News Flash Home
The original item was published from 5/4/2022 4:42:36 PM to 6/4/2022 12:00:07 PM.

News Flash


Posted on: May 5, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Deep Dive into the U.S. Census

picture of census workers

Saturday, June 4 at 11:00 a.m.

Ages 18 and Up

The U.S. Census, although not perfect, is one of our most complete family history tools.  Are you using it to its potential? Discover what's new with the release of the 1950 Census records. Go beyond the basics with some advanced tips to help you differentiate people with common names, identify where your relatives lived, and much more. Jim Thornhill, lead genealogist at Heroes of the Past, will share his favorite strategies, gained over more than 15 years of experience solving tricky research problems.

Registration opens Thursday, May 5. Seating is limited.

Additional Ways to Contact the Library

 Please reach out to Library staff in the following ways:

  • Visit the Library Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Wednesday - Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  
  • By email, or the Ask a Librarian Service available on the Library’s website.
  • By phone, 214-559-9400; if prompted to leave a message, please do so. Messages are checked regularly.

Please email the Library or sign up online (select Library News and Services) to be added to our subscriber list to receive email updates from the Library.

Registration opens Thursday, May 5
Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Library

Youth Newsflashes 22-23 (1)

Baby Bounce at the Library

Posted on: December 22, 2021
Youth Newsflashes 22-23

Tall Tails with Canine Companions

Posted on: December 21, 2022
Youth Newsflashes 22-23 (4)

The Hearts & Flowers Show

Posted on: January 9, 2023
Youth Newsflashes 22-23 (4)

Paper Flowers Workshop

Posted on: January 16, 2023
Youth Newsflashes 22-23 (3)

Sorority Prep with the UP Library

Posted on: January 25, 2023
image of healthy fruits and vegetables

Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body

Posted on: January 12, 2023
image of winter landscape

Winter Reading Challenge

Posted on: December 1, 2022