Indian River Genealogical Society

2023 Annual Meeting

Tuesday December 12th  10:30 - 12:30
IRC Main Library Multimedia Room
At our annual meeting we will conduct the important business of electing our officers and approving a budget for 2024. The Martha Dodd Scholarship award will also be announced. Members, please respond to the RSVP sent via email and try to attend. 
Following the business portion of the meeting, we will take a special look back at IRGS over the past 40 years.  Hope to see you there!


If you see a red renewal notice after you sign into the Members Only area, your renewal is due or has not yet been recorded.  You can disregard if you have recently paid AND sent a membership form.  Please follow the renewal instructions so membership is properly notified.  Of course, you can also bring your completed membership form and payment to the Annual Meeting in December.

Check out our new 2023 - 2024 brochure!



The Irish GIG will meet on Tuesday December 5th at 2:00 pm at Riverside Park.


The Write Life group will meet virtually but only once during December due to Christmas.  That meeting will be on Friday December 15th at 1:30 pm.

The DNA GIG will meet virtually on Thursday December 21th at 2:00 pm when we will wrap up the "Back-To-School" series covering the basics of genetic genealogy.


The FamilySearch GIG will meet virtually on December 21th at 4:30 pm.


Contact the GIG leaders to join or email to be added to a GIG distribution (please specify which GIG)  The GIGs welcome new members!  We ask all GIG members maintain an active IRGS membership.


Beginner's Introduction to DNA

We invite anyone interested in learning more about the basics of DNA testing and analysis to review the following video prepared by our DNA Genealogy Interest Group Leader, Janet Hunter.
We encourage you to join our DNA GIG by becoming a member of our society to view additional educational videos of our past meetings.

Check out our Facebook page to see the latest announcements and suggestions. We post many announcements that come to our society that may not be reported on our website.