Greenwich Library | Local History & Genealogy Programs http://www.greenwichlibrary.org http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/images/greenwichtree.jpg Greenwich Library http://www.greenwichlibrary.org Local History & Genealogy Programs at Greenwich Library. en-us 60 Further Adventures in Family Research <b>When:</b> Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Training Center<br><br>Avid newspaper genealogist and researcher Janeen Bjork will teach a hands-on class on strategies for getting the most from the 29+ million pages that are available on the free newspaper site FultonHistory.com. While the site began with New York State newspapers, it has expanded to other states and is a must-have for genealogists of any level. <br /><br />Bjork’s infectious enthusiasm for newspapers as genealogy tools will inspire attendees to search for “the rest of the story.” This one hour workshop begins at 2 pm and will be followed by a half hour help session that will allow students to try their new skills and get individual help.<br /><br />Space is limited and registration is required.<br /> <br />http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27298 Genealogy http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27298 Long Island Sound History <b>When:</b> Monday, May 11, 2015 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Jim Paul will discuss the importance of Long Island Sound as a transportation conduit for commerce. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27096 Genealogy & Local History http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27096 Penn Station - From Corporate Jewel to Corporate Vandlism <b>When:</b> Saturday, June 13, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>This lecture will cover the concept, design and construction<br /> > of Penn Station. This will include a brief biography of A.J.<br /> > Cassatt who was president of the Pennsylvania RR. The whole<br /> > concept of six underwater tunnels, Penn Station and the Hell<br /> > Gate Bridge were all his idea.http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27299 Genealogy & Local History http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27299 Aunt Lizzie's genealogy <b>When:</b> Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Greenwich Library at Meeting Room<br><br>Nora Galvin, creator of Aunt Lizzie's Trunk, will talk about genealogy. http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27095 Genealogy http://www.greenwichlibrary.org/evanced/lib/eventsignup.asp?ID=27095