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The Western New York Genealogical Society is happy to announce its upcoming
*Genealogy at the Grosvenor Room: Understanding Regional Research Resources
Date: Saturday, September 21, 2013
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Ring of Knowledge, Buffalo & Erie County Public Library -
Central Branch, 1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo, New York 14203
Cost: Free to Attend. No registration required.
The Buffalo & Erie County Library’s Grosvenor Room is home to an
outstanding collection of unique, rare and historically significant
genealogical materials. Join us as librarians Charles Alaimo and Rhonda
Konig present an insider’s guide to the Grosvenor Room's resources. Whether
beginner and veteran researcher, learn how to get more out of your library
10:30a-12:00p Konig – Overview of genealogy resources at the Grosvenor Room
12:00-1:00p Lunch on Your Own
[Either brown bag it with other WNYGS members in the specially reserved
West Room or dine out at a nearby restaurant.]
1:00-2:00p Alaimo – Overview of the Map Collection with a special
presentation on Rare Book Room highlights
After the event, library staff will be on hand to assist WNYGS members and
program attendees with research.
Looking for the latest information on this and other free fall and winter
programs? Visit the WNYGS' website at
http://www.wnygs.org/meetings.htmlfor a current list of events.
All the best,
Jennifer Liber Raines
WNYGS Community Outreach Coordinator