Thursday, December 1, 2022

Interested in genealogy? Check out this free workshop

The Newport News Public Library is hosting a free genealogy workshop Saturday at the Pearl Bailey Library branch.

Participants will discuss genealogy records, websites and learn how to talk to elders at this informational event, according to the event’s Facebook page.

The ‘Roots of Your Family’ Genealogy workshop is Oct. 20 from noon to 2 p.m. at the Pearl Bailey Library, 2510 Wickham Ave. The event is open to the public, however registration is required. Click here to register.

For more information, call the Pearl Bailey Library 757-247-8677.

Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsigliano
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