October is Family History Month: Ways to Celebrate
In 2001, Congress first passed a resolution, introduced by Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah, who wrote, “By searching for our roots, we come closer together as a human family.” Since then, Family History Month as been observed annually during the month of October. Family History Month often brings great opportunities to improve your genealogy skills, find out about new resources and meet others who share your passion for the past! Check program schedules for your local library and genealogical society to see what’s going on near you. If you don’t have time to head out to a Family History Month event, here are plenty of ways to acknowledge the holiday at home by working on your own family story.
Check out this article HERE with 9 ways to celebrate!