Berkshire Family History Association, Inc.

Announcements and Program Schedule



"Informational Talk and Tour"

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Who? - Berkshire Family History Association, Inc.

Where? - Berkshire Athenaeum auditorium, Pittsfield, MA

When? - Saturday, October 13, 2018, 1:00 - 3:00 PM

Why?  - To hear about BFHA's activities, services, and membership benefits.

            - To tour the local history and genealogy department

No registration required.

Light refreshments will be served.

0511-1007-0820-1339_confused_boy_with_question_marks_trying_to_solve_a_riddle_clipart_image1[1]Questions?  Call Jan at 413-743-2732.  Leave a message.



October 23, 30, November 13 & 20, 2018 Tuesday (2:00 pm and 5:15 pm)**: Hands-on Genealogy

with Alan Doyle Horbal , professional genealogist, with Cathi Iuliano and Susan Bedard at the

Athenaeum (Pittsfield Public Library), 1 Wendell Avenue, Pittsfield, Massachusetts 01201. Basic outline

and instruction on researching the 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930 and 1940 U.S. Census. Learn how to find

your ancestors emigration to the U.S. using the http://stevemorse.org website and the

www.ellisisland.org website, along with several other databases. Discover how to search for family

members outside of the U.S. using http://familysearch.org . We will explore England, Canada, Poland

and other countries.

All students must have an email account and be computer literate. Space is limited . Please sign up for

sessions. We ask that you attend all four classes .


The 5:15 pm class members must bring your own laptop for classes 2, 3 & 4 . Library laptops will be

available for those attending the 2:00 pm session or you can bring your own if you prefer. To register call

(413)499-9486 Ext. 6. There is no cost for the course - it is FREE .

**These classes are sponsored by Berkshire Family History Association.


Pittsfield Community Television recorded in April 2018, members of the Berkshire Family History Association
will be the featured guests on the FYI (For Your Information) program!
Link to the show, on demand: http://pittsfieldtv.net/CablecastPublicSite/show/29057?channel=1


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