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New 2023 Events Posted
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Next regular SRGC meeting
April 8, 2023
10:00am - 12 noon
(Via ZOOM)

2023 - A Great Year for
Genealogical Research!
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 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 FamilySearch Library 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
       Hours: M, Tu, W, F 10 am - 4 pm; Th 1 pm – 9 pm
New Hours being in April 2023
                         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

March 25
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Sac Co PL: What City Directories Can Tell Us
The Sacramento County Public Library presents What City Directories Can Tell You with Mary J. Sayles.  City Directories can provide details on what life was like for ancestors ...
March 27
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
PCGS: Researching American Quakers by R. Glenn York
Placer County Genealogical Society - GeneralMeeting Speaker Researching American Quakers by R. Glenn York Email to request Zoom access information.
April 1
11:00 am
Timelines: A Path to Your Next Research Steps
Annette Burke Lyttle is Solano County Genealogical Society's April 1st featured speaker.  She will present “Timelines: A Path to Your Next Research Steps”   You’ve collected ...
April 4
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
RGS: Discussion Group
Open Topic, plus sharing and Question & Answer Time.  Please join us. RGS Board Meeting to follow.  Contact to request more information.  Visitors Welcome. ...
April 6
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
PCGS: Nuts and Bolts of DNA Analysis by Jim Baker
Placer County Genealogical Society - DNA Study Group Speaker Nuts and Bolts of DNA Analysis by Jim Baker Email for Zoom access information. ...