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Please check out the "Genie Room" located in the downtown Spokane Public Library.
The Genealogy Room of Eastern Washington Genealogical Society is housed on the third floor of the Spokane Public Library at 906 W. Main Street. The "Genie Room" is open to the general public for research during library hours.
Library hours are 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Mon, Thurs, Fri and Sat.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Tues, Wed
Members of the Society act as research assistants on Tuesdays from 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon and 1:00 -p.m. - 3:00 PM or by appointment. Call 509 444-5357.
Eastern Washington Genealogical Society covers Ferry, Lincoln, Pend Oreille, Spokane and Stevens County (Region 7 of Washington State Geneaology Society).
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Upcoming Events
October 17th
Seattle Genealogical Society Fall Seminar
"The Family History Detective: Finding Solutions to your Toughest Research Problems" Guest speaker: Dr. Thomas W. Jones, CG,CGL, Co-editor of National Genealogical Society Quarterly. Past APG board member, BCG Trustee and President.  Teaches at BU, IGHR and SLIG and also author of Mastering Genealogical Proof. For details go to their ...

October 17th
Hayden Lake Family History Center
  This is a free all day seminar with many different offerings; it has something for everyone. For example one of the 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM offerings will be Kim Morgan presenting "The Secret to Writing Your Family History." To learn more about Kim go to:   To see ...

October 19th
We have been enjoying learning what we can do with RootsMagic to preserve our research about our Family. We will meet from 6:30 to 8:30 at John Wilson’s home.  If you are interested please contact John Wilson via email at and he will give you the address and directions.     ...

November 1st
Valley Clan Diggers Group: The Valley Clan Diggers is a group of people that meet once a month in different members' homes for the purpose of sharing their genealogical pursuits. In the beginning its members all lived in the valley -- hence the name Valley Clan Diggers. However, the membership ...

November 7th
The Greatest Generations
  Who are we?  The GI Generation, The Silent Generation, The Baby Boomers, Generation X, Generation Y, Generation Z?…….   History tells us the “Greatest Generation were those in America, born between 1901 and 1945….but what about those born after 1945; including the newest baby just born last evening ...