Posts tagged with "Genealogy"

Posted by daccurso on 10/05/10
many_languages_genealogy Date and time: Saturday, October 16, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Location: Hendrickson Room Having difficulty reading the old German handwriting? Not sure what that word is in Polish? Bring a copy of the document and meet with a translator to solve those language mysteries. Languages will include German, Italian, Latin, Polish, Russian, Swedish and Ukrainian. Several local genealogical societies, including ethnic and military organizations, will have exhibits and information tables to visit. Drop in
Posted by daccurso on 03/17/11
Having difficulty reading that old German script? Not sure what that word is in Polish? Bring a copy of your document and meet with a translator to solve those languages mysteries. Languages will include German, Russian, Polish, Ukrainian and others. Call 847-870-3643 for more information. Drop in
 
Date and time: Saturday, April 9, 1–4 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room North

Posted by daccurso on 06/03/11
New on our website -  a tour of the Kathryn Shackley Local History & Genealogy Room. Right from your computer, learn all about our extensive genealogy and local history collections and take a virtual tour.
 
And while you are on the genealogy and local history page of our website, get the latest genealogy news from librarian Michael Mulholland's blog, It's All Relative.

Posted by daccurso on 07/07/09
genealogy1Event date and time: Thursday, July 23, 9:30 a.m. Location: Hendrickson Room Want to delve into your genealogy and find your ancestors? Whether you are just starting out or have been researching for a while, bring your questions to this open forum. Basic research strategies will be presented as well as how and where to find records and documents. Get some new ideas on how to find those elusive ancestors. Register online or at the Reception Desk, 847-392-0100.