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PURPOSE: The NORTHWEST INDIANA GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY is a non-profit organization whose objectives are to collect, preserve and disseminate knowledge and information with reference to genealogy, history, biography and heraldry; to promote and sustain interest in the study of these fields; to pool interest and aid individual members of the Society; and to issue publications relating to genealogy.


MEMBERSHIP PERIOD: Membership year will expire on the last day of the month twelve [12] months from which dues were paid. Annual membership dues are not pro-rated to the calendar year.



  • Regular meetings held at 10:00 am on the third (3rd) Saturday of each month, January through November

  • Programs and speakers of genealogical, historical and related areas of interest

  • Bi-monthly newsletter TWIGS with free queries

  • Networking opportunities

  • Meetings held at area libraries 

  • Volunteer projects such as cemetery reading and indexing of newsletters, obituaries or public records

To become a member please go to our membership page on our main site:  https://www.nwigs.com/membership.html