Genealogy Workshop


“Getting Started with Irish Genealogy Research”

Presented by Miles Davenport

When: 11 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 21st 2024
Where: Class will be held virtually through Zoom

Workshop Summary:

This workshop will acquaint participants with the basic genealogical process along with goal
setting, research source selection and documentation requirements. The class will highlight the
methods and numerous resources available for discovering Irish ancestry at the McClelland
Library. An actual research project will be used to trace the ancestry of an American-born Irish
descendant back through three generations to locate the family’s ancestral homeland in
Ireland. The session will conclude with a discussion of resources and tools that are useful for
genealogical research. *Class may be a prerecording presented by one of our Librarians


Members: $15

Non-Members: $20

*To receive membership pricing log into your account: HERE

February 21st, 2024

11:00AM – 1:00PM


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Frequently Asked Questions

What materials do I need for this class?

You do not need any specific materials. Make sure to bring whatever device (paper or electronic) you prefer to take notes on. Wireless Internet access is available during the class.

Where is the class held?

The Norton Room is located in the basement of the McClelland Library

How much does the course cost?

Each workshop costs $15 for Library/ICC members and $20 for the general public

How do I register?

Please click on the “Register Now” button at the top of this page.

What if I have additional questions?

If you have additional questions, please call the Genealogy Centre at 602.864.2353 or email us at

Thank you for your interest in our genealogy workshop offerings.