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Friday Following to Sacramento Central Public Library
MARK YOUR CALENDARS- more help with our ongoing research
January 8: Common Surname Search Strategies with Lisa Louise Cooke
Discover tips and tricks to find your ancestors with
common surnames.Lisa is a nationally
known author and host of the Genealogy Gems Podcast.Her books and CDs will be available for
purchase at the program.
January 15: Getting Ready for the 1940 Census with Stephen Morse
The 1940 census will be released online on April 2,
2012.Find out what you need to know in
this presentation by genealogist and One-Step Website creator Stephen Morse.
January 22: Naturalization: Rules & Records with Barbara Leak
Learn about naturalization laws and see examples of the
documents that were created by those who became Americans.Presented by genealogist and lecturer
Barbara Leak .
There has also been a change in times for our Book a
Genealogist service.Starting in
January, our genealogy volunteers will be available to help you with your
research on Tuesday afternoons and Thursday afternoons.These are 45-minute appointments.Appointment times on Tuesdays are 1:00, 1:45,
2:30 and 3:15 pm.Appointment times on
Thursdays are 1:00, 2:00 and 3:00 pm.To
meet with one of our genealogy volunteers, please make an appointment by
calling the library at 916-264-2920, visiting one of the library branches in
person, or by going to the library's website at Sacramento Central Public Library,
and clicking on the "Events" link.
Please note that the Book a Genealogist service is only available at the
Central Library - not at any other branch of the Sacramento Public Library
There are a few other programs coming
up in February- MARK YOUR CALENDARS
Saturday, February 4, 2012, 1:00 - 2:30 pm, West Meeting
Room: Beginning Genealogy - Using Records to Tell Your
Ancestors' Stories, with Karen Burney
Saturday, February 18, 2012, 10:15 -11:45 am, 3rd floor
Technology Lab Introduction to Online Genealogy (Computer Class)
Sunday, February 26, 2012, 1:30 - 3:00 pm, West Meeting
Room: Beginning Genealogy, with Janice Sellers
It would be preferable if you could register for the
beginning genealogy programs and the computer class in February, as well as the
Book a Genealogist appointments.Registration is not necessary for the January series of presentations.
"Sacramento Central Library", 828 I Street, Sacramento in the first floor of the
West meeting room on SUNDAYS 1:30-3pm