We'll have weekly workshops and discussions with experienced genealogists available all day to help you solve your family's mysteries! These programs will be held in the Local History & Genealogy Division, 2nd floor of the Rundel Memorial Building, 115 South Ave., Rochester, NY. Programs run from 1:15 to 1:45 p.m. on Sundays.
October 6, 2013 - Season Kick Off (or how I spent my summer vacation)
Are you hooked on your family history yet?...Would you like to be? Join us as we begin the 2013-2014 season of sharing genealogy research tips, resources and experiences.
October 13, 2013 - It's All in the Genes
Whether you are just getting started or lost in piles of paper, this week we will review websites, genealogy forms and software programs to help you get on your way and organized.
October 20 - Road Trip!
Heading across town, the state or the country on a research trip? Being prepared ahead of time is key to saving time and money. Get tips on what to bring with you and how to ask the questions that will get you the answers you are looking for.
October 27 - What's New in the Local History and Genealogy Division
Viewing, saving and scanning microfilm has never been easier. We have local newspapers on microfilm from 1818 to the present and even the oldest paper with faded images can often be improved with the new technology.
Free parking for library patrons in the Court Street garage on Sundays! Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr and check out the Local History Blog.