Get Help Finding your Ancestors- Genealogy Classes at the Polish Center 10/9/17

Dates: October 25, November 1,8,15, Wednesdays (10:00am – 12:00pm and if enough sign up 1:00pm – 3:00pm)
Location: Polish Center of Discovery and Learning 33 South Street, Chicopee, MA 01013 (413) 592- 0001.
Basic Hands-on Genealogy with Alan Doyle Horbal, professional genealogist; Catherine Langley Iuliano and Susan Clapper Bedard from Western Massachusetts Roots Events will be assisting with the presentation. You will have the opportunity to see and learn how to use the following Census records 1900,1910, 1920,1930 and 1940 U.S. Census.
Discover how to find your ancestors’ emigration to the U.S. using the http://stevemorse.org website and the www.ellisisland.org website, along with several other databases. Discover how to search for family members outside of the U.S. using http://familysearch.org. We will explore England, Canada, Poland and other countries.
There will be a combined class on November 22 at 11:00am to discuss research in Poland as Alan has been there twice doing his own research
All students must have an e-mail account and be computer literate. Due the limits on the size of the class we urge you to sign up early.
We ask that you attend all four classes. You may bring your own laptop. Laptops are not needed for the first class. To register contact the Polish Center 413.592.0001 A donation of
$15.00 to the Polish Center for the classes is recommended.