Genealogy Workshops

Tales from the Tombstones

Friday, June 15th, 1:00 PM at Woodlawn Cemetery

Ever wonder how gravestone pictures end up on Learn the different tricks and techniques for getting the right gravestone photo and uploading it to sites like Participants must register for the class and bring a smartphone or digital camera. To register, go to or call the Library’s Reference Desk at (507) 452-4860.

DNA Discoveries

What can DNA testing tell you about your ethnicity? How can it
help you with your family history research? Learn how genetic
genealogy is revitalizing and revolutionizing the way people
learn about their ancestors.

  • Monday, August 6th, 4:30-5: 30 PM
  • Wednesday, August 8th, 10:30-11: 30 AM
  • Friday, August 10th, 2-3 PM


Participants must register for this class. To register, go to