Regional History/Genealogy Programs/Classes

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Federal Census Fundamentals on HeritageQuest

When: Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult Room

Learn more about utilizing the U. S. Census, 1790 -1940, in researching your family history.

Genealogy Level I Workshop

When: Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: East Library - 5550 N. Union Blvd. at East Community Meeting Room

Level I Workshop: Getting Started, Standards & Terminology, & Census Records

Family History 101 - Immigration

When: Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at Meeting Room

We all come from immigrant ancestors. Have you ever wondered where your family came from? This class will explore the records and fundamental research techniques for fnding the answers and succesfully moving your research across the pond.

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Board Meeting

When: Wednesday, October 01, 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, October 02, 2014 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Part 5 (final session): No one lives completely alone. We are all a part of a larger circle of society and history. Learn some exciting ways to share and present the awesome discoveries you have made about your ancestral past.

Genealogy on the Internet

When: Thursday, October 02, 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.

Digging for Your Family Roots

When: Tuesday, October 07, 2014 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at Meeting Room

Religious records can give use vital information for our ancestors lives especially in a time or place when government records are unavailable. Join us as we look into the faiths of our fathers.

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting

When: Wednesday, October 08, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Carnegie Reading Room

Pikes Peak Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting

HeritageQuest Beyond the Census

When: Thursday, October 09, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose Adult Room

Learn more about using the many resources on HeritageQuest "beyond the census".

All Pikes Peak Reads Quilt Project Reception

When: Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Inspired by Sue Monk Kidd's novel "The Invention of Wings", please join us for a celebration of our finished story Quilt. This paper "quilt" is stitched together from individual, patron designed tributes. If you've contributed, come see what others have done and the final product. Otherwise come to see this celebration of our lives and history. Light refreshments will be served.