Capital District Genealogical Society
Empire State Plaza Station
PO Box 2175
Albany, NY 12220-0175


Regular meetings:

Held at William K. Sanford
Town of Colonie Library
629 Albany Shaker Road
Loudonville, N.Y. 12211 [map]

4th Saturday of month, except 3rd Saturday of month in May; no meeting in December.

All regular meetings 1:00PM.
German group meets 12 to 1PM.
Computer group meets 2:30PM.

Election of Officers - November

New York State Library:
The Capital District Genealogical Society maintains, on a regular basis, a genealogy support desk at the Library. This is operated by our volunteers.

Please note new schedule for meetings:

12:00-1:00 Interest groups
1:00-2:30 Meeting and Speaker
2:30-3:30 Computer Group

March 28, 2015

Title: "Long Distance Genealogy"
Speaker: Christine Crawford-Oppenheimer, MLS

Program: "If you are here, and your ancestors were there, how do you access information about them without traveling?"
Ms. Crawford-Oppenheimer has a masters degree in library science and a graduate certificate in archives. She has been doing genealogical research since 1979 and a member of many societies. She has published a book and written many articles for genealogical magazines/newspapers. We look forward to her presentation.

April 25, 2015

Computer Look-Up Day
Note Special Time: 10:00 A.M -4:00 P.M.

Bring your "brick wall" problems and other questions to the volunteers of CDGS. We will help you with computer look-ups and can help you get started on your family tree.