As the library is closed for Labor Day weekend, the monthly orientation will instead be held on the second Saturday of the month, September 8th.
What: Local and Family History Orientation (free)
Where: The Newberry Library, 60 W. Walton, Chicago (ask for further directions at the Information Desk)
When: 9:30 am
Who: Matt Rutherford, Curator of Genealogy and Local History
This free orientation will introduce novices to the basics of research in an informal setting. After the orientation, visitors are encouraged to stay and begin their research. Assistance will be available at the reference desk. No reservations are necessary.