Albany, NY  12220

ESP Station


PO Box 2175


Membership benefits:

  • Quarterly Newsletters 
  • Access to our "Members Only" section of our website with posted videos and handouts from previous presentations and much more
  • First opportunity to register for our Zoom meeting presentations.
  • reduced pricing for our September Conference.
  • Members can post unlimited free queries in our newsletters

How to Join CDGS:

Complete the online form for the appropriate year and use your Credit Card or PayPal to pay your dues immediately. Another option is to "pay later" which means you complete the online form, click the pay later option, and send us your check/money order in the mail.  Dues are paid annually in the amount of $26 (online pay) or $25 (by check) for a calendar year.

If you are not currently a member of CDGS you can join for the remainder of the 2021 calendar year for the reduced price of $9.00 (As of 7/1/2021). The full $15 dollar price will appear initially but $6.00 will be discounted when you check out.

How to Renew Your CDGS Membership:

Log in to your account (as a member you already have an account although you may need to "activate your account" by submitting a username and password - click below the login spaces to where it says "having trouble logging in" to activate your account.

Once you are logged in, on the right is a drop down menu with choices. One of those choices is to renew your account, click on that option and follow the directions.

If you already know what to do you can access the log in portal here:

If you experience problems signing up or logging in email us at:

To contact CDGS about general issues email us at:

or write to us at Capital District Genealogical Society

Empire State Plaza Station, PO Box 2175, Albany, NY  12220 - 0175.

Webmasters:  Terri Moran & Pat Carey