Welcome to Our Society!

NOTE: Starting in June, we will start our hybrid (in-person & Zoom) monthly general meetings in the Prairie Sage One room at the Fort Collins Senior Center on the third Saturday at 10 am!

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. As a member, you will have access to over 125 videos  including  our past society highlights, Genealogy Quest TV series, DNA, German, & Technology study groups, various monthly programs, and training class 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, monthly study groups, and our Thursday afternoon one-on-one help sessions at Fort Collins Downtown Library or at the Loveland Library. Scroll down to see our many events and the latest news!

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Visit our Sitemap in the bottom footer. Our website has 160 webpages and two dozen databases for you to enjoy!

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


Sat Oct 07, 2023 Class: Southern Research with Sara Gredler at 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM  Harmony Library East Room

Mon Oct 09, 2023 Colonial Study Group at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  Virtual Meeting on Zoom

Tue Oct 10, 2023 Family History Writing Group at 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM  Virtual Meeting on Zoom

Sat Oct 14, 2023 Class: Advanced Genealogy Research at 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM  Harmony Library East Room

Sat Oct 21, 2023 Program - Andersonville Prison & Cemetery History and Records at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  Fort Collins Senior Center – Prairie Sage One Room

Tue Oct 24, 2023 Irish Study Group at 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM  Virtual Meeting on Zoom

Mon Oct 30, 2023 DNA Study Group at 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM  Virtual Meeting on Zoom

Sat Nov 04, 2023 Class: Researching Your Genealogy on the Internet at 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM  Harmony Library East Room

Sat Nov 04, 2023 Class: Using MyHeritage's Website at 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM  Harmony Library East Room

Tue Nov 07, 2023 Class: Celebrate Thanksgiving with Researching Your Ancestors! at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM  Windsor Library

Sat Nov 18, 2023 Program - World War II Letters at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  Fort Collins Senior Center – Prairie Sage One Room

Learn about National or Regional Genealogy Conferences

See the latest genealogy news from our weekly blog and these popular bloggers: Dick Eastman, DNA Explained, and Judy Russell.

Our Society Blog

Dick Eastman Online News

DNA Explained

Judy Russell’s Legal Genealogist Blog

Larimer County Databases

Our website has over two dozen local databases on cemeteries, census, land, marriage, divorce, and obituaries in Larimer County for you to review.

Larimer County Databases
FREE Genealogy Classes

You have an invitation to join us for our free annual classes & workshops (all activities using our Zoom online video teleconference service until further notice). Select the button below to download our 2022 Class Schedule.

Classes & Workshops
FREE Genealogy Research Help on Thursdays

Our society offers FREE genealogy help every Thursday afternoon from 1 to 3 pm except holidays at the Fort Collins Downtown Library and Loveland Library. Bring your family tree or your request for the library volunteer to review.

Genealogy Research Help
Fort Collins & Larimer County Archives Research

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 select the button below to connect to their website.

Fort Collins & Larimer County Archives Research