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Saturday, September 19, 2015


"Clinton McClellan Smith"

"Can you hear the bagpipes?"

History and genealogy join forces as Clinton McClellan Smith takes us on his fifteen year journey of discovery! Learn about the voyage and life of his ggg-grandfather, William McClellan, who, in 1774, sailed from Scotland, across the Atlantic to the shores of the New World and lived a life shaped by the dramatic events of that time!

Finley Center, 2060 West College Avenue, Santa Rosa

Chat at Noon, Presentation 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

General Membership meetings are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month
except for April when we hold our Spring Seminar. There is no General Meeting in December.

  • 12:00 PM to 1 PM - General Discussion or Show & Tell followed by a short break
  • 1pm to 2:30pm - Announcements & Scheduled Program

Cypress Room at the Finley Community Center
2060 W College Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Map & Directions

SCGS Board Meetings

Society Board Meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 9:30-11:30 AM, at the Sonoma County Library Annex.Board meetings are open to all members.

Special Interest Groups

"Genealogical Evidence, Documentation & Writing"

4th Friday of the month at 10:00 am
at the Sonoma County History and Genealogy Annex,
located on Third Street, behind the Main Library at Third & E Sts in Santa Rosa.

"Writing Our Family Stories"

1st Tuesday of the month at 10:00 am
Writers Group meets at the Family History Center, located at 1725 Peterson Lane, Santa Rosa.

"Chat Group"

3rd Tuesday of the month at 10:00 am
Meets at the Main Library, located at Third Street and E Sts., in Santa Rosa. Enter the library and head for the meeting room on the left.

German Group:

1st Saturday of EVEN months at 10:00 am (except August).

British Group:

1st Thursday of EVEN months at 2:00 pm (except August) at the Santa Rosa Library Annex, 3rd & E Streets (next to the Main Library).


British Group
Audrey Herman
Chat Group
Trisha Bomar
Genalogical Evidence 
Carmen Finley
German Group
Jim Cochran
Writing Family Stories
Shirley Ann Rankin

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