Beat the Odds with Your Ancestors!

Announcing a two-day expo on discovering your Germanic ancestors, featuring Professor Roger Minert (Ph.D., A.G.) and other experts who will offer tried-and-true steps to research success! 

Special topics will include deciphering records in old German script; learning various terms used frequently in ancestral files; historical use of surnames; status of our ancestors in their societies; "sleuthing" your ancestors as if you were a detective; and avoiding self-defeating strategies and mind-sets that threaten your ability to make discoveries.

This expo (co-sponsored by SLPL and the Germanic Genealogical Society of St. Louis) is free and open to the public. 

Dates: Friday & Saturday, March 27 & 28, 2020

Time: 10 AM- 5:30 PM

Place: Auditorium (Lower Level), Central Library, 1301 Olive Street, STL, MO 63103

Registration is required: go to the Events Section on our website.

More info (including list of speakers and sessions). 

Other questions? Contact Cynthia Millar at 314-539-0385 or

See you there!

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