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Mesa County Genealogical Society

About Us

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.

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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.

Calendar

2 June FridayOne-on-One Help Session at Palisade Branch of the Mesa County Public Library 2 pm to 4 pm
8 June ThursdayEvening Meeting at Commons, 7 pm: Genealogy Glass- "Record Collections" (FamilySearch and Ancestry)
28 June WednesdayNoon Meeting at Museum of the West: Presentation - Research at the Denver National Archives and the Colorado State Archives
7 July FridayOn-on-One Help Session at Fruita Branch of the Mesa County Public Library 1 pm to 3 pm
13 July ThursdayEvening Meeting at Commons, 7 pm: Genealogy Glass- "Historical Context"
26 July WednesdayNoon Meeting at the Museum of the West: Presentation to be announced
4 August FridayOn-on-One help Session at the Central Library 1 pm to 3 pm
AugustAnnual Member Potluck. Date, Time, and Location to be announced
23 August WednesdayNoon Meeting at the Museum of the West; Presentation to be announced

Current Officers, Board Members, and Committee Chairs

Officers
Karen SturgillPresident
Stella LedbetterVice President
Donna JacksonSecretary
Laurie BunigerTreasurer

The Board
Kathie VlahosAmy ProvstgaardSue Shea

Committee Chairs
Jan WilsonHistorian
Amy ProvstgaardProgram Director
Sue SheaMembership/Outreach
Laurie Buniger & Karen McGuirkNewsletter
Connie BunteParliamentarian
Karen SturgillInterim Research Director
Connie BunteLibrarian
Karen SturgillWebmaster



Mesa County Genealogical Society is a member of the Colorado Council of Genealogical Societies

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