Arthur Kurzweil Jewish Genealogical Society of Colorado
Local Programs and Mentoring for Tracing Jewish Family History Worldwide


Are you interested in researching Jewish family history and looking for a local network of experts and enthusiasts? We’re here to help by providing programs, support, and guidance to find and use resources located in Colorado and throughout the world. Please take a look through our website and contact us with any questions you have.
We encourage all levels of research from beginner to advanced to participate and share their knowledge. Take a look at the How to Get Started page where you’ll find useful information for all levels of research, and check out upcoming programs on the right side of this page. Guests are always welcome. We meet once a month in Denver or Boulder on Sunday mornings at 10 am, from September through June.
JGSCO is a nonprofit organization run entirely by volunteers. Suggested annual dues of $30 per individual or $40 per household support the administration of the group including speaker and venue fees, website, and operations. Join here.

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14 January 2018
9:30 am to 12:00 pm
Research on the Ground in Poland with Ellen Korman Mains
Congregation Bonai Shalom, 1527 Cherryvale Rd, Boulder
This session is open to the public at no charge.   Please note that the start time is 9:30 am and the first 30 minutes are for networking with other attendees.   Program Description and Bio Ellen Korman Mains is the daughter of Polish-born parents who met in Paris after ...

11 February 2018
9:30 am to 12:00 pm
New Ways to do New York Research with Joe Cahn
JCC, 350 S. Dahlia St, Denver
This session is open to the public at no charge!   Note the start time of 9:30 am, which is intended as "networking" time with other attendees for the first 30 minutes.   Program Description Just about every American Jewish family has some connection to New York City, either as ...

25 March 2018
9:30 am to 12:00 pm
Intriguing 19th Century Stories of Jewish Immigration to Colorado with Cynthia Gensheimer
JCC, 350 S. Dahlia St, Denver
  This session is open to the public at no charge.   Please note the start time of 9:30 am, with the first 30 minutes intended as "networking" time with fellow attendees   Program Description Cynthia Francis Gensheimer will share stories of Jews who came to Colorado before 1900 and ...