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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 Family Search has new hours beginning in  April.  It is open
more days and times.
See Information below.
Next regular SRGC meeting
July 8, 2023
10:00am - 12 noon
(Via ZOOM)
New 2023 Events Posted
Check back often for new events to be announced
Details available on the Special Genealogy Event  menu option at left.

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 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

October 5
1:30 pm
GSVB: Hispanics and Latinos in Vallejo
Genealogy Society of Vallejo-Benicia's guest speaker for our October monthly meeting is Marisela Barbosa-Cortez.  She is the author of "Hispanics and Latinos in Vallejo".   ...
October 7
11:00 am
SolanoCGS: Free Land: Homesteading
Tina Beaird  is Solano County Genealogical Society's October featured speaker.   The Homestead Act of 1862 allowed any qualified individual to claim up to 160 ...
October 9
1:00 pm
DGC: Australia
October 10
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
RGS: Walking Through FamilySearch
The Roseville Genealogical Society presents Walking Through FamilySearch by Betty Lemley.  Learn all about the many areas to explore in FamilySearch.  To request Zoom access email ...
October 12
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
RC: Runnin' Down Grandma with speaker Nancy Calhoun