Genealogy

Program Description

Starting Your Family Search
Instructor: P. Chase

Interested in your roots but unsure where to start, how to organize and where to look? Genealogy is one of the fastest growing hobbies today and with more information added daily, the internet has made researching your ancestry easier than ever. Let us help you begin your genealogical research process by teaching you the tools and strategies to successfully research your family lineage. We will use popular and obscure websites as well as pedigree charts and family group sheets to help you start your family search.

3 Saturdays            Sept. 8 – Sept. 22            9:00 a.m. – Noon
CRN 81326           Outreach – Rm. 405        Fee $50


Advanced Genealogy
Instructor: P. Chase

Learn how to use innovative methods to uncover hard to find ancestors. Learn how to develop a research form and track your research results. Learn how to build your ancestor’s FAN club. Learn the difference between the uses of indexes, transcripts or the actual record and how each affect your research results. It doesn’t matter if you consider yourself a beginning, intermediate or advanced researcher. Everyone can pick up helpful tips that will assist in furthering your research of your family history.

5 Thursdays           Sept. 27 – Oct. 25           1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
CRN 81327           Outreach – Rm. 405        Fee $50