WELCOME TO THE SACRAMENTO REGIONAL GENEALOGICAL COUNCIL WEBSITE -
YOUR GATEWAY TO AREA GENEALOGY GROUPS
Genealogy is Alive and Well in the Sacramento Region!
Please check out the various genealogy groups listed on the left of this webpage. Click on the Genealogy Group name to find out what is happening in your location. The Group name opens a link to or an actual webpage for that group. 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.
The California State Archives has re-opened, as has the Root Cellar Library, which is housed at the California State Archives building. There will be a limit of ten people in the general area.
Location: 1020 O Street, Sacramento
Hours: M-F 9:30 a.m - 4:00 pm. The archives staff will close from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. to clean the room and sanitize.
The Sacramento FamilySearch Library is open. Volunteers are available to answer genealogy research questions and assist visitors in determining the next step in their genealogy search. The "in-library" portal is working and allows free access to their premium websites. Stop by and check out their resources. COVID-19 regulations followed.
Location: 2745 Eastern Ave., Sacramento
Hours: M, Tu, W, F 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Th 1 p.m. – 9 p.m.
NOTE: The FSL will be closed from 20 December 2021 - 02 January 2022.