You’ll never see Uptown Kingston the same way again! Join us for lively multimedia talk with tons of historic photographs, “then & now” comparisons, and lesser-known anecdotes. Designed for locals and newcomers alike, local historians, filmmakers, and authors Stephen Blauweiss and Karen Berelowitz will present their current work, a new book called Uptown Kingston: Looking Back, Moving Forward.
Thursday, October 17
6:30pm – 8:00pm
West Hurley Library Register Online or call 848-679-6405
Military records may contain much genealogical information. Learn how to research the military service of your ancestors from home via the Internet and databases, ordering records by mail, and other methods
Sometimes you’ll find conflicts between different pieces of information about the same event. How do you resolve these conflicts?
Inevitably, a genealogist will encounter brick walls on some lines. Learn some of the methods you can use to break through these walls.
Christine Crawford-Oppenheimer has a master’s degree in library science and graduate certificate in archives. She started doing genealogical research in 1979, and has been a Vice-Chairman for Lineage Research in New York State for the NSDAR since 2013. She belongs to several genealogical societies. Her training as a librarian helps in developing talks about research for genealogists.
Builders between the ages of 6-14 can build a cool mini model and take it home with them. The mini models are predetermined. Children who finish early can create designs for our display case. Preregistration Required. Free.
Few people realize that over the past 75 years, New York’s Hudson Valley has registered the third highest number of UFO reports in the country. In the Night Sky by Linda Zimmerman is the first comprehensive book to examine eyewitness accounts from the 1930s to the present.
About Linda Zimmerman
Earning a B.S. in Chemistry and a Master’s in English Literature made it obvious early on that Linda had wide ranging interests. After working as a research scientist throughout the 1980s, she decided to pursue her real passion—writing.
Today, Linda is the author of over 30 books, is a popular speaker, has made numerous appearances on television and radio, and has starred in an award-winning documentary based on her book In the Night Sky.