So, now that you've learned how to search for information about your house, and the use of city directories, and all of the other great events of the first week of Family History Month, you're ready to run onto Week 2!

Sunday, October 7, 2018, 1:00 p.m., Discovery Center, 
Tracking Your Illinois Ancestors, Sara Allen
Learn about the essential websites and important physical repositories for Illinois genealogical research.

Monday, October 8, 2018, 6:30 p.m., Discovery Center
Beginning to Tennessee Research, Delia Cothrun Bourne
The sixteenth state admitted to the Union, Tennessee‘s rich history is one of contrasts as pioneers settled or passed through to points west. Learn about the wide variety of sources available to researchers of the Volunteer State!

Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 6:30 p.m., Discovery Center
Genealogical Research in Maryland, John Beatty
As one of the original thirteen colonies, Maryland is a pivotal state for exploring ancestors who later moved into the Midwest and Deep South. It has some of the most complete extant records of early America, many of which are published. This session, intended for the beginner, will explore the many available records available in this state and how to find them both in books and online.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., Meeting Room A
Crazy Horse: The Lakota Warrior's Life and Legacy - Floyd Clown Sr and author William Matson
Crazy Horse family elder Floyd Clown Sr and author William Matson will discuss and sign their book "Crazy Horse: The Lakota Warrior's Life and Legacy" based on the family’s oral history.
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Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 6:30 p.m., Meeting Room A
Non-population Schedules, Randy Richardson
Join the Allen County Genealogical Society of Indiana for their monthly meeting. All are welcome!

Thursday, October 11, 2018, 6:30 p.m., Discovery Center
Empire State Genealogy, Sara Allen
New York ancestral research can be challenging, due to record loss and lack of civil marriage records prior to 1880. Fortunately many other valuable types of genealogical resources exist. Attendees will learn about the records that are available for New York State and NYC and where to find these great resources.

Friday, October 12, 2018, 2:30 p.m., Discovery Center
Hoosier Hospitality: Immigrating to Indiana, Allison DePrey Singleton
Indiana is considered the Crossroads of America. Many families passed through Indiana on their way west but many stayed. Join us as we look at immigration to the Hoosier State and some uniquely Hoosier resources for family history.

Saturday, October 13, 2018, 10:00 a.m., Discovery Center
Basics of Adobe Elements, Kay Spears
A walk through Adobe Elements. What’s new? What’s exciting? What’s useful? Discover some techniques, tips, workarounds, which may be used when restoring, enhancing, and retouching scanned documents, photographs, and family artifacts in Adobe Elements.

To register for any of these free events, call 260-421-1225 or email Genealogy@ACPL.Info.

Part of Family History Month 2018.