Local Civil War ties topic of May 1 First Sundays program

First Sundays continue at the Waverly Free Library this weekend with a presentation on Sunday, May 1, at 2 p.m.

Waverly native Jeff Palumbo will speak about his family’s ties to the Civil War and how he discovered them while doing his family genealogy.

There will be authentic Civil War family letters from a soldier to his family on display, as well as reproductions and transcriptions of other letters.

The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.