2013 Learning About Your Past classes
Classes take place 9:30- 11:30 a.m. (unless otherwise noted) in the Hayes Museum.
$10.00/adults, $5.00/students through high school
Pre-register to 419-332-2081, ext. 231 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sponsored by RootsMagic, inc.
May 18 - Saturday - Searching Your Ohio Roots instructor is Becky Hill - Concentrates on Ohio resources for tracking down your family in the Buckeye state vital records, land records, printed and online materials. She will also touch on the migration patterns to the state.
June 8 Saturday - NEW! Be a Family Detective; Genealogy for Kids - instructor is Becky Hill - Children fourth grade and up explore ways to uncover their familys past through research in books, internet, cemeteries, and artifacts. Parents welcome.
September 14 Saturday - Beginning Genealogy instructor is Becky Hill An overview of how to get started doing your family history, especially using the resources available at the Hayes Library.
Oct. 12 Saturday - Internet Genealogy I - instructor is Becky Hill - Instruction on the basics of how to utilize the free genealogical websites in their family history research. Such internet sources as the Center's Ohio Obituary Index, along with FamilySearch.org, USGenweb.org, Worldcat.org, EllisIsland.org and other popular websites will be explored in depth
November 16 - Internet Genealogy II instructor is Becky Hill - Learn how to make the most of the paid subscription sites available at the Hayes Presidential Center Ancestry.com, HeritageQuest, Fold3; NewspaperArchives and Archives.com NewEnglandAncestors.org.