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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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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 ...

September 10th
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:

September 10th
Family Tree Makers Users Group
Shadle Park Library meeting room on the second Thursday of the month from 3:00 p.m. To 5:00 p.m.  We will be using FTM 2014.  We will be meeting right after the Ancestry users group. Please contact Sonji for additional information.   Sonji Ruttan  

September 12th
Traveling Through Time
William Dollarhide will present the following four sessions: Dollarhide’s Five Rules Learn Dollarhide’s five top rules so that you can prepare your genealogy using accepted standards and publish with confidence. American Migration Routes 1750-1800 Discover main migration routes, including wagon roads, of your ancestors. Civil War Genealogy Become acquainted ...

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Colin Harris and Funeral processes
Special guest Colin Harris will discuss facets of the funeral industry. Mr. Hairs has been in the the funeral industry since 1999.   His topics will cover:  The funeralization process--- three issues that must be satisfied. Final disposition of the body Legal and/or financial matters Cultural and/or faith issues/requirements  Timeline ...