Calendar of Events

Washington County Roots: Mary Schurz

Ongoing Opportunities

  • Saturday, April 20 at 1:00 PM

For fans of the popular PBS program “Who Do You Think You Are?” join genealogists Carol Miller-Schultz and Jean Conte for an exciting presentation as they dig up Mary Schurz’s fascinating ancestry, from her time in Williamsport, to her childhood and home of her ancestors. It will be an afternoon of food, drinks, and fascinating genealogical stories!

Roots is a kinship Family Heritage Research Center fundraiser, which supports the ongoing preservation of the rich family histories of Washington County. kinship is Washington County's only dedicated genealogical research center. Your support through attending this event allows our staff and volunteers to connect families from across the country to their roots. This event will have light hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar featuring favorites of Mary Schurz. Tickets are $50.00 per person. Call us with questions or to reserve your ticket at 301-797-8782 or email at