Genealogy Day

Genealogy Day

Date: Saturday, October 4, 2014

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location: Schenectady County Historical Society, 32 Washington Avenue, Schenectady, NY 12305

Admission: $5.00; Free for SCHS members

A PDF flyer for Genealogy Day is included as an attachment.

Schedule of Events:

9:00 a.m. – Doors open

9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Using University Archives and Special Collections for doing Genealogical Research
by Brian Keough

10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Tips & Tricks for Using
by Lisa Dougherty

11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Genealogy Resources in the Schenectady County Public Library
by Robert Sullivan

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Lunch break on your own

1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Genealogy Resources in the Grems-Doolittle Library
by Melissa Tacke

2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Open Research Time in the Library

For more information about Genealogy Day, contact Melissa Tacke, Librarian/Archivist, by phone at 518-374-0263, option 3, or by email at

The Schenectady County Historical Society is wheelchair accessible, with off-street parking behind the building and overflow parking next door at the YWCA.