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Lifestyles

BCGS will meet on Thursday

PRINCETON — The Bureau County Genealogical Society will meet for its regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 25, at the Society library at 629 S. Main St. in Princeton.

The public is invited to attend the free program that will be presented by Steve Szabados. His program will be "Using the Internet for Your Genealogical Research." This is a topic of interest to most researchers. He is expected to cover areas such as Family Search, Ellis Island, Find A Grave, Ancestry, Heritage Quest and many more. He will also discuss message boards and online family trees to help solve brick wall problems and to discover some European resources.

At the state level, Szabados is involved with the Illinois State Genealogical Society and he also is a part of the Polish Genealogical Society of America.

For further information on the program or other topics, call the Society library at 815- 879-3133 or stop by during the normal hours of operation, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, or the first Saturday of th each month.

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