Just wanted to let you know that the Computer Assisted Genealogy Group of Northern Illinois (CAGGNI) will be having their next program at our library on Saturday, January 21, 2017 starting at 10:30 AM.
The program is open to any and all interested in learning more about genealogy as well as learning more about this wonderful genealogy group and meeting its members in attendance.
The title of the program is “Navigating the Illinois State Archives “. Speaker for the program is Tina Beaird.
Program description is:
“The Illinois State Archive holds an astonishing amount of information that can be used for genealogical research. Learn what records are available in the archives and tips for finding them”.
Speaker information is:
Tina Beaird is the Genealogy/Local History Librarian at a midsize Chicagoland public library and owner of Tamarack Genealogy. She provides lectures on genealogical research, archival preservation, and Illinois history at national, state and local conferences. She is a governing board member of the Oswego Heritage Association and also volunteers her time with several local historical and genealogical societies.
Find out more about the CAGGNI group and all that they do. Visit them at their website at:
Schaumburg Township District Library