The Library Springfield-Greene County Library District Springfield, Missouri
Exploring Genealogy
The Library Center auditorium
10 a.m. for adults.
Sponsored by Ozarks Genealogical Society.
Holiday Food Traditions from Around the World. Which country's ancestors had the best holiday recipes? Find out which are still popular today as we explore the origins of holiday foods from various countries with discussion led by member Mitzie Zerr. Bring copies and samples of family favorite recipes to share during our annual holiday program,The Future of History. Retired Tennessee State Librarian and Archivist Chuck Sherrill will describe the creation and evolution of historical documents and their preservation from the ancient past to modern day, and explain how modern technology can reverse document damage and provide methods for more efficient research,Does that Even Make Sense? Online family trees - a genealogist's friend or foe? Member Daniel Lilienkamp will share tools for evaluating whether the information in online trees should be added to your own work.

Summer Bookends publication

September-November (pdf)

Winter Bookends publication

December-February (pdf)