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Illinois Newspaper Project

Find Your Ancestor in Illinois Newspapers

2021-05-11 18:30:00 2021-05-11 20:00:00 America/Chicago Illinois Newspaper Project CCGS Zoom

Tuesday, May 11
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Add to Calendar 2021-05-11 18:30:00 2021-05-11 20:00:00 America/Chicago Illinois Newspaper Project Join the Champaign County Genealogical Society and Celestina Savonius-Wroth to learn about using newspapers for your genealogy research. CCGS Zoom

Join the Champaign County Genealogical Society and Celestina Savonius-Wroth to learn about using newspapers for your genealogy research.

Finding your relatives in newspaper publications can be an exciting way to add depth to their stories and fill out their timelines. The Champaign County Genealogical Society will host Celestina Savonius-Wroth, the Head Librarian of the University of Illinois' History, Philosophy, and Newspaper Library (HPNL) and explore the Illinois Newspaper Project's online digital collection.  This incredible resource is a project created by the HPNL and the Department of Preservation Services at the University of Illinois Library. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

This event is co-sponsored by the Champaign County Genealogical Society.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Local History & Genealogy |

TAGS: | Local History | Illinois | Genealogy |

Urbana Free Library

Phone: 217-367-4057

Hours
Mon, May 10 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Tue, May 11 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, May 12 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, May 13 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, May 14 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, May 15 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, May 16 1:00PM to 4:00PM

About the library

Conveniently located at the corner of Race and Green in downtown Urbana.

Upcoming events

Sun, May 09, All day
Urbana Free Library

Sun, May 09, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Urbana Free Library - Facebook

Tue, May 11, 10:00am - 10:15am
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Tue, May 11, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Urbana Free Library

Wed, May 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Thu, May 13, 10:00am - 10:20am
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Thu, May 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Thu, May 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Fri, May 14, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
Urbana Free Library

Sat, May 15, All day
Urbana Free Library

Sat, May 15, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Urbana Free Library - Online
Registration is now closed

Sat, May 15, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Sun, May 16, All day
Urbana Free Library

Sun, May 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Tue, May 18, 10:00am - 10:15am
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Tue, May 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Urbana Free Library

Wed, May 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Wed, May 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
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Thu, May 20, 10:00am - 10:20am
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Thu, May 20, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Sat, May 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Sat, May 22, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Urbana Free Library - Online
Registration is now closed

Sat, May 22, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Sun, May 23, All day
Urbana Free Library

Tue, May 25, 10:00am - 10:15am
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Tue, May 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Urbana Free Library

Wed, May 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Thu, May 27, 10:00am - 10:20am
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Thu, May 27, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Sat, May 29, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Sat, May 29, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Urbana Free Library - Online
Registration is now closed

Sat, May 29, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Sun, May 30, All day
Urbana Free Library

Sun, May 30, All day
Urbana Free Library

Mon, May 31, All day
Urbana Free Library

Tue, Jun 01, All day
Urbana Free Library

Tue, Jun 01, All day
Urbana Free Library

Tue, Jun 01, All day
Urbana Free Library - Library

Tue, Jun 01, All day
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Tue, Jun 01, All day
Urbana Free Library

Tue, Jun 01, All day
Urbana Free Library

Tue, Jun 01, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Urbana Free Library

Wed, Jun 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Thu, Jun 03, 10:00am - 10:20am
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Thu, Jun 03, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Thu, Jun 03, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Thu, Jun 03, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Urbana Free Library - Corner lot at Race St. & Green St.

Fri, Jun 04, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Sat, Jun 05, All day
Urbana Free Library - Main Lobby

Sat, Jun 05, All day
Urbana Free Library

Sat, Jun 05, 11:00am - 11:30am
Urbana Free Library - Facebook

Sat, Jun 05, 12:00pm - 12:15pm
Urbana Free Library - Facebook

Sat, Jun 05, 1:00pm - 1:15pm
Urbana Free Library - Facebook

Sat, Jun 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Sat, Jun 05, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Urbana Free Library - Online

Sat, Jun 05, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Sun, Jun 06, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Urbana Free Library - The Lewis Auditorium

Mon, Jun 07, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Urbana Free Library

Tue, Jun 08, 10:00am - 10:15am
Urbana Free Library - Zoom

Tue, Jun 08, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Urbana Free Library