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Capital District Genealogical Society

Town of Colonie Library is Closed To Meetings and In-Person Events.

Until Further Notice our meetings will be held via Zoom.

Registration for our April Zoom meeting will be open only to members of the Capital District Genealogical Society on April 1st.  Invitations will be sent to members with a link to register.  Members - if you do not get the email check the Spam folder in your mailbox.

 On April 16th, if there are seats remaining, we will open registration to the public.



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Benefits of Membership:

  • Quarterly newsletters
  • Access to our "Members Only" website section with posted videos and handouts from past presentations and lots more
  • First Opportunity to register for our Zoom Meeting Presentations
  • Members may post unlimited free queries in our newsletters

 How to Join CDGS:

        You have three ways to join CDGS

  1. Complete the online form to the right or below and use PayPal to pay your dues.
  2. Download the printable membership form and send it in with your check or money order.
  3. Attend a meeting where you can complete the membership form, and pay your dues with cash, check, money order, or charge your credit card (We use SQUARE for our credit card transactions). 

   annual dues (January - December).  calendar year 2022 and forward


   Dues: $25.00 (paid by check/cash) $ $27.00 (paid by PayPal or onsite credit card).

On-Line Membership Application - Pay with PayPal

Join the Capital District Genealogical society. Use PayPal to submit your dues.   $25.00 + $2.00 transaction fee effective 2022. Please fill out the form below to use PayPal for CDGS.  If you are gifting a membership please complete the form with the recipients name/address, etc. and in the comment section please give us your name. We need your name so we can properly credit payment to the appropriate membership.