Genealogy 101

Saturday, January 25, 2014

Sat 2:00 PM-Sun 3:00 PM

Cost: Free

Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02905

Meeting Room (3rd Floor)

DIggin' Your Roots...Genealogy 101

What is genealogy? How do you start to build your own family tree?  This workshop will cover the basics to get you started. We’ll cover basic research methods, traditional numbering systems and free websites that allow you to create your family tree online. You’ll have time to start your own family tree. Basic comfort using a computer for online research required. 

Instructor:  Kate Wells, Rhode Island Collection Librarian

* 10 laptops available for reservation or bring your own.  If you'd like to reserve a laptop, please send an email to after registering. 

Registration Required; Maximum 30 participants

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