Expand Your Research: Family Search Database

When: May 11, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Virginia Room – Main Library, 706 S. Jefferson St.

Roanoke Public Libraries is now a Family History Library affiliate!  With this affiliation, users have access to 400 million additional[…]

Expand Your Research: FindMyPast Database

When: March 9, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Virginia Room – Main Library, 706 S. Jefferson St.

Learn how to navigate findmypast, a database of billions of exclusive records from England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Ireland and[…]

Finding Elusive Females in Your Family Tree

When: February 9, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Virginia Room – Main Library, 706 S. Jefferson St.

One of the biggest challenges in genealogical research is the pursuit of female ancestors.  Come learn some research strategies to[…]

Genealogy: Where to Start

When: January 12, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Virginia Room – Main Library, 706 S. Jefferson St.

Interested in researching your family history, but not sure how to begin?  Genealogy: Where to Start will give you the[…]