Upcoming events

    • 2022-08-25
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Family History Center, 2915 E Idaho Ave, Las Cruces, NM

    Ron Bybee, of the Family History Center, will help attendees learn what indexing genealogical records is and how to index these records.  Indexing is key to being able to make efficient and effective use of the billions of records which genealogists depend on to discover their ancestors and source their discoveries.

    Ron will conduct his class at the Family History Center, 2915 E Idaho Avenue, Las Cruces, New Mexico beginning at 6:30 PM for about two (2) hours.  The computers used for the class are supplied by the Family History Center.

    • 2022-08-27
    • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Internet

    On Saturday afternoon from 1 PM till 4 PM, August 27th, Elaine Fraser of the Pike's Peak Genealogical Society in Colorado Springs, Colorado, will be offering a FREE 3-hr class entitled   How to Use Find A Grave (and Make the Best Use of the Online Service!)   offered as a partnership through the Pikes Peak Genealogical Society in Colorado Springs and the local Pikes Peak Library District.  You may register for the free class by clicking the link below and provide the requested information:


    If you are asked to choose a library, click on the "Virtual Library" then click at the bottom of the screen the button to "Confirm Selection."
    • 2022-09-14
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Roadrunner Room of Thomas Branigan Memorial Library

    The Doña Ana County Genealogical Society
    Wednesday, September 14, 2022

    BOTH Via Zoom AND In-Person at the
    Roadrunner Room - Thomas Branigan Memorial Library
    Wednesday, September 14, 2022 - 2 p.m. MDT

    How to publish articles
    based on your genealogical research

    Eva will share her experience publishing articles using her genealogical research. Her presentation will include resources to get you started in looking for places to publish your research.

    Presented by:

    Eva Nevarez St. John, DACGS Member

    DACGS members will receive an invitation via email that will include the Zoom link.

    For Non-DACGS members:  To join via Zoom, send an email request, including your name and telephone number, to: dacgslc@gmail.com.  The request, with your name and phone number, must be received two (2) days prior to the meeting.

    • 2022-10-12
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Roadrunner Room of Thomas Branigan Memorial Library

    • 2022-11-09
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Branigan Memorial Library, Picacho Avenue, Las Cruces, NM

Past events

2022-07-13 DACGS July 2022 Genealogical Society Meeting
2022-07-10 Southern California Genealogical Society
2022-06-23 Workshop - How To Scan Photos
2022-06-08 If Pictures Could Talk, What Would They Say?
2022-05-11 DACGS May 11, 2022 Society Meeting in Person and Via Zoom
2022-04-13 DACGS April 13, 2022 Society Meeting in Person and Via Zoom
2022-03-09 DACGS March 9, 2022 Society Meeting via Zoom
2022-03-03 RootsTech 2022 Genealogy Conference Sponsored by FamilySearch
2022-02-26 Getting the Most Out of Find-A-Grave
2022-02-09 DACGS Feburary 2022 Society Meeting via Zoom ONLY
2022-01-12 DACGS January 2022 Hybrid Society Meeting
2021-12-08 DACGS Holiday Party
2021-11-10 DACGS November Society Meeting
2021-10-13 DACGS October Society Meeting
2021-09-08 DACGS September Society Meeting
2021-08-11 DACGS August Society Meeting
2021-07-14 DACGS July Society Meeting
2021-06-09 DACGS June Society Meeting
2021-05-12 DACGS May Society Meeting: DNA -The Good, the Bad & the Ugly
2021-04-14 DACGS April Society Meeting: Getting the Most Out of Ancestry
2021-03-10 How FamilySearch Can Improve Your Genealogical Research
2021-02-25 RootsTech Connect 2021
2021-02-10 February Meeting of the DACGS
2021-01-13 January Society Meeting
2020-12-09 December Meeting of the DACGS
2020-11-11 November Meeting of the DACGS
2020-10-16 New Mexico State Genealogy Society 60th Annual Conference
2020-10-14 October Meeting of the DACGS
2020-09-09 September Meeting of the DACGS
2020-08-12 August Meeting of the DACGS
2020-07-08 July Meeting of the DACGS
2020-06-10 June Meeting of the DACGS
2020-05-13 CANCELED - May Meeting of the DACGS - CANCELED
2020-04-08 CANCELED - April Meeting of the DACGS - CANCELED
2020-03-11 March Meeting of the DACGS
2020-02-26 Roots Tech 2020 Salt Lake City, Utah
2020-02-12 Sally Kading Explains Headstone Symbols and More . . .
2020-01-08 DACGS January 2020 Meeting
2019-12-11 DACGS Holiday Celebration of 2019
2019-11-17 Acclaimed Author and Genealogist Genie Milgrom Presents at Temple Beth-El
2019-11-16 Wilson-Cobb History and Genealogy Library Annual Workshop
2019-11-13 DACGS Business Meeting
2019-11-13 Look What I Found in Grandpa's Barn
2019-11-06 Genealogy 101 Class meeting 4 of 4
2019-10-30 Genealogy 101 Class meeting 3 of 4
2019-10-24 RootsTech 2019 London
2019-10-23 Genealogy 101 Class meeting 2 of 4
2019-10-16 Genealogy 101 Class Meeting 1 of 4
2019-10-15 Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr
2019-10-09 DACGS Business Meeting
2019-10-09 How to Preserve Your Ancestor's Precious Clothing Items
2019-10-08 Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr
2019-09-21 Genealogy Workshop
2019-09-11 DACGS Business Meeting
2019-09-11 The Magic of our DACGS.org web site
2019-08-14 DACGS Business Meeting
2019-08-14 How to preserve photos and paper items (letters, etc)
2019-07-10 DACGS Business Meeting
2019-07-10 Exploring the New Release of FindAGrave.com
2019-06-29 Open House at DACGS Library
2019-06-12 Resource Center (continued)
2019-06-12 DACGS Business Meeting
2019-06-12 Beginning your genealogy journey
2019-06-12 Resource Center
2019-06-07 The Genealogy Show
2019-05-08 Resource Center (continued)
2019-05-08 DACGS Business Meeting
2019-05-08 Program: Overlooked Census Schedules and Substitutes
2019-05-08 Resource Center
2019-04-10 What happened at, and how can we learn from, RootsTech 2019 Genealogy Conference
2019-03-13 What Are You Saying? Definitions
2019-02-27 RootsTech Live Streaming of Sessions
2019-02-27 Roots Tech 2019 US
2019-02-13 50 Shades of Black - Carl Revisits An Ancestral Black Sheep
2019-02-05 Finding Your Roots
2019-01-29 Finding Your Roots
2019-01-22 Finding Your Roots
2019-01-09 Where, Oh Where, Is the Last Piece of this Puzzle?
2018-12-12 DACGS Annual Holiday Party
2018-11-14 An Introduction to Genealogical Research in Archives
2018-10-10 Arthur V. Flores - Celebrating 100 Years as a Native New Mexican
2018-09-12 Grandma's Attic
2018-08-08 NO MEETING
2018-07-11 Holding History in Our Hands
2018-06-12 Organizing Your Genealogy
2018-05-09 Marshall St John and Elena Torres: Progenitors of the Hispanic St John Family
2018-04-11 Finding Your Lost Ancestors -- Maybe
2018-03-14 5 Ways to Enhance Your Genealogy Research with Old Maps
2018-02-14 Doña Ana County Historical Society Old Picacho Cemetery Project
2018-01-10 The Trials, Tribulations and Travel to Add Pecans and Chile to the Diet of One Small and Mostly Hardworking Irish Family
2017-12-13 DACGS Annual Holiday Party
2017-11-08 Working with Sanborn Maps
2017-10-11 Re-Booting Your Genealogy
2017-09-13 Grandma's Attic
2017-08-02 Common Surname Search Secrets & Brick Walls videos
2017-07-11 Who Are You Related To?
2017-06-13 Getting the Scoop on Your Ancestors in Newspapers
2017-05-10 Life Legacy Workshop
2017-04-12 Mary Draper Ingles' Escape from Captivity
2017-03-08 Planning a Family Reunion
2017-02-08 Have Suitcase, Will Travel
2017-01-11 "Stump Our Experts"
2016-12-14 Annual Christmas Party
2016-11-02 Journey to Foreign Lands
2016-10-12 Christmas in October Seminar
2016-09-14 Wiki Wiki Wiki?
2016-08-03 "What Did You Find in Grandma's Attic?"
2016-07-13 All About Land Records
2016-06-08 Early American Occupations
2016-05-11 Wills & Probate
2016-04-13 Computer Tech Tools
2016-03-09 March Meeting
2016-02-10 February Meeting
2016-01-13 January Meeting
2015-12-09 Annual Holiday Party!
2015-11-18 November Meeting
2015-10-14 October Meeting
2015-09-09 September Meeting
2015-08-12 August Meeting
2015-07-08 July Meeting
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