Have you ever been curious about your family history? Wondered about the stories, traditions, and people that shaped your heritage? If so, we have an exciting event coming up that you won't want to miss. On July 22, 2023, at 1:30 pm, join us for "Nuestra Herencia: Genealogy Workshop for Seniors," at the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico. If you are intrigued by genealogy but unsure how to get started, this free workshop is designed to help you embark on an exciting journey of unraveling your roots.
Laura Weber's presentation, "Unraveling Your Roots: A Beginners Guide to Online Genealogy," will serve as your compass in navigating the vast online world of genealogy. As an absolute beginner, you'll learn how to harness the power of the internet to uncover fascinating details about your ancestors and build your family tree. Laura's expertise will make the process accessible and enjoyable, even for those with limited experience.
While the workshop assumes some general knowledge of the internet and basic online navigation, it is specifically designed to cater to beginners. Laura will guide you through various genealogy websites, search strategies, and digital tools, providing valuable tips and tricks to help you unearth your family's hidden treasures. By the end of the presentation, you'll be equipped with the fundamental skills to embark on your personal genealogical adventure.
Although the workshop, sponsored by AARP, is promoted for seniors, we warmly welcome individuals of all ages to join us. Genealogy is a captivating endeavor that transcends generations, and sharing this experience with people from different walks of life can enrich the journey. Whether you're a young enthusiast eager to learn about your family history or a senior seeking to deepen your understanding of your heritage, this workshop offers a space for exploration and connection.
After Laura's presentation, we invite you to stick around for a casual coffee social. This is the perfect opportunity to mingle with fellow attendees, share stories, and ask any lingering questions you may have. Laura will be available to provide personalized guidance and offer further insights into your genealogical pursuits. The friendly atmosphere will foster a sense of community and create lasting connections among participants.
Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to delve into your family's past and embark on an exhilarating journey of self-discovery. Join us on July 22, 2023, at 1:30 pm in the History & Literary Arts Building at the National Hispanic Cultural Center, for "Nuestra Herencia: Genealogy Workshop for Seniors" with Laura Weber. Remember, this workshop is open to individuals of all ages and is completely free. Bring your curiosity, enthusiasm, and a desire to unravel the mysteries of your heritage.
To reserve your spot, visit the NHCC website or you can view the event directly here. While registration is strongly recommended, some walk-ins will be welcomed. We can't wait to see you and share in the excitement of uncovering our shared legacies.
If you still aren't sure if this program is right for you, message me! Let's figure out how to get your started on your journey together.
Disclaimer: Each blog post is created and presented for marketing and entertainment purposes only but are based on larger research which adheres to the standards of The Board of Certification of Genealogists® as set forth in Genealogical Standards (Nashville, Tenn.: Ancestry Imprint, Turner Publishing, 2014).