Thursday, March 5 6:30 pm Museum
Learn how to begin your journey to discovering your ancestry. This presentation presents practical tools for starting and continuing your research along with handouts to help you at home. This professional presentation will demystify the genealogy process, start you on your genealogic search, and provide valuable references and research tools.
This presentation is for anyone who would like to research their ancestry. It is targeted to beginners who have no background in genealogy, though it is a great way to refresh your search skills if you are starting up after time off from your project.
Sheila Benedictis a full time, professional legal, historical, and genealogical researcher and lecturer. She has been a researcher for twenty-five years, a life member and past board member of the National Genealogical Society, past board member and current member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, and past President of the California Genealogical Alliance. She is a life member of the Santa Barbara County Genealogical Society. Sheila has been a presenter at NGS and FGS conferences and currently works part-time as the archivist for Mission Santa Inés in Solvang.
Saturday, March 14 9:30 am Museum