Research Day

JUNE 23, SUNDAY, 12 – 4 pm

Everyone is invited to use all of the research assets of our Library from 12:00 Noon until 4:00 PM.

The Computer Genealogy Interest Group meets at 1 pm.
The Eastern European Interest Group does not meet in June.

  • We will be scanning Bibles and historical documents.
  • Bring in what you have and have it copied to digital media. Please bring a USB drive to make a copy of these scans.


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FREE SEMINAR – Family Tree Maker

JUNE 29, SATURDAY, 1:30 – 4:30 pm.

The Baltimore County Genealogical Society will be holding a FREE special seminar on Saturday, June 29, at the BCGS library from 1:30 to 4:30 pm.

Mark Olson is the Family Tree Maker Ambassador who travels the country explaining and answering questions about how Family Tree Maker can help your genealogy and, if you are already using Family Tree Maker, the advantages if you upgrade to the latest version.

If you are able to attend, please email Jim Cross at to confirm you are coming. That way, in case there is a weather event or some reason that we need to cancel we will be able to let you know.

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Our Mission

The Baltimore County Genealogical Society was founded in 1977 to help educate members in tracing their family ancestry, to collect and publish material related to genealogy, and to encourage the open exchange of genealogical ideas and experiences.

      • We collect and maintain substantial materials for Baltimore city, the counties of Maryland, U.S. states and more.
      • Our Library has computers connected to the Internet with Wi-Fi.
      • General meetings are held in our Library on the fourth Sunday of the months of September through June (except December), at our headquarters:


Parkville Senior Center
Room 308 (Elevator available)
8601 Harford Road
Parkville, Maryland 21234

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