Spring 2017 Genealogy Club Schedule
Thurs., Jan. 19, 6:30 p.m., Barbara Mulvihill will present the second half of her talk on Genetic Genealogy.
Thurs., Feb. 16, 6:30 p.m., Barbara Mulvihill will talk on the Freedmen’s Bureau Records, a great resource for African American and post-Civil War southern genealogy.
Thurs., March 16, 6:30 p.m., Helen Gregg, the library's technology trainer, will show us how to use spreadsheets to process your DNA results. Bring your laptop for this hands-on presentation.
Sat., April 22, 6-10 p.m., Instead of our usual third Thursday Genealogy Club we will meet after the library closes for our 3rd Annual Genealogy Club Lock-in. Everyone bring your laptops or use library computers to work on your research while visiting with your fellow genealogists. Drinks, snacks and genealogy assistance will be available. Drawings for door prizes will be held. 6:00-10:00 p.m. Park in the west parking lot. Please plan to stay for the entire session except in case of emergency.
Thurs., May 18, 6:30 p.m., We will resume our tradition of closing out the year by doing our annual Brag Session! Come and share your best find of the year with your fellow Genealogy Club members!
Meetings are held in the library's Prescott Room. They are free and open to the public. No registration is required.
The Genealogist is In!
Salina Public Library has arranged to provide assistance to patrons who would like to work on their family history. A genealogy volunteer will be available on the first Monday and third Thursday of each month from 4-6 p.m. in the Campbell Room of Kansas History. Appointments are strongly encouraged and can be made by calling (785) 825-4624, ext. 234.
If possible, bring a completed family tree form. Forms are available at the library or from many sites on the Internet. Alternatively, you may access your online family tree on our Internet computers.
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