Mesa County Genealogical Society

About Us

The Mesa County Genealogical Society was founded in March 1980 as a 501C(3) nonprofit organization to promote an interest in genealogy, and to encourage and instruct members in the art and practice of genealogical research.

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First Building in Grand Junction, Colorado

Society meetings are held twice a month. (See Calendar of Events below)

Evening meetings are held at 7:00 pm, the 2nd Thursday of each month in the Garden Room at the Commons of Hilltop, located at 625 27 1/2 Rd. (Except August - potluck picnic and December - potluck)

Sack Lunch Meetings are held at noon at the Museum of the West, 2nd floor conference room, located at 5th and Ute St.

(A regular business meeting follows the Sack Lunch Meeting) No noon meetings in November or December.

For more information the Mesa County Genealogical Society brochure can be found here.

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Calendar of Events

12 October Thursday7:00 pm Meeting in the Garden Room at The Commons: Heirloom Share Session
21 October Saterday10:00 am - 3:00 pm Celebrating Family History Month: Mesa County Public Library Community Room- The public is invited to visit with different organizations in town with a focus on Family History.
25 October WednesdayNoon Meeting at the Museum of the West: Program to be announced
03 November FridayOne-on-One Help Session Main Library 1:00 - 3:00 pm
9 November Thursday7:00 pm Meeting in the Garden Room at The Commons: Tentative - Introduction to Military Research
NovemberNo noon meeting
01 December FridayOne-on-One Help Session Palisade Library Branch 2:00 - 4:00 pm
DecemberRemember, no evening or noon meetings in December. The annual December Potluck date, time, and location will be announced.
2018A new series of intermediate genealogy related presentations are being designed for 2018.

Current Officers, Board Members, and Committee Chairs

Karen SturgillPresident
Stella LedbetterVice President
Donna JacksonSecretary
Laurie BunigerTreasurer

The Board
Kathie VlahosAmy ProvstgaardSue Shea

Committee Chairs
Jan WilsonHistorian
Amy ProvstgaardProgram Director
Sue SheaMembership/Outreach
Laurie Buniger & Karen McGuirkNewsletter
Connie BunteParliamentarian
Karen SturgillInterim Research Director
Connie BunteLibrarian
Karen SturgillWebmaster

Mesa County Genealogical Society is a member of the Colorado Council of Genealogical Societies and the Federation of Genealogical Societies

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