Formed in the fall of 1988, the Council is comprised of individuals and organizations working together to exchange information, coordinate calendar events, avoid duplication of group projects, and encourage the preservation and accessibility of records of genealogical and historical value.
The Council's Mission
To provide intra-communications for genealogical, historical,
cultural and patriotic organizations and libraries.
To coordinate the scheduling of activities and events by
providing a long range calendar.
To encourage the identification and preservation of genealogical and historical records
and to ensure the accessibility of such records for research purposes.
To increase public awareness of the educational value of genealogical
and historical records.
To promote ethical and professional standards in genealogical
and historical research.
Held the 2nd Saturday of EVERY OTHER month beginning in January at 10:00 at the
LDS Family History Center, 2745 Eastern Ave., Sacramento.
Genealogical & Historical Council of Sacramento Valley
PO Box 214749, Sacramento, CA 95821-0749