Main Library, Genealogy and Local History Department
Family History Month kickoff event features tours, classes, presentations, and free genealogy consultations with experts.
Tours—10:00 a.m. and Noon
Discover the Library’s top ranked and vast family history resources through a guided tour.
Join technology expert and professional genealogist Liz Stratton as she presents online sources and strategies for Civil War genealogy research, along with additional historical, photographic and military resources available on the web.
Individual Consultation with Experts—Noon–2:00 p.m.
Need assistance getting started or finding an elusive ancestor or record? Twenty experts with specializations including African American, German, and Irish genealogy as well as land records, maps, and newspapers share their expertise.
General William Haines Lytle—2 p.m.
Mike Rhein of the Cincinnati Civil War Roundtable presents the life of Cincinnati’s legendary military officer, Congressmen and poet.
Saturday, October 27
Registration is required
Join fellow genealogists for after-hours research at the Main Library.
October 8 Symmes Township Branch—7:00 p.m.*
October 15 Covedale Branch—6:00 p.m.*
October 20 Groesbeck Branch—2:00 p.m.
October 22 Miami Township Branch—6:00 p.m.*
800 Vine Street