The West Valley Genealogical Society & Library, 12222 N. 111th Ave., Youngtown, is pleased to announce additional educational opportunities for the month of April 2016.
April 15, 2016: Novice Genealogy, 1:00 – 3:00 PM. This class, taught by an experienced genealogist, will assist those who are new to family history research. Join others, who are also new to genealogy, and begin building your family tree. You’ll learn how to locate your ancestors through the use of various types of resources such as: the census, pension lists, church records and more. Registration required at www.azwvgs.org, click store/classes or events/classes.
April 21, 2016: Special Research Evening, 5:00 – 9:00 PM. Everyone is welcome to attend this informal session. You’re welcome to peruse the library’s extensive holdings and visit the state-of-the-art computer lab to access Ancestry, Fold 3, World Vital Records, and the New England Historic Genealogical Society. Please bring a sack dinner; beverage and dessert provided with a $3.50 donation. To register call 623-933-4945.
April 25, 2016: Free Library Tour, 9:30 – 11:00 AM. Are you curious about your ancestors and aren’t sure exactly “where or how” to begin researching? This free tour provides the perfect starting-off point. Join the Librarian as she guides you through the largest operating genealogical library in Arizona. In addition to thousands of resources, covering every state and many other countries, the library holds many exclusive collections. The tour will also include a visit to the state-of-the-art computer lab where access to Ancestry, Fold 3 and many other online resources are available. To register call 623-933-4945.
West Valley Genealogical Society