Southwest Colorado Genealogical Society
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The Southwest Colorado Genealogical Society was formed in April 2011 with a mission to promote education and interest in genealogy. Meetings are held on the second Saturday of every other month beginning with each January's potluck and 'Show and Tell.'

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Ongoing: Family Search Indexing Project
Have you found genealogical treasures at Perhaps it is time to pay back or pay forward by being an indexer! For more information about how to be a Family Search indexer, or, if you are already an indexer and would like to join the Southwest Colorado Genealogical Society Group, click on the pdf document below or contact Anna Hopkins-Arnold at

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Current Board

President: Wendy Allen
Vice President: Carole Gomez
Secretary: Eilene Lyon
Treasurer: Robert McDaniel
Newsletter Editor: Chris Brussat

Next meeting: Saturday, March 12, 2016, 10:30 a.m.
Place: Animas Museum in Durango
Robert McDaniel will give an updated talk on the Emmet Wirt family research he has done.

Listed below are other events that are tentatively scheduled. More information will be published as it becomes available.

April 30th – A drop-in family tree session at Durango Public Library.

May 14th – Anna will give a presentation on Irish genealogy at our Society meeting.

July 9th – Our summer potluck and a presentation by the Quilt Guild, in conjunction with a quilt display.

September 10th – Eilene will give a presentation on the California Gold Rush at our Society meeting.