Early Bird Pricing Applies Until February 28, 2017.
These workshops REQUIRE Conference Registration and have an additional cost due to the personalized environment provided with a maximum of 35 attendees.
|Thursday 9-11 – After the Test: Exploring Ancestry DNA Results with Jennifer Zinck
Your DNA test results are in but now what? This hands-on workshop will guide you through your Ancestry DNA results and introduce third-party tools for interpretation.
Thursday 1:30-3:30 – Paleography: Reading Old Handwriting with Edward W. Strickland II
Hone your skills at hand-written documents with interactive games and hands-on practice.
Friday 9-11 – Italian Genealogy Demystified with Mary Tedesco
This workshop takes an in-depth look at Italian records & repositories for genealogical research in Italy. Sound boring? Not on your life. You’ll be motivated to book the next flight to Italy!
Friday 1:30-3:30 – Photo Detecting 101: Photo Identification Tips and Techniques with Maureen Taylor
Learn how to identify individuals in photographs by researching photographers, dating costume clues and comparing facial characteristics
Saturday 8:30-11:30 – Portuguese Research with Michael Hall
Sponsored by Massachusetts Society of Genealogists, Inc.
Reading & understanding Portuguese Baptism, Marriage, Death, and Passport records will be examined in detail.
Saturday 1:30-3:30 – Creating a Free Family Website with Word Press with Carla Cegielski
Share your family anecdotes, photos & videos while you collaborate with relatives to create a family legacy. You will create a basic family website during this hands-on workshop.