Augusta County Genealogical Society
Our Meetings
ACGS meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month (except July, November, and December) from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. in the Augusta County Library located at 1759 Jefferson Highway (Route 250) in Fishersville, Virginia. In July we have a picnic/social and in November we have a holiday luncheon. There is no scheduled meeting in December.
The Annual Membership meeting (with election of officers) is held each October. Additional workshops include a three-day Beginner’s Genealogy Workshop (on three consecutive Saturday mornings) each March and several Saturday morning Roundtable Discussions are offered throughout the year.
Check the Upcoming Events on our website for information on upcoming programs and guest speakers. For easy directions and a map to our meeting location that you can view and print, click HERE.
ACGS is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization with tax deductible donations.

Become A Member
Membership in ACGS is open to anyone with an interest in genealogy, whether a beginner or an experienced researcher. Annual memberships run from January to December. For more information on becoming a member, click HERE.

Our Mission
The Augusta County Genealogical Society (ACGS), located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, was established in 1996. Our mission is threefold:
  • Help preserve genealogical records and public access to them
  • Furnish aid and education in genealogical research methods
  • Foster and encourage interest in genealogical research

Feb. 16 - 1:00 pm
February Meeting
Join us for this planned ZOOM meeting.  Our speaker will be Mary Massie, Director of Programs & Education at  Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest, located in Forest, ...
Mar. 12 - 10:00 am
Beginner's Workshop - Three Saturday Event
We are hopeful that we can once again offer this three-day event (conducted on three consecutive Saturday mornings in March) where participants can learn the basics ...
Mar. 16 - 1:00 pm
March Meeting
Speaker, the Honorable Chaz Haywood, Clerk of the Rockingham County Court, will present a program on the availability of Rockingham County Courthouse Records. 
Apr. 20 - 1:00 pm
April Meeting
Join us to hear Deborah Harvey, Certified Genealogist, of Lovingston, Virginia present this program on the basics of researching your Scottish roots. With over thirty-five ...
May. 28 - 1:00 pm
May Meeting
Our speaker this month will be Susan Clark who will present an interesting and informative program titled "Searching for My Biological Mother and Finding Much ...