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Investigating Your Family History with the History Cop, Raymond Johnson
Saturday, March 4
Investigating Your Family History with the History Cop, Raymond Johnson  (Class)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Wheaton Public Library, Lower level, large meeting room
Join professional genealogist, author and local historian, Ray Johnson for a fun look at beginning the investigation into your family history. Topics include “Where do I start?”, census records, naturalization and immigration records, vital records, newspapers and cemetery research. 
 
Please register online at wheatonlibrary.org using the ‘Programs and Events’ calendar or call 630-868-7520.
The class fee is $10, payable with check/cash at the door.
Registration is kindly requested, but not required.
 


42nd Annual Conference
Saturday, March 11
42nd Annual Conference  (Conference)
7:30 am to 4:00 pm
NIU Conference Center
The  conference registration is  closed.
See the Conference event for details.


Become a Census Sensei with Tina Beaird
Saturday, March 18
Become a Census Sensei with Tina Beaird  (Class)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Wheaton Public Library, Lower level, large meeting room
Learn how to locate, access and use agricultural, manufacturing, school, state, territorial and other special censuses. Find out how your ancestor’s taxes supported the school district, what type of crops were grown on their farms, and the cash value of a farm, livestock, machinery and business enterprises.  Many of these special censuses are not available on a federal level. Learn which repositories house these records and what online records are available. 
 
Please register online at wheatonlibrary.org using the ‘Programs and Events’ calendar or call 630-868-7520.
The class fee is $10, payable with check/cash at the door.
Registration is kindly requested, but not required.
 



FamilySearch.org – The Ultimate Free, On-Line Genealogy Resource with Maureen Brady
Saturday, April 8
FamilySearch.org – The Ultimate Free, On-Line Genealogy Resource with Maureen Brady  (Class)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Wheaton Public Library, Lower level, large meeting room
It’s all about family. FamilySearch.org is the largest, free genealogy resource on the internet.  Learn why you want to have an account, how to search the records, use FamilySearch’s Family Tree, add photos, stories and documents, access FamilySearch’s digitized books, get help, search the catalog and order film. 
 
Please register online at wheatonlibrary.org using the ‘Programs and Events’ calendar or call 630-868-7520.
The class fee is $10, payable with check/cash at the door.
Registration is kindly requested, but not required.
 
 


FamilySearch.org – (part 2) Family Tree with Maureen Brady
Saturday, April 15
FamilySearch.org – (part 2) Family Tree with Maureen Brady  (Class)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Wheaton Public Library, Lower level, large meeting room
Learn how to use the Family Tree function of FamilySearch.org.
 
Please register online at wheatonlibrary.org using the ‘Programs and Events’ calendar or call 630-868-7520.
The class fee is $10, payable with check/cash at the door.
Registration is kindly requested, but not required.
 


Wednesday, April 19
Family History Research in the British Isles by Maureen Brady  (Monthly Meetings)
6:30 pm to 8:45 pm
Wheaton Public Library - Lower Level
Join us for an interesting program on Family History Research on British Isles by Maureen Brady
Refreshments at 6:30 p.m.
Program at 7:00 p.m.



Wednesday, May 17
Looking for Love in All the Wrong Places: the Search for Marriage Records by Ginger Frere  (Monthly Meetings)
6:30 pm to 8:45 pm
Wheaton Public Library - Lower Level
Join us for a very interesting program on Marriage Records by Ginger Frere.
Refreshments at 6:30 p.m.
Program starts at 7:00 p.m.