Genealogy Club: Genealogy 101

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Program Type:

Class or Workshop

Age Group:

Adults
Registration for this event will close on August 10, 2020 @ 2:00pm.
There are 19 seats remaining.

Program Description

Event Details

Researching ancestry can be challenging. Where do you start? Which of the 60,000 websites will give you the information you want? With the help of the FVRL Virtual Genealogy Club, led by experienced genealogist John Lake, you can join your neighbors in learning how to explore your past. Any level of experience is welcome, from the long-time genealogist to those interested in starting a search.  

This month will be an introduction to genealogy -- Genealogy 101.

Future topics:
September - A review of the best internet sites for genealogy
October - Top 10 guidelines for quality genealogy
November - Maximizing the information in a Census
December - Proving family stories with physical evidence and church records

To join this online program, you will need a computer, tablet or phone with a camera and microphone. The link to join the event will be emailed to registrants one hour before the program begins.  

A phone number will be included to allow you to use a phone as speaker and microphone, if needed. 

Note

Library events and programs are open to the public and provided at no cost. Special accommodations may be requested using our Accommodation Request Form no later than 15 days prior to the event.


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