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

Aug. 17 - 1:00 pm
August Membership Meeting
Join us for our August Membership Meeting - in person or via ZOOM.  ACGS is pleased to announce that our speaker this month will be ...
Sep. 10 - 10:00 am
Roundtable Discussion - GEDMatch DNA Matching
We are happy to be able to offer our Genealogy Roundtable Discussions again.  Open to anyone interested in learning about DNA Matching for genealogists.  Join ...
Sep. 21 - 1:00 pm
September Membership Meeting
Join us for our regularly scheduled September Membership Meeting, Featured speaker will be Trenton Hizer, Archivist with the Library of Virginia. Mr. Hizer will be ...
Oct. 19 - 1:00 pm
October Membership Meeting
We are looking forward to hearing from ACGS member and Professional Genealogist Lynn Scott. Lynn will present a program on  “Separating Men with the Same Name”.  Two, three or ...
Nov. 16 - 12:00 pm
Holiday Luncheon
Hope you can join us for our end-of-the year Holiday Luncheon to be held on Wednesday, November 16th at 12:00 noon at Sanzone's Italian Restaurant.  Sanzone's is ...