Genealogy Month at Memorial Hall
Friday, March 5, 5:30-10pm
Register for an evening of after-hours
genealogy research with exclusive access
to databases, computers, microfilm, and
the Andover Room. A light dinner will be
served. Call 978-623-8401, ext. 49 to
register. $10 fee. Space is limited.
Researching Civil War Genealogy
Tuesday, March 9, 7pm
Learn how to research Civil War soldiers
in resources in MA, the National
Archives, and online. Presented by
Dennis Ahern, a genealogy and history
lecturer and trustee of the Acton
Preserving Your Family Records,
Documents, and Photographs
Tuesday, March 16, 7pm
Stuart Walker, Boston Public Library's
Book Conservator, will discuss storage,
repair, and preservation issues for
books, papers, scrapbooks, and photos.
He will demonstrate some dos and don'ts
for preservation and repair for family
records and keepsakes.
Diaries and Journals
Tuesday, March 30, 7pm
Learn how to find and use diaries,
letters, and journals for your genealogy
research. Laura Prescott will share how
observations written by our ancestors
can add personal dimension to the names,
dates, and places in your research.