Sheboygan County Historical Research Center
Presents "Second Saturdays"
at the Plymouth Arts Center
Beginning Saturday, September 10, 2016
and every second Saturday of the month until May 2017
9:30am to 11:30pm
Particulars: Open to the public. No reservations necessary. Coffee and donuts available. Small donation requested.
Winter Weather: If Sheboygan County is under a winter storm warning, programs will be cancelled.
Stay tuned to WTMJ Channel 4, WISN Channel 12 and Fox6 for news
||Second Saturdays-Journeys Into Local History is a speakers series which brings knowledgeable and entertaining speakers, experts in their own right, to enlighten us with topics that stretch our minds and broaden our perspectives. Speakers come from throughout the state of Wisconsin, often introducing us to a new publication. These presentations are informal and highly interactive.
Please click HERE to view the Second Saturdays Events Schedule.
Research Center Genealogy begins another season.
The Sheboygan County Historical Research Center announces its schedule for the 2016-2017 season of genealogy classes. All classes take place at the Research Center, 518 Water Street, Sheboygan Falls, WI.
Classes run from 1:00 to 3:00pm.
Monday, September 12, 2016 - Genealogy 101
New to family history and ancestry research? Or an old pro? If you are a beginner or a seasoned genealogist, this class is for you. We'll review the basics of good research. Set up goals and schedules, and discuss organization of data. Get started at any age, see if this is something your children would be interested in (a project with you), do some storytelling about your ancestors or yourself, start a project to share your family history with others.
Monday, October 10, 2016 - Land records and Property Research
Monday, November 14, 2016 - DNA and genealogy
Monday, December 12, 2016 - German Genealogy
Monday, January 9, 2017 - Research Work Day
Monday, February 13, 2017 - Research Work Day
There is a charge for gene classes - $15 members, $20 non-members.
All presentations are open to the public. Registration is preferred. Conversation is encouraged. Fun is expected! For further details, please contact the Research Center at 920.467.4667.
This series is made possible by funding from the John and Hilda Holden Memorial Fund.