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. 15 - 1:00 pm
February Membership Meeting
We are so pleased to have ACGS Member, Cynthia Christensen, speak to us regarding her family. "From Virginia to Illinois - My 6th Great Grandfather, ...
Mar. 4 - 10:00 am
Beginner's Genealogy Workshop - First Session of Two Day
Join us for the annual Beginner's Genealogy Workshop to be held on two consecutive Saturday mornings, March 4th and March 11th, 10:00 am to 12:00 ...
Mar. 11 - 10:00 am
Beginner's Genealogy Workshop - Second Session of Two Day
Join us for Day #2 of the annual ACGS Beginner's Genealogy Workshop to be held on two consecutive Saturday mornings, March 4th and March 11th, ...
Mar. 15 - 1:00 pm
March Membership Meeting
ACGS Member, Dolores Duncan, will present a program on "How the Irish Impacted Augusta County". 
Apr. 19 - 1:00 pm
April Membership Meeting
ACGS Member and Professional Genealogist, Lynn Scott, will present this month's program on "Sorting Your DNA Matches using the Leeds Method".   ...