Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26 & Nov. 2 - “Finding Family” – This Fall’s session of the five-week “Finding Family” genealogy course begins on Wed., October 5, 6:30-8:30 in the Training Lab on the 2nd floor. The course is free but limited to 18 people. Attendees need to register by calling the reference desk at the library (844-3362). The course teaches about kinds of information to look for, how to use Ancestry and other sources to find this information, and how to organize your information once you’ve found it. Everything builds on the first class so it is important to be able to attend the October 5th session. A comfort level with computers is recommended.Oct. 22 - “DNA Genetic Genealogy” –You won’t want to miss this “cutting edge” genealogy symposium on Saturday, October 22, at 10 –12 noon in the Library Program Room located on the 1st floor. DNA specialist, Steven Frank, will not only explain the various kinds of DNA tests, he will demonstrate how to interpret your DNA test results to enable you to find ancestors and connect with fellow researchers.
Every Tuesday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and every Thursday, 6 – 8:45 p.m. – The Training Lab on the Library’s 2nd floor is open for genealogy research. Skilled volunteers are there to help guide you with your genealogy research and help you use the library’s special genealogy databases.