Green Valley Genealigical Society
Photos courtesy of Debra Kabinier, GVGS member.  Photo on left: Allan & Fowler Famiies. L-R: Joseph Allan Fowler, Allan relatives from Nebraska.   Photo on right: Paternal Great Aunts (1949) L-R:  Julia Fowler, Christine Fowler Aaron, Marion Fowler Archer, Roberta Archer

General Announcements

GVGS – New Library – Now Open!!

The new GVGS Library – renamed the Green Valley-Sahuarita Genealogy Library, a Partnership of Green Valley Genealogical Society and La Posada Community – is located in the Posada Java Building (the social hub for the Green Valley & Sahuarita area). Street address is 665 S. Park Centre Avenue, Green Valley, AZ. The library is open Monday thru Friday from 9:00AM to 3:00PM, and on Saturday from 9:00AM to Noon. Please plan to join us at our new location to continue researching your family history! For more information about our library holdings, look-up services and more, click HERE.


Submit Your Family Photos for Display on Our Website

GVGS members are encouraged to submit family or historical photos for our website. Images selected will appear in the photo bar at the top of the Home page. These photos change each time visitors go to a new page on the GVGS website. To submit your photos, you'll need to scan them – make sure the resolution of the image is the best you can get. Then, send an email to our Web Manager identifying the people in your photos and attach your images. (Web Manager's email address is webmgr@azgvgs.org)
 

 
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UPCOMING
November 8
Jewish Genealogy SIG - MEMBERS ONLY
Explore your Jewish genealogy at our new meeting location!  We will meet in the Card Room at the La Perla Building located on the 2nd floor at the La Posada Community, from 1:00PM - 3:00PM. If you have any questions, contact Moreen Ferdie via email at:  secretary@azgvgs.org ...
November 9
Hands-on Writing Workshop for Genealogy
Susan Cummins Miller, Pima County Library writer-in-residence, will facilitate a writing workshop on Friday, Nov. 9th. Seating is limited to 25. Members can pay at the upcoming October general meeting - cost is $15.  
November 14
GVGS Beginners SIG - MEMBERS ONLY
A new location & time for our Beginners SIG! Our meetings will be held in the Enlightenment Room in the Pavilion Building at La Posada. There is plenty of parking at this facility (download the attached map). The Beginners SIG will meet monthly through April 2019.  The November meeting will ...
November 15
GVGS Monthly Meeting
Dress Like An Ancestor!  Remember the fun we had dressing like a favorite ancestor at the January 2018 meeting? We're doing that again at our November meeting for our short program! Pick a favorite ancestor, copy how they may have dressed, and come to the meeting ready to "introduce" us to him ...
December 12
GVGS Beginners SIG - MEMBERS ONLY
The December meeting will focus on "Ancestry.com Search Tips". Our meetings are held in the Enlightenment Room in the Pavilion Building at La Posada. There is plenty of parking at this facility (download the attached map). The Beginners SIG will meet monthly through April 2019.  If you have any questions about ...