Whittier Area Genealogical Society
Whittier Area Genealogical Society
Whittier Depot 1896
Whittier Depot 1896: Photo courtesy of Whittier Public Library - Whittier Historical Photograph Collection
Welcome to the Whittier Area Genealogical Society
A genealogical society serving the Whittier area
in Los Angeles County, California
 
Our next monthly meeting will be on Saturday, July 20th, 2019
WAGS Is on our Summer Schedule Until September
 
 
 
 
 
No WAGS Morning Classes until September
WAGS Morning Classes are taking a break for the summer.  Classes will resume on Saturday, September 21st.
We will begin our fall schedule on September 21st with a double feature on English research from David Flint, who will cover both the morning and afternoon sessions.  Click here and keep scrolling down to find out more about all of our upcoming programs.
 
Ice Cream Social
Beginning at 12:30pm on Saturday, July 20th, 2019
Enjoy a build-your-own ice cream sundae with all of your favorite toppings before (or during) our Summer Show and Tell. 
Beat the heat with a sweet treat and enjoy time with fellow genealogists before the main event! 
 
WAGS General Meeting - WAGS Member Show and Tell
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm, Saturday, July 20, 2019
WAGS Member Show & Tell
July is time for WAGS members and friends to share about their family history.  This could include bringing a family heirloom and telling a story about it, sharing an interesting fact or recollection of a family member, or explaining how one broke through a brick wall to find an ancestor.  If you would like to share, sign up at our June meeting, or contact our Program Chairs at program@wagswhittier.org.
 
 
Held at the Whittier Masonic Temple, 7604 Greenleaf Ave, Whittier, CA 90602
 
  

 
Writer's Group  
 
The next Life Story Writing Group Meeting will be held Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 1:00 pm.
 
The meetings are held at the Whittier Uptown Senior Center, 13225 Walnut St., from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm on the 2nd & 4th Wednesday of every month.   Click here for suggested writing topics for the next meeting.
 
 
 
 

July 17
Genealogical Society of North Orange County Monthly Meeting
Jean Wilcox Hibben, Phd, MA - America:  Land of the Farm, Home of the Plow Farmers have been the backbone of America from the first settlers until the present day. ...

July 20
No WAGS Morning Class or Lunch for July
WAGS Morning Classes are taking a break for the summer.  Classes will resume on Saturday, September 21st. We will begin our fall schedule on September 21st with a double feature ...

July 20
Genealogy Garage at L A Public Library
Christine Johns Cohen - Let's Research Your United Kingdom Ancestors Using FindMyPast.com ‚ÄčAre you looking for UK ancestors? Learn how to use the FindMyPast website to expand your research. The ...

July 20
Show & Tell and Ice Cream Social
Ice Cream Social and WAGS Member Show & Tell Join us for the Ice Cream Social at 12:30 pm.  Then at 1:00 pm, it’s time for WAGS members and friends ...

July 23
Glendora Genealogical Group
Kristi Sexton - "Grandma's Dress Quilt" A little bit of  a biography about Grandma's quilt, how it came to be, and what to do with it.  What do we do ...