19 August 2014

Genealogist Robin B. Seidenberg will speak on “Treasures in Print: Finding and Using Historical Newspapers” at the Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois’ meeting at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, at Temple Beth-El, 3610 Dundee Road, Northbrook. Info: http://www.jgsi.org/calendar

10 August 2014

from the CSAGSI: “A Czech Evening in the Town of Cicero” Dixiieland Youth Jazz Band from the Czech Republic at the Klas Restaurant booth.  Location: Cicero Community Park, 34th. St. & Laramie Ave., Cicero, IL   August 20, 2014, 5:30pm - 9:00pm  Info at http://www.csagsi.org/

18 April 2014

The Legal Genealogist Judy G. Russell will be speaking on September 13, 2014 at the all-day CGS 2014 Fall Genealogy Seminar at the Arlington Heights Memorial Library. Come hear her speak on early American women in legal records, the pros and cons of DNA testing, and the legal rights and responsibilities of today's genealogists. See the flyer for more details.
Seats are limited, so register today!

31 March 2014

Door County, Wisconsin, Newspaper Index

Did you have relatives who lived or vacationed in Door County, Wisconsin? The Door County digitization project has indexed more than 60 years of Door County newspapers from 1862 to 1939. Free search starts at http://www.doorcountynewspapers.org/