logo3The popular Clark County Nevada Genealogical Society (CCNGS), located in Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, is a nonprofit organization founded in 1976.  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

CCNGS Meetings / Classes/ Seminar

Saturday, December 19, 2015
10:00 to 1:00:  Show and Tell, Open Forum, and Potluck. with members bringing refreshments

Saturday, January 16, 2016
10:00 to 10:45: Welcome, Introductions, and Business Meeting
10:45 to 11:00: Refreshment Break
11:00 to 12:15: Sharon Robinson will speak on How to Organize Your Files–Electronically
12:45 to 1:00: Open Forum: Let’s Talk

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:

Lunch & Learn: Holiday Traditions / Tuesday, December 7, from 12:00 – 2:00 pm

Research Tools for Your Genealogy / Wednesday, January 27, from 12:00 – 3:00 pm
Help with Your Brick Walls / Thursday, February 25, from 12:00 – 3:00 pm
Family Ancestry Day / Saturday, March 5, from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm at Green Valley Library
Beginning Genealogy / Saturday, March 19, from 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Our Ancestors from Ship to Naturalization / Wednesday, April 27, from 3:00 – 6:00 pm
TBD / Saturday, May 7 from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
TBD / Wednesday, June 24 from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Mistakes to Avoid, Part 1 / Wednesday, July 13 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Mistakes to Avoid, Part 2 / Wednesday, July 20 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
TBD-Lunch & Learn / Friday, August 19, from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Evernote for Genealogy / Wednesday, September 21, from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Family Ancestry Day / Saturday, October 8, from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm at Paseo Verde Library
Genealogy Chat / Wednesday, October 12, from 3:00 – 5:00 pm
Beginning Genealogy /Saturday, October 29, from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Clark County Nevada Genealogy Society (CCNGS) Announces Their 2016 Annual Seminar Speaker, Randy Seaver
Saturday, April 2, 2016
UNLV Campus, Stan Fulton Bldg.
801 E. Flamingo Rd.
Las Vegas, Nevada 89154
Randy Seaver is a native San Diegan. His ancestry is mainly colonial New England and Upper Atlantic, with some colonial German, French, and Dutch forebears, and several 19th-century English immigrants. He has been pursuing his elusive ancestors since 1988, and has been online since 1992.
For more details in the 2016 CCNGS Seminar Flyer, click here.