Wednesday, July 08, 2009

Free Genealogy Presentations Right in My Own Backyard!

Your Ancestors in Volhynia and Poland, 1700-1900:
How They Got There and How They Lived
Monday, July 13th, 7:00pm
Join us on Monday, July 13th, for a discussion on Polish ancestry presented by William Remus: Volhynian descendant, graduate of the SJHS Class of 1962, and University of Hawaii Professor Emeritus. Maud Preston Palenske Memorial Library, St. Joseph, MI (Thanks Apple!)

Berrien County Genealogical Society
July 15, 2009 ~ Wednesday ~ “How to Organize Your Family Data”
Time: 7:00 p.m. at the Berrien Springs Community Library 215 W. Union St.

I was going to return to Detroit this weekend but since these interesting sessions will be offered here next week I just may have to stay another week!


  1. Oh, can I go, too? You are finding things out about my hometown faster than I am.

  2. If you are interested in these types of events and want to document your family history in a meaningful, entertaining way, Jay Spyerer might be able to help out. He offers interview questions, storytelling advice, and writing instruction that allows you to create the story of your family. For more information, check out his website at

  3. I'd love to have company Cheryl! Let's put it on our calendars :-)