Scheduled classes at IGSI are scheduled as far out as a year in advance. Some of these classes can change so check our schedule online to get up to the minute information.
Location:: Minnesota Genealogical Society Library 1185 Concord St. N South St. Paul MN . The class fee is $10.00 for members and $15.00 for non-members
December 8, 2012 No class
January 12, 2013 (10-11:30 A.M.)
DNA Testing to Prove Lineage. Dianne Plunkett Latham
In an easy-to-understand manner, this class will clarify how DNA testing will help in your genealogical research. DNA testing can help you make connections with cousins who share your DNA and learn what areas of the world your ancestors came from. It might even help you get over a brick wall. Come and get your questions answered about DNA testing.
February 9, 2013 (1-2:30 P.M.)
Choosing Books for Irish Genealogical Research. Tom Rice
This class is perfect for those of you who see or hear about books but are unsure if they are what you need to help you in your research. As a professional genealogist Tom has expertise in researching the Irish and will be able to clarify which books are helpful for specific areas of research.
April 13, 2013 1-2:30
Irish Records Online
Want some assistance with online resources? Mary Wickersham will demonstrate how to utilize the best of Ancestry.com Irish records and the Irish Family History Foundation database.
May 11, 2013 10:30-12
Hints and Tips for Irish Researchers
Beth Mullinax and Audrey Leonard will present a workshop which will provide tips for Irish research. There will be time for a question and answer format for the participants.
June 8, 2013 1-2:30
Beginning Irish Research
Are you just beginning Irish research and don't know where to start? This class is for you. Come and join our instructors Beth Mullinax and Ann Eccles
July 13, 2013 10:30-12
Favorite Irish Genealogical Websites
There is a wealth of information available on the World Wide Web, but the level of information is not consistent. Sheila Northropprovides an overview of websites which she finds most valuable for Irish research. These sites include general information, official government and special interest sites.
All classes are held at the Minnesota Genealogical Library in South St. Paul unless otherwise indicated in the class description. Classes cost $10 for members and $15 for non-members. Times of classes are next to the title in the descriptions above.
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