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February 2024

 

Wed., February 14 at 1pm: Genealogy Forum: Revisiting Lackawanna County Birth & Death Records and Carbondale; Scranton Board of Health Records, hosted by Barbara Shuta. The Lackawanna Historical Society’s Genealogy Forum will continue virtually through the winter to offer participants guidance on using local and online resources. The forum is an opportunity to learn more about specific topics in family history research and discuss particular research tactics to uncover your family story. Sessions are free and open to those at all levels of genealogy research, from beginners to longtime genealogists with specific questions. These winter sessions will be held virtually via Zoom. For more information or to register for these sessions, contact the Lackawanna Historical Society at 570-344-3841 or email lackawannahistory@gmail.com.

 

Wednesday, February 21: Dine Lackawanna, Enjoy a night out & help support the Society by dining out at supporting locations! This month's event is at Stirna's Restaurant,120 W Market St, Scranton . Call ahead to make a reservation 570-343-5742

 

Friday, February 23, 2 pm: Lackawanna Past Times with author Mari Morgan " Braids of Song: Weaving Welsh Music into the American Soul ". Please contact the Society at lackawannahistory@gmail.com or visit our Facebook Page for Zoom link. Past episodes are available to watch on our YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/@lackawannahistory/videos

March 2024

 

 

Wednesday., March 13 at 1 pm: Genealogy Forum:Navigating the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission (PHMC) website, hosted by Kate Bohan. The Lackawanna Historical Society’s Genealogy Forum will continue virtually through the winter to offer participants guidance on using local and online resources. The forum is an opportunity to learn more about specific topics in family history research and discuss particular research tactics to uncover your family story. Sessions are free and open to those at all levels of genealogy research, from beginners to longtime genealogists with specific questions. These winter sessions will be held virtually via Zoom. For more information or to register for these sessions, contact the Lackawanna Historical Society at 570-344-3841 or email lackawannahistory@gmail.com.

 

Saturday, March 2, 11 am: Pysanky Making Workshop hosted by Tammy Budnovitch, The cost is $25. For more information or to register for the workshop contact the Lackawanna Historical Society at 570-344-3841 or email lackawannahistory@gmail.com.

 

Wednesday, March 20: Dine Lackawanna, Enjoy a night out & help support the Society by dining out at supporting locations! This month's event is at Jack's Draft House 802 Prescott Ave. Scranton, PA. Call ahead to make a reservation (570) 344-7040

 

Fri., March 22, 2 pm: Lackawanna Past Times with author Catherine Young discusses her work " Black Diamonds". Please contact the Society at lackawannahistory@gmail.com or visit our Facebook Page for Zoom link. Past episodes are available to watch on our YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/@lackawannahistory/videos