Moʻokūʻauhau (Genealogy) Workshop
Moʻokūʻauhau (Genealogy) Workshop – The public is invited to join a genealogy workshop offered by Helen Wong Smith, Archivist for University Records at UH Mānoa who has shared these resources across the state for over a decade. Learn how to search Hawaiʻi resources for information about your moʻokūʻauhau, or genealogical story. Participants will be taught to look in non-traditional places (probate, land, and historic register records) for information. A workshop will be offered to the public at Kamehameha Schools Maui on Thurs, Nov 21 in the Charles Reed Bishop Learning Center from 6:00pm – 7:30pm. Contact Mrs. Ketra Arcas at 573-7453 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.Ms. Helen Wong Smith has over 35 years’ experience in library and archival collections in Hawaiʻi. With a B.A. in Hawaiian Studies, 1986, and MLIS, 1991, from the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa, she has held numerous positions including Hawaiian Collection Librarian at UH Hilo, lead archivist for the Pacific Island Network of the National Park Service and Librarian/Archivist for the State Historic Preservation Division. Elected president of Hawaiian Library Association, Hawaiian Historical Society and twice of the Association of Hawaiʻi Archivists she is the recipient of the Agnes C. Conrad award and named a Distinguished Fellow of the Society of American Archivists in 2016.
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Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm
Charles Reed Bishop Learning Center