History Alive!: Ancestry Detectives 101 and 201

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,566
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient Type
Libraries
Status
Completed
Start Date
October 2012
End Date
October 2012
Activity Type
Education/Outreach/Engagement
Counties Affected
Beltrami
Cass
Crow Wing
Hubbard
Wadena
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota for 2011 Chapter 6, Article 4, Subdivision 4
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,566
Other Funds Leveraged
$750
Direct expenses
$3,316
Administration costs
$65
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Participants will indicate that the learning experience was enjoyable. Participants will believe that their knowledge of genealogical research methods was improved.

Measurable Outcome(s)

98% of participants agreed or strongly agreed that the workshop met their expectations; 95% felt that the presentation was meaningful for all ages. 86% agreed or strongly agreed that the workshop was enjoyable learning and 94% agreed or strongly agreed that it enhanced their research knowledge

Project Overview
11 events were held over a two week period. These are beginner (with a basic computer skills component ) and intermediate level workshops on how to use the genealogical resources available at KRLS libraries and associate library entities.
Project Details
109 attended
Project Manager
First Name
Marian
Last Name
Ridge
Organization Name
Kitchigami Regional Library
Street Address
310 2nd Street North, P.O. Box 84
City
Pine River
State
MN
Zip Code
56474
Phone
(218)587-2171
Email
mfridge@tds.net