The National Archives at Kansas City is offering several free genealogy workshops in August.
Introduction to Genealogy: Where to Begin?
Thursday, August 9, 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
If you are interested in starting your family history research but aren’t sure where to begin, this course will teach you how to start. The course covers the basics of what you need, where you can find information, what resources are available to assist, and how original records help tell your family’s story.
Counting Everyone: Using Federal Census Records to Find Your Ancestors
Wednesday, August 22, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Everyone counts! The census documents people from all walks of life: immigrants and store clerks to celebrities, inmates, and everyday people. This course will introduce beginning genealogists to the United States Federal Census while providing direction on how and where to start researching your family history. Learn to discover clues, codes, and other telling details about your ancestors’ lives!
To make a reservation for these free workshops call 816-268-8000 or email us here.