Should I Stay or Should I Go?

Whether you’re ready to get out there and travel or you’d rather stay home and read about someone else’s adventures, here are some recent books from our shelves to take you away.Click on the titles below to check availability in our online catalog. The National Parks Make a Stunning DestinationRoaming America : Exploring All the…

Road Trip Diary

Last Friday Arlene, Ellen and Sonia took a trip to the Wisconsin Historical Society in Madison, Wisconsin. Sonia researched her husband’s Schoenfeld family in Dodge County, Wisconsin, Arlene was looking for anything on her Detroit ancestors, and Ellen, who had just returned from a week’s vacation, poked around in the book section. According to their…

More Genealogy on the Road

An earlier post described genealogy research trip destinations near and far for our genealogy research. Today’s post takes a look at a different kind of genealogy research trip. An organization called Road Scholars, formerly known as Elderhostel, has been providing lifelong learning experiences to adults for over 40 years. They offer classes in all 50…