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Sacramento Regional Genealogical Council
The Sacramento Regional Genealogical Council's membership consists of 
Northern California area
genealogical societies, historical societies,
and libraries.
Sacramento FamilySearch Center is available for researching family history.
See Information below.
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
Next regular SRGC meeting
April 13, 2024
10:00am - 12 noon
(Via ZOOM)
SPECIAL EVENTS
New 2024 Events Posted
Check back often for new events to be announced
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Details available on the Special Genealogy Event  menu option at left.
 

Happy New Year!  Welcome 2024!
What Genealogical Treasures will you find this year??
 
 
WELCOME TO THE SACRAMENTO REGIONAL GENEALOGICAL COUNCIL WEBSITE -
YOUR GATEWAY TO AREA GENEALOGY GROUPS
 
                Have you found a new family history fact?
 
Genealogy is Alive and Well in the Sacramento Region!
 
       Please check out the various genealogy groups listed on the left column of this webpage.  Click on the Genealogy Group name to find out what is happening in their location.  The Group name opens a link to an actual webpage for that group.  Below the Society's name is the word Calendar.  Click on that word to see a listing of some of the the Society's activities. 
     Some groups have posted a monthly newsletter with helpful research hints and some groups are conducting meeting and events using video conference services with free live webinars – some are open to the public and other are for members only.  Check out the various events:  speakers, discussion groups, workshops and special interest groups.
 
 
California State Archives - The  Archives' Research Room is open to the public.  Please contact ArchivesWeb@sos.ca.gov for additional information, questions, or assistance. 
 
           Location: 1020 O Street, Sacramento
       Hours: M-F 9:30 am - 4:00 pm, except state holidays
 
The Root Cellar Library, which is housed at the California State Archives building is open the same hours as the Archives.          
 
The Sacramento Regional FamilySearch Center is a helpful place.  Volunteers are available to answer genealogy research questions and assist visitors in determining the next step in their genealogy search.  The "in-library" portal allows on-site visitors free access to their premium websites.  They have new technology to scan pictures, slides, and documents into a digitial format.  Bring a flashdrive with you.  
 
           Location: 2745 Eastern Ave., Sacramento
    
        M, W, F   10:00 am - 4:00 pm 
        Tues/Thurs   10:00 am - 8:00 pm
        2nd & 3rd Saturday   2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
 

February 24
1:00 pm
SacPubLib: Online Maps, Atlases, and Gazetteers for Genealogy
The Sacramento Cocunty Public Library presents Online Maps, Atlases, and  Gazetteers for Genealogy by James M. Baker. Different types of maps offer a special window ...
February 26
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
PCGS: 50 Genealogy Websites by Susan Rogers
Placer County Genealogical Society - General Meeting   50 Genealogy Websites by Susan Rogers.  View flyer.  
March 5
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
RGS: Bring Your Questions
The Roseville Genealogical Society will discuss Genealogy Tips and Questions about searching for family ancestors.  Visitors are welcome.  Board Meeting to follow.
March 12
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
RGS: Common Surnames & Female Reseasrch
The Roseville Genealogical Society presents Common Surnames & Female Reseasrch with Nancy Calhoun.  Visitors are welcome.  Email rgsca3@gmail.com to request virtual access. ...
March 14
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
RC: Strategies for Researching Ancestors: A Salem Witchcraft Trials Case Study with Melinda Kashuba