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Online Genealogy Meeting - Irish Ancestry

Learn tips and tricks for researching your Irish ancestry during our Genealogy Group program via Zoom Thursday, June 25, 1 p.m.

Register at least 24 hours in advance.

IPPL cardholders still have free access to our library's edition of Ancestry from home at any time. Go to swanlibraries.net/ancestry/ and sign in with your card to get started.



Genealogy Group Meeting. May 28th, 1pm.

Are you interested in genealogical research and learning more about your family history? Local genealogists share their tips in our monthly Genealogy Group meetings. Register for the next meeting in the form of an online webinar:

May 28, 1-3 p.m. Researching at the Newberry Library. Presented by Sandi Trapp.





Genealogy Zoom Chat Series

Do you want to learn more about genealogy? Click here to see a great line-up of free online Zoom chats organized by the Algonquin Area Public Library District. Have your questions answered live by genealogy librarians from around Illinois.

Wednesday April 29 6:00 PM Break Down Brick Walls

Wednesday May 6 6:00 PM Ancestry Library Edition

Wednesday May 13 6:00 PM Finding Military Records

Wednesday May 20 6:00 PM About DNA

Wednesday May 27 6:00 PM Using FamilySearch


Did you know that Indian Prairie Library has a genealogy group? 

Their next meeting will also be held via Zoom - sign up here:

Thursday May 28th 1pm-3pm Researching at the Newberry Library