Wis. society offers spring genealogy classes

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The Wisconsin Historical Society is getting ready to offer its spring genealogy courses.

The classes cover a range of topics, including how to organize research, how to overcome obstacles in research, how to use the FamilySearch.org website and other technology in research and how to present findings.

The classes will be offered online and at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. They're set to begin March 11 and run through May 12. Participants can register online through the historical society's website.