Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Genealogy Open House at the National Archives in New York City

A wonderful opportunity for genealogists.

In celebration of Archives Month, the staff and volunteers at NARA in NYC are hosting an open house from 10 A.M. to 4 P.M on October 12, 2010. They will provide hands on assistance to help direct your family history research. Topics include: Getting Started Online, Federal Census Records, Federal Passenger Arrival Records, Naturalization Records and other genealogy resources outside of NARA. The day will conclude with a behind-the-scenes Archival Stack Tour, highlighting some of their treasures.

The workshop is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Register by October 8th to or call 866-840-1752.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Huntington Celebrates American Archives Month!

October is American Archives Month and what better way to highlight Huntington's history than to meet with the record keepers themselves; the archivists, librarians and historians! Join us in playing the history mystery game and learn a history lesson along the way or take a free tour of the Kissam House.
Date: October 3, 1pm-5pm
Place: Kissam House, ca. 1734
434 Park Avenue, Huntington, NY

for further information contact: Teresa Schwind at 631-427-5165 x250