Clallam County Genealogical Society
         403 East 8th St., Port Angeles, WA  98362
     Phone:  (360) 417-5000
     Parking available behind building

Welcome to our Research Center

Open to the public
We are a FamilySearch Affiliate!
Use our computers to access  You will have increased access to records previously only available at a Family History Center.  Come in and see what you can find!
Computer Room  The computer stations are spaced 6 feet apart for your safety and privacy. Volunteers can help you get started. 
Subscription databases: AmericanAncestors, Ancestry World Edition, Fold 3,  Find My Past, Genealogy Bank, and News Bank.
Interested in family history?  We're here to help.
Check Out our New Blog


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Click on our PayPal link on the left column and our donations link will appear in small blue letters directly under the upper case PAYPAL or click on DONATE to go DIRECTLY. Use the drop down box to choose operating fund or chose a project of your interest.  Every gift goes to keeping our Research Center operational and providing access to resources for family history researchers and educational programs.  Our staff is all volunteer.

Building Use Policy

The Clallam County Genealogical Society of Port Angeles may make its building available for use by its individual members for:  
  • Educational, cultural, civic, or charitable purposes
  • To support the community's interests and needs
  • To expand the benefits of membership in the Society
  • Which do not jeopardize the Section 501 (3)(c) tax status of the Society
  • And are in accordance with the following guidlines:
1. The use of the building or grounds shall be at the sole discretion of the Board of Directors of the Society.
2. The Society will not charge for the use of the building or grounds. A donation is welcome.
3. No money derived from the activity may accrue to the Society’s finances.
4. Any publicity of the event shall not state or imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval by the Society.
5. A reservation by a member in good standing has been made in writing at least 1 month prior to the  expected use.
6. The member shall provide all reasonable information concerning the intended use.
7. The member will be present in the building s long as it is in use.
8. The member will provide his or her own AV equipment.
9. The member will restrict guest access to the library and research areas unless leading a guided tour.
10. The member agrees to leave the meeting rooms(s), kitchen, lavatories and grounds as clean and in order as found with all paraphernalia and garbage taken away.
11. The member agrees to reimburse the Society for any damage to the building, fixtures and furnishings in a timely fashion. Third party vendors must provide written evidence of liability insurance.
12. Pandemic limitations for social distancing and masks will be followed as public health guidance currently recommends or requires.
13. Alcohol, smoking, illegal drugs and firearms are prohibited.

November 23
Research Center Closed
The CCGS Research Center will be closed over the Thanksgiving holiday and weekend!  See you on the 29th!
December 10
Fellowship Meeting
Save the date!     Saturday, December 10, Save This Date!  Our first member, in person, meeting in almost 3 years.  ...
December 15
Winter Bulletin Deadline
Calling all members!  The quarterly bulletins exist because of your contributions.  Your research stories can lead to success for others.  ...