Farmville, NC- This summer the Farmville Public Library will be holding a Junior Geneology Program for middle schoolers.
The dates for this 3 session program will be on June 17th, June 24th, and July 15th respectively. Participants will have the opportunity to look into their past and explore their family roots. A Pitt County historian and genealogist, Roger Kammerer, will be instructing the course as students receive booklets in which they can record information that they discover about their families. Upon completion of the course they will be awarded a Junior Genealogy Certificate.
June 17th’s class will focus on covering an overview of family history research and will take place from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
On the 24th participants will be using online sources such as Ancestry.com to further their knowledge about their families. This class will run from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
On the final day of class, July 15th, participants will have the opportunity to share the knowledge they have accumulated, receive their certificates, and partake in refreshments. The July class will run from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.