Calendar

E.g., 10/24/2014
E.g., 10/24/2014
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Swab Your Cheek: DNA Kinship Results

9:30 - 12:30 pm

This class is full. Call (312) 255-3700 for the waiting list.

Get the most out of your mtDNA, Y-DNA and atDNA test results. We will learn which biological components are tested, who in your immediate family the tests apply to, how to interpret the test results, how to prepare accredited lineage charts, network to find cousins, prepare spreadsheets for results comparisons, and join free project groups.

Saturday, November 1, 2014
Genealogy and Local History Orientation

9:30 am

The Genealogy and Local History staff will introduce visitors to the Newberry and explain how to use its collections at an informal orientation. Aimed at researchers new to the library and/or new to genealogical research, this session will last approximately an hour, followed by a short tour of the library.

Saturday, November 1, 2014
Chicago's Greatest Year: 1893

1:30 pm

The Chicago Genealogical Society and the Newberry present Chicago’s Greatest Year: 1893, an author talk by Joseph Gustaitis.