The Watertown Free Public Library has two upcoming events for those interested in learning more about the past of their home or their family.
On Wednesday, Nov. 4 at 7 p.m., the library will host a free talk about how to find deeds and other resources to learn about the history of your house. Marian Pierre-Louis of Fieldstone Historic Research will provide tips, and talk about her experience researching an old home in Watertown. No registration is necessary.
Next month, genealogical researcher Liz Kolster will be at the library for a presentation to help intermediate participants learn how to organize their search, what resources are available, how to use them and how to your analyze evidence to go as far as you can. The event is Wednesday, Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. Space is limited to eight people. Register at the Reference Desk or call 617-972-6436.