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Updated: March 11, 2024 | 12:00 am

Delve into Genealogy at WITF’s “Finding Your Roots: A Genealogy Fair”

WITF is hosting a free genealogy resource fair and preview screening event, “Finding Your Roots: A Genealogy Fair,” on Saturday, April 6 from 1–5 p.m. at Whitaker Center for Science at the Arts. Free registration is available at

By Christina Zeiders

How to research your family roots in Pennsylvania

Genealogy has taken off in recent years
By Scott LaMar/WITF

Kit Harington Explores His Families’ Pasts in the Season 2 Premiere of My Grandparents’ War

Actor Kit Harington, who has played soldiers, spies, and warriors, discovers his grandparents played comparable real-life roles during WWII.

By Christina Zeiders

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Your DNA Secrets Revealed

Genealogy is more than scrapbooks you inherited from your grandparents – it’s part of the story of how you became you.

By Christina Zeiders

Finding Your Roots season 6 continues this November

Meet the globetrotting ancestors of Scarlett Johansson, Lupita Nyong’o and Lidia Bastianich. Tuesday November 17 at 8pm

By Fred Vigeant/WITF