Upcoming Events

Our staff genealogist will be onsite today for one-on-one genealogy consultations. Have you hit a brick wall? Are you just starting out and don’t know how to begin? From beginner to expert, our genealogist can help you out!

November 6, 2019

Genealogy Research Consultations

Our staff genealogist will be onsite today for one-on-one genealogy consultations. Have you hit a brick wall? Are you just starting out and don't know how to begin? From beginner to expert, our genealogist can help you out!
November 2, 2019

Genealogy Lock-In

Join researchers from across the Mid-Atlantic region as we assist novice and experienced investigators delve deeper into their genealogy. Do you like researching your family tree? Have you hit a brick wall in your findings? Are your DNA kit resulta back and you want to know where to begin your family search? Join researchers from across the Mid-Atlantic region as we assist novice and experienced investigators delve deeper into how to access available resources. Registration fee includes conference admission, pizza, snacks, and free secure parking. Presenters: Kate Larson, DNA/Genealogy Researcher Mary Mannix, Frederick County Public Library System, ‘Don’t Forget the Ladies’ Chris Haley, Maryland State Archives, Research Resources Anna Cueto, Washington County Historical Society, Preservation of Photographs and Documents Jill Craig, Washington County Free Library, Scanning and Metadata
November 2, 2019

Family Workshop: Create a Mint Tin Creature Bed

Create the perfect hibernation hideaway for your favorite small stuffed animal! We'll be decorating metal mint tins and turning them into a cozy little creature bed.
November 1, 2019

Washington County Roots – Howard ‘ Blackie’ Bowen

Fans of ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ are sure to love this live, local version. Fans of Who Do You Think You Are? are sure to love our local edition. Our genealogists are hot on the trail of prominent Washington County local, Howard ‘Blackie’ Bowen, and they’ll be revealing what they’ve found at a live presentation! Join us and Mr. ‘Blackie’ Bowen as we travel back in time through his family tree, uncovering some of his family’s most interesting stories and secrets, all the way back to the 1600s. We may even be able to dig up some family artifacts while we’re at it! The presentation will include a cash bar and light refreshments.