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Manitowoc County Genealogical Society Meeting & Program

November 8, 2023 @ 6:00 pm

Manitowoc County Genealogical Society Meeting & Program
Wednesday, November 8, 2023, 6:00pm, Balkansky Room A, Manitowoc Public Library, 707 Quay St., Manitowoc
Program: The Basics of DNA, what it is, what testing is available, what results look like, and what to do with the results after you get tested, with Katie Stilp. Our meetings are free & open to the public. Hope to see you there!

Program description:
Have you considered taking a DNA test or already taken one? In this session we will learn the basics of using DNA testing for genealogy, including what tests are available, what companies to test with, and what your results look like. We’ll also discuss what your next steps should be after getting your results so you can learn how to use your DNA to further your genealogy research!

Katie Stilp is the Local History Librarian at Appleton Public Library. She holds a master’s degree in library and information studies from UW-Madison and a bachelor’s degree in communication from UW-Green Bay. In her role at the library, she facilitates a yearly genealogy series with monthly presentations and assists researchers with using library resources. Katie has been an avid genealogy researcher since 2005 and has authored three books on the genealogy of her grandparents, with a fourth book in the works. She currently serves on the board of the Appleton Historical Society and as the secretary of the Wisconsin State Genealogical Society.

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November 8, 2023
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Balkansky Room A, Manitowoc Public Library, Manitowoc, WI
707 Quay Street
Manitowoc, 54220 United States
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