Membership in GVGS
Membership in the Green Valley Genealogical Society is open to any person with an interest in genealogy.
Membership Privileges & Benefits
- Eight meetings each year (Oct-May) featuring programs on a wide range of genealogy topics presented by knowledgeable and informed speakers.
- Subscription to our monthly newsletter, Past Tracks (published Oct-Apr), including access to archived issues.
- Opportunities to meet and exchange information with other researchers.
- Discount pricing on our annual seminar held every February. Past seminar speakers have included Thomas MacEntee, D. Joshua Taylor, and Judy Russell.
- Topical Special Interest Groups (SIGs) designed to help members with genealogy research and education.
- Volunteer opportunities. Many GVGS members volunteer their time in helping our society promote genealogy and family history research.
- Access to the Members Only section of our website.
What's Available in the Members Only Section
- Profile - Your individual Member information
- Past Tracks - in pdf format; includes current and back issues through 2015
- Secure Download - contains Meeting & Seminar Handouts, in pdf format, that you can download
- Photo Gallery - of monthly meetings and seminar events; includes current, and past years
Membership Categories and Dues
GVGS' membership year begins October 1 and expires September 30 of each calendar year.
- Individual Membership – $25.00 per year (includes electronic subscription to Past Tracks)
- Family Membership – $30.00 per year (includes electronic subscription to Past Tracks)
If you prefer to have Past Tracks sent via regular mail (1 copy per household), please add $7.00 to the cost of your membership.
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