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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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October 7th
Fall for History Festival
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October 29th
Making Sense of the Science - Deciphering Your DNA Results
  Speakers: Barbara Johnson, Merna Forster, Tim Duncan SPECIAL OPENING SPEAKER: Wedlidi Speck   If your DNA results haven't proven to be the treasure trove of information you were hoping for, then please join the Victoria Genealogical Society for a day of DNA discovery!   For information about this seminar and ...

November 5th
Spokane History, a New Way to Share Local History.
Presenter: EWU Professor of History Larry Cebula   " Spokane History, a New Way to Share Local History."  For decades, local history was told mostly through public plaques, small museums, and the rare public event. Starting in 2012, students at Eastern Washington University pioneered a new way of sharing local ...

December 3rd
Annual EWGS December Party
Organized by Mary Holcomb.   The theme will be "School Days."   Check back for further details.