Longmont Genealogical Society

Longmont, Colorado, USA
(website URL - longmontgenealogicalsociety.org)

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Carol Darrow Next LGS Membership Meeting - May 8, 2024

Carol Darrow presents: "Brick Wall or Picket Fence?"

It's easy to throw up your hands and declare any missing or confusing record as a "brick wall." Some are truly brick walls, such as the destroyed 1890 US Census. But learning to distinguish between brick walls and picket fences will help you become more skilled in genealogy research.

See Future Programs page for more details.

DNA Specialist to Interpret Results

A Private DNA Test Results Consultation, 21 May 2023, 12:30 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Experienced LGS Consultants will be providing one-on-one 25 minute consultations to answer questions about your DNA test results.

Click this icon DNA Icon, to go to a new page, learn more, and register to participate in this exciting event.

Interested in Family History Research, Perhaps we can assist you?

       Our Purpose
The Longmont Genealogical Society was founded in 1986 for the purpose of promoting and assisting with genealogy research. Learning about your family history can be a most interesting and rewarding hobby.

       Our Meetings
Monthly "Membership" meetings are held both in-person and virtually via Zoom.  See right sidebar for details. Meetings feature speakers presenting programs on a variety of topics to help you with your genealogy research.
     We also offer several other genealogy assistance and learning opportunities each month:
  • A Special Interest Group on the FamilySearch.org website, 1st Thursday at 7:00 PM, Zoom Only
  • A DNA Study Group, 2nd Tuesday at 7:00 PM, Zoom only
  • A Genealogy Workshop, 3rd Wednesday at 1:30 PM, Zoom only
  • A Library Genealogy Help Session, Last Saturday morning from 10:00 to 12:00, In-person only at the Longmont Public Library, 2nd floor (except May and December)
Learn more about meetings and study groups by clicking Programs & Assistance in the navigation bar above.

       To Participate in Any of Our Meetings
To attend in our in-person meetings, come to the venue, sign in as a guest, sit in any empty chair near a friendly face, and enjoy the program.  Then, you may join us to enjoy a little refreshment and socialization afterward.

If you would like to receive an invitation to any or all of our Zoom meetings please subscribe to a guest e-mail list or lists. Those on the e-mail list will receive a message with Zoom codes a day or two before the  meeting. You need to only register once to receive invitations for all future meetings. You may unsubscribe at any time.

Guest Invitation Subscription Form. Click here to  Unsubscribe from the email list..

       Other Member Benefits
Society Members receive the Longmont Heritage our quarterly newsletter containing articles on genealogy, family history and more. Members have the opportunity to join with others to help preserve community and genealogy information.   Become a member of our Society and discover your talents and your family History.

Join us and bring a friend!

Special Classes - 2024

The Longmont Genealogical Society is offering a series of Genealogy "how-to" classes during  2024. These classes are being offered in-person only at the Longmont Senior Center. They will be on the 3rd Friday of the month (mostly) starting in January.  They start at 1:00 PM or at 1:30 PM, depending on month, and are two hours long. Registration is required thru the Longmont Sr. Center process and a fee of $2, Longmont residents, $3, non-residents is required.