Need help finding the Great War heroes in your family tree? The Fountaindale Public Library is hosting a free workshop and live stream of Here Come the Doughboys!: Tracing Your WWI Military Ancestors on Saturday, September 23 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. CST! Program Schedule Reconstructing your Soldier’s WWI Experience 9:30 a.m.… Continue reading Track Down Your WWI Military Ancestors with our Free Multi-Session Webinar! – Those Places Thursday
Back by popular demand! The Fountaindale District and the Plainfield Public Library District are hosting a Two Day Irish Genealogy Workshop and Streaming Webinar with the Ulster Historical Foundation on Wednesday,March 15 and Thursday, March 16, 2017 at the Fountaindale Public Library, 300 W. Briarcliff Road in Bolingbrook, IL. Each multi-session day will feature the following lectures: Irish… Continue reading Tune in for our Two Day Irish Genealogy Workshop! Registration Open Now!– Motivation Monday
Who doesn’t love a free webinar? Join us for Fountaindale Public Library’s sixth annual Genealogy Day with a live stream of our program on Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 9:30 am to 4pm CST! This year’s theme is “Hunting Down Sensational Stories” and will feature three outstanding presentations: Using HistoryLines to Tell Your Family Story … Continue reading FREE GENEALOGY WEBINARS! Check out our live stream of events for Genealogy Day 2016 – Thrifty Thursday
Join us for Fountaindale Public Library’s sixth annual Genealogy Day on Saturday, May 7, 2016 from 9:30 am to 4pm! Genealogy Day is free and open to the public! In addition to the speakers, participants will enjoy Door Prizes, Society Booths, on the spot digital photo restorations, and three outstanding lecture topics! This year’s… Continue reading Genealogy Day 2016: Hunting Down Sensational Stories – Wisdom Wednesday
Join us for Fountaindale Public Library’s fourth Genealogy Day on Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 9:30 am to 4pm! Genealogy Day is free and open to the public, and registration begins on Friday, February 14, 2014. You can register online or by calling the Fountaindale Public Library Reference Desk at (630) 685-4176. The Fountaindale Public… Continue reading Genealogy Day 2014: Pinning Down the People, Papers, and Places of your Past – Wisdom Wednesday
Do you have a Civil War veteran in your family tree? Learn how to research your veteran ancestors during Fountaindale Public Library’s Civil War Genealogy Workshop on Saturday, June 1 from 10 am to noon. Librarians Tina Beaird and Debra Dudek will share the resources, records, newspapers, and other materials to help you with your… Continue reading Sign up for June Civil War Genealogy Programming! – Tuesday’s Tip
There’s still time to register for our amazing Genealogy Day! Join us our fantastic free program on Saturday, April 20 from 9:30 am to 4 pm and learn more about the following genealogical topics: Homesteading Records – The Homestead Act of 1862 allowed any qualified individual to claim up to 160 acres of free… Continue reading Space stil available for Genealogy Day 2013!