Augusta County Genealogical Society
PO Box 436
Fishersville VA  22939

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The Society usually meets 1:00 to 3:00 PM on the third Wednesday of each month at the Augusta County Public Library, lower level meeting room, 1759 Jefferson Highway, Fishersville VA.  Everyone is welcome, membership is not required. The annual picnic is held in July.  The November meeting is our luncheon social.  The Annual membership meeting is held in October.

Upcoming Schedule of Events

Date Time Event


Mar 15, 2017


1 pm-3pm


Our own Laten Bechtel will present her newly published book, "In Their Words: Growing Up in Segregated Staunton and Augusta County, Virginia."  It contains thirty interviews with local African Americans who take us into the last days of segregation and the early days of desegregation in Staunton and Augusta County.  Copies of the book will be available following the presentation.

Everyone is welcome, membership not required. 

Augusta County Public Library,
 1759 Jefferson Hwy, Fishersville,in the lower level meeting room


Apr 19, 2017


1 pm-3 pm


Everyone is welcome, membership not required.

Augusta County Public Library,
 1759 Jefferson Hwy, Fishersville,in the lower level meeting room

Mar 18, 2017


10am  -  12noon


Augusta County Genealogy Society in conjunction with the Augusta County Library will be once again offering a “Beginners Genealogy Class”. It starts Saturday March 18 from 10:00 am to 12 noon in the Children’s Room on the main level of the Library and continues on March 25 and April 1. Each week we will be presenting different information so plan to attend all three classes if possible. This event is open to the public.  Tell your friends and neighbors who might be interested in genealogy about these classes.  

Come and see how we can help you with your genealogical research.     You may also call the Augusta County Genealogical Society's Library at 540-885-1991 which is open to the public Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon or by appointment.


The Augusta County Genealogical Society (ACGS) is organized:

·        To help preserve genealogical records and public access to them
·        To furnish aid and education in genealogical research
·        To foster and encourage interest in genealogical research

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