Discovering Family through Artifacts
February 19 -
Do you have must-keep hand-me-downs, family possessions that pass from one generation to the next? If you do, you are indeed fortunate. That piece of jewelry, or hand-carved chest that became part of your family’s heritage during the great depression, the necklace that belonged to your great Grandmother, or maybe a quilt or hand-crafted pillow case – these treasured items surely have a grand story to tell! But how do you go about uncovering these hidden tales?
Tuesday, February 19, learn how to to discover the history associated with your treasured family possessions. Guest speaker Charlotte Wirfs will share tales about heirlooms passed from one generation to another at the Rogue Valley Genealogical Society’s public program and members meeting, and help you begin to learn the history of these treasured family possessions.
Tuesday, February 19, 1:30-3:00 p.m., Jackson County Genealogy Library, 3405 S. Pacific Highway, Medford. RVGS Member Meeting and Programs are free, and open to the public. For information call 541-412-2340 or email reception.JCGL@gmail.com
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