Local Genealogy Classes
Genealogy classes in the Central Peninsula
Listed below you will find links to some of the local Genealogy Classes. Please check each offering organization for current classes and schedules, which may be affected by the pandemic.
Palo Alto Adult School
Location: Greendell School, Room P3 Not available Fall 2022
Organization: Palo Alto Adult School
Mountain View/Los Altos Adult School
Location: Mountain View/Los Altos Adult School Not available Fall 2022
Organization: Mountain View - Los Altos Adult School
*Trinity Monday Genealogy Club (Intermediate/Advanced)
When: Mondays 10:00 am -12:00 noon
This is an ongoing class where students learn about genealogy from each other by sharing their techniques, hints, and discoveries. Students should be experienced in doing independent research, and will be expected to actively engage in class discussions. Topics are decided during the first session. The class meets every week from September to late May, with a short break in December.
We are currently meeting via Zoom.
For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
* official authorized SMCGS breakout class
San Mateo Adult School
Location: San Mateo Adult School – Room 24
Organization: San Mateo Adult School Instructor: I. H. Barlow
GENEALOGY SERIES # 1 Dates: 8/18 – 10/6 Days: Thu Time: 1:30 – 2:15 pm Fee $100
GENEALOGY SERIES # 2 Dates: 10/13 – 12/8 Days: Thu Time: 1:15 – 2:15 pm Fee $100
Call the adult school for information about classes 650-558-2100 Register in person, by mail, or at the first class meeting.
Silicon Valley Computer Genealogy Group
Location: 875 Quince Avenue, Santa Clara, CA
Organization: Silicon Valley Computer Genealogy Group
SVCGG has a general meeting the 2nd Saturday of every month except for Dec and a Reunion for the Mac meeting the 4th Thursday of every month except Nov/Dec. All of our meetings are free and open to the public. Anyone is welcome!
Santa Clara County Historical & Genealogical Society
What: Genealogy Basics Special Interest Group
When: 2nd Wednesday each month, 10:00 am - 12:00
Where: via Zoom
This SIG is hosted by Nancy Moffett, and is a discussion of genealogy techniques.
Menlo Park Family History Center
The Menlo Park Family History Center is gradually expanding its operating hours to pre-pandemic levels.
Starting in October, we will open the Family History Center on the third Tuesday of the month from 10:00am - noon.
Menlo Park Family History Center Operating Hours:
Saturdays: 9:00am - 11:00am
Third Tuesday of the Month: 10:00am - 12:00pm