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4766 Lincoln Avenue
Oakland, California
510-531-3905
fhcoakland@gmail.com
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 Classes hosted by the Oakland FamilySearch Library are offered free of charge with an occasional small fee to cover the cost of handouts.  Pre-registration is required as classes may be cancelled when enrollment is insufficient. Pre-register at: fhcoakland@gmail.comor 510-531-3905.


Class and Event Schedule

Date Title Teacher # wks Time





Jul 22
FamilySearch Class for Temple Workers

     1
 11:00A
Jul 26
Family History Consultant Training-Class II
Buss & Olson
     1
  9:30A
Jul 26
Breaking down Your Brick Wall
   King
     1
 11:00A
Jul 26
MacGen Meeting
   George
monthly
  1:30P
Jul 31
Family History Consultant Training-Intro
Buss & Olson
     1
  7:00P
Aug 9
Family History Consultant Training-Intro
Buss & Olson
     1
  9:30A
Aug 9
Youth Ancestral Project of Alameda Co.


 10:00A
Aug 9
Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge
Mattson
      1
  3:00P
Aug 13
East Bay Genealogy Society Meeting

monthly
 10:00A
Aug 13
Mac Users Workshop
George
monthly
   7:00P
Aug 14
Family History Consultant Training-Class II
Buss & Olson
     1
  7:00P
Aug 16
Youth Ancestral Project of Alameda Co.


 10:00A
Aug 17
SFBAJGS Meeting


 12:30P
Aug 23
Mac Users Group Meeting
George
monthly
  1:30P
Sep 6
Grandma Who Are You? Finding Maiden Names
Sellers
      1
  1:00P
Sep 9
Family History Consultant Training-Intro
Buss & Olson
      1
   7:00P
Sep 10
East Bay Genealogy Society Meeting

monthly
 10:00A
Sep 10
Mac Users Workshop

monthly
   7:00P
Sep 13
Working Your Way Around the Wiki
Buss & Olson
      1
  11:00A
Sep 13
Boy Scout Merit Badge

      1
   3:00P
Sep 20
Family History Consultant Training-Intro
Buss & Olson
      1
  11:00A
Sep 24
African American Research Workshop
Ward
monthly
   6:00P
Sep 27
Sourcing Makes It So
Buss & Olson
      1
  11:00A
Sep 27
Mac Users Group Meeting
George
monthly
  1:30P
  • SFBAJGS = San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society
  • AAGSNC = African American Genealogial Society of Northern California

African American Research Workshop - Instructor, Genealogist Alvis Ward Jr. - This is an ongoing free hands-on research workshop comprised of African Americans, also referred to as Black or Afro-American, or those who harmonize with Sub-Saharan Africa, with ancestry, citizenship, or residency in the United States. The workshop is an interactive exchange of research tools, methods and systems, and discussions necessary for progress at individual levels of family histories and genealogies impacted by the 16th Century removal of Africans to America as slaves. No pre-registration is required. For additional information E-Mail :nextleveldna@gmail.com Workshop will not meet during the summer but will resume in September. 

FamilySearch/FamilyTree Class for Temple Workers - Please join us for a hands-on introduction to "The other half of the blessing."  Take this opportunity to have an expert introduce you to the church's program for finding and submitting the your ancestors for the blessings of the temple. Please sign up for the class of your choice on the sign up sheet in the temple or call us at 510-531-3905 or E-mail fhcoakland@gmail.com

Family History Consultant Training Class (Intro) – Instructors, Sisters Buss and Olson, experienced genealogists and teachers serving in the Oakland FS Library. - This class will help High Priest group leaders and family history consultants become empowered to reach out to your ward and excite them to get involved in finding family stories and names to take to the temple. Consultants often ask, “What should I be doing?” We will help you answer that question. Please call or e-mail the Library to reserve your seat in one of these hands-on classes. 510-531-3905 or fhcoakland@gmail.com

Family History Consultant Training Class II. - Instructors, Sisters Buss and Olson, experienced genealogists and teachers serving in the Oakland FS Library. - The ‘To Do's and the Not To Do's of getting around the Family Search/Family Tree web site. Teaching ward members step by step how to help themselves. Please call or e-mail the Library to reserve your seat in one of these hands-on classes. 510-531-3905 or fhcoakland@gmail.com

Grandma, Who Are You?: Finding the Maiden Names in Your Family Tree - Instructor, Janice Sellers, APG - Female relatives can be difficult to trace, but they can be found. This class introduces resources for tracing the women in your family, including family items, oral histories, federal and state census records, immigration records, vital records, church records, journals, newspapers, legal and court records, library archives, and manuscript collections.

Sourcing Makes it So! - Instructors, Sisters Buss and Olson, experienced genealogists and teachers serving in the Oakland FS Library - Learn how to make your Family Tree strong because you have added sources.

Working Your Way Around Wiki – Instructors, Sisters Buss and Olson, experienced genealogists and teachers serving in the Oakland FS Library - Learn ways that Wiki can help you find your ancestors' information.






 

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