PROGRAMS AND SPEAKERS
EGS offers programs over 20 programs a year that feature a variety of speakers and topics of interest. All of the speakers hand-outs are archived in the Members Only area of the website.
The newsletter is mailed or e-mailed free to members. In addition, queries will be published in the newsletter as space permits.
EGS responds to all mail and email inquiries for genealogical research.
The EGS website provides numerous files and indices specific to the Elgin area.
EGS maintains an active Facebook page with current activities plus genealogically related topics.
EGS members serve as volunteers at GBPL to assist individuals as they use the facilities to research their family. See the current schedule here.
Births, marriages and deaths from Elgin newspapers are indexed by EGS volunteers and are posted on the GBPL website.
To download our current Membership Brochure, click here. This brochure also includes a printable Membership Application that can be sent through the mail with a check.