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Using FamilySearch

Mon, Nov 26 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration Required
Find out how to get the most out of using the FamilySearch website. Learn tips on searching records, using the research wiki, finding family trees, using the Family History catalog, and more.

Playing for Keeps: The VFW National Marble Tournaments, 1947-1962

Mon, Nov 26 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration Required
After World War II, the Veterans of Foreign Wars started a national marble tournament program to help veterans reconnect with their families and communities and to curb juvenile delinquency in boys.

Newspaper Databases at Mid-Continent Public Library

Mon, Dec 3 2018
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration Required
Newspaper databases can be used to find genealogical information such as birth, marriage and death records, obituaries, probate cases, and interesting information about your ancestors’ lives.

Creating Genealogy Heritage Albums

Thu, Dec 6 2018
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration Required
Heritage albums are a great way to preserve family history. We’ll work together to compile and organize our family heirlooms, pictures, family stories, and family trees in heritage album formats.

Beginning Ancestry Library Edition

Mon, Dec 17 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration Required
Research your family history with Ancestry Library Edition. Search the U.S. Federal Census from 1790 to 1940 as well as immigration, vital, military, court, church, and ethnic records.

Irish Records Research: Waves of Migration

Wed, Dec 19 2018
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Registration Required
Learn to trace your Irish ancestors as emigrated from Ireland. Learn about pre-famine, famine, and post-famine periods in Ireland, church records, and civil registration records.

Newspaper Databases at Mid-Continent Public Library

Wed, Jan 9 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Registration Required
Newspaper databases can be used to find genealogical information such as birth, marriage and death records, obituaries, probate cases, and interesting information about your ancestors’ lives.

Census Records Research

Fri, Jan 11 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Registration Required
The U.S. Federal Census is a great place to start tracing your ancestors. The first Federal Population Census was taken in 1790, and a census has been taken every 10 years since that date.

Beginning Ancestry Library Edition

Thu, Jan 17 2019
10:30am - 11:30am
Registration Required
Research your family history with Ancestry Library Edition. Search the U.S. Federal Census from 1790 to 1940 as well as immigration, vital, military, court, church, and ethnic records.