ROSWELL, Ga. – Learn new topics at one of Barrington Hall’s Adult Learning classes. All classes are held from 7 to 9 p.m. Classes are $125 per person and reservations are required, as space is limited.
Upcoming classes include:
• “The Armchair Genealogist: Ancestry.com, FamilySearch.org, & Other Sites for Sore Eyes”
Thursdays, Aug. 10–Sep. 14
Sue Verhoef, Senior Archivist at the Kenan Research Center of the Atlanta History Center, will be teaching this intriguing class. The course will offer tips and techniques for popular genealogy websites.
• “Viking Culture”
Thursdays, Oct. 12–Nov.16
Logan Flurrance, interpreter and member of the Sons of Loki Viking group, will teach this class about the Viking age from the late 8th century to the late 11th century. This class will show that the Vikings were far more than the ruthless pirates popular culture portrays them as.
• “Researching the Civil War”
Wednesdays, Oct. 4–Nov. 8
Historian and author, Michael Shaffer, returns to Barrington Hall to teach this adult Civil War class. During this course, participants will explore basic research methods; investigate memoirs, regimental histories, and auto-biographies centered around the American Civil War.
To reserve a spot or to get more information, call Barrington Hall at 770-640-3855. Barrington Hall is located at 535 Barrington Drive, Roswell.