Seattle Genealogical Society

Seattle Genealogical Society


Genealogy Classes at SGS!

SGS offers online and in person classes for all levels of genealogists! We offer classes designed to get the beginning researcher off on the right foot, as well as classes for intermediate and advanced researchers. Most classes are available at no extra charge; others are discounted for SGS members.

Classes include:

NEW!  Intro to Genealogy and Family History - Instructor Heidi Mair presents a four-part introduction class for beginning genealogists.  Online and interactive. Class begins 5 April 2018.  $30 for SGS members, $40 for non-members.   Limit 14 class members.

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Certification Discussion Group - SGS President and Certified Genealogist Jill Morelli leads a seven-part Cerification Discussion Group.  This online course is essential for anyone considering certification as a genealogist through the Board for Certification of Genealogists.  $45 for SGS members, $55 for Washington resident non-members, and $75 for other non-members.  This class has a wait list - we are currently taking names for the fall class series.  Email Jill at to be placed on the list.
Family Tree Maker workshops