The Jean Evans Archives Room (Second Floor)

Champaign County Genealogical Society

A brief business meeting will be held followed by a program: Grave Stone Iconography – We will learn the meaning of the symbols encountered on grave markers and explore resources for additional research. The meeting is free and open to the public.

Beginning Genealogy Workshop: Working with Sources

Locating records to prove our genealogy facts can be the most exciting part of compiling family history! In this introductory workshop, you will learn how to begin exploring your family history and how to use sources as evidence to support genealogical research. We will also learn about the local, state, and national resources available to family historians.

This workshop is FREE. Notebooks for recording your research will be available to all registrants. Registration is limited to 20 participants.

Champaign County Genealogical Society

A brief business meeting will be held followed by a program TBA. The meeting is free and open to the public.

Champaign County Genealogical Society

A brief business meeting will be held followed by a program TBA. The meeting is free and open to the public.

Champaign County Genealogical Society

A brief business meeting will be held followed by a program TBA. The meeting is free and open to the public.

Preservation Month Workshop: How to Research your Old House

Bring your address and we’ll help you get started on your research! When was it built? Who designed it? Who lived there?
Presenters: Alice Novak, Chair, Urbana Historic Preservation Commission; Brian Adams, Author, Joseph William Royer, Urbana’s Architect; Board of Directors, The Preservation and Conservation Association of Champaign County (PACA)

Champaign County Genealogical Society

A brief business meeting will be held followed by a program. The program portion of the meeting will feature Paul Hanke presenting a topic to be announced. The meeting is free and the public is welcome.