The Hoffman Library will reopen Saturday, July 11. Open hours: Saturdays only, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Admission by advance reservation for two hours, limited to 8 patrons at a time.
If you are a member of IGSI, you can make a reservation for a 2-hour slot (morning or afternoon) by using the Minnesota Genealogy Center’s Sign Up Genius website. To make a reservation, go to: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/904044BAFAE2FA1FD0-hoffman
A person arriving without a reservation may be admitted if the library is not at capacity.
IGSI will attempt to have a volunteer available on the second “Irish” Saturday of each month, but we suggest you contact firstname.lastname@example.org
in advance if you plan to visit and anticipate needing Irish expertise available.
VIRTUAL JOURNEY HOME
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
Virtual Celtic Connections Conference, available online July 31-August 31, 2020
Join us on a virtual “Journey Home” and learn more about researching your family history!
ALL THIS FOR ONLY $99 (USD):
- On-demand presentations – No difficult decisions about which lecture to attend! All 25 pre-recorded presentations will be available for you to view whenever you choose.
- Conference extended from July 31-August 31 – Plenty of time to listen to any and all talks of interest to you (as long as you do so before August 31).
- Nine live chat sessions with the presenters – Opportunities for you to ask questions and interact with our speakers and other attendees. Live chat schedule: http://celtic-connections.org/ccc_chat.html
- Safe, convenient and less expensive – No risky and costly travel, no reservations, no trip delays. View the presentations from home at your convenience!
- Renowned genealogists cover a variety of topics – Fiona Fitzsimons, Maurice Gleeson, John Grenham, Chris Paton plus seven outstanding U.S. genealogy experts will address multiple topics and interests. See the complete program listing at our website (http://celtic-connections.org/ccc_program.html).
- Online syllabus — Electronic version of the conference syllabus will include all presentations as well as discounts on digital products.
Webinar recording available to members!
"The Connemaras: Despair in the Heartland" with Jane Kennedy, M.A.
The recorded presentation is now available to IGSI members on the Past Webinars
IGSI members can also view Tammy Priolo's FREE "Following the Irish Trail to Canada & Beyond" from there.
At Home Research
Researching from home?
Log into the IGSI website and read (or reread) Research Guidelines
and Research Resources.
While you’re at it, take another look at Surname Interests
to add or compare notes with other IGSI members for possible new family members you might not have known existed. Have fun!
Be safe, be well.
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