Wednesday, August 29
What: Getting Started in Genealogy
Where: DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak Street, DeKalb, IL
When: 6:30 pm
Who: Grace Dumelle
More information: http://dkpl.org/ (815) 756-9568
Contact: Edith Craig, Public Relations & Programming Coordinator, (815) 756-9568 ext. 260, EdithC@dkpl.org
Itching to explore your family history after you’ve seen those celebrity genealogy shows? Get off on the right foot with the help of award-winning author and researcher Grace Dumelle (Finding Your Chicago Ancestors). Grace will explain the top 10 concepts and principles: working backwards, talking to relatives, using the census, three building blocks, and more. Copies of her book will be available for signing and purchase.