Roots Club: Genealogy & Research Learning
October 9th: The Great Ancestor Photo Hunt, Staunton River Memorial Library, Altavista
Wendy Allen, librarian from the Roanoke City Library’s Virginia Room, will teach search techniques to finding ancestral photos, giving faces to names on your family tree!
November 13th: Turn Your Research Into Meaningful Gifts, Patrick Henry Memorial Library, Brookneal
You’ve done the research, now delight your family with an array of gift options that shares your work, for example, a family recipe printed on a tea towel, etc! Mary Gough, local historian and CC Historical Society board member, will guide us through the options!
January 8th: Records in Rustburg! Campbell County Public Library, Rustburg
Join our County Clerk, Valerie Younger, to find out exactly what records can be obtained at the clerk’s office, as well as best practices for seeking help from the clerk’s office.
February 12th: Genetic Genealogy Basics, Timbrook Library, Lynchburg
The amazing Wendy Allen will return from Roanoke City’s Virginia Room to get you started on the use of genetics in genealogy research.
The first hour will be a presentation by a topical expert and the final half hour can be used for networking and informal collaboration among members. For more information, visit the website below or call (434)332-9560.