Join us for weekly workshops and discussions with experienced genealogists who are available all day to help you solve your family's mysteries! These programs will run on Sundays from 1:15 to 1:45 p.m. in the Local History & Genealogy Division, 2nd floor of the Rundel Memorial Library Building, 115 South Ave., Rochester, NY.
The Central Library is accessible to people with disabilities. To request specific accommodations, call (585) 428-8304 ten days prior to the program.
- March 1 - Tidbits and Miscellany
This week we’ll talk about what’s new at Heritage Quest and also a little bit about lots of things related to genealogy. Join us for tips to websites and other sources of information helpful to your research.
- March 8 - Resources in the Local History & Genealogy Division
Both online and on site, the Local History & Genealogy Division at Central Library is a leading repository of maps, books, indexes, databases and so much more.
- March 15 - Free is Best!
Did you know, the Local History & Genealogy Division offers FREE access to Ancestry.com, FindMyPast (England, Scotland & Wales), AmericanAncestors.org (New England & more),
HistoricMapWorks.com and Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps? Discover how important each is for the family researcher.
- March 22 - What Can You Find at the County Level?
The Monroe County Clerk’s Office is this area’s repository for several types of records key to your family’s history. This week we’ll take a look at the types of information you can find there.
- March 29 - Open Forum - Recap and Review
Each month we take a week to review past topics and present a case study with lessons helpful to breaking down brick walls. Bring your questions and tips to share.