Monthly Meeting

Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at 7:00 PM

"I Can't Find that on a Map"

Presentation by Ted Bainbridge, PhD

Have you ever felt frustrated because you couldn't find someplace on a map?  Ted will share his secrets for locating hard-to-find towns and geographic features.  Examples of successes using various methods.  Effective internet search strategies.  Favorite websites.  Overcoming foreign language problems. Working around erroneous or confusing information.

Ted has been a genealogical researcher, teacher, speaker, and writer since 1969.  He has served as president of the Longmont Genealogical Society and as a staff member in two LDS Family History Centers.  His genealogical and historical articles have been published throughout the United States and in several foreign countries.  Ted frequently speaks to organizations in Colorado and spoke to Pennsylvania societies five times in August 2017.

Meeting Place

Our meeting place is Frasier Meadows Retirement Community at 350 Ponca Place, just across the street from the old location at Mountain View Methodist Church. Come in the main (west) entrance door, sign the register in the lobby, and take the elevator up to the 4th Floor Assembly Room.

BGS meets the first Tuesday night of each month.

All regular meetings start at 7:00 PM and are free and open to the public. See the map below for directions.

350 Ponca Place, Boulder: Google Maps

Past Meeting Minutes

Previous Years Meeting Minutes

2016 General Meeting Minutes


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Check the program calendar at the Colorado Council of Genealogical Societies for more details about lectures and events around the state.