The History of Leith

April 10, 2008

Family History Week

Family History Week
Join in Family History week…for free

Libraries in Edinburgh are holding their first family history week from 14th to 19th April 2008.

If you’re interested in tracing your family history and are looking for expert guidance, information and support, or just want to know how to get started, then there’s an event for you.

Here’s a taster of what’s happening:

Ask the experts drop in sessions
Talks on how the City Archives and the National Archives of Scotland can help you in your search for your ancestors
Help and advice about how to get started with genealogy at Leith library
Explore your local history with SCRAN
Find out more about using the internet to research your family tree
Learn more about the Scottish Genealogy Society
Come along to a talk by Malcolm Cant, one of the leading writers on the history of Edinburgh
All the events are free.

To find out more visit Family History Week – Events and Exhibtions or call 0131 242 8000.

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