Kelowna & District Genealogical Society is a non-profit, registered charity whose goal is to bring like-minded people together for the purpose of sharing ideas and knowledge in the pursuit of family history research.

The Society held its first meeting in 1984.

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Reference Library

The KDGS Family & Local History Resource Centre is located on the second floor of the Okanagan Regional Library’s downtown Kelowna Branch. Our partnership with the Library has allowed the Society to offer convenient access to our stellar collection of books, periodicals and maps to the Central Okanagan community and beyond

Family History Forums

Family History Forums are held on the fourth Tuesday of each month (except in December, July and August.)

Join us via Zoom from 6:30 to 8 pm. See our list of upcoming topics under the Events tab. Please register through the ORL downtown libraries Event Calendar.