PO Box 2175      


ESP Station

Albany, NY  12220


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.
  • Members can post unlimited free queries in our newsletters

How to Join CDGS:

        You have three ways to join CDGS

  1. Complete the online form for the appropriate year and use PayPal to pay your dues.
  2. Download the printable membership form for the appropriate year 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)

  • For calendar year 2021: Dues: $15.00 (if paid by check or cash) $16.00 if paid by PayPal or credit card).

  • For calendar year 2022 +: Dues: $25.00 (if paid by check or cash) $ $26.00 (if paid by PayPal or credit card).

To contact CDGS email us at: contactcdgs@cdgsny.org

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

Because of our pending dues increase, we will not accept checks for multiple years at the $15 rate. If you are already paid for the 2021 year future checks must reflect the $25 rate or they will be returned to you. Likewise, your PayPal monies will be refunded to you if not for the correct amount.