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New to genealogy? Looking for a fresh start? Join the Western New York
Genealogical Society (WNYGS) on Sat., 3/18 at the Buffalo and Erie County
Public Library - Central Branch as we kick off our first meeting of the
year. Genealogy librarian and JOURNAL Editor Rhonda Konig will be
presenting "Genealogy 101". This meeting is free and open to the public. We
hope to see you there!
Jennifer Liber Raines
*Chair of Programming and Community Outreach*
*WNYGS March Meeting: Genealogy 101*
*Date: *Saturday, March 18, 2017
*Time: *10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
*Location: *Buffalo and Erie County Public Library, Central Branch, Central
Meeting Room, 1 Lafayette Circle, Buffalo, NY 14203
*Cost: *Free and open to the public.
*Program Description: *
Jump-start your genealogy with this introduction to family history
research. You will learn basic genealogy concepts, the types of records
used, and an overview of the genealogy databases available through the
Buffalo and Erie County Public Library System.
The class will be taught by Rhonda Konig, a genealogy librarian for 14
years who currently serves as the Genealogy Specialist in the Grosvenor
Room at the Central Library in Downtown Buffalo. She has a Master of
Library Science from the University at Buffalo and a Bachelor of Arts in
History from SUNY Geneseo. Ms. Konig enjoys spreading her addiction to
genealogy by teaching genealogy classes, assisting library patrons, and
through her work as editor of the Western New York Genealogical Society
For complete event details and a copy of the flyer, visit the Society
website at http://wnygs.org/meeting-2017-03.html .