Meetings, lectures, inclement weather

  • Attend free lectures on genealogy topics presented the first Thursday of each month. Open to the public. We invite you to join our efforts to preserve ancestral data.  Contact SCCGS Board members who conduct business every other month, six times per year.
  • Virtual time and location: 7:00 p.m. (CST) 
  • Inclement Weather Policy: Meetings in person are canceled if District 118 Schools are closed on meeting day. Check local TV and radio stations for those updates.
  • Last minute changes are posted to SCCGS Facebook.


With permission, lectures and slides are posted on the SCCGS Member website for about four months.

August 5, 2021

Building A Family to Find a German Village in U.S. Records presented by Carol Wright Whitton, CG®

Ms. Whitton specializes in German genealogical research. She is the current projects director for the St. Louis Genealogical Society, and a graduate of German Research SLIG, the Genealogical Institute on Federal Records, and the Virginia Institute of Genealogical Research.

Register here for this lecture.

New to German research? Come prepared! Our August speaker recommends German Genealogy: What Do You Need to Know, a free video courtesy of the German Special Interest Group (SIG), hosted on the St. Louis Genealogical Society website.

September 2, 2021 Lecture to be announced.
October 7, 2021 Lecture to be announced.  Slate of Officers announced
November 4, 2021

Lecture to be announced.  Election of Officers for 2022, 2023.

December 2, 2021 Lecture to be announced.  Officers installed.


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