Oregon Genealogical Society

The OGS FamilySearch Affiliate Library is open.
The Oregon Genealogical Society is a FamilySearch Affiliate Library. You can access online records that are not available from home at our library on one of our patron computers or bring your laptop to the library. Most of the records that have a camera icon with the key above are accessible at the OGS Library.


Virtual Half-day Spring Seminars
2 Saturday mornings, 2 Speakers, 2 lectures each!
On Saturday, May 14, 2022, our speaker will be Gina Philibert-Ortega and on Saturday, May 21, 2022, it will be Mary Kircher Roddy. See all the details on the seminar page. You can still register for one or both Saturdays and watch the recordings. Gena Philibert-Ortega's videos will be available through Sunday, May 29th and Mary Kircher roddy's videos through Sunday, June 5th.

 
UPCOMING CLASSES on ZOOM (see the calendar for details)
Preregistration is required for ALL classes. Watch for details on attending classes in person. The $ symbol indicates there is a charge for that class.
 
June  4     Crossing the Pond  $ 
June 11    DNA Painter  $
June 18    Understanding Ethnicity Results  $
 
July 16     GEDMatch  $
July 30     DNA Testing Strategies  $
 

GENEALOGY CHAT, Saturday 28 May 2022
On Zoom from 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Everyone is invited to join us, so invite your friends, family, and genealogy buddies.
 
Program:  Is a Research Trip to Salt Lake City in Your Future? Dawn Carlile will share photos of the recently updated Family History Library and tips for planning your research trip to Salt Lake City.
 
** Register in advance for this meeting with the link in the calendar. **

 
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Click on the blue square (the ) at the bottom of this page to go directly to our Facebook page and follow us there as well.
 
OGS is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit so your donations are tax-deductible.
 

UPCOMING
EVENTS
May 21
LIBRARY CLOSED for Seminar
The library will be closed today so the volunteers may attend the seminar.   We will reopen on Wednesday at ...
May 21
Virtual Half-day Seminar with Mary Kircher Roddy
Virtual Half-day Spring Seminars - 2 Saturday mornings, 2 Speakers, 2 lectures each!   Register for both Saturdays and save $5.  Registration Form  All four ...
May 28
Eugene Scottish Festival
OGS will have a table inside the grange hall with free information about tracing your family tree. Stop by and ...
May 28
May Genealogy Chat
  Please join us for our March Genealogy Chat on Zoom from 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM. Program:  Is a Research ...
June 4
Crossing the Pond
This class will give you clues to what records will help in getting to your ancestor's homeland overseas. There will ...
June 11
DNA Painter
  Details will be posted soon.   Instructor: Linda Forrest Class fee: $10 Members and $15 for nonmembers   Register in ...
June 17
Linn County Pioneer Picnic
OGS will have an information booth at the Linn County Pioneer Picnic in Brownsville June 17, 18 & 19, 2022.  ...
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