InformationAll Library facilities will be closed on Saturday, July 4. Happy Independence Day!

Regional History/Genealogy Programs/Classes

Genealogy on the Internet

When: Thursday, July 02, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Learn more about your family history using internet resources.

Digging For Your Family Roots

When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Monthly meeting for those researching thier family history.

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Meeting

When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Monthly meeting of the Pikes Peak Genealogical Society.

Ute Indian Prayer Tree Presentation

When: Friday, July 10, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Ute Pass Library - 8010 Severy at Ute Pass Community Events

Sheriff Anderson will give an one-hour presentation on the cultural and historical significance of the Ute Prayer Tree in the Pikes Peak region. These Culturally Modified Trees (CMT) are believed to have been cultivated between 150-450 years ago and are found throughout Colorado.Learn about the original inhabitants of the Pikes Peak Region, their culture and world view, history, and how these trees connect us to the richness of their culture.
Following the program, there will be a short Q&A session.
Sheriff Anderson will also have copies of his recently published book, Ute Prayer Trees of the Pikes Peak Region, available for purchase and will be available to sign them.

Walking Tour of Historic Old Colorado City

When: Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Join library staff for a free 45 minute walking tour of historic Old Colorado City. No registration necessary, but groups should call ahead. Please come prepared for weather--sunny or cool accordingly. In case of rain, a slideshow will be presented in the library meeting room. Contact David if you have questions.

Pikes Peak Computer Genealogists

When: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Everyone is welcome! Contact this group through the link below to find out more. Visit as a guest for free. Members pay annual dues.


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