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 / SEMINAR
CCNGS MEETINGS 2016
DATE: Saturday, May 21, 2016
TIME: 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
PLACE: Paseo Verde Library Conference Room, 280 South Green Valley Parkway, Henderson, Nevada
TOPIC: Putting Flesh on the Bones presented by Michael K. Bennion. Please download and print the following handout, Putting Flesh on the Bones Genealogy Resources Bennion, and bring it to the meeting on Saturday, May 21, 2016.
CCNGS CLASSES AND EVENTS 2016
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. Listed below is a current list of classes:
TOPIC / DATE / TIME / PRESENTER
Getting Organized with Paper Files / Saturday, May 7 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm / Lynne Bogner
What are Webinars? / Friday, June 24 from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm / Sam Giordano
Mistakes to Avoid, Part 1 / Wednesday, July 13 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm / Mary Barkin
Mistakes to Avoid, Part 2 / Wednesday, July 20 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm / Mary Barkin
Introduction to Ancestry.com / Wednesday, August 24, 10:00 am / Sam Giordano
Open Forum, Q & A, Tips & Tricks for Your Research / Wednesday, September 21, from 1:00 – 3:00 pm / Patricia Hedrick and
Family Ancestry Day / Saturday, October 8, from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm at Paseo Verde Library in Henderson
Evernote for Genealogy / Wednesday, October 12, from 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm / Michelle Bryner
Beginning Genealogy /Saturday, October 29, from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm / Helen Smith
CCNGS SPECIAL EVENT FRIDAY, AUGUST 5, 2016
CCNGS After Hours Summer Genealogy Fair, Friday, August 4, 6:00 pm to 12:00 am
CCNGS will present many activities during this night time event at the Paseo Verde Library in Henderson, Nevada. More details later.
CCNGS 2016 ANNUAL SEMINAR
The Clark County Nevada Genealogy Society (CCNGS) recently had their Annual Seminar on April 2, 2016 with speaker, Randy Seaver. It was well-attended and very successful. Check back here for information about a Seminar next year.