In light of  COVID, we will be closed for in-person visits, with the exception of research appointments, through March 31, 2021.

To set up a research appointment: or call 717.393.9745, ext. 202.

Donations of used books accepted on Tuesdays between 9 am and 4 pm.

Winter Workshop: Genealogy Research in Online Newspapers

Attend the online Zoom workshop on Tuesday, February 9, 2021, from 7 pm to 8:30 pm.

Take a deep dive into the treasure trove that awaits you in digitized newspaper collections. 

Cost is $35

Family History Heyday

Recorded sessions are now available for $15 each.


Using’s Newest Feature– DNA ThruLines to Enhance Family History:


Little Known Facts About Colonial Lancaster County:

MCC Centennial: Immigration Stories

Ken Sensenig and Andrew Bodden

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December Edition of the Mirror Online

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