Friday, November 6, 2015

Falmouth and Cape Cod Genealogical Societies Annual Joint Meeting

Double Presentation by Dr. John Colletta:
Understanding Archives: What They Are And How To Use Them 
Breaking Through Brick Walls: Use Your Head!

Please join us on Saturday, November 14, 2015 to hear Dr. John Colletta, nationally recognized genealogical expert give a double presentation on how to use archives and breaking down your brick walls.  Knowledgeable, entertaining and experienced, Dr. Colletta, is a popular lecturer on topics of family history research and writing.  He lectures nationally, teaches at local schools, and conducts programs for the Smithsonian Institution's Resident Associate Program.  He is a faculty member at the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research at Samford University (Birmingham, Alabama), the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, and Boston University's Certificate in Family History Program. His numerous publications include They Came in Ships: A Guide to Finding Your Immigrant Ancestor's Arrival Record and Finding Italian Roots: The Complete Guide for Americans.  Dr. Colletta has received many professional awards and honors and appears frequently on podcasts and local and national radio and television.  

DATE:  Saturday, November 14, 2015
TIME:  10:30AM to 1:00PM, followed by optional purchase of 
              Lobster Roll Lunch and informal discussion
PLACE: St. Peter's Church, Wianno Avenue, Osterville
PARKING: Behind and on side of church, and on Wianno Avenue
Optional:  Lobster Roll Lunch with beverage--$12.00; reserve by message to Judy Fenner at or (508-776-9401) by Nov. 7th

Questions? Contact Mary Barry at or David Martin at

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