Santa Barbara County Genealogical Society Membership

 

Benefits of Membership in SBCGS

 
General membership meetings –held monthly on the third Saturday (except August) at 10:30 AM, at First Presbyterian Church, Constance and State Street. Guest speakers, panels, demonstrations and reports on the latest activities of the Society. The meetings are preceded at 9:30 AM with German, Italian, Irish, Jewish, French-Canadian, Civil War, Computer, DNA and Writers Special Interest Groups (SIG) and sociability and refreshments.  Check the Events Calendar for particular meeting details.
 
The Book Nook -- sales table with supplies and books in the library and at meetings.
 
Subscription to Society Publications -- Tree Tips our monthly newsletter and Ancestors West, published quarterly, providing the latest news on genealogy, articles of genealogical interest, resources and special projects of the society.
 
Reduced rates for special events
 
 
Use of the library computer lab to access the following subscription sites: Ancestry Library Edition, Fold3 (formerly Footnote) Genealogy Bank, Newspapers.com, Find My Past, Godfrey Memorial Library, Arkivdigital, Roots Ireland and American Ancestors (formerly New England Historical Genealogical Society) click here for more info
 
Over 600 CD-ROM disks -- loaded with genealogy research material, databases of indexes of Santa Barbara vital records, extracted cemetery lists, naturalizations, mortuary indexes and newspapers
 
Research assistance -- from our many library volunteers
 
Mentors -- Mentors are available upon request for new or continuing
members. Information is at the front desk or click on this link or contact the Mentor Coordinator if you need help in an area not covered.
 
Camaraderie with others  -- who share your interest in family history research
 
We look forward to welcoming you as a member of our growing Society!
If you have questions regarding membership, please email us at membership@sbgen.org.  Membership in the Santa Barbara County Genealogical Society is available to anyone interested in genealogy. The membership renews on anniversary date.

Membership Dues

Active
$40.00
Family of two--same household
$60.00
Friend
$50.00
Donor
$75.00
Patron
$150.00
Life
$1000.00 one-time donation for life

Membership

 
 

Santa Barbara County Genealogical Society is a non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable California corporation.  All membership dues are deductible for tax purposes to the fullest extent of the law.