08 February 2017

[CA-SCGS] Genealogy Garage at LAPL Saturday, February 18, 2017

Genealogy Garage: Tune-up For a Road Trip

Planning a research trip? Whether it's to Salt Lake City (lucky you!), a weekend conference, a one-day seminar or to a new library or archive, you need a PLAN. Join us and get the tune-up tips from experienced researcher Charlotte Bocage to make your trip a success.  

Workshop leader Charlotte Bocage is the Education Chair for the Southern California Genealogical Society and a veteran researcher in archives and libraries across the country. Genealogy Garage is designed to be interactive, so bring your questions! Please RSVP as noted below. At the end of each workshop there will be a tour of the Genealogy dept. conducted by Charlotte Bocage. Stay and we will help you research afterward. 

When: Saturday, February 18, 2017 from 11 am - 1 pm

Where:  Los Angeles Public Library (LAPL), Richard Riordan Central Libraryan Central Library
              630 W. 5th St., Los Angeles, CA 90071 
              History & Genealogy Dept., Lower Level 4 • Meeting Room LL420
Directions and parking info available at http://www.lapl.org/central/.

Park UNDER the library, enter at 524 Flower St. just south of 5th Street. You need a LAPL card to receive the $1.00 Saturday parking rate. Apply for the card at your local LAPL or at the Circulation Desk when you arrive. Just bring identification. Show your library card to get your parking ticket validated at the Information Desk before returning to your car. Take the escalator or elevator down to Lower Level 4. Inquire at the main reference desk for our location.

RSVP: CALL Central Library Info: 213-228-7000, then ask for the History and Genealogy Dept. Ask for reservations for the Genealogy Garage workshop on [give the specific date]. Leave your name and an e-mail address or phone number so you can be notified in case the workshop is canceled.

Join us on the third Saturday of each month (except December), from 11 am-1 pm, at the Los Angeles Public Library's Central Library in downtown LA for free workshops designed for family researchers of all levels of expertise. Genealogy Garage Workshops are sponsored by the Southern California Genealogical Society (SCGS), the Genealogical Society of Hispanic America-Southern California (GSHA-SC), and the Los Angeles Public Library, Genealogy & History Department.

For more information, please visit the Genealogy Garage page on the SCGS website

Southern California Genealogical Society 
& Family Research Library
417 Irving Drive
Burbank, California 

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