Genealogy Workshop: Thursday, July 12, 19, 26 and August 2

The Athenaeum’s Local History Department is pleased to announce that Alan Doyle Horbal, Genealogist, will be presenting a 4-week basic genealogy workshop on finding your ancestors using the 1900 through 1930 United States Census. Horbal will demonstrate using various websites to locate immigration information.  These websites will include,, and

The Workshop runs on four consecutive Thursdays:   July  12, 19, 26 and August 2 in the Athenaeum Computer Lab. Interested patrons may choose the morning session (10  – 11:30 am)  or afternoon session (1 – 2:30 pm).

Prerequisites: Internet proficiency and an established email address are required.  The workshop is free and open to the public; however space is limited to 12 participants per session and registration is required.  To register for the morning or the afternoon session, please contact  our Local History & Genealogy Department at 499-9480 x6.

Sponsored by The Berkshire Family History Association and the Athenaeum Local History & Genealogy Department.

Attendance at library programs constitutes consent to be photographed; photos may be used in print or electronic publicity for the Berkshire Athenaeum.


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