The Boulder Genealogical Society is here to help you with your family history no matter where you are researching. We also contribute to the greater genealogical community through local history research.


Society meetings are free and open to the public
on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm
at Frasier
350 Ponca Place, Boulder

We meet in the 4th floor Assembly Room. To reach this room, enter through the Ponca Place lobby and sign in at the table. Take the elevator at the back of the lobby up to the 4th floor. Upon exiting the elevator, turn left (south). The Assembly Room will be on your left.

Note: Frasier is in the midst of a major building project and your usual parking place may not be available. Plan to arrive early to find a spot. Consider carpooling.

Feb
9
Tue
BGS Discussion Group: Research in the South @ By Zoom
Feb 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Bring your questions and your knowledge about Research in the South, and we’ll talk. This will be an informal session to share our research, tips, sources, and whatever comes to mind.  Moderator: Dina Carson

Discussion groups are for BGS members only.  The Zoom link is sent each month in the BGS newsletter.

Mar
2
Tue
“Location, Location, Location: Puting Your Ancestors in Their Place,” by Diana Elder @ Virtual meeting via Zoom application
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

**NOTE – Meeting will be held using the Zoom conference application (https://zoom.us/). The meeting link will be provided to members by email shortly before the meeting. Non-members can RSVP to receive the link by contacting president@bouldergenealogy.org.”

Presentation:

Locality research is key to making progress in genealogy research. An understanding of the history, geography, records, and repositories for the research locality is the foundation for building a solid research plan and finding additional information for your ancestor.

Speaker:

Diana Elder AGⓇ is a professional genealogist accredited in the Gulf South region of the United States and is a Commissioner for The International Commission for the Accreditation of Professional Genealogists (ICAPGen). Diana is the author of the bestselling book, Research Like a Pro: A Genealogist’s Guide and creator of the “Research Like a Pro” study group and e-Course. Diana and her daughter, Nicole Dyer, are the hosts of the Research Like a Pro Genealogy Podcast and share research tips on their website, FamilyLocket.com.

 

 

 

 

 

Mar
10
Wed
BGS Discussion Group: DNA and Genealogy @ By Zoom
Mar 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Bring your questions and your knowledge about using DNA in Genealogy, and we’ll talk. This will be an informal session to share our research, tips, sources, and whatever comes to mind.  Moderator: Jim Holitza

Discussion groups are for BGS members only.  The Zoom link is sent each month in the BGS newsletter.