Welcome to Our Society!

MEMBERSHIP SURVEY: Our Board is seeking your input to ensure our society is meeting your expectations.  We want to make sure we continue to meet your expectations and adjust to changes in membership.  Please complete this short survey by selecting the underlined link below to let us know how we are doing. This survey should take less than five minutes. Please invest a few minutes to help us improve LCGS.  This survey will be available through October 31, 2019.

NEW TV SERIES: Since October is Family History month, be sure to watch this new TV series sponsored by, “A New Leaf” with host Daisy Fuentes on Saturday mornings at 9:30 am MT on NBC TV. CH 5 in Cheyenne will be airing it at that time and CH 9 in Denver airs this program on the following Mondays at 12:30 pm. You can also watch it several days later or past episodes on NBC-TV’s website at A New Leaf TV Series. A New Leaf combines genealogy, family history and DNA to find missing ancestors and tells about the exciting journey that unfolds into a great story! Watch this one minute trailer on the new TV series.

Finding Your Roots: Also Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr. returns with season six on his popular Finding Your Roots TV series on PBS-TV on Tuesday evenings at 7 pm or Wednesday mornings at 1 am on CH 6 in Denver. Watch this two minute trailer of season six of Finding Your Roots!

Many resources! Our society has lots to offer for new and experienced genealogists. Our website includes many research and learning aids for members and visitors. Please take time to browse our many webpages and learn about genealogy, family history, local databases, and our society.

Brand new to genealogy? We have many resources to guide you as a novice with our Genealogy Quest or training videos. Visit our Education webpage under the Resources menu to learn more about genealogy!

Many activities! Join us at our society’s monthly programs, Saturday classes, study groups, or our Thursday afternoon one-on-one help sessions at Fort Collins or Loveland libraries or the first Wednesday of each month at 5:30 pm at the Wellington Library to learn more about your ancestors!

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Use our Sitemap in the bottom footer. Our society has 150 webpages and two dozen databases for you to enjoy!

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Local and Area Monthly Programs, Classes & Workshops, Study Groups, and Conferences

Date/Time Event
Thu Oct 17, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Program: How-to with Who Do:  Inside "Who Do You Think You Are?" with One of their Talking Heads
Good Samaritan Society, Fort Collins
Sat Oct 26, 2019
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Class: Using Ancestry's Database, Family Trees, Message Boards, and Other Features
Loveland Library – Gertrude Scott Room, Loveland
Mon Oct 28, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
DNA Study Group
Harmony Library: Community Room, Fort Collins
Wed Nov 06, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
British Isles Study Group
Loveland Library – Gertrude Scott Room, Loveland
Tue Nov 12, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Family History Writing Group
To Be Announced Soon, TBA
Wed Nov 13, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Technology Study Group
Colorado State University Morgan Library, Fort Collins
Thu Nov 14, 2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Colonial Study Group
Contact Colonial Study Group Leader, Location may change each month!
Thu Nov 14, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Irish Study Group
St. Peter’s Anglican Church, Loveland

Download our 2019 Annual Classes and Monthly Programs Schedule.

See the latest genealogy news from our weekly blog and these popular websites: Dick Eastman, FamilySearch, and Legal Genealogist Judy Russell. 

Our Society Blog

Dick Eastman Daily News

FamilySearch News

Judy Russell, Legal Genealogist News

Larimer County Records Research

Our website has over 20 local databases on cemeteries, census, land, marriage, divorce, and obituaries for Larimer County. We have many resources under Genealogy Resources tab including many training videos from our past workshops and classes.

Try our Resources Page
FREE Genealogy Classes

You have an invitation to join us for our free annual classes & workshops. Our society provides over 15 classes each year.

Classes & Workshops
FREE Genealogy Help

Our society offers FREE genealogy help every Thursday afternoon from 1 to 5 pm except holidays at Old Town Library in Fort Collins and at Loveland Public Library or on the first Wednesday at 5:30 pm at the Wellington Library.

History Archives

The Museum of Discovery includes the local history archives for genealogists. The Archive will continue to be a free resource open to all visitors. Please visit their website: Archives Website