3rd Annual Appraisal Day!
Monday, March 25, 2019
, with Appraiser Mr. Bo Patrick. 
Bo appears on the local Phoenix version of the Antiques Roadshow called “Arizona Collectables” and is fully licensed, accredited, knowledgeable and very professional.


Library Tour Schedule 2019:

Our next Library tours are scheduled for January 28, February 25, April 29, and May 29, 2019.

9:30 am until 11:30 am.

Encourage your friends to become new members!

Call the Library at 623-933-4945 or sign up at the monthly Membership Meeting



New Library Hours

- Monday, Wednesday, Sunday 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm 

- closed the 2nd Monday Sep-May for General Membership Meeting

- Tuesday, Friday, Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


- Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm



Important Notice -- Karen R. Zeppenfeld, Library Administrator

Briefcases, large bags, purses, etc. cannot be brought into the Library. Approved items are laptops, keys, wallets, glasses, thumb drives, paper, notebooks, writing supplies, cell phones, lunch bag, etc.


A clear plastic holder or large zip lock bag may be used to contain items.


WVGS Library continues to retain the right to inspect items. Upon exiting the Library, the Aide will inspect any binders or folders or items.


Visitors paying the $5 daily fee will be given a green ID tag to wear. Your understanding and cooperation is appreciated.



Clear plastic tote bags now available!WVGS tote bag

Clear plastic tote bags with the WVGS logo are available at the Library for $7.00 each. Each tote islarge enough to hold a folder and your other personal items. There is a zip top so your items will not “spill out” or “get lost.” Tote bags will also be available at the General meetings.







Research Trips

1st WVGS sponsored trip to Fort Wayne, Indiana to research at the Allen County Library Genealogy Center!
October 20 - 26, 2019 -- 6 nights. Registration begins Jan 1, 2019. Get your calendar and travel plans arranged. see more




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 December 3-11, 2019.  Get on board and start planning now! click here


•  Salt Lake City Trip,  March 17 - March 24, 2019.  Family History Search Library and more.    click here for more. Look forward to 2020!



Annual Seminar 

February 15, 2020 Seminar!

Featured Speaker:

Dr. Thomas W Jones



See Details