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Saturday, April 1, 2017, 9:30 - 10:30 a.m., Godfrey Memorial Library, 134 Newfield Street, Middletown, CT - "Genealogy Club: Planning a Future for Your Family's Past"

Learn how to organize and safeguard genealogical research and materials for today and tomorrow. Step by step, Marian Wood will explain how to sort, store, and analyze genealogical materials; determine what to keep and what to give away; write a "genealogical will" to keep materials in the family; and bring family history alive for future generations.

Marian Wood is a marketing expert turned college textbook author and avid family history researcher. She will be speaking at the 14th Annual New England Regional Genealogy Conference in Springfield, MA in April. For more ideas about genealogy research, visit her blog at http://climbingmyfamilytree.blogspot.com/

Genealogy Club is free to Godfrey Premium Members or $10 per session. Participants will have time after the presentation to do research at the library. Come and see what you can find. Please bring your laptop. For more information, call 860-346-2534.


Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Godfrey Memorial Library, 134 Newfield Street, Middletown, CT - "Study Group for Newer Genealogists"

Join us at the library for ongoing informal research sessions focused on skills for newer genealogists. This is a great opportunity to ask questions and get suggestions from Godfrey staff and group participants. Discover resources at the library, other archives, and online databases. Get help doing research while you learn. Bring your laptop to make the most out of this useful information.

Meetings take place on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month. Free and open only to Godfrey Premium Members. For membership information, call (860) 346-4375.


Saturday, April 8, 2017, 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, Connecticut Ancestry Society and Trumbull Library, at Trumbull Library, 33 Quality St. Trumbull CT - "NARA: How Can Their Records Bring Your Civil War Ancestor to Life?" by Bruce D. Frail.

What records are available for Civil War veterans at NARA for all branches of service - How these records can assist you in your genealogical research - How these records can be used to write your veteran's war sketch, or regimental history while he served. Free and open to the public. http://connecticutancestry.org.


Friday, April 14, 2017, 9:30 - 10:30 a.m., Godfrey Memorial Library, 134 Newfield Street, Middletown, CT - "Study Group for Lineage Researchers"

Join us at the library for ongoing information research sessions focused on researching and submitting documentation for admission into lineage societies. Coordinators for these sessions have experience with lineage societies and seeking the early historical records necessary to provide adequate documentation.

Meetings are open and free to Godfrey Premium members and take place on the 2nd Friday of the month. No pre-registration necessary. For membership information, call (860) 346-4375.

This is a great opportunity to ask questions and get suggestions from Godfrey staff and group participants. Discover resources at the library, other archives, and online databases. Get help doing research as you learn! Bring your laptop to make the most out of this useful information.


Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 9:30 - 10:30 a.m., Godfrey Memorial Library, 134 Newfield Street, Middletown, CT - "Study Group for Newer Genealogists"

Join us at the library for ongoing informal research sessions focused on skills for newer genealogists. This is a great opportunity to ask questions and get suggestions from Godfrey staff and group participants. Discover resources at the library, other archives, and online databases. Get help doing research while you learn. Bring your laptop to make the most out of this useful information.

Meetings take place on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month. Free and open only to Godfrey Premium Members. For membership information, call (860) 346-4375.


Friday, April 21, 2017, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Godfrey Memorial Library, 134 Newfield Street, Middletown, CT - "Study Group for Researching Immigrant Ancestors"

Join us for an informal session focused on research skills for genealogists seeking ancestors in their countries of origin. This is a great opportunity to ask questions and get suggestions from Godfrey staff and group participants. Discover resources

Sessions will be held on the 3rd Friday of the month in March and April from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The sessions are free and open only to Godfrey Premium members. No pre-registration necessary. For membership information, call 860-346-2534.



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