Empire State Plaza Station

PO Box 2175

Albany, NY 12220-0175


contactcdgs@gmail.com



The April 18, 2020 Meeting and the May 30, 2020 Conference Are Cancelled 

Town of Colonie Library is  Closed Until Further Notice


Check Our Website for Future Developments


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Capital District Genealogical Society

   Meetings


Regular Meetings:

Held at William K. Sanford Library

Town of Colonie

629 Albany Shaker Road

Loudonville, NY 12211


4th Saturday of month, except 5th Saturday in 2020 in May for the Conference and the 3rd Saturday of month in November; no meeting in December.


All regular meetings begin at 1:00 PM.

Computer Resources Group meets 3:00 PM


Election of Officers - November



Donations Needed


CDGS has a "sale" table set up during the meeting, bring any genealogy magazine, maps and/or books and put a price on them, it is 50/50, you get half of the sale, or you can donate your half to the society.


Our inventory is low at the moment so if you have any genealogical journals or books you would like to donate they would be appreciated.



We welcome you to a year of interesting and informative programs at CDGS!



1:00 - 2:30  Meeting and Speaker

2:30- 3:00Refreshments with meet and mingle time (our

speaker usually is usually available for questions during this time)

3:00 - 3:30  Internet Resources Discussion




April 18, 2020



Research Day Is Cancelled Per the Town of Colonie Library


Are you new to genealogy? Do you have a brick wall you would like help with?

CDGS volunteers will be available from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on April 18, so drop in to the Colonie Town Library at your convenience and our volunteers will assist you with your research.






May 30, 2020


The Conference has been cancelled. Refunds are being processed. The Board hopes to reschedule for 2021.



























Additional Genealogy Related Events in the Capital District


Our meeting venue is cancelled

until further notice.