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Royal Gorge Regional Museum and History Center to host virtual genealogy program – Canon City Daily Record

Join the Royal Gorge Regional Museum and History Center for another intriguing and informative virtual genealogy program presented by Terri Meeks. The local museum and history center has hundreds of resources to help you with your genealogy research, from books to family records to coroner’s inquest records. They will talk about the different documents and information you might find in this wonderful collection.

This program is free and open to the public, but registration is required at museum.canoncity.org and click on calendar or events to register for the event. Please register online or contact the museum for more information. This program will take place on Zoom on March 19 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. The program is free and open to the public, but an email address and registration are required to get the Zoom link.

The museum and history center is located in the old municipal building of the town of Cañon
at 612 Royal Gorge Blvd. The opening hours of the museum and the history center are from Wednesday to
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call the museum at (719) 269-9036 or
email [email protected]

Blue Spruce Gallery Announces Spring Theme

The Blue Spruce Gallery is hosting a new spring-themed exhibition in March, with an artist-chosen theme “Spring Storms.” There are a wide variety of ways to interpret the theme, and the artists have played around with the ideas, creating a fun spectacle. The exhibition opens March 9 with a reception on the second Friday, March 11 from 5-7 p.m. at the Blue Spruce Gallery, 205 W. Main Street. Judging is by “people’s choice” and cash prizes will be awarded, along with ribbons in several categories. Come see the show, vote for your favorites, grab some refreshments and chat. Call for more information at 784-1339.