New! Becoming Your Family Historian
2 sessions, 4 hours
Whether you tinkered with it years ago or have dreamed of starting, this class will put you on the path to taking genealogy seriously. We’ll cover basic genealogy methodology, print and electronic resources, establishing a research plan, and caring for your family’s documents and artifacts. Become not just a genealogist but your family’s historian.
Instructor: Mary Mannix is currently the Maryland Room Manager of the C. Burr Artz Public Library of the Frederick County Public Libraries. She is very active in MARAC (the Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference). She has been involved in the History Section of RUSA and was the 2011 winner of the Genealogical Publishing Company Award. In 2015, she was given the Martha Washington Medal from the Sergeant Lawrence Everhart Chapter of the Maryland Society of Sons of the American Revolution. She has taught genealogy librarianship at the University of Maryland and public history courses at Hood College.
ILR867 Becoming Your Family Historian
5 digit number: 15763
Wed 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM, 7/18/2018-8/1/2018
Tuition: $10 Fee: $34 Total: $44
Location: Conference Center (E Building)/E106
MD Residents Age 60+ Pay Fee Only