Gearing up for Family History Month

Welcome to this week’s Tree Talk Tuesdays. September is a busy month in the Genealogy Department at SCDL as we are gearing up for Family History Month. Typically the month of October is set aside as Family History Month each year and we celebrate by having programming all month long. This year the programs will held at the North Branch Library on Monday evenings and the Plain Branch on Saturday afternoons. Then to wrap the month we will hold the 4th Annual Diggin’ in the Dark: Genealogy After Hours Program on October 26th at the Main library.  So, whether you are a beginner or have been researching for years we hope to see you in October!

 Below you will find a list of the events and stay tuned for more details in the weeks ahead.

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Library Event
Genealogy Basics
Adults: Learn how to get started searching, gathering and organizing your family history.

Date/Time Location Status Note
Saturday, Oct 05 2013 1:00pm-2:30pm Stark Plain Community Branch 46 Seats Remaining Register Registration is requested. Register online or call 330.458.2765.

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Library Event
Using the Federal Census Effectively
Adults: Learn how the Federal Census can help you trace your family history.

Date/Time Location Status Note
Saturday, Oct 05 2013 3:00pm-4:30pm Stark Plain Community Branch 48 Seats Remaining Register Registration is requested. Register online or call 330.458.2765.

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Library Event
Digging Up Your Roots @ SCDL Introduction to Genealogy
Adult: Learn what records are available in the Genealogy Department to help you trace your family history.

Date/Time Location Status Note
Monday, Oct 07 2013 6:00pm-7:30pm Stark North Branch 44 Seats Remaining Register Registration is requested. Register online or call 330.458.2765.

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Library Event
Ohio Courthouse Records
Adults: Learn what records are available at Ohio Courthouses to help in your family history research.

Date/Time Location Status Note
Saturday, Oct 12 2013 1:00pm-2:30pm Stark Plain Community Branch 46 Seats Remaining Register Registration is requested. Register online or call 330.458.2765.

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Library Event
Finding Records Online
Adults: Learn what records are available online to help with your family history research.

Date/Time Location Status Note
Monday, Oct 21 2013 6:30pm-7:30pm Stark North Branch 48 Seats Remaining Register Registration is requested. Register online or call 330.458.2765.
Saturday, Oct 12 2013 3:00pm-4:30pm Stark Plain Community Branch 47 Seats Remaining Register Registration is requested. Register online or call 330.458.2765.

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Library Event
Genealogy Databases @ SCDL
Adult: Learn what databases are available to help you research your family history.

Date/Time Location Status Note
Saturday, Oct 19 2013 1:00pm-2:30pm Stark Plain Community Branch 47 Seats Remaining Register Registration is requested. Register online or call 330.458.2765.

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Library Event
Tracing your Stark County Ancestors Using Land Records
Adult: Learn how Land Records can help with your family tree research and how to locate where the ancestral homestead is on a modern map.

Date/Time Location Status Note
Monday, Oct 14 2013 6:00pm-7:30pm Stark North Branch 48 Seats Remaining Register Registration is requested. Register online or call 330.458.2765.

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Library Event
4th Annual Diggin’ In the Dark Genealogy After Hours
Adult: Enjoy a full evening of family history research; discover the details of your ancestry. No previous genealogy experience needed.

Date/Time Location Status Note
Saturday, Oct 26 2013 6:00pm-12:00am Stark Main Library McKinley Room 64 Seats Remaining Register Registration is requested. register online or call 330.458.2765.

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* To register for any of the above classes simply follow the link http://www.starklibrary.org/program-search and click or type in Genealogy in the Keyword box on the page.

Have a great week!
-Stephanie

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