Young women researching their family history 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 generally, 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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Are you a new Member? Are you looking for how to log on to the JGSCO website?
Just click the Members link on the left side of this page!

Need Help Getting Started?

All JGSCO members in good standing are eligible to receive FREE mentoring. Whether you are a beginner or seasoned genealogist stuck on a particular name, document, or area of the world, we can point you in the right direction. Request one of our expert GenMentors at a monthly meeting or by email to

7 October 2018
9:30 am to 12:00 pm
Tidbits and Takeaways from the Warsaw IAJGS Conference: A Panel Discussion by Attendees
Denver Academy of Torah (DAT), 6825 E Alameda Ave, Denver
This program is free for members and $10 for nonmembers. Non-members can purchase tickets here.   Please note DAT's policies allow you to bring in drinks such as water or coffee, etc., but outside food cannot be brought onto their premises.

4 November 2018
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Annual Full Day Seminar on Jewish Genealogy featuring Lara Diamond
MACC Wolf Theater at the Denver JCC, 350 S. Dahlia St., Denver
For details about this program, click on 2018-2019 JGSCO Programs for a pdf with information on all of our programs as well as the seminar.  Registration information will become available at a later date.

4 December 2018
10:00 am
Field Trip: History Colorado Museum/Library/Archives
History Colorado Museum, 1200 Broadway, Denver
There is a $10 fee for this program, for both members and nonmembers.