Saturday, October 25 at 1:00pm – 4:00pm At the Northeast Pennsylvania Genealogical Society A genetic genealogy primer. A workshop on entwining traditional genealogical techniques and DNA testing, hosted by society president, Roseann Kebles. Reservations required. Please call (570) 829-1765 to reserve your seat.
Saturday, October 11, 1:00pm – 3:30pm At the Northeast Pennsylvania Genealogical Society Find out what goes into researching for a genealogical television show, such as PBS’s “Finding Your Roots”. NEPGS genealogists will be available to answer your frequently asked questions. Reservations required. Please call (570) 829-1765 to reserve your seat.
Saturday, October 4, 1:30pm – 4:00pm At the Northeast Pennsylvania Genealogical Society Maiden surnames can be quite elusive to family researchers. Cemetery family stones are often surrounded by markers simply labeled “mother” and “father”; obituaries written for “Mrs. John Smith” make no mention of the deceased’s maiden name. Society president Roseann Kebles presents clues on […]
Tuesday, May 27, 7:00pm Discover the merits of planning a genealogy based trip to one’s country of origin with a special presentation by Tony Brooks. A native of Forty Fort, Toby was educated at Wyoming Valley West High School and studied history at the University of Pennsylvania. He returned to the Valley and quickly became involved in […]
Sunday, June 22, 1pm to 4pm Join us for a delicious half chicken dinner, slow cooked over charcoal by firefighters of the Kunkle Fire Department. Ticket price is $12.00 for adults and $6.00 for children 8 and under and includes summer sides, roll, beverage and dessert. Take-outs will also be available. A tour of the […]