Help your youngsters learn family and community history in this new library program in partnership with the Waupaca Area Genealogical Society. Share family history and photographs. Suitable for school-aged children with adult caregiver. No registration necessary.
The first session (Feb. 24) includes starting your family tree. Participants are encouraged to bring photos of family members to be photocopied and added to your family tree. Learn about H. C. Mead, Waupaca's Headless Banker and hear from an ancestor of one of Waupaca's homesteading families.
March 23 - Making a family timeline, learn about what questions to ask and who to ask to write your family story. Take a walking tour to the Dane's Home to learn more of Waupaca's Danish heritage.
April 27 - Stroll through Waupaca's graveyard and find out what you can learn from a tombstone, take a family scavenger hunt, take a rubbing from a headstone and design one of your own.