, 2022-10-18 14:41:39,
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The La Retama Central Library and Friends of Corpus Christi Public Libraries will host free Genealogy Workshops on Friday, October 21, from 9:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. at 805 Comanche Street. Genealogy is the study of tracing family history by using historical records, online databases, and oral interviews. The free workshops range from beginning to advanced.
There will be in-house prerecorded sessions as well as virtual sessions. Light refreshments will be provided. Participants may bring their lunch or meal as well.
The day-long schedule is as follows:
Deciphering Handwriting in Genealogical Records
Speaker – Joseph B. Everett, MLS, AG Family & Local History Librarian (BYU Library)
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Improve, Expand, and Enrich your Family Tree
Speaker – Doug Waggoner, Family Historian (Waco-McLennan County Library)
10:10 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Choosing Genealogy Services & Software
Speaker – Tony Hanson, Family Historian
11:10 a.m. – 12:10 p.m.
Building and Researching Your Family Tree
Speakers – Bill Buckner and Hannah Kubacak Genealogy Center (Waco-McLennan County Library)
12:25 p.m. – 1:35 p.m.
Citing Sources Without Stressing Out
Speakers – Amy Johnson Crow, MLS, founder and lead…
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