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Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

January 28, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting. Open to the public. A brief meeting of the GSRC will be followed by the program.

Event Details:
This month, we'll be watching a taped lecture from the National Genealogical Society's 2019 Family History Conference. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chronicles Book Club

February 10, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Conference Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Local History
Event Details:
We read histories and historical fiction dealing with Rockland County and the surrounding area. Meet the 2nd Monday of every month. This month's book: Murder Along the Way: A Prosecutor's Personal Account of Fighting Violent Crime in the Suburbs b...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Film Screening: "Akuy Eenda Maawehlaang: The Place Where People Gather"

February 19, 2020
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Meeting Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History, Movie
Event Details:
Film screening of "Akuy Eenda Maawehlaang: The Place Where People Gather" with director and local film maker Brooklyn Demme, which chronicles the Ramapough Lenape Nation's disputes with developers in Mahwah, NJ. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

February 25, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting. Open to the public. A brief meeting of the GSRC will be followed by the program.

Event Details:
This month, we'll be watching a taped lecture from the National Genealogical Society's 2019 Family History Conference. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chronicles Book Club

March 9, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Conference Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Local History
Event Details:
We read histories and historical fiction dealing with Rockland County and the surrounding area. Meet the 2nd Monday of every month. This month's book: TBA ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

March 24, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting. Open to the public. A brief meeting of the GSRC will be followed by the program.

Event Details:
The Rockland County Genealogical Society's Favorite Websites                                &nb...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History
Event Details:
Today it’s a quiet place in the woods, overlooking Piermont just above the Hudson River. But between 1955 and 1974 it was one of 19 Nike missile sites forming a ring around New York City protecting the United States from nuclear annihilation by the S...

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Walking and/or Hiking

This program may contain walking over difficult terrain or long distances. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chronicles Book Club

April 13, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Conference Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Local History
Event Details:
We read histories and historical fiction dealing with Rockland County and the surrounding area. Meet the 2nd Monday of every month. This month's book:TBA ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History
Event Details:
From the petty to the most serious offenses, Pearl River Local History Librarian Jim Cassetta will discuss crimes and their investigations in the Rockland hamlet from colonial to modern times all covered in his new book. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

April 28, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Storytime Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting. Open to the public. A brief meeting of the GSRC will be followed by the program.

Event Details:
Using FamilySearch.org GSRC Board member Charles McGarvey will demonstrate how to locate genealogy records on FamilySearch.org – a powerful and free resource. GSRC programs are preceded by brief Society meetings. All meetings are open to the pu...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Hike & History: Cape Fly Away

May 2, 2020
9:45am - 12:00pm
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History
Event Details:
We’ll take in the Hudson River scenery, see some historic structures like the colonial Kearny House, and learn about the folks who settled in this tiny fishing hamlet in the 19th century. After calling to register participants will come into the libr...

Disclaimer(s)

Walking and/or Hiking

This program may contain walking over difficult terrain or long distances. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Get the Lead Out

May 6, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History
Event Details:
Educator, historian, and storyteller Dr. Chuck Stead chronicles the environmental degradation in the Ramapo River watershed and the deadly impact on the indigenous Ramapoughs that live there. His book Get the Lead Out documents his years of study and...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Chronicles Book Club

May 11, 2020
11:00am - 12:00pm
Conference Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Conference Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Club, Local History
Event Details:
We read histories and historical fiction dealing with Rockland County and the surrounding area. Meet the 2nd Monday of every month. This month's book: TBA ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History
Event Details:
We've all walked on abandoned railroad beds, but this one is full of Rockland County history! First, stroll through grassy meadows in the shadow of Boulders Stadium. Then, discover Rockland's railroad history along the old Erie Railroad right of way...

Disclaimer(s)

Walking and/or Hiking

This program may contain walking over difficult terrain or long distances. 

This event is in the "Adults" group.

A History of the Jersey Shore

May 18, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture, Local History
Event Details:
Author and photographer Kevin Woyce presents a colorful tour of New Jersey’s coastal history, from the long-ago days of lighthouses and shipwrecks to the founding of today’s most popular summer resorts. The program includes original photography of Je...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Rockland County Athletes

May 20, 2020
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lecture, Local History
Event Details:
Rockland County Sports Hall of Fame chairman Peter Scheibner will discuss some of the county’s most accomplished athletes and the work done by the Rockland County Sports Hall of Fame since its inception in 1974. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

May 26, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting. Open to the public. A brief meeting of the GSRC will be followed by the program.

Event Details:
Locating Foreign Records From America Tony Lauriano will share information on locating on genealogy records from Europe, Great Britain, Ireland and more international locations. This overview includes websites, private search firms, and more. G...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

June 23, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Storytime Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting. Open to the public. A brief meeting of the GSRC will be followed by the program.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

September 22, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting. Open to the public. A brief meeting of the GSRC will be followed by the program.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

October 27, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting. Open to the public. A brief meeting of the GSRC will be followed by the program.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

November 24, 2020
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting. Open to the public. A brief meeting of the GSRC will be followed by the program.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

January 26, 2021
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Library Branch: New City Library
Room: Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Local History

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting

Genealogical Society of Rockland County Meeting. Open to the public. A brief meeting of the GSRC will be followed by the program.