Genealogical Society of South Whidbey Island
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Interest Groups

Be sure to check the GSSWI Home Page for any late-breaking changes in meeting times or places!

GSSWI has created several Interest Groups in which members can share questions, answers, and resources in smaller groups of members.  Groups are currently defined in these areas:

Legacy Family Tree Software for the PC Interest Group

The Legacy Group meets the third Wednesday of each month from 2 - 4:00 pm at  Trinity Church. The group is for members using a PC and Legacy genealogical software.  The first meeting of the 2016-2017 society year will be held on 19 October 2016.

Contact: Mary Sue Kriefall at to be added to her e-mail notification list.

New England/ New York Interest Group

The NE/NY group meets the 4th Monday of each month from 10 a.m. to Noon at the Freeland Library. Group interest includes the genealogical areas of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New York. 

Contact: Marilynn Wright at

DNA Focus Group

The only scheduled activity for this group is a beginning DNA class which will be held on 19 November.

Contact: Monica Shull at for further information and possible registration.