Annual Seminar



Save the Date!! February 16, 2019 Seminar!

Featured Speaker:

Judy Russell, The Legal Genealogist


more information and registration info to be published.


WVGS Full Day Seminar - Saturday, February 16, 2019


Location TBA


2017 Seminar: Cyndi's List 'LIVE'!

Cyndi Ingle


Cyndi's presentation was full of information, expertly delivered, filled with humor!
We loved having Cindi with us for the day.




Cyndi Ingle is the owner and webmaster of Cyndi’s List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet,, a categorized index to over 336,000 online resources.

Cyndi Ingle


In its 21 years online Cyndi’s List has consistently remained in the top tiers for genealogical research tools online. 


It is an award-winning site which helps millions of visitors worldwide. It has been featured by the History Channel web site and in the media and several publications, including ABC News, NBC News, USA Today, Time, Newsweek, Parade Magazine, Wired, Family Tree Magazine, Family Chronicle, and Internet Genealogy magazines. 


Cyndi, a genealogist for more than 37 years, is the recipient of the 2016 National Genealogical Society President's Citation. She is a past-member of the board of directors for the National Genealogical Society. Cyndi is a nationally known guest lecturer for various genealogical society meetings and seminars.


Cyndi is the author of a best-selling book for genealogical research on the Internet titled, Netting Your Ancestors. She is also author of another book, a printed version of her web site, Cyndi's List. Her latest book is Planting Your Family Tree Online: How To Create Your Own Family History Web Site. Cyndi, her son, Evan, and two Boston Terriers live in Edgewood, Washington.


Cyndi's Topics:

  • - A Guided Tour of Cyndi’s List 2.0

    - The Hidden Web: Digging Deeper

    - Ten Resources I Use Every Day: Miscellaneous Tips for the Online Researcher

    - Maintaining An Organized Computer



Registration fee: $45 before 12/31/17; $50 effective 1/1/18.


Fee includes:       Program, Contint'l Breakfast, Box Lunch, Beverages and Prizes.


Lunch choices:    Chunky Chicken salad sandwich on hazelnut bread, Club sandwich on croissant,
Turkey, avocado, bacon salad w/ranch dressing  or Chicken raspberry nut salad w/raspberry dressing


Deadline to register: February 9, 2018. Refunds not given for cancellation after this date.