Upcoming

Speaking Engagements:

 

Date: Monday, 1 October 2018
Time:
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Description: “Using Fold3”. The historical military records at Fold3 are now available with your library card. Come to learn what is available and how to search this database of military records.
Place: Odenton Genial Genealogists, Odenton, MD.  O’Malley Senior Center Annex. The handout can be downloaded here.

 

Date: Saturday, 13 October 2018
Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am
(The Genealogy Fair is from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm)
Description:
“What’s Here at the Library?” Whether you are new to genealogy or an experienced genealogist, the Anne Arundel County Public Library has resources useful for your research. Learn about Ancestry.com’s Library Edition, Fold3 HeritageQuest and newspaper databases, all unlocked by your library card.
Place: Genealogy Fair. Odenton Regional Library (formerly West County Library), Odenton, MD.  Directions to the Library are on their website. See the schedule for the event here.

 

Date: Monday, 12 November 2018
Time:
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Description: “The Pioneer Infantry in WWI”. In WWI, General Pershing created the Pioneer Infantry in the U.S. Army. These regiments were trained in both infantry tactics and combat engineering. According to a Pioneer Infantry Officer, these troops did work that the infantry was too proud to do, and that the engineers were too lazy to do. Join Dr. McMahon, the author of “With Rifle and Shovel”, to hear the history of the Pioneer Infantry in WWI.
Place: Odenton Regional Library (formerly West County Library), Odenton, MD.  Directions to the Library are on their website.

 

Date: Tuesday, 29 January 2019
Time: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Description: “Genealogy for Beginners”. Start your genealogical journey. Learn about techniques and records to find your ancestors, and what the Library has to offer. Bring a USB drive for what you find. Free, but registration is required.
Place: Broadneck Community Library, Broadneck, MD. Free, but registration is required, 410- 222-1905. Registration begins 15 January 2019. Directions to the Library are on their website.

 

Date: Tuesday, 19 March 2019
Time: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Description: TBD.
Place: Severna Park Community Library, Severna Park, MD. Directions to the Library are on their website.

 

Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Time: 7:30 pm
Place: Montgomery County Genealogy Club
Description: “Ancestors in the US Military: Online and in Military Archives”. Learn how to use online resources to locate information about your ancestors’ US Military service. The discussion will include information about how to use military archives in your research.
Place: Information will be available on their website.

 

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