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 board members) is held each October. Additional workshops include a two-day Beginner’s Genealogy Workshop (on two consecutive Saturday mornings) each Spring.  
 
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
 

Jun. 26 - 1:00 pm
June Membership Meeting
ACGS member, Leslie Hall, will present this month's program - "You Can Write Your Family History". As an amateur genealogist and researcher for the past ...
Jul. 17 - 5:30 pm
Annual Picnic
Join us for our annual picnic at TInkling Spring Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall, 30 Tinkling Spring Drive, Fishersville. Fried chicken, pork BBQ and beverages will ...
Aug. 21 - 1:00 pm
August Membership Meeting
Speaker: Heather Andolina, President of the Melungeon Heritage Association Topic: "The Melungeon People of Virginia"   The Melungeon people are a mixed-race population of people ...
Sep. 18 - 1:00 pm
September Membership Meeting
Speaker: Lynn Scott, ACGS Member and Professional Genealogoist Topic: "Researching Your Revolutionary War Ancestor"
Apr. 17 - 1:00 pm
April Membership Meeting
Join us for the grand re-opening of our newly remodeled library space within the Augusta County Library. Refreshments will be served and our meeting will ...