The Fountaindale Public Library District houses a collection of over 300 genealogical books, magazines and society publications as well as a selection of online genealogical databases. Whether you’re starting your just journey or you’ve been at it for years, we can help! Call us today at 630.685.4201 to book a private research appointment!
Genealogy Club (Drop in) Wednesdays, 7 p.m.
Are you looking for a place to meet other people who share your passion for ancestry? Join the Genealogy Club! Every month a guest speaker covers an exciting topic or tool in the expanding field of family history. Here’s a look at our upcoming meetings:
History of St. Patrick’s Day and Irish Legends Thursday, March 14, 7 p.m.
Learn about the heroes, monsters, and stories of Ireland, including St. Patrick, Finn McCool, leprechauns and even how Halloween is from Ireland. (Registration Required)
Genealogy Day: DNA Uncensored Saturday, March 30, 10 a.m.–3 p.m.
Unlock your heritage with new DNA resources and techniques at our annual Genealogy Day Conference. (Registration Required)
Polish Genealogical Society of America Genealogy Meeting Sunday, May 19, 2–4 p.m.
Join us for a webinar with genealogist Tadeusz Pilat. His program “Polish Diaspora” explores the circumstances that propelled the migration of Poles across Europe while navigating many challenges. (Drop in)