Regional History/Genealogy Programs/Classes

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Family History 101 - Court Records

When: Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at Meeting Room

Our nation was founded on the ideal of "liberty and justice for all" and our ancestors, rich and poor, used the judicial system to settle their personal and social disputes on a regular basis. Because ownership of real and personal property was the "American Dream" the laws pertaining to inheritance were also used by most. Come discover the family history treasures found in America's court records.

Digging for Your Family Roots

When: Tuesday, August 05, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at Meeting Room

Monthly meeting for those seeking to discover their family history.

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Board Meeting

When: Wednesday, August 06, 2014 - 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Childrens Room

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Board Meeting

Family History 101 - Beginning Genealogy

When: Thursday, August 07, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

A 5-Part Series of 2 hours classes for people interested in beginning their family history search. Part 1: Come gather the "necessary equipment." Organization, Forms, Citing Sources, Interviewing and more will be discussed so you can take those first steps into your ancestral past with confidence

Genealogy on the Internet

When: Thursday, August 07, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Fountain Library - 230 S. Main Street at Fountain Meeting Room

Learn how to research your family history using online resources.

Genealogy Program: Virtual Cemeteries

When: Saturday, August 09, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Cemeteries are an invaluable source of information for the family historian. But when travel is not a viable option how do you research these final resting places? Online! Join us as we discover the treasures found walking through Virtual Cemeteries (like Find a Grave).

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting

When: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting

Pikes Peak Computer Genealogists

When: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 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.

Family History 101 - Beginning Genealogy

When: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Part 2: Come learn how to find and use Vital Records, Newspapers, Church and cemetery records that provide dates for the major events of birth, marriage and death.

Ancestry - Library Edition Basics

When: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult Room

Learn to get the most out of the more than 8,000 Ancestry databases now available at your library.