SVCGR LogoSacramento Valley Chapter of Germans from Russia

Welcome to the Sacramento Valley Chapter (California). We are associated with both the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia (AHSGR) and the Germans from Russia Heritage Society (GRHS). We offer a variety of local programs, presentations, social events, genealogy research help, an online store, member stories, and many other interesting things.

Email and Website:

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Chapter Meetings

Location: Valley Springs Presbyterian Church, 2401 Olympus Drive, Roseville, CA, 95661

Time: Arrive by 1:15pm.  Program and Activities begin at 1:30pm. If attending via Zoom, session begins at 1:30pm.

Notes: All chapter meetings are held in-person at the church and streamed online via Zoom. Please register in advance for meetings on our website, Programs, Presentations, & Events page registering, you will received an automated confirmation email with the agenda and other details regarding the specific meeting. Our December meeting also serves as our Annual Meeting and Christmas Social.

2022 Chapter Meeting Dates: (2nd Sunday – Mar, Jun, Oct, Dec)

  • March 13, 2022
  • June 12, 2022
  • October 9, 2022
  • December 11, 2022

Chapter Newsletters

Our chapter publishes six, bi-monthly newsletters every year.  You must be a Sacramento Valley Chapter member to receive them.  All past newsletters are on our website.


SVCGR Board of Directors (2022)

Lee Macklin

VP Membership
Linda Anderson

Linda Boehm

VP programs
Donna Costa

John Kreutzer

Freddie Nezbeth

Newsletter Editor
Cindi Jones

Linda Anderson

Lee Macklin

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