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Tuesday, September 26
"A Newly Organized German Resource"~Roger Minert, PhD, AG  (SGGS Meetings and Events)
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
St. Mark's United Methodist Church, 2391 St. Marks Way, Sacramento - McMurdo Hall
Our friend Roger has chosen SGGS as the first organization to hear his announcement about a newly organized German resource, one which might just provide the answer to that pesky family history riddle!

Saturday, October 7
Sacramento 7th Annual Archives Crawl~"It Came from the Archives?!"  (Local Genealogy Events)
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
California State Archives, 4th floor, 1020 O Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
Crawlers tour between four host archives in Sacramento as they view material from dozens of archives and special collection libraries & visit with archivists. Collect stamps from at least three of the four host locations and you will receive a set of limited edition commemorative coasters while supplies last. Join the Crawl at any of four locations:

1) California State Archives (1020 O Street); 2) California State Library (900 N Street); 3) Center for Sacramento History (551 Sequoia Pacific Blvd); 4) Sacramento Public Library (Tsakopoulos Library Galleria, Central Library, 828 I Street).
For more information go to:


Digital Archives Day
Tuesday, October 10
Digital Archives Day  (Local Genealogy Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Sec. of State's Office, 1500 11th Street, 1st Floor Multipurpose Room

REGISTRATION REQUIRED (free). Before you accidently lose, through no fault of your own, personal electronic data files learn some of the best practices to ensure the information's long-term preservation. Aimed particularly at the family historian, this introduction to electronic records management is a basic primer for the preservation of personal data, such as photographs, emails, genealogical information, journals, and so on. This free, two-hour presentation will focus on simple steps you can take to ensure not only continued access to your digital data, but also the preservation of it for years to come.

For more information and to register, see the event page on the Sec. of State webiste  or call (916) 653-7715.

Saturday, October 21
Witches, Horse Thieves, Soldiers, & Regicides: Who Were Your Ancestors?  (SGGS Meetings and Events)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
California State Archives, 4th floor, 1020 O Street, Sacramento
SGGS Special Meeting! Open to the public! Free Admission!  Details in Attached File!  
Fritz Juengling, PhD, AG, Speaker, a German, Dutch & Scandinavian Research Specialist at the Family History Library will talk about "What the 'Hansel and Gretel' story has taught us about family history."

Thursday, October 26
Bullion Bend: Confederate Stagecoach Robbers, Murder Trials & the California Supreme Court--Oh My!  (Local Genealogy Events)
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
California State Archives, 4th floor, 1020 O Street, Sacramento, CA 95814
Presented by Bill Cole, SGGS Vice-President.  A free, but ticketed event. To reserve a ticket go to: 
"A riveting true story about events that unfolded from San Jose to Sacramento to Placerville. Bill, a relative of the perpetrators, dug deep into CA State Archives to uncover the full story! 

Saturday, April 28, 2018
SGGS Annual Spring Seminar 2018 with D. Joshua Taylor  (Local Genealogy Events)
Fair Oaks Presbyterian Church, 11427 Fair Oaks Blvd, Fair Oaks, CA 95628
Details To Be Announced.