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Family Tree Friday

September 8, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Galesville Community Center once again offers FREE Family Tree Research Workshops to the general public. These workshops are sponsored by the Four Rivers Heritage Area. Bring your own laptop or tablet to search for your family history at the workshops on the Internet!! They will be conducted by Lyndra Marshall (née Pratt) a genealogy expert of 55 years and Chair of the Maryland Commission on African American History and Culture.

In these workshops you will learn: The rich history of your own family and community; Getting Started; Organizing; Building family trees;, Preserving and Presenting the information you collect;, and much more.

These workshops are designed for anyone, of any age, who is interested in researching their family roots, learning more about their community, or discovering the secrets of the home where they currently or once lived.

All researchers who participated in other workshops are encouraged to return and continue building their family trees. Intermediate genealogy enthusiasts are also welcome to attend as well.

Reservations are required as space may be limited. Contact Gertrude Makell at 410-703-0610 or at [email protected] to RSVP.

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September 8, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Galesville Community Center
916 West Benning Road
Galesville, MD United States
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