We welcome family history researchers interested in all states and countries. Our members engage in genealogy research that encompasses many states, countries, and topics.
Our brochure can be found here
If you would like to donate to the MCGS you may do so below.
MCGS is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit. Donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law.
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As of March 2021 society meetings will be held on the second Thursday of the month at 7 PM. See schedule below for program details.
All face-to-face MCGS meetings and First Friday Help Sessions have been canceled indefinitely due to COVID-19 virus.
To join us for ZOOM meetings members can check their e-mail for details.
MCGS Calendar of Events
We are looking for program ideas for 2021. If you would like to present, know of a presentor, or have seen a webinar that would be of interest to our members, please contact the Program Committee. Make your preferences known, monthly programs need to be a group effort.
|August 12||Potluck Picnic: 6 - 7:30 pm, Picnic shelter, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 2281 Orchard Ave. Check your email for more details.|
|Sept. 9||Possible program on cemtery research.|
|Oct. 14||Possible field trip to a local cemetery.|
|Nov. 11||'Railroad History of the Grand Valley', presentation by Matt Darling|
|Dec.||Holiday Celebration: Date and Time to be announced|
|Jan. 13, 2022||To be Announced. Possible return to in-person meetings.|
|Feb 10||Annual Meeting and elections; Program to be announced|
At this time our meetings are being held in ZOOM format.
Meetings will be held at 7:00 pm, the 2nd Thursday of each month.
The MCGS Business Meetings will be held either before or after the regular meeting.
Genealogy Events of Interest
Current Officers, Board Members, and Committee Chairs
|Karen Sturgill||Vice President|
|Stella Ledbetter||Darrel Sartin||Karen McGuirk|
|Program Committee||Pam Paxton, Darrel Sartin, Laurie Buniger, Karen McGuirk|
|Membership/Outreach||Jan Wilson, committee member: LaDawn Sexton|
|Research Director||Darrel Sartin, committee member: Larraine Pallas|
|Librarian||Karen Sturgill, committe member: Karen McGuirk|
Mesa County Genealogical Society is a member of the Colorado Council of Genealogical Societies (CCGS) and the National Genealogical Society (NGS). The Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS) was merged with the NGS in the summer of 2019.
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