Genealogy Jump-Start
July & August 2015

Classes for novice or returning-after-a-break genealogists. Material covered will help anyone in their first three years of researching.

  • Lead instructor: Cafi Cohen, Education Chair, SLOCGS
  • Dates & Topics:
    • Saturday, 25 July 2015 – Formal presentation: “Genealogy Jump-Start”
    • Saturday, 1 August 2015 – Hands-on session on research planning; bring (1) a research question (“Who were the parents of X?” or “Where did X come from?” or “What was the maiden name of X?” for example), (2) pedigree chart and family group sheet related to the research question.
  • Time: 10:30-11:30 AM
  • Location: Arroyo Grande Genealogy Library
  • Cost: SLOCGS members, $6 per session; SLOCGS non-members, $10 per session; free to SLOCGS board members.
  • Registration required due to limited space.
  • Contact Cafi at
Map to find Arroyo Grande Public Library

Arroyo Grande Genealogy Library
South County Regional Center
800 W. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande, CA