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Saturday, November 16, 2019, 10 a.m. to noon.
Kids Do Family History Genealogy Workshop
Explore your family’s roots! This workshop will introduce kids to genealogy basics like creating a family tree, researching family records, and preserving family memories. Geared for kids ages 5 to 12, but all ages are welcome. Space is limited, and registration is required. The cost is $10 per child for New Hampshire Historical Society members and $12 per child for nonmembers. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Register online at Eventbrite.com or by calling 603-856-0645.
Saturday, November 23, 2019, 1 to 4 p.m.
Genealogy Workshop: Using DNA in Family History Research
The return of this popular workshop is just in time to purchase ancestry kits as holiday gifts for family and friends! Advances in DNA research have had huge implications for the field of genealogy. Yet, with the growing number of companies and options, it can be difficult to know what test is best for you. In this workshop Tom Dwyer of the New England Historic Genealogical Society will discuss the types of genetic tests available to family historians, the genealogical problems with which the tests can—and cannot—assist you, and ultimately how to choose the right one(s) to further your family history research. Space is limited, and registration is required. The cost is $35 for members of the New Hampshire Historical Society or the New England Historic Genealogical Society; $50 for nonmembers. Register online at Eventbrite.com; by phone with a credit card at 603-856-0621; or by mail using the registration form.
Assistant Director of Education and Public Programs