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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 8th
Ancestry User Group Users Group meets the 2nd Thursday of each month at the Shadle Park Library. 2111 W. Wellesley, Spokane, WA   If you are interested in attending this group or want to be included in the group email notices, please contact Marge Mero:

October 8th
Family Tree Makers Users Group
This meeting commences immediately after the Ancestry User Group.         Family Tree Maker, by, is a family history software for Mac and PC that can be uploaded, linked, and synchronized to from computer, tablet or smart phone. We are learning about the various features of ...

October 10th
NeWGS Fall Seminar: Military Mysteries Meet McConnell
  Presented by Don McConnell, retired Army officer and senior intelligence analyst, authority on soldiers serving before and during the Civil War, and Civil War living history enthusiast.   When  we first met Don we asked him to share a little information about himself. In part, he responded:   "My hobbies ...

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 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.     ...