Howard County (Maryland) Genealogical Society
Howard County
Genealogical Society
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Monday, November 4 through Monday, December 2
DNA: Trace Your Family History
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Howard County Community College, Gateway Campus,

Have you ever wondered to whom you might be related? The explosion of direct to consumer DNA test kits has opened the door to discovering your genetic makeup, your ancient origins, and potential family relationships. Genetic genealogy has emerged as an important tool for genealogists and
family historians. This course will teach you about DNA, what tests are available, how to use your DNA results to find family and how to use it in your genealogical research. Instructor: Andrew Hochreiter.

Tuition: $110** (includes $40 in fees*)
Mon Nov 04-Dec 02 7PM-9PM Gateway Campus XE-326 6097 #1867


Tuesday, November 5 through Tuesday, November 26
Genealogy on the Internet II
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Howard County Community College, Hickory Ridge
Internet technology has done wonders for both amateur and professional genealogists. Join Davis Gardner of the Howard County Genealogical Society to take your next step in family research. Learn what to expect from DNA testing, how to handle elusive female ancestors and how to use maps to understand your background. This course requires some computer skills but New Genealogy on the Internet is not a prerequisite.
Tuition: $88 (includes $40 in fees*)
Tue Nov 05-Nov 26 6:30PM-8:30PM Hickory Ridge XE-506 6100 #4956


Wednesday, November 20
Beginning DNA Group (Workshop/Seminar)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Columbia MD Family History Center, 4251 Columbia Road (lower level), Ellicott City, MD
Andy Hochreiter leads an on-going Beginner DNA class at this location on the first Wednesday of each month.  This will be his second class in this series at this location.



Thursday, December 12
Using Facebook as a Research Tool
10:00 am
Glenwood Senior Center, 2400 Route 97, Cooksville, MD 21723
At least once a day you probably receive or access messages on Facebook. They may be from friends, clubs, churches or other organizations you’re interested in, but have you considered using this website as a genealogy research tool? You could discover new cousins, new family stories, photos and people interested in the same locations and/or problems you’ve encountered. If you’re lucky, your new friend may be able to help solve your problems. – Instructor: Dottie Aleshire
 
Glenwood Senior Center Register at front desk or call 410-313-5440


Monday, December 16
Beginning DNA Group (Workshop/Seminar)
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Columbia MD Family History Center, 4251 Comumbia Road (lower level), Ellikcott City, MD
Andy Hochreiter leads an on-going Beginner DNA class at this location on the first Wednesday of each month.  This will be his second class in this series at this location.