Friday, October 12, 2012

Scottish DNA Seminar - Irish Cultural Center Nov 18


Genealogy Seminar
on  Scottish  DNA



Sunday, 18 November 2012,  2pm-5:30pm
Registration: 1:00-2:00pm, Seminar 2:00-5:30pm



At the


Irish Cultural Center – McClelland Irish Library, 1106 North Central Ave., Phoenix, AZ
Tel:  602 864-2351     Email: dmoneta@cox.net   Website:  http://azirishlibrary.org/

Presenting:

Tyrone Bowes, Ph.D.
Degree in Neuropathies, Specialist in
making and characterizing therapeutic antibodies.
From:
Galway, Ireland





2:00-3:00pm   “History, Genes, and Geography”  This session details the cultural and historical factors that make it possible for one to use simple commercial ancestral DNA testing to pinpoint precisely where one’s direct male Scottish ancestor lived when he first took his surname over 1000 years ago. There will be a 15 min. question and answer period at the end of the session. 

3:10-4:10pm  “Pinpointing Your Scottish Genetic Homeland” 7 simple steps; everything you will need to know to pinpoint an origin, from which test, and which commercial testing company, to the freely accessible resources that one will need. There will be a 15 min. Q and A period.
4:20-5:20pm   “Case Studies” Practical examples of people who have successfully used their DNA to determine firstly whether their Scottish ancestors were of Celtic, Pictish, Viking, Ancient Briton, or Anglo-Saxon origin, and where precisely they lived; a 15 min. question and answer period at the end. 
5:20-5:30pm  Drawing for prizes.


Registration Fee: $25 for non-members or $20 for Irish Cultural Center members
Fee includes Program, Handouts, Refreshments, Beverages, and Raffle Prizes
Deadline for registration: 14 November 2012, or first 100 people
Do not hesitate to register now!

Turn over for map, registration form





All freeways lead to the downtown Phoenix area.

Exit from I-10 at 7th St. or 7th Ave. (depending on the direction you are coming.

The McClelland Irish Library is (a 4-story Norman Castle, you can’t miss it!) on Central Ave, 3 blocks south of McDowell Road, on west side of Central (across from the Phoenix Public Library), located in Margaret T. Hance Park..

Phoenix Light Rail (from Tempe, Mesa, and north Phoenix) stops near the front of the Library, exit on Roosevelt and walk north one block.


Irish Cultural Center & McClelland Irish Library Membership (ICC)
$30 Senior (62 or older) & Student (valid student ID)
$40 Friend of The Irish Cultural Center & McClelland Irish Library
Membership benefits described on http://azirishlibrary.org/

(Please cut on dotted line, keep top portion, and mail lower portion in with your fee.)

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Registration Form for Scottish DNA Seminar
Registration Fee: $25 for non-members or $20 for Irish Cultural Center members
Fee includes Program, Handouts, Refreshments, Beverages, and Raffle Prizes
Make checks payable to:  Irish Cultural Center Library
1106 North Central Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85004
Tel:  602 864-2351. Call the library to pay by credit card.  Email: dmoneta@cox.net

Deadline for registration: 14 November 2012, or first 100 people
   Do not hesitate to register now!

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