Pikes Peak Genealogical Society

PPGS Special Interest Groups

Each PPGS subgroup 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: Sept. 21
Facilitator:  Nicole Wing
Sept. 21: Introduction to GEDmatch.  Facilitator: Gretchen Darlington
Oct. 19:   Personal mentoring for beginning and more advanced genetic genealogy.
    Facilitators: Nicole Wing, Wendy Dillenschneider, Linda Vixie
Nov. 16:
French-Canadian Genealogy
Contact facilitator to add your name to the mailing list. Group hasn't started meeting yet.
Facilitator: Nicole Wing
Genealogy Sharing Session
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 meets the second Thursday of even months.
Next meeting: Thursday, October 12, 6:30 to 8:30 pm,
Location: Penrose Library, Aspen Room.
Facilitator: Dale Watts
RootsMagic Software Users Group
Facilitator: Nancy Wehner, CG