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Scanning Services Day


Do you have boxes of fading photographs that you want to save and share with family members?
Scn Family Photos

The Scanning Day has been postponed, please check back for the re-scheduled day!

 

WVGS Members Bob and Cathy Gallagher present a special¬†'Scanning Services Day' at the WVGS Library. They can scan your photos and docs to a DVD using a High Speed Scanner that is 30 times faster than a regular flatbed scanner!¬† 35 cents per scan (includes DVD and case; convert VHS tapes to DVD's, cost is only $11.

 

Get organized ahead of time, read the more info link for tips. Protect your precious memories from fire, water, theft, mold, dust and more! If you cannot attend on Saturday, any scanning done for WVGS members during April will also include a donation to the library.

 

 

 

Research Trips


The West Valley Genealogical Society organizes research trips to Washington DC and Salt Lake City each year; see the Activities page for current information on all of the trips.

 

• Washington DC trip is November 29 - December 7, 2017.  Get on board and start planning now! click here

 

•  Salt Lake City Trip,  If you missed this opportunity in 2017, check your calendar for March 13 - March 21, 2018 and plan ahead!  23 enthusiastic genealogists made this trip, March 14 through March 22, 2017.    Family History Search Library and more.    click here for more.

 

Annual Seminar   

 

Save the Date!   WVGS Full Day Seminar - Saturday, February 17, 2018

 

Featuring: Cyndi Ingalls of Cyndi's list fame

 

Save the Date!  The West Valley Genealogical Society's annual seminar featured speaker will be Cyndi Ingalls of Cyndi's list fame.  More to be published soon.

 

The 2017 seminar featured Geoffrey D. Rasmussen; author of the recently-released, Kindred Voices: Listening for our Ancestors, and the popular books Legacy Family Tree, Unlocked! and Digital Imaging Essentials. please click here for more