British Isles Research Seminar Update

Recently FamilySearch hosted their British Isles Research Seminar, featuring experts on Irish, Scottish, Welsh and English records, both from civil and parish sources. You could attend in person or watch online as the sessions were aired. The FamilySearch folks have now made the individual sessions available for anyone to watch, still free of charge. And…

Young Love in 24 Hours

Ah, spring. The frogs are croaking, the birds are chirping, and our thoughts turn to romance. There’s nothing like young love in the springtime, whether you’re experiencing it for the first time or remembering it fondly. Recently the library’s Teen Lit for Grownups book club read a terrific book called The Sun Is Also a Star by…

Genetic Genealogy Resources

One of our members gave a great presentation at our Genealogy Networking Group meeting last night. He shared how his DNA results helped him connect with a previously unknown branch of his family. This prompted lots of discussion and a list of websites and organizations to turn to for help in understanding and making the…