Where are you from? People spend a lifetime learning their roots and trying to connect their family tree. Learn what the proper steps are to save time.

The St. Louis County Historical Society is hosting a workshop entitled Basic Genealogy: How to Create a Working Binder on Thursday, July 12, from 9:00 AM to 1 PM in the Ruth Maney Room on the ground floor of the Depot (St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center, 506 West Michigan Street, Duluth, Minnesota).

Attendees will learn how to search for, understand and sort through historical and family documents to create an easy-to-read binder. A Toolkit for Beginners - free to attendees - will include local, state and national resource as well as tips for successful genealogy research. The workshop is free and open to the public. Kathleen Cargill is the workshop leader and an experienced teacher of basic genealogy. Seating is limited, so please contact the Society at 733.7586 to reserve a place! Refreshments will be served.served.