April 2015 Special Program:
> NON-PROFIT CEMETERIES IN NYS: Responsibilities, Oversight, & Rights
> HERITAGEQUEST UPDATE
Saturday, April 18, 2014
Location: Buffalo & Erie County Public Library, Central Library, Central Meeting Room, 2nd Floor, 1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo, NY 14203
10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Society Welcome
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Part I: Craig Lecture
12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. Part II: Konig Lecture
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Bonus Activities
• Tours of Grosvenor Room in celebration of "Love Your Library" Month
• Displays - Meet other local genealogical societies
> Free to attend. Open to the public.
Part I: Non-Profit Cemeteries In New York State
Join us as Cynthia T. Craig, Investigator for the NYS Department of State - Division of Cemeteries, explains the rules and regulations pertaining to state non-profit cemeteries. She will also discuss access to records, methods for requesting information, and best practices for documenting and reporting cemetery issues.
Part II: HeritageQuest Update
Grosvenor Room Librarian Rhonda Konig will highlight the latest updates to HeritageQuest, an online treasury of American genealogical sources that includes primary sources, local and family histories, research guides, interactive census maps, and more.
Last updated: April 3, 2015