Meetings and Events

The Orange County California Genealogical Society conducts:

Consult the OCCGS Calendar for more information about our meetings.

General Membership Meetings

OCCGS General Membership Meetings are held on the first Saturday of each month, except June and December. The meetings are held at the Huntington Beach Central Library, lower level, Rooms C and D. Please use the Theater Entrance when attending.

First-time visitors are welcome to attend the General Membership Meetings and may sign in at our greeter's table. You will be introduced during the meeting.

Starting at 8:30 AM are Special Interest Group (SIG) Meetings (DNA group starts at 8:00 AM), as well as Society project meetings as needed. A 15-minute General Membership Meeting starts at 9:45 AM and includes the following:

Following the General Membership Meeting we have a guest speaker who presents two topics of interest to genealogists and family historians of all levels.

FREE Beginning Genealogy Class

The Beginning Genealogy class is not being offered at this time.

SIG Meetings

Special Interest Group meetings are conducted at 8:30 AM on the General Membership meeting Saturdays. Check the Calendar to see specific dates and topics.

Research Trip to the FHL, Salt Lake City

Information and 2022 Reservation Form

OCCGS sponsors an Annual Research Seminar at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City each Spring for OCCGS Members. Our members have this opportunity to spend 6 days and 7 nights with experienced researchers from OCCGS, plus professional researchers who live and work in Salt Lake City. The tour includes accommodations at Salt Lake Plaza hotel (next to the FHL), workshops, speakers, Monday Night Banquet and a Brunch, plus daily help while at the Family History Library.

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General Meetings

Visitors are welcome at our General Membership Meetings! Join us and learn more about OCCGS!

Contact OCCGS:

Orange County California Genealogical Society
c/o Huntington Beach Central Library
7111 Talbert Avenue
Huntington Beach, California 92648

General Information:

Find more email addresses at our Board Members page.