With all the new TV shows about family history research, now there are free online genealogy classes (such as reading German handwriting and other cool assortments)! More than 20 classes are offered–without charge. What a beautiful thing. The online genealogy workshops last from 6 minutes to nearly 30. Here is an article that explains where and how to find the classes. Check it out!
I’ve recently signed up with Ancestry.com and am stunned how addicting all this is. OK, well, addicting is maybe the wrong word. But still, it’s been so exhilarating to learn about my ancestors that it’s like . . . I dunno, exquisite chocolate or something. You just want more. :0)
Again, here is the link for more information on how to get started.