On Thursday, November 23 (Thanksgiving Day), Hennepin County libraries are closed.
You can get started with publishing your family tree, using Ancestry.com and learn how to do research when you can't get to your ancestral homelands. We also offer classes that show you how to get more family members involved in researching your genealogy. Registration required: Register online or Ask Us.
Genealogy doesn't have to be a solitary endeavor! Professional genealogist Kim Ashford will provide many ideas on how to interest your children and/or grandchildren in your family history research.
Some genealogists live near their ancestral homelands but most do not! Professional genealogist Lois Mackin will help you learn about the locations your ancestors inhabited and how to conduct research from a distance.
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