The BCGS publishes a number of reference aids and works and makes them available to members and the public. These publications may be ordered by mail or they may be purchased at the Society's library.
The society publishes Journal of the Berks County Genealogical Society, a scholarly quarterly journal edited by Joan Seaman and Branches of Berks, a quarterly informal newsletter, edited by Ann Balderrama.
We welcome articles related to Berks County families, places or events to be considered for publication in the Journal of the Berks County Genealogical Society. Articles are sent to the authors for their approval before going to press. Email articles (Microsoft Word format) to Joan Seaman, Editor.
Typewritten or handwritten submissions may be sent to:Berks County Genealogical Society
Attn: Joan Seaman, Journal Editor
201 Washington St, Room 413
Reading, PA 19601-4040
Back issues of the Journal are available for $2.00 (plus shipping and handling). Print Order Form
BCGS Branches of Berks
Branches of Berks accepts genealogical queries of fifty words or less for publication without charge for members; a $3.00 donation is requested from non-members. Brief, humorous or informative articles relevant to genealogy and reunion announcements are welcomed. Email articles (Microsoft Word format) to Ann Balderrama.