Being a member of the Northwest Suburban Genealogy Society (NWSGS) has numerous benefits, including:

  • Eight meetings a year, featuring a variety of speakers and topics.
  • Access to copies of the speaker’s handout each month.
  • Eight issues of our bulletin, Notes From the Northwest, to keep you informed of happenings in our Society and current issues of genealogical interest.
  • Access to NWSGS’s pre-2013 publications via our “Members Only” link.
  • Subscription to Forum (the Federation of Genealogical Society’s publication) at a discount – visit their website at for more information.
  • Our society has memberships with the following societies, allowing our members to share in certain benefits (these differ based on the society in question):
  • An opportunity to meet other genealogists who share your interest.
  • Potential to learn new techniques to advance your research.
  • Access to researchers who are willing to share their experiences and other suggestions.
  • Information on how to get more involved in genealogy.
  • An opportunity to assist in selecting speakers and topics for future meetings.
  • A chance to preserve a part of history for future generations.

Our membership year runs from August 1 through July 31. Members joining during the year will receive all eight issues of Notes From the Northwest.

Download our Membership Brochure and join today!