Programs and Group Classes: Current Program Schedule

  • Darien Senior Programs at Mather Center (Darien, CT): March 4, 2021, 10-11. Genealogy Basics: the U.S. Census.
  • Lapham Community Center (New Canaan, CT): March 10, 2021, 11:00-12:00. Introduction to FamilySearch.
  • E.C. Scranton Memorial Library (Madison, CT): March 10, 2021, 7:00-8:00. Introduction to Irish Genealogy.
  • Berlin-Peck Memorial Library (Berlin, CT): March 15, 2021, 6:30-7:30. Genealogy Basics: FamilySearch. Registration required, begins Feb 1 at https://berlinpeck.org/calendar/. Want to dive into genealogy research but on a limited budget? The website FamilySearch is the perfect place to get started. Join us for an introduction to this free site, which includes access to records, how to guides, classes, and more. Presented by Genealogist Bryna O’Sullivan, a Middletown, Connecticut based professional genealogist and French to English genealogical translator. Sponsored by a partnership between Berlin-Peck Memorial Library, Wethersfield Library, Lucy Robbins Welles Library and Cora Belden Library.
  • Lucy Robbins Wells Library (Newington, CT): March 29, 2021, 6:30-7:30. Trace Your Connecticut Revolutionary Roots.
  • Scoville Memorial Library (Salisbury, CT): April 3, 2021, 4:00-5:00. Genealogy Basics: the U.S. Census.
  • Naugatuck Valley Genealogy Club (CT): April 10, 2021, 10:30-12:00. Discover The Connecticut State Library’s Online Resources.
  • Cora J. Belden Library (Rocky Hill, CT): April 12, 2021, 6:30-7:30. House History Part I: Accessing Land Records. Would you like to learn the history of your home, discover who lived there, and what it looked like in the past? This two part series will help you get started. In part one, we’ll learn how to navigate Connecticut’s land records so that you can determine who once owned your property. Registration required, begins Mar 1.
  • James Blackstone Memorial Library (Branford, CT): April 22, 2021, 6:00-7:00. House History Part I: Accessing Connecticut Land Records.
  • April 26, 2021, 6:30-7:30. House History Part II: Who’s Lived in Your House?
  • James Blackstone Memorial Library (Branford, CT): April 29, 2021, 6:00-7:00. House History Part II: Who’s Lived in Your House?
  • Wells-Turner Memorial Library (Glastonbury, CT): June 3, 2021, 6:00-7:00. Genealogy Basics: the U.S. Census
  • Wisconsin State Genealogical Society: June 15, 2021, 7:00 (Central)Midwestern Luxembourger families are often mistaken for German. Yet the two groups have different cultures, different history, and different record keeping practice. This presentation will introduce attendees to Luxembourger research. It will begin with techniques for identifying families as Luxembourger and locating their place of origin, before moving to an overview of major sources in Luxembourg, including the census, church records, and civil registration. Register here
  • Luxembourg American Cultural Society, Cultural Conference: August 13, 2021. Prerecorded.