All AGS activities and events are open to visitors.

We hope you’ll come join us!

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of every month except December, from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Meetings typically include time to get acquainted with other researchers, announcements and notification of upcoming activities. Meetings also feature a speaker on a genealogical topic.

Meetings are held at Highland Park Baptist Church, 5206 Balcones Dr, Austin, 78731.

AGS Writing SIG @ Cafe Express
Aug 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
AGS Writing SIG @ Cafe Express | Austin | Texas | United States
Purpose of the SIG: Provide a support structure to those attending for recording family histories – including family interviews, memoirs or stories based on research.
AGS Monthly Meeting – August 2017 @ Highland Park Baptist Church
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
AGS Monthly Meeting - August 2017 @ Highland Park Baptist Church | Austin | Texas | United States
The Importance of Mapping Cemeteries, Not Just Recording the Names In the 16 years I have been documenting Travis County Cemeteries, I have seen development and re purposing of cemetery land, head stones disappear and (more...)

Sep 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
AGS DNA Special Interest Group @ PoK-e-Jo’s BBQ | Austin | Texas | United States
Continue to discuss chapter 5, atDNA Meetings will be based on the book: Genetic Genealogy in Practice by Blaine T. Bettinger and Debbie Parker Wayne You need to obtain this book, as it will be (more...)

AGS Writing SIG @ Cafe Express
Sep 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
AGS Writing SIG @ Cafe Express | Austin | Texas | United States
Purpose of the SIG: Provide a support structure to those attending for recording family histories – including family interviews, memoirs or stories based on research.
Land Workshop Pt. 1 – Metes and Bounds @ North Village branch, Austin Public Library
Sep 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Land Workshop Pt. 1  - Metes and Bounds @ North Village branch, Austin Public Library | Austin | Texas | United States
Land Workshop Pt. 1  – Metes and Bounds Have you ever wondered how to draw those land descriptions from the Metes & Bounds survey system? This system was used primarily in the original thirteen colonies (more...)

Land Workshop Pt. 2 – Rectangular System @ North Village branch, Austin Public Library
Sep 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Land Workshop Pt. 2 - Rectangular System @ North Village branch, Austin Public Library | Austin | Texas | United States
Land Workshop Pt. 2 – Rectangular System Have you ever wondered how to draw those land descriptions from the rectangular survey system? This system was used in the Federal Land states to survey and sell (more...)

AGS Monthly Meeting – September 2017 @ Highland Park Baptist Church
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
AGS Monthly Meeting - September 2017 @ Highland Park Baptist Church | Austin | Texas | United States
More than Daughters: Using the DAR’s Genealogical Research System (GRS) The DAR has made more than a century’s worth of genealogical records accessible to all researchers. A variety of records have been digitized and made (more...)

Oct 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
AGS DNA Special Interest Group @ PoK-e-Jo’s BBQ | Austin | Texas | United States
Chapter 6 will be covered Meetings will be based on the book: Genetic Genealogy in Practice by Blaine T. Bettinger and Debbie Parker Wayne This book is our study guide this year. You do not (more...)

AGS Writing SIG @ La Madeleine French Restaurant
Oct 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
AGS Writing SIG @  La Madeleine French Restaurant | Austin | Texas | United States
Purpose of the SIG: Provide a support structure to those attending for recording family histories – including family interviews, memoirs or stories based on research.
AGS Monthly Meeting – October 2017 @ Highland Park Baptist Church
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
AGS Monthly Meeting - October 2017 @ Highland Park Baptist Church | Austin | Texas | United States
I’ve Got My DNA Results. But How Do I Use Them? DNA is a powerful genealogical tool – keyword being tool! Just like any other genealogy resource, we have to learn how to best use (more...)