- Thursday, February 6, 2014
RIDGEFIELD — The Genealogy Club of Newtown invites anyone interested in genealogy to join its members for a short road trip this month.
Due to the temporary closing of Newtown’s town library, the club has been invited by Ridgefield Recreation Center to hold their meeting at that location instead. Newtown Genealogy Club will meet on Sunday, February 16, at 1:30 pm.
The recreation center is at 195 Danbury Road.
- Wednesday, January 8, 2014
The Genealogy Club of Newtown’s meeting and program scheduled for tonight at C.H. Booth Library has been cancelled. The cancellation is a result of water pipes that burst and damaged many areas of the 25 Main Street location last Saturday afternoon. All programs hosted by the library have been cancelled.
- Thursday, January 2, 2014
UPDATE (January 8, 2014): Due to the sprinkler pipe breakage and related damage and remediation at the library this week, this program has been cancelled.
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The next meeting of The Genealogy Club of Newtown will take place on Wednesday, January 8, at C.H. Booth Library. The meeting will start at 7 pm but a help desk will be available one half hour before the meeting for those in need of extra help with a research problem.
- Wednesday, December 4, 2013
The Genealogy Club of Newtown is planning a special three-part program for its meeting on Wednesday, December 11. Topics will cover free informative webinars, multiple resources at C.H. Booth library, and helpful suggestions for organizing records.
The meeting will be held at C.H. Booth Library, 25 Main Street in Newtown. It will begin at 7 pm, and all are invited to attend.
- Thursday, October 3, 2013
This month’s meeting of the Genealogy Club of Newtown will be Wednesday, October 9, at C.H. Booth Library, 25 Main Street.
The guest speaker will be Penny Hartzell. Ms Hartzell, of Woodbury, is a member of the club who has spoken previously on several subjects. Her topic this month will be the latest changes to genealogy websites Ancestry and Family Search, and other sites that aid in research.
Attendees will learn how to work within the new changes, and how they will benefit research into past history.