RELIC Programs

All programs are presented at the Bull Run Regional Library, unless otherwise noted. To register for the following free programs, contact RELIC @ (703) 792-4540 or relic2@pwcgov.org.
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USING TECHNOLOGY TO ORGANIZE AND SHARE YOUR RESEARCH

RELIC’s Don Wilson will demonstrate some of the technical options available today for genealogy, including software programs, websites, and special equipment. Audience feedback and input to the program are encouraged.
Thursday, May 15 at 11:00 a.m. 
Tuesday, May 20 at 7:00 p.m. (Repeated)
 

GENEALOGY 201: BEYOND THE BASICS

RELIC’s Tish Como demonstrates advanced search techniques and alternate resources to add interest and detail to your family tree.
Saturday, June 7 at 11:00 a.m. 
 

HISTORY IN YOUR BACKYARD? PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY HISTORIC SITES

The Prince William County Division of Historic Preservation manages over 300 acres and a dozen buildings in Prince William County.  Discover which sites are in your backyard; their history and how you can learn more.  Presented by Rebecca Super, site manager of Rippon Lodge. 
Tuesday, June 24 at 7:00 p.m. 

GENEALOGY 101: GETTING STARTED

RELIC’s Beverly Veness explains techniques and sources for tracking your ancestors.
Tuesday, July 22 at 7:00 p.m.
 

TRACING AMERICAN ANCESTORS BEFORE 1850

Before 1850, the lack of census detail and official vital records can make genealogy difficult.  Explore sources and techniques to overcome that barrier with RELIC’s Don Wilson.
Thursday, August 14 at 11:00 a.m.
Tuesday, August 26 at 7:00 p.m. (Repeated)
 
Save the Date: September 20, 2014, 10th Annual RELIC AFTER DARK, 2014 featuring
            Guest Speaker John Philip Colletta, www.genealogyjohn.com
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PLEASE NOTE: We are always adding new programs.
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Please visit RELIC, in the rear of Bull Run Library, whenever the library is open, for staff assistance.