Attend one of our events. Check the schedule below for dates and times. We meet at Spring Creek United Church of Christ, 4500 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, IL.
Monthly meetings are held September through May on the first Saturday of the month and start at 1:30 p.m. Details of programs appear in the Newsletters.
Presentations are made at each meeting and feature experts on a variety of engaging topics. Question and Answer sessions follow.
OUR NEXT MEETING
Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 1:30 p.m.
"Family History Projects”
Speaker: Lori Bessler, Reference Librarian at the Wisconsin Historical Society. This program will show you how to put the story together and how to present it to family who may or may not be fully interested. There are many projects to consider, large and small. Come learn about various ideas.
Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 1:30 p.m.
"DNA Basics & Understanding Your Ancestry DNA Results"
Speaker: Mary Eberle is an experienced genetic genealogist and a DNA expert. DNA is a powerful tool for genealogy research. This presentation will start with an overview on using DNA for family research: the types of DNA, the best companies to use, which relatives to test, and how to interpret your DNA test results. Mary will emphasize interpreting results from AncestryDNA.
SUMMER BREAK (June—August)
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