Date(s) - 08/01/2022 - 08/29/2022
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
“Researching Your Genealogy” class
Are you interested in Researching Your Genealogy, locating distant relatives, or creating a Family Tree diagram for your grandchildren and future generations?
This course, including hundreds of helpful tips, covers:
- Getting started gathering family documents
- The most relevant genealogy websites
- Useful historical records
- Overcoming research obstacles (“brick walls”)
- Creating a valid Family Tree
- The “ins” & “outs” of DNA testing
- Privacy concerns regarding family history and DNA data
- Writing a family history report, and so much more!
This course is appropriate for novice and intermediate genealogy researchers, and student participation is encouraged. Maxine McCarthy researched her own nine-generation family tree to identify ancestors dating back to the mid-1700s, and located 102 extended family members living in seven different countries today.
Dates: 5 Mondays (12-1pm) & 3 Fridays (12:30-1:30pm)
August 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22 and 29
PRE-registration is required!
Cost: from $72-104, depending on the # of students
For information and registration, contact Darshana Croskrey at the Scotts Valley Senior Center: (831) 438-8666