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Genealogy Class & Workshop- Thursday, Aug. 3, 6 & 7pm

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Join us on Thursday, August 3rd at the Marlboro Library for two of our popular genealogy programs!  Patrons are welcome to stay for either just one or both programs, but please be aware if you’d like to reserve one of the Library laptops for the 7:00 pm workshop, registration is required.

Genealogy Class-  6:00-7:00 p.m.

Join us for an introductory class that will explain the first steps in conducting your own research and the basics of using AncestryLibrary.com, which is available for free in the Library. No registration required, walk-ins welcome.
Learn how to:
  • Access Ancestrylibrary.com
  • Discover available Library databases
  • Search digital newspaper collections
  • Learn the basics of DNA testing
  • Create an online family tree
  • And much more!

  Click here to RSVP and let us know you’re attending.

Genealogy Workshop 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Registered patrons can join us for a hands-on workshop, consisting of a specially set up research space with laptops and other local history materials. Patrons will explore databases and web sites like Ancestrylibrary.com, FamilySearch.org and more.  Library staff will be on hand to help with any questions or problems, as well as one of our local history researchers to assist with anyone interested in documents, photos, maps, books and more found in our local history collection.

Bring your library card and your family research as far back as you know (even if it’s just your grandparents) and we will help you expand your search. If you will bring your own laptop, feel free to join us without registering. If you would like to reserve one of our six available laptops for the workshop, registration is requiredRegister here for the workshop.

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