Topeka Genealogical Society Membership

We invite you to become a member of the Topeka Genealogical Society.
Membership is open to anyone who has an interest in family history.  Our membership year runs on a calendar year basis, from January 1st to December 31st. New memberships purchased after October 1 of this year will be credited with a full-year membership for next year, plus the remaining months of this year.
Benefits of Membership:
  • Subscription to the electronic version of the TGS Quarterly, our magazine containing genealogical information covering Shawnee County and northeast Kansas.*
  • Receipt of the electronic version News & Views newsletter, published monthly and filled with genealogy tips.*
  • Free use of the TGS library, with checkout privileges for circulating materials.
  • Discounted registration fees for TGS classes, workshops and Annual Conference.
  • Members-only discount opportunities on purchases of computers, software, and more.
  • Participation in TGS Special Interest Groups.
  • Monthly programs on genealogical and historical topics.
  • Opportunities for networking with other genealogists and family historians.
  • Opportuntiess to learn new skills, or get involved with record preservation through volunteering with TGS.
  • Access to members-to-members forum, and TGS databases in the members-only section of our website.
  • Voting privileges in TGS elections and decisions that require a vote of the membership.
* Printed versions of the Quarterly and News & Views newsletter, distributed via U.S. Postal Service mail, are available for an additional $20 per year to cover the costs of printing and mailing.
Categories of Membership:
  2021 Membership Fees
Individual $30.00*
Joint (two members living at same address) $40.00*
Student (up to age 25)  $10.00*
Institutional $40.00*
*For all membership categories,  printed copies of the TGS Quarterly and  newsletters may be received by mail for an additional fee of $20 per year.
  Institutional members are non-voting, and will not be provided with access to information in the members-only section of our website. 
Memberships may be purchased online by clicking the "Online Join"  button here or in the Left Margin of this page.
Download the appropriate membership form below, and mail with payment to:
                  Topeka Genealogical Society
                  PO Box 4048
                 Topeka, KS 66604-0048
                  Personal Membership Form                                    Institutional/Organizational Membership Form
MEMBERSHIP RENEWALS:  For current members who wish to renew, please go the the "Members-Only" page and log in before renewing.  If you do not know your username or password, please click the ? at the end of the field for help. You may renew your membership within 75 days of your expiration date (December 31).
(Note: Organizational members are not eligible for access to the Member's Area, and may not renew online. Please fill out a member application and mail it in.)
Questions?   Contact us