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Searching for Your Roots (Access to Recorded Version Included) (p.10) (Closed)

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Course Description:

Interested in searching for your ancestors? Curious about how to begin the search? Join Kathy Nielsen as she introduces you to the world of genealogy. Learn about research strategies, online resources, and brick and mortar repositories. Organize your research findings using online sites and genealogical software. Explore what DNA testing can offer and consider how to share your research with your family and others.


Tuition: $40.00

Additional Fees: $0.00

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Tuesdays, Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23 *3:00-4:30pm* (4 sessions)


We'll meet online via Zoom. Zoom is free and easy to use. OLLI will walk you through the steps. Prior to each Zoom meeting (class), you will receive an email with specific details on that meeting.


Kathy Nielsen, M.A., M.L.S., is a reference librarian and an educator. She is currently a popular genealogy speaker on the Monterey Peninsula. Kathy is a co-founder of the genealogy-focused writing group, "Off the Charts" and has been featured on Lisa Louise Cooke's popular YouTube program, "Elevenses."