The Mesa County Genealogical Society was founded in March 1980 as a 501C(3) nonprofit organization to promote an interest in genealogy, and to encourage and instruct members in the art and practice of genealogical research.
Society meetings are held twice a month.
Evening meetings are held at 7:00 pm, the 2nd Thursday of each month in the Garden Room at the Commons of Hilltop, located at 625 27 1/2 Rd. (Except August - potluck picnic and December - noon potluck)
Sack Lunch Meetings are held at noon at the Museum of the West, 2nd floor conference room, located at 5th and Ute St.
(A regular business meeting follows the Sack Lunch Meeting)
For more information the Mesa County Genealogical Society brochure can be found here.
|2 June Friday||One-on-One Help Session at Palisade Branch of the Mesa County Public Library 2 pm to 4 pm|
|8 June Thursday||Evening Meeting at Commons, 7 pm: Genealogy Glass- "Record Collections" (FamilySearch and Ancestry)|
|28 June Wednesday||Noon Meeting at Museum of the West: Presentation - Research at the Denver National Archives and the Colorado State Archives|
|7 July Friday||On-on-One Help Session at Fruita Branch of the Mesa County Public Library 1 pm to 3 pm|
|13 July Thursday||Evening Meeting at Commons, 7 pm: Genealogy Glass- "Historical Context"|
|26 July Wednesday||Noon Meeting at the Museum of the West: Presentation to be announced|
|4 August Friday||On-on-One help Session at the Central Library 1 pm to 3 pm|
|August||Annual Member Potluck. Date, Time, and Location to be announced|
|23 August Wednesday||Noon Meeting at the Museum of the West; Presentation to be announced|
Current Officers, Board Members, and Committee Chairs
|Stella Ledbetter||Vice President|
|Kathie Vlahos||Amy Provstgaard||Sue Shea|
|Amy Provstgaard||Program Director|
|Laurie Buniger & Karen McGuirk||Newsletter|
|Karen Sturgill||Interim Research Director|
Mesa County Genealogical Society is a member of the Colorado Council of Genealogical Societies