Beginning Genealogy Classes

2nd Wednesday of the Month at Charbonneau at 6:15 – 6:45 (precedes TCGS General Meetings). Please Come! We will help you get started with your research!

  • May 11 – Selecting Records To Search
  • June 8 – Selecting Records To Search and Research Logs
  • Tentative Schedule for the year:
    • April: Creating a Research Plan
    • May: Recording and Sourcing
    • Jun: Compiled Records
    • Sep: Soundex
    • Oct: Birth Records
    • Nov: Marriage Records
    • Dec: Death Records

Other Classes

There will be a newcomer orientation to familiarize you with TCGS offerings.

Classes, both lecture only and hands-on will be taught. Details are currently being firmed up. For more details see the Education page in the Members Only section.

If you have a topic you would like to see covered in this series of classes, contact our Education Chair with your suggestions and requests.


Other Sources of Education

TCGS offers a variety of methods to extend your genealogical knowledge and your family history research. Pick the ones that fits your available time and learning style. Choose from:

Webinars –  SeminarsLibrariesTrips

Our Education Chair is responsible for coordinating efforts to train members in the use of proper genealogical research methodology including conducting classes, and arranging educational trips and tours.