WELCOME TO CCNGS!
The popular Clark County Nevada Genealogical Society (CCNGS), located in Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, is a nonprofit organization founded in 1976. We have reached another milestone in history for CCNGS! We are celebrating 40 years of genealogical services to the community and you are invited to join the celebration! Check our “Upcoming Events” below to learn about all the exciting and fun events we have planned! Meetings, programs, and other activities are open to the public, and you are cordially invited to participate. Our meetings are held on the third Saturday of the month in the Paseo Verde Library, 280 South Green Valley Parkway, Henderson, Nevada, just off the I-215, Phone: 702-492-7252.
CCNGS is affiliated with the Henderson, Libraries to house our extensive genealogical collection in the Heritage Room at the Paseo Verde Library. Additional materials continue to be added to enhance the collection with the latest materials and technology. Volunteers from CCNGS staff this library and assist patrons with their family history. In addition, free genealogy classes are held monthly in the library. Both the library and place for our meetings are held in this library.
UPCOMING EVENTS: MEETINGS / CLASSES / SPECIAL EVENTS
DATE: Saturday, 15 April 2017
TIME: 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
PLACE: Paseo Verde Library Conference Room, 280 South Green Valley Parkway, Henderson, Nevada
TOPIC: Lincoln and Nevada — How the Civil War affected Nevada and vice versa
SPEAKER: Michael Green is an associate professor of history in UNLV’s Department of History. He earned his B.A. and M.A. at UNLV and his Ph.D. at Columbia University
CCNGS AND HENDERSON PUBLIC LIBRARIES PRESENT FREE CLASSES AND EVENTS
Free Genealogy Classes and Events
A series of genealogy classes and events is offered in the Paseo Verde Library Conference Room, 280 South Green Valley Parkway, Henderson, Nevada. Seating is limited, so reserve your seat by calling 702-492-6593 or register at the reference desk. Lunch is on your own. Listed below is a current list of classes:
TOPIC / DATE / TIME / PRESENTER (2017)
Ask A Genealogy Question / Wednesday, April 19, 2017 / 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm / Patricia Hedrick
James Tanner BYU Webinar / Monday, May 22, 2017 / 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm / Digital Books for Genealogists
Beginning Genealogy, Part 1 / Wednesday, June 21, 2017 / 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm / Mary Barkan
Beginning Genealogy, Part 2 / Wednesday, June 28, 2017 / 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm / Mary Barkan
Family Health History / Monday, July 17, 2017 /5:00 pm to 7:30 pm / Sam Giordano
Newspapers & Obituaries / Wednesday, August 23, 2017 / 5:30pm to 7:30pm / Mary Barkan