Pikes Peak Genealogical Society

PPGS Special Interest Groups

Each PPGS special interest group is FREE and all are welcome! The schedules may vary depending on facilitator schedule and meeting room availability. If you're interested, it's best to contact the facilitator to be sure you're on the group's mailing list and to verify next meeting time.
DNA Study Group
Meets 7 p.m., third Thursdays, Aspen Room, Penrose Library.
Next meeting: Nov. 16
Facilitator:  Nicole Wing
Nov. 16: AncestryDNA:Overview of its analysis capabilities, tree triangulation, tips & tricks, how to copy (download and upload data) from AncestryDNA to GEDmatch.
     Facilitator: Wendy Dillenschneider
French-Canadian Genealogy
Contact facilitator to add your name to the mailing list.
Facilitator: Nicole Wing
Genealogy Sharing Session
Next Meeting: To be announced.
Facilitator: Joey Bippus
Hands-on exploration on directed topics. Bring your laptop.
German Studies and Genealogy Research
Next Meeting: To be announced. East Library, Room F-1, 1:30 to 4 pm.
Facilitator: Joey Bippus
Irish Genealogy
Next Meeting: To be announced.
Facilitator: Bob Golden
Family Tree Maker Software Users Group           
Usually meets 7–8:30 p.m., second Thursday of odd months
Next FTM meeting: To be announced. Topics:  Overview of new 2017 "syncable" FTM version, managing duplicate people, cleaning up media files. Location: East Library, community room, 7 to 8:30 pm.
Legacy Family Tree Software Users Group
Meets 6:30 p.m., usually the second Thursday of even months.
Will Not meet in December! 
Next meeting: Thursday, February 15, 2018, 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Location: Library 21C, Room B6
Facilitator: Dale Watts
New! RootsMagic Software Users Group
Usually meets 7-8:30 pm, 3rd Wednesday of the month
Next meeting: Wednesday, Nov 15, 7 pm to 8:30 pm
Location: Penrose Library, Aspen Room
Contact facilitator to add your name to the interest list.
Facilitator: Nancy Wehner, CG