Genealogy Programming

Below are the  current Genealogy Programs that the Huntsville Public Library offers:

Cancelled - Summer Genealogy Weekend

The Huntsville Public Library and the Walker County Genealogical Society will host the annual Summer Genealogy Weekend on July 31 and August 1, 2020. Coffee and light refreshments will be available at 9:30 a.m. on both days at the Huntsville Public Library. Programs will be presented from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, July 31 and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, August 1. A light supper will be provided on Friday and the library will remain open until 8 p.m. for further research for attendees only. A silent auction of books and genealogical materials will be held during the weekend and will end at 1:30 p.m. Saturday. The event is free, but advance registration is required. Contact Mary Kokot at 936-291-5471 or sign up here. Due to Covid-19 concerns, please be advised that the event is subject to cancellation.

Family Search Workshop

The Huntsville Public Library is pleased to announce an opportunity for genealogy enthusiasts and newcomers alike to meet with experienced and qualified genealogical researchers from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. One-hour sessions will be offered weekly on Thursdays. Sessions will be held from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Attendance will be limited to no more than four researchers. The small group will allow each participant to receive individual attention. Sign-up is not required. This program is for adults 17 and older. For more information call Mary Kokot, Adult Services Coordinator at (936)291-5471.