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Sunday, October 24
Black Miners in the West  (Special events)
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Virtual
South King County Genealogical Society hosts Janice Lovelace presenting "Black Miners in the West" to the Black Diamond Historical Society Annual Meeting in Black Diamond. They invited historians and genealogists alike to learn the little-known story of the Black families who moved west to mine coal and other minerals.

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0rde2srzwjEtZ3Wa1B8mt7xbaaYvQhhr2y
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


Monday, October 25
Genealogy Chat  (Special Interest Group)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Virtual
The South King County Genealogical Society is hosting its Genealogy Chat special interest group. Meet up and chat about genealogy subjects and topics. We have no agenda; we just like one another! Go to https://skcgs.groups.io/g/Society for meeting link, discussion and meeting reminders.


Tuesday, October 26
Tech Tuesday  (Special Interest Group)
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Virtual
The Seattle Genealogical Society's Tech Tuesday (virtual) is back by popular demand. This is an informal consultation time on DNA, genealogy, sofware or genealogy-related technical issues. All are welcome. No appointment necessary. For more information, visit the SGS website.


Wednesday, October 27
Brags & Bricks  (Special Interest Group)
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Virtual
The Seattle Genealogical Society is hosting its Brags & Bricks Social Interest Group (Virtual). Join us for an informal social gathering. Share your recent genealogical successes and challenges, or just come to hang out with other genealogists.   Contact Sue at spinner3jensen@gmail.com


Thursday, October 28
Skagit Valley Genealogical Society 2021 Seminar  (Conferences & Seminars)
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Virtual
The Skagit Valley Genealogical Society is sponsoring a virtual seminar with Judy Russell, the Legal Genealogist, on 3 Thursdays (21 Oct, 28 Oct and 04 Nov). The program on 28 Oct will be "When World's Collide: Resolving Conflicts in Genealogical Records." The Genealogical Proof Standards says to resolve conflict in data...but like so many things, that sounds good, but it's easier said than done. What exactly are we supposed to do when we encounter conflicting evidence? What are the basic types of evidence and the methods -- tips and tricks -- we can use to resolve them? Suitable for all experience levels. To register, visit the skagitvalleygenealogy.org website.



Thursday, November 4
Skagit Valley Genealogical Society 2021 Seminar  (Conferences & Seminars)
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Virtual
The Skagit Valley Genealogical Society is sponsoring a virtual seminar with Judy Russell, the Legal Genealogist, on 3 Thursdays (21 Oct, 28 Oct and 04 Nov). The program on 04 Nov will be "No Vitals? No Problem: Building a Family Through Circumstantial Evidence." When there's no birth, marriage or death record, what's a genealogist to do? Learn how to use circumstantial evidence to build a family. Case study: Who in the world is Paul Knop? (Tracing an unknown relative named by 20th century German immigrants.) Suitable for all levels of experience. To register, visit the skagitvalleygenealogy.org website.


Thursday, November 4
How to Find Your Revolutionary War Patriot  (Trainings)
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Virtual
Heritage Quest Research Library is sponsoring a "How to Find Your Revolutionary War Patriot" class with Ann Crawford - President of DAR Mary Ball Chapter, certified genealogist. For more information: https://hqrl.org or call 253-863-1806.


Thursday, November 4
Mason County Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
7:00 pm
Virtual
The Mason County Genealogical Society meets on the first Thursday of each month. For more information, visit their website.


Friday, November 5
German Special Interest Group  (Special Interest Group)
12:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Virtual
The program at the Eastside Genealogical Society's German Interest Group will be “Learning about my Oswald and Rendtorff Ancestors.” Speaker Janice Leitzke highlights discoveries made while researching the German branch of her family tree. Visitors are always welcome and can request an invitation via Contact tab on the website no later than 2 days prior to the meeting: https://egsgermangroup.wordpress.com/


Saturday, November 6
Family Tree Maker SIG  (Special Interest Group)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Virtual
The South King County Genealogical Society is hosting its Family Tree Maker (FTM) special interest group. Question & Answer. Each month, we will learn about using the features of FTM. Go to https://skcgs.groups.io/g/FTMUG for meeting link, meeting reminders and discussion.


Saturday, November 6
Eastern Washington Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Virtual
The program at the Eastern Washington Genealogical Society's meeting is "Using Civil War Records: A Case Study of B.B. Sapp & Rebecca Lake" with Janice Fritsch. For more information, visit the EWGS website.


Thursday, November 11
Lower Columbia Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
7:00 pm
Somerset Retirement Apartments, 2025 Tibbetts Drive, Longview, WA
The program at the Lower Columbia Genealogical Society's meeting is "DNA" by Terry Mattison. For more information, email lcgsgen@yahoo.com


Saturday, November 13
Clallam County Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Virtual
The program for the Clallam County Genealogical Society meeting will be "A Genealogy Do-Over: A Year of Learning From My Mistakes" with Thomas MacEntee. 

All are invited to join us to hear this outstanding speaker. To obtain the Zoom meeting number and pass code, contact CCGS at 360-417-5000, Tuesday – Friday, 10am to 4pm or Saturday noon to 4pm or email clallamresearcher@gmail.com.  For more information, visit the CCGS website.


Saturday, November 13
Grays Harbor Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Virtual
The program at the Grays Harbor Genealogical Society meeting will be a presentation by Sandra Sterling and Nathan Baker on Grays Harbor City, a proposed boom town that never materialized. Preregistration is required. For more information, email Info@graysharborgenealogy.com.


Thursday, November 18
Digging In and Opening Up: How to Get the Most Out of Your Family Interviews  (Trainings)
1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Virtual
Heritage Quest Research Library is sponsoring a "Digging In and Opening Up: How to Get the Most Out of Your Family Interviews" class with Tina Beaird, Genealogy & Local History librarian at the Plainfield Public Library in Plainfield, IL. For more information: https://hqrl.org or call 253-863-1806


Saturday, November 20
South King County Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
TBA
The South King County Genealogical Society is hosting its monthly general meeting on 20 Nov 2021. The program will be "Using Maps for Genealogical Research” with Dr. Malinda Kashuba. For meeting reminders and link, go to https://skcgs.groups.io/g/society.



Thursday, December 2
Mason County Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
7:00 pm
Virtual
The Mason County Genealogical Society meets on the first Thursday of each month. For more information, visit their website.


Saturday, December 4
Eastern Washington Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Virtual
The program at the Eastern Washington Genealogical Society's meeting is "Holiday Traditions Around the World," a sharing time with EWGS members. For more information, visit the EWGS website.


Thursday, December 9
Lower Columbia Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
7:00 pm
Somerset Retirement Apartments, 20205 Tibbets Dr., Longview, WA
The program at the Lower Columbia Genealogical Society's next meeting is "Non-profit organization: Luggage of Love. For more information, email lcgsgen@yahoo.com.



Saturday, January 15, 2022
South King County Genealogical Society  (Local society meetings)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
TBA
The South King County Genealogical Society is hosting its monthly general meeting on 15 Jan 2022. The program will be “The Hicks Babies” with Dr. Leah Larkin. For meeting reminders and link, go to https://skcgs.groups.io/g/society.



Wednesday, March 9, 2022 through Saturday, March 12, 2022
RootsTech 2022  (Conferences & Seminars)
Salt Palace Convention Center, Salt Lake City, Utah
Attend the largest global genealogy conference to learn more about your family history, interact with new technology or share your innovative ideas with the world. For more information, visit the Rootstech website.



Saturday, April 9, 2022
Olympia Genealogical Society Spring Seminar  (Conferences & Seminars)
TBA
The Olympia Genealogical Society's 2022 Spring Seminar will be Saturday, 9 April 2022. The featured speaker will be Diahan Southard from "Your DNA Guide." More information will be available at the OGS website.



Wednesday, May 25, 2022 through Saturday, May 28, 2022
NGS Family History Conference  (Conferences & Seminars)
Sacramento, CA
The National Genealogical Society (NGS) is sponsoring its Family History Conference from May 25 - 28, 2022 in Sacramento. The theme is "Our American Mosaic." For more information, visit the NGS website