April 3, 2016 – Genealogy Committee Meeting

The 2016 season is beginning for the Armstrong County Genealogy Committee with our meeting on Sunday, April 3rd at 2:00 p.m. It will be held at the Lankerd Thomas Genealogy Library, adjacent to the Historical Society’s McKean House Museum at 300 North McKean Street, Kittanning. The two hour meeting will be for family research. For further information call Connie at 814-257-8152.

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November 1, 2015 – Genealogy Committee Meeting

The Genealogy Committee of the Armstrong County Historical Museum and Genealogy
Society will meet on Sunday, November 1, 2015 from 2:00 – 4:00 PM in the
Mildred Lankerd Thomas Genealogy Library – 300 North McKean Street, Kittanning, PA.

This will be our last genealogy meeting for this year. As in the past, we will
have an end of the year social. Persons attending are asked to bring a snack item
to share with the others, ie. cookies, chips, drinks, dessert, etc.

We will have a short business meeting and will be selecting our officers for the
2016 season. Our program for November – Members are asked to discuss how they
found their hard to find relative, how they were found, and how long it took.
Individual research will follow to end out the 2015 season.

Remember to set your clocks back one hour on October 31st.

Hope to see you at the November meeting.

Chris

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October 4, 2015 – Genealogy Committee Meeting

The Genealogy Committee of the Armstrong County Historical Museum and Genealogy
Society will meet on Sunday, October 4, 2015 from 2:00 – 4:00 PM in the Mildred
Lankerd Thomas Genealogy Library, 300 North McKean Street, Kittanning, PA.

Speaker for the October program will be Stanley Malecki from the Butler County
Old Stone House. He will speak on the history of the Stone House which was an
1822 Stage Coach Inn. Stan volunteers his time at the Stone House and demonstrates
and teaches Open Hearth cooking and baking classes.

Individual research will follow this program presentation.

Upcoming in October:
October 3, 2015 – Tarentum Genealogy Conference. (See additional details on
this site).
October 15, 2015 – Annual Dinner Meeting of the Armstrong County Historical
Museum and Genealogy Society. Speaker will be Dennis Cramer on “The Trolleys
of Armstrong County”. Tickets are $16.00 and can be purchased from the
Genealogy Library or any Society Board Member.

Hope to see you at the October meeting.

Chris

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Tarentum Genealogy Conference – Oct 3

Join us for our 2015 Genealogy Conference

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Registration 8:30 to 9:00 a.m., Conference ends approximately at 3:30 p.m.

Location: Clarion Hotel, 300 Tarentum Bridge Road, New Kensington, PA 15068

Featuring:

Barbara J. Antel, Conservation Services Manager
Senator John Heinz History Center, Museum Conservation Center
Preserving Your Family Archives: You Are Not Alone.

Marilyn Cocchiola Holt, Library Services Manager
Pennsylvania Department, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
Resources in the Pennsylvania Department, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
Genealogical Resources in Western PA

Richard Gazarik, Journalist & Author
Sorting Through the Dirty Laundry of Your Long, Lost Relatives

View the flyer with registration form (PDF) here: 2015 Genealogy Conference Flyer

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