murphy
“Webinars, Podcasts and You Tube”
Program: 7:00 p.m. – by Margie Beldin
“The Push and Pull Factors of Migration and Their Aftermath”
We will be covering what makes people migrate and what are the consequences of those migrations depending on whether it was a push or pull factor – in other words, did they choose to leave or were they forced. And when forced, how the political and geographical circumstances affected their lives.
Hopefully, you will be able to attend in spite of the schedule change. Please invite someone to attend the class and the program.

Tri-City Genealogical Society Presentations

On Wednesday, September 12th, we will have 2 presentations at the Benton County PUD Auditorium in Kennewick (corner of Hwy 395 and 10th Street).:

1. Beginning Genealogy Class: 6:15 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.
Margie Beldin to give a talk on Roots Web and the WayBack Machine.

2. Program: Starts at 7:00 p.m. – Heather Murphy to talk about the multiple Family History Center premium genealogy websites
that are available free at any Family History Center.

I hope you will make plans to attend another informative class/program meeting.


Tri-City Genealogical Society June Meeting

I hope you are planning on attending our June 13th meeting which is sponsored by Washington Humanities.  Our speaker will be John Jensen who will be giving a presentation on:
Hollywood and the Homefront:Tinsel Town’s Contribution to World War II 
Date: Wednesday, June 13th
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Place: Benton PUD Auditorium (Corner of Hwy 395 and 10th street in Kennewick)
Also, don’t forget to take advantage of our Beginning Genealogy Class on June 13th. The topic for this class will be:
Hidden Treasures of
The Beginning Genealogy Class starts at 6:15 p.m. and ends at 6:45 p.m.
We will also have our monthly Genealogy Book Sale too. So, we are looking forward to seeing you this Wednesday. If you have any questions, please call 943-9322 and as always, please invite someone.  Thank you. (see enclosed attachment)