Skagit Valley Genealogy Society


Skagit Valley Genealogical Society maintains a research collection housed inside Burlington Public Library. All materials are for in-library use only. For more information, please see the SVGS website.

Burlington Public Library and Skagit Valley Genealogical Society have partnered to provide educational genealogy programs. For upcoming programs, please see the calendar of events

Upcoming Events: 

Start Time: Sep 12, 2020 12:45 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Program:  "Old Hands" - Reading Historic Handwriting
presented by professional genealogist,  Robbie Johnson, C.G.

Email Margie Wilson at for a link to the Zoom meeting.

Handouts from the June 20th program:
Answers to DNA questions -from jim justice
DNA and Genealogy 

Important Genealogical Resources Addressing Race and Cultural Appropriation shared by the National Geneaological Society with the SkVGS:
The National Archives’ Rights in America
Coming to the Table’s Education Resources including Genealogy Support
The National Museum of African American History and Culture’s Talking About Race
NARA Foundation’s John Lewis on Rights and Justice in America