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Event Series Event Series: Genealogy 101 – 2-part Workshop

Genealogy 101 – 2-part Workshop – Session FULL

March 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm MDT

This session is FULL, but we will likely run it again in the fall. To be added to a wait list for the current session or to be added to a list regarding a fall session, please contact communications@afhs.ab.ca

Want to get started on family history? Or have you tried to get started and need some help? This two-part workshop will give you tips and inspire you to build your family tree. Limited spaces. Free to AFHS members. $25 for non-members.

Session 1: Sunday, March 19 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm – Hybrid meeting from the AFHS Library and via Zoom (mainly instructional)

  • Why Genealogy?
  • How to Organize and Record
  • BMDs
  • How to fill out a Family Group Sheet
  • Importance of Citing Sources
  • Where to Look
  • The Internet as a Source
  • Homework assignment

Session 2: Sunday, April 2 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm at the AFHS Library (in-person only)

  • Review homework
  • Pedigree Charts
  • The Research Process
  • Census Records
  • Timelines
  • Time to research with experienced AFHS members using the resources of the AFHS Library

To register, please send an email to communications@afhs.ab.ca by March 15.




March 19
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm MDT
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At AFHS Library & via Zoom
712 - 16 Avenue NW
Calgary, Alberta T2M 0J8 Canada
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