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SPECIAL EVENT: 2013 Road Trip - Newberry Library

  • 11 Oct 2013
  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois
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Back by popular demand, CAGGNI returns to the Newberry Library on Friday, October 11, 2013

  • THE ORIENTATION PORTION OF REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. You may still join us for research at the Library.  A librarian will be available at 9:00 a.m. to assist participants not attending the orientation.  A 45-minute orientation followed by a short tour of the library will be provided by the Curator of Genealogy and Local History at Newberry.  Information on the history of the library, research procedures and genealogy resources will be included.  Orientation and tour are limited to 25 attendees.  Participants not attending the orientation can begin their research at 9:00 a.m.  
  • Reader’s Card issuance. A card is required and can be obtained at the library on the day of the event. This card will allow you to use all the facilities of the library for a period of one year. 
  • Assistance from the Curator and a reference librarian will be available to all members to assist in getting started with your individual research. 
  • Lunch on your own – A list of local restaurants is available at the Security desk.  If you wish to bring your lunch, Room 101, just off the vending machines area, has been reserved for us from Noon to 2:00 p.m.  Snack and drink vending machines are also available.
  • Access to the new Civil War Exhibit, co-sponsored with the Terra Museum, in the first floor exhibition hall.
  • Optional dinner at Frankie’s Scaloppine - 900 N Michigan Building, Chicago, two blocks from the library. 

$10.00 for members, $15.00 for non-members.

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