October Meeting Reminder

Next monthly meeting will be held Thursday, Oct. 22, in the upstairs room of the Indian Prairie Public Library at 1 p.m.

Topic:  Researching at Newberry Library

The Newberry Library holds a vast amount of information that can be utilized by family historians to research their family. The program will include information about the library’s rules and procedures, their various catalogs, how to order materials as well as information about their many collection guides, tours, and digital resources.

Presenter:  Sandra Trapp

Moderator:  Susan McAloon

Sandra Trapp’s handout for this mtg. can be viewed by clicking here.

Genealogy Classes offered at the Indian Prairie Library, Darien

Indian Prairie Public Library
Beginner’s Genealogy on the Web
Mon., Oct. 5, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Explore the best online resources, including Ancestry Library Edition, for starting your genealogy search. Hands-on class limited to 15 IPPL cardholders. Requires proficiency with the mouse, the keyboard, and the Internet. Register online or phone 630-887-8760, ext. 239

Indian Prairie Public Library
Genealogy Research After-Hours
Sat., Oct. 10, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Use the library after hours to research your family history. Enjoy uninterrupted research time with assistance from genealogy group volunteers and library staff. Bring names, dates, and places to research. Register online or phone 630-887-8760, ext. 239.