March Adventures in Genealogy Program
Shenandoah County Historical Society Board member Rick Rhoades will give a presentation, Adventures in Genealogy, which he says he hopes will illuminate the fun, value and relative ease of exploring your family roots in today’s environment. The free program in Edinburg is open to the public on March 10.
New Exhibit On Display at Shenandoah County Courthouse
The Visitor’s Center, located in the 1795 Shenandoah County Historic Courthouse, is a multi-purpose establishment. Travel literature and other information is available for the taking and a nice selection of books are for sale, by the Shenandoah County Historical Society, on a variety of subjects pertaining to Shenandoah County and the Shenandoah Valley.
March 10, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. - Adventures in Genealogy
Presented by the Shenandoah County Historical Society at the St. Paul’s Heritage Center, 106 S. High Street in Edinburg, Va. The lecture, by Richard Rhoades, will illuminate the fun, value and relative ease of exploring your family roots in today’s environment. He will also show ways to engage and pass on the family history to children, grandchildren and generations to come. Program is free with refreshments afterward. Ample parking is available in the Shentel lot across the street.
March 18th from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. - Find your Irish and Scots-Irish Ancestors
A Practical Genealogical Tutorial at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley, 901 Amherst St., in Winchester, Va. This lecture presented by the Ulster Historical Foundation, Ireland, will demonstrate research techniques, including online genealogical research tips by members of the Foundation. Advance registration is required. Fee for MSV is $5; for non-members, $10. Call 888-556-5799 for information.