DAR offers free genealogy workshop
WINSTED » A free genealogy workshop will be held at the Beardsley Library, 40 Munro Place, Winsted, on Saturday, Sept. 23, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. This event is hosted by the library and the Brooks-Green Woods Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution. Coffee and cookies will be provided.
Participants are encouraged to bring genealogical information on themselves, their parents, and their grandparents. Experienced DAR members and Verna Gilson, genealogy and local history research assistant at the Beardsley Library will offer guidance for further research and help those interested in DAR membership. Any woman 18 years of age or older who can prove lineal, bloodline descent from an ancestor who aided in achieving American independence is eligible for DAR membership.
For information or to register for the program call Karen Brett at 860-3798741.