Beginning May 2020 FGS monthly meetings will be held via Internet video-conference applications. FGS hosted meetings will use the Zoom platform.  Click here to download the "Zoom Client for Meetings".  FGS Members will receive connect information via email.

To be announced :

  • "The Massippee Plantation" (Mashpee)
  • John "Jim" Peters - Executive Director of the Massachusetts Commission on Indian Affairs

Saturday, July 17th 2021 at 10:00AM EDT - via ZOOM

  • Jill Morelli - Professional Genealogist, CG - FGS favorite and July guest to Cape Cod!
  • ​Topic : "Don't Build Your Own Brick Walls!"
    • ​​​​Most brick walls are of our own making! We need to address the reasons why they exist so we can resolve the problem. We will review some of the reasons our brick walls get built and how to tear them down. Hard hat ready? Let’s start smashing the wall.

August 2021 : To Be Announced

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Saturday, September 11th 2021 at 10:00AM EDT - Diane Boumenot

  • Topic :  "The Real Life of Vital Records - ​The Secrets of Finding them Today"

    • ​​​Understanding when, where, and why vital records were created, and the changes in practices over the years, can help us locate these valuable records today. Learn how to use copies, abstracts, indexes and “substitutes” on the path to the best record. Improve your family history research today by maximizing your ability to locate the records that tie generations together. ​

Our Monthly Meetings are held at 10:00am at the Falmouth Public LibrarY
300 Main Street, Falmouth MA 02540
Downstairs in the hermann foundation room unless otherwise noted


Tuesday afternoons from 2:00 pm-4:00 pm at the Falmouth Public Library in the Lemke Reference Room.  Falmouth Genealogical Society members assist anyone with their genealogical research. This is a free drop-in session with no appointment needed.  FGS video about Library Sessions.


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