Genealogy Lifelong Learning Class

Genealogy

Class Details

Date & Time

Meets on Thursday for 6 consecutive weeks

September 23

  • Gladwin County Genealogy Society, Gladwin County Library 2nd Floor

September 30, October 7, 14, 21, & 28

  • Harrison Campus Technical Education Center | Computer Lab 131

5pm - 7pm

Cost

$80 per person

Location

FIRST CLASS: Gladwin County Genealogy Society (2nd Floor of Gladwin County District Library)

All Other Classes: Harrison Campus | Technical Education Center | Computer Lab 131

Class Description

In this class, you will be instructed and guided through your family history on the web. You will learn fascinating things about your ancestors like when they came to America, where they came from, the struggles they had to endure, their successes, occupations, medical histories, and much more. You will also learn what free websites can be researched from home.

Things to bring with you:

  • Paper
  • Pencils
  • Any known family information of yourself, parents, grandparents, etc., including where they were born, lived, and nationality.

You will be provided genealogy forms that will help you organize your family tree. The more experienced researchers should bring their ancestor charts.


Instructor

Barb Curtindale

Barb Curtindale is the president of the Gladwin County Genealogical Society, President of the Harrison Area Genealogical Society, Historian of the Michigan Council, and has over 50 years of experience in researching genealogy. Barb taught genealogy at Gladwin Middle School for three years.

Questions?

We'd love to answer them!

lifelonglearning@midmich.edu

(989) 386-6651
 
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