Denny Abbey and The Farmland Museum has announced that it is hosting two half-day workshops for adults interested in genealogy.
Both workshops must be booked in advance, costing £5 each. You can find out more about how to book your place at their 2013 Programme of Talks, Art and Crafts Workshops for Adults page.
10am – 1pm: Family History Basics
Michael Williamson explains how to get started with researching your family tree
2.15pm – 3pm: Dating Your Old Family Photographs
Ann Wise will explain how to use clothing clues within a photograph to work out when it was taken. You can also bring your own photographs along.
Based near Waterbeach, Cambridgeshire, the site runs a yearly programme of education events, and this year I plan to attend the above event, and also hope to attend the basketmaking course – a skill that was my own Great Grandfather’s profession that kept a roof over his family’s heads.