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== &nbsp;Daily Class Schedule<u><br></u>  ==
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== Daily Class Schedule<br>  ==
  
=== [https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B_iNaPZr938gc2x6TGdzNVFhNU0/edit?usp=sharing Printable February 2013 Class Schedule]  ===
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=== [https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_iNaPZr938gXzdWUThOY01tT0E/view?usp=sharing '''Printable October 2014 Class Schedule''']  ===
  
=== [https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B_iNaPZr938gWE9DTDNOOWw0RFk/edit?usp=sharing Printable March 2013 Class Schedule] ===
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=== [https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_iNaPZr938gLTNiX3MwdlQwV00/view?usp=sharing '''Printable November/December 2014 Class Schedule'''] ===
  
To print or download the schedule use the Google file menu in the upper left hand corner of the document, not the browser's file menu.&nbsp;<br>  
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To print or download the schedule use the Google file menu in the upper left hand corner of the document, not the browser's file menu.  
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'''For daily class information call 801-240-9601 or 801-240-9603.'''
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'''To sign up for a pre-registration class call 801-240-9618. '''<br>
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==== '''Do You Need Help With Family Tree? '''  ====
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If you would like specific help on any of the basic features of Family Tree, ask at the Welcome Desk or Help Desk for a staff member to help you.
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==== [https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B_iNaPZr938gLTdKcTJRWFQwLWs&usp=sharing To access "Practice" photo, document, or story click HERE<br>]  ====
  
 
= Walk-in Classes<br>  =
 
= Walk-in Classes<br>  =
  
'''No registration is required for these classes. <br>'''  
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=== '''FamilySearch - Family Tree''' ===
  
=== FamilySearch - Family Tree ===
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These classes teach the basic fundamentals of using the Family Tree feature at familysearch.org.
  
These classes teach the fundamentals&nbsp;of using the&nbsp;Family Tree feature&nbsp;at familysearch.org.&nbsp;
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'''''**NEW TIME**'''''<br>
  
 
*'''Monday Series'''
 
*'''Monday Series'''
  
Lecture&nbsp;and On-line Practice<br>Presented by Boyd Willden <br>No registration is necessary.<br>
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Lecture and Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Linda Baker<br>No registration necessary  
  
'''10:00 - 11:30 a.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1328403821525_383" />'''  
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*'''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room 1'''
  
Feb 25: "Accessing and Using FamilySearch Family Tree"<br>Mar 4&nbsp;: "Adding, Correcting, and Restoring Personal Information"<br>Mar 11: "Correcting Couple and Children Relationships, Merging Duplicates, and Attaching Sources from FamilySearch"<br>Mar 18: "Attaching Sources from Various Internet Sites and Organizing Them into Folders"<br>Mar 25: "Storing and Attaching Personal Documents" and "Submitting Ancestors for Temple Ordinances." <br>  
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Oct 20: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”<br>Oct 27: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”<br>Nov 3: “Using 'My Source Box' and FamilySearch.org Sources'”<br>Nov 10: "Creating and Attaching Outside Sources"<br>Nov 17: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"<br>Dec 1: "Using the Merge Feature and Adding Photos &amp; Stories"
  
 
*'''Wednesday Series'''
 
*'''Wednesday Series'''
  
Lecture<br>Presented by Linda Baker<br>No registration necessary<br>
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Lecture and Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Linda Baker<br>No registration necessary  
  
'''7:00 - 8:30 p.m. / Wednesdays&nbsp;-&nbsp;Zion Room C'''<br>  
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*'''7:00 - 8:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Library Training Room 1'''<br>
  
Feb 20: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”<br>Feb 27: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information” <br>Mar 6: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box'”<br>Mar 13: "More Sourcing Features"<br>Mar 20: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"<br>Mar 27: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers" <br>
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&nbsp;Oct 8: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”<br>Oct 15: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”<br>Oct 22: “Using 'My Source Box' and FamilySearch.org Sources'”<br>Oct 29: "Creating and Attaching Outside Sources"<br>Nov 5: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"<br>Nov 12: "Using the Merge Feature and Adding Photos &amp; Stories"  
  
 
*'''Thursday Series'''
 
*'''Thursday Series'''
  
'''<span id="1353002613864S" style="display: none"><span id="1353002615524S" style="display: none">&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;</span>'''Lecture<br>Presented by Linda Baker<br>No registration necessary  
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Lecture and Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Joan Gust<br>No registration necessary<br>
  
'''9:30&nbsp;- 11:00 a.m. / Thursdays - Zion Room C'''  
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*'''9:30 - 11:00 a.m../ Thursdays - Library Training Room 1'''<br>
  
Feb 21: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”<br>Feb 28: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”<br>Mar 7: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box'”<br>Mar 14: “More Sourcing Features”<br>Mar 21: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"<br>Mar 28: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers" &nbsp;&nbsp;
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Oct 23: "Learn How to Use Family Tree and Love It"<br>Oct 30: "How to Share Memories by Using Photos, Stories, Documents"<br>Nov 6: "Attach Sources and Get Names Prepared to Take to the Temple"<br>Nov 13: "Discover NEW Tools, Apps and Partners Using FamilySearch"<br>Nov 20: "Find Your Cousins Using the New Descendancy View"<br>
  
=== Training for Family History Consultants&nbsp; ===
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=== '''Family Tree Sourcing'''  ===
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This class is an introduction to using sources with a hands-on practice of setting up and building a sourcing toolbox, and attaching all types of sources to ancestors in your Family Tree. Researchers of all levels of expertise will benefit from this class.&nbsp;<br>
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Lecture and Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Deane Gearig<br>No registration is necessary.&nbsp;
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*'''10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room 2'''
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Oct 30: "Family Tree Sources - Step by Step"<br>Nov 13: "Family Tree Sources - Step by Step"<br>[[#top|(back to top)]]
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=== '''Training for Family History Consultants''' ===
  
This series of classes is designed to help Ward Family History Consultants learn their duties and increase their skills. Basic computer skills are necessary. Each class is designed to build on knowledge received in the previous class, so it is important to begin training with the first class.<br>  
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This series of classes is designed to help Ward Family History Consultants learn their duties and increase their skills. Basic computer skills are necessary. Each class is designed to build on knowledge received in the previous class, so it is important to begin training with the first class. Please bring a flash drive with you to class.<br>  
  
 
*'''Thursday Series'''
 
*'''Thursday Series'''
  
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room'''
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Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Mark Plehn<br>No registration is necessary.  
  
Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Sherry Zealley<br>No registration is necessary.&nbsp;
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*'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room 1'''<br>
  
Feb 7: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"<br>Feb 14: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Feb 21: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>Feb 28: "Research Fundamentals" <br>  
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Oct 16: "Understanding Your Calling and Starting with Stories"<br>Oct 23: "Get to Know Your Family Tree"<br>Oct 30: "Learn to Use Records"<br>Nov 6: "Perform Temple Ordinances"<br>Nov 13: " Finding People to Help"<br>  
  
Mar 7: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"<br>Mar 14: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Mar 21: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>Mar 28: "Research Fundamentals" <br>
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*'''Saturday Series'''
  
*'''Friday Series'''
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Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Don Whitworth<br>No registration is necessary.
  
'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Fridays - Library&nbsp;Training Room'''  
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*'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Saturdays - Library Training Room 1'''<br>
  
Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Marci Wahlquist<br>No registration is necessary.
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Sep 13: "Understanding Your Calling and Starting with Stories"<br>Sep 20: "Get to Know Your Family Tree"<br>Oct 11: "Learn to Use Records"<br>Oct 18: "Perform Temple Ordinances"<br>Oct 25: " Finding People to Help"<br>  
  
'''No Friday Series in February &nbsp;&nbsp;'''<br>  
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Nov 1: "Understanding Your Calling and Starting with Stories"<br>Nov 8: "Get to Know Your Family Tree"<br>Nov 15: "Learn to Use Records"<br>Nov 22: "Perform Temple Ordinances &amp; Finding People to Help"<br>  
  
Mar 8: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"<br>Mar 15: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Mar 22: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>Mar 29: "Research Fundamentals" <br>
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*'''Saturday Series&nbsp;'''
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=== '''Basic Computer Skills''' ===
  
'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Saturdays - Library Training Room'''
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These two classes teach basic computer skills with hands-on practice. Please bring a flash drive to get the most from this class.  
  
Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Sherry Zealley<br>No registration is necessary.  
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Lecture/Lab<br>Presented by Kenneth Spencer<br>No registration is necessary.  
  
Feb 2: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"<br>Feb 9: "'''Cancelled'''"<br>Feb 16: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Feb 23: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2" <br>Mar 2: &nbsp;Research Fundamentals"
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*'''1:00 - 2:30 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 2'''
  
Mar 9: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"<br>Mar 16: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Mar 23: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>Mar 30: "Research Fundamentals" <br>  
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Oct 21: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 2"<br>Oct 28: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 1"<br>Nov 4: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 2"<br>Nov 11: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 1"<br>Nov 18: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 2"
  
=== Basic Computer Skills&nbsp;  ===
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LectureLab<br>Presented by Colleen Willis<br>No registration is necessary.<br>
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=== '''Basic Internet Skills'''  ===
  
This class teaches basic computer skills and allows for hands-on practice.&nbsp;&nbsp;Please bring a flash drive&nbsp;to&nbsp;get the most from this class.&nbsp;
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This class introduces basic Internet technology and navigation skills. Please bring a flash drive to get the most from this class.  
  
'''1:00 -&nbsp;3:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room'''<br>Mar 7:&nbsp; "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice"<br>Mar 21:&nbsp; "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice"&nbsp;
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Lecture/Lab<br>Presented by <br>No registration is necessary.
  
=== Basic Internet Skills  ===
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*'''''***NEW DAY/TIME COMING SOON'''''***<br>
  
Lecture/Lab<br>Presented by Colleen Willis<br>No registration is necessary.<br>This class introduces basic Internet technology and navigation skills.&nbsp; Please bring a flash drive to get the most from this class.
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'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room'''<br>Feb 14:&nbsp; "Introduction to the Internet Including Hands-on Practice"<br>Feb 28:&nbsp; "Introduction to the Internet Including Hands-on Practice"
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=== Beginning&nbsp;Genealogy Research ===
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=== '''IrfanView''' ===
  
Lecture&nbsp;and Lab<br>Presented by Colleen Willis<br>No registration is necessary.  
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IrfanView is a free graphics editing program designed for capturing and editing photos and documents. It is helpful in acquiring and preparing digital images for family history projects and genealogy programs. This class teaches the basic features and functions of this software. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class to be a good experience.<br>
  
This series of classes teaches the basic elements of genealogical research. Participants should bring a flash drive and a personal pedigree chart to get the most from this class.&nbsp;&nbsp;Students will select an ancestor to research, create a research objective, develop necessary skills in using family history equipment, and learn how to use basic research tools.  
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Lecture/Lab<br>Presented by Sally Briggs<br>No registration is necessary.<br>
  
'''1:00 &nbsp;- 3:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room'''  
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'''&nbsp; '''''<b>***NEW TIME***</b>''  
  
Jan 22: "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"<br>Jan 29: "Selecting an Ancestor"<br>Feb 5: "Tools and Developing Skills"<br>Feb 12: "Internet Genealogy"<br>Feb 19: "Finding Your Way"<br>Feb 26: "Using IrfanView the Free Image Editor"
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*'''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room 1'''
  
Mar 5: "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"<br>Mar 12: "Selecting an Ancestor"<br>Mar 19: "Tools and Developing Skills"<br>Mar 26: "Internet Genealogy"<br>Apr 2: "Finding Your Way"<br>Apr 9: "Using IrfanView the Free Image Editor" <br>  
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Oct 16: "Installing and Using IrfanView Software"<br>Nov 6: "Installing and Using IrfanView Software"<br>Nov 20: "Installing and Using IrfanView Software"<br>  
  
Lecture and Lab<br>Presented by Pat Jensen<br>No registration is necessary.
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'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room'''  
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=== '''Beginning Genealogy Research''' ===
  
Feb 19: "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"<br>Feb 26: "Selecting an Ancestor"<br>Mar 5: "Tools and Developing Skills"<br>Mar 12: "Internet Genealogy"<br>Mar 19: "Finding Your Way"<br>Mar 26: "Using IrfanView the Free Image Editor" '''<br> '''
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This series of classes teaches the basic elements of genealogical research. Participants should bring a flash drive and a personal pedigree chart to get the most from this class. Students will select an ancestor to research, create a research objective, develop necessary skills in using family history equipment, and learn how to use basic research tools.
  
=== United States Research  ===
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'''**''* NEW DAY/TIME ***'''''
  
Lecture/Lab Course<br>Presented by Pat Jensen<br>No registration is necessary.
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Lecture and Lab<br>Presented by Carolyn Baker<br>No registration is necessary <br>
  
<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347396670296_767" />These classes provide instruction in genealogical research for the '''United States'''.&nbsp;&nbsp;Numerous record sources will be defined and where to access them will be explained.&nbsp;&nbsp;Basic computer skills are necessary. Attendees must have a working knowledge of basic Family History research techniques or have completed the Basic Genealogy Research Class offered at the library as a walk-in class described above.
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*'''9:30 - 11:30 a.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room 1'''<br>
  
*'''Monday Series'''
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Oct 6: "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"<br>Oct 13: "Selecting an Ancestor"<br>Oct 20: "Finding Your Way"<br>Oct 27: "Online Resources"
  
'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room'''
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Nov 3: "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"<br>Nov 10: "Selecting an Ancestor"<br>Nov 17: "Finding Your Way"<br>Nov 24: "Online Resources" <br>
  
Jan 28:&nbsp; “Paleography / Old Handwriting”<br>Feb 4:&nbsp; '''Cancelled'''<br>Feb 11:&nbsp; “Census Records”'''&nbsp;<br>'''Feb 18:&nbsp; '''Holiday - No Class'''<br>Feb 25:&nbsp; "Vital Records"'''<br>'''Mar 4:&nbsp; "U.S. Church Records"<br>Mar 11:&nbsp;&nbsp;"LDS Church Records"'''&nbsp;<br>'''Mar 18:&nbsp; “Land Records”<br>Mar 25:&nbsp; "Probate Records"<br>Apr 1:&nbsp; "Military Records"<br>Apr 8:&nbsp; "Immigration and Emigration, Naturalization Records" <br>
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=== Research Helps ===
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=== '''United States Research''' ===
  
Lecture<br>Presented by Ron Ray<br>No registration is necessary.  
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These classes define types of records used in United States research that give names, dates, places, and relationships of your ancestors. Learn where to find these records online, on microfilm, and in books. Instructions on how to extract and interpret the information found in these various records about your ancestors and how it can be used to extend your family lines will be given.<br>
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<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347396670296_767" />Lecture/Lab Course<br>Presented by Jill Shoemaker<br>No registration is necessary.  
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*&nbsp;'''10:00 - 11:30 a.m. / Saturdays - Library Training Room 2&nbsp;'''''<b>&nbsp;</b>''
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Oct 11: "A Switch of Allegiance - The Records of Becoming an American”<br>Oct 25: “Finding Your Ancestor's Story in United States Records”<br>Nov 1: “Getting Counted - Rightly or Wrongly - In the United States Census”<br>Nov 8: “An Inheritance of Records Through Proving Wills and Dividing Property”<br>Nov 22: “Family History Meets the Military: In Which War Did Your Ancestor Serve?”<br>
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=== '''Research Helps'''  ===
  
 
This is a series of classes with varying topics intended to provide helpful information on family history research.  
 
This is a series of classes with varying topics intended to provide helpful information on family history research.  
  
'''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Tuesdays'''
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Lecture<br>Presented by Ron Ray<br>No registration is necessary.  
  
Mar 12:&nbsp; "Best Family History Web Sites - Where the Pros Search #1<br>Mar 19:&nbsp; "Best Family History Web Sites - Where the Pros Search #2<br>Mar 26:&nbsp; "Best Family Hsitory Web Sites - Where the Pros Search #3<br>
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*'''3:30 - 5:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Training Room 2'''
  
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Wednesdays'''
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Oct 21: "Utah Research"<br>Oct 28: "Census Records"
  
Feb 6: "FamilySearch Family Tree"<br>Feb 13: "Family Tree Photos - Free Cloud Storage for Family Tree"<br>Feb 20: "Fold 3 - Searching Military Records and Utah Databases"<br>Feb 27: "The Magic in RootsMagic"
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Nov 4: "Descendancy Research - Millions to Find"<br>Nov 11: "Newspapers - Stories of Your Ancestors"<br>  
  
Mar 6:&nbsp; "Immigration and Naturalization Records"&nbsp;<br> Mar 13: "Best Family History Web Sites - Where the Pros Search #1<br>Mar 20: "Best Family History Web Sites - Where the Pros Search #2<br>Mar 27: "Best Family Hsitory Web Sites - Where the Pros Search #3<br>
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*'''7:00 - 8:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Training Room 2<br>'''
  
=== Ancestral Quest&nbsp;  ===
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Nov 5: "Understanding MS Word for Sources, Stories, and More"<br>Nov 12: "Using MS Word with Snipping Tool (Capture Anything)"
  
Lecture and Lab<br>Presented by Bud Wood<br>No registration is necessary.
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This is an&nbsp;8 week course designed for current and new users of Ancestral Quest.&nbsp; The class teaches the features and functions of the program and will give students some hands-on practice.&nbsp;&nbsp;Basic&nbsp;computer skills are necessary.&nbsp;
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=== '''Brick Walls: Facing Difficult Problems'''<br>  ===
  
'''10:30 a.m. - noon / Wednesdays - Library Training Room'''
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This class will discuss how to organize a plan to research difficult problem areas, how to evaluate the known information, collaboration with other researchers, and how to find records and information from alternative research sources.<br>
  
Jan 9:&nbsp; "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"<br>Jan 16: &nbsp;"Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"<br>Jan 23:&nbsp; "Nice Options and Features"<br>Jan 30:&nbsp; "Essential Operations"<br>Feb 6:&nbsp;&nbsp; "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"<br>Feb 13:&nbsp; "Collaboration"<br>Feb 20:&nbsp; "Search Techniques"<br>Feb 27:&nbsp; "Match / Merge, etc."
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Lecture &amp; Hands-on Lab<br>Presented by Tom and Betsy Neil<br>No registration is necessary<br>  
  
Mar 6: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"<br>Mar 13: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"<br>Mar 20: "Nice Options and Features"<br>Mar 27: "Essential Operations"<br>Apr 3: "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"<br>Apr 10: "Collaboration"<br>Apr 17: "Search Techniques"<br>Apr 24: "Match / Merge, etc." <br>  
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*'''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Training Room 2'''<br>
  
'''1:00 - 2:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Library Training Room'''
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Oct 1: "Your Plan of Attack"<br>Oct 8: "Breaching the Wall with What You Know"<br>Oct 15: "But the Courthouse Burned Down"<br>Oct 22: "Return and Review"
  
Jan 30: "Essential Operations"<br>Feb 6: "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"<br>Feb 13: "Collaboration"<br>Feb 20: "Search Techniques"<br>Feb 27: "Match / Merge, etc."
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Oct 29: "Your Plan of Attack"<br>Nov 5: "Breaching the Wall with What You Know"<br>Nov 12: "But the Courthouse Burned Down"<br>Nov 19: "Return and Review"<br>  
  
Mar 6: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"<br>Mar 13: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"<br>Mar 20: "Nice Options and Features"<br>Mar 27: "Essential Operations"<br>Apr 3: "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"<br>Apr 10: "Collaboration"<br>Apr 17: "Search Techniques"<br>Apr 24: "Match / Merge, etc." <br>
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=== Basic FamilySearch Indexing ===
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=== '''Macs and Genealogy''' ===
  
Lecture and Lab<br> Presented by Brad Jensen<br> No registration necessary.  
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This class will discuss basic Mac Operating System, OSX, Mavericks, including functions, short cuts, and integrating your Mac for Family History. We will discuss software, APPS, websites, genealogy utility APPS, the wireless Bluetooth, Mac tract pad, and Mac Bluetooth mouse. If possible, bring your Mac laptop to follow along with the lecture.  
  
This class teaches the basics of FamilySearch Indexing:&nbsp; registration, program navigation and features, data entry techniques and tools, etc.&nbsp; Basic computer skills are necessary.
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Lecture &amp; Hands-on Lab <br>Presented by Alan LaPearle<br>No registration is necessary  
  
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Room 1288'''  
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*'''1:00 - 2:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Training Room 2'''
  
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Oct 22: "Using Your Mac for Family History and Research" <br>Nov 5: "Using Your Mac for Family History and Research"<br>Nov 19: "Using Your Mac for Family History and Research"
  
=== Italian Indexing<br>  ===
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Lecture and Lab<br>Presented by Brad Jensen<br>No registration necessary.
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=== '''LDS Records'''<br> ===
  
This class teaches how to index Italian records.&nbsp; Italian records are a high priority FamilySearch Indexing project.&nbsp; No Italian language skills are needed.&nbsp; Basic computer skills are necessary and attendees should have indexing experience or completed the Basic Indexing class. <br>  
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This class will show the various records, books and stories available at the Church History Library, including special collections of membership records, family histories, membership records on film strips, and microfiche. <br>  
  
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Room 1288'''
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Lecture and Demonstration<br>Presented by Garry Banks<br>No registration is necessary
  
Feb 14:&nbsp; Indexing Italian Birth Records
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*'''9:30 - 11:00 a.m. / Wednesdays - Training Room 1'''<br>
  
=== Salt Lake Family History Library Broadcasts  ===
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Oct 29: "The Story Lives Here: Church History Library"<br>Nov 12: "The Story Lives Here: Church History Library"<br>
  
Presented by Salt Lake Family History Library Staff<br>No registration necessary
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These classes are broadcast live from the Salt Lake Family History Library to our training room periodically.<br>
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=== '''Fast Accurate Research'''  ===
  
'''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. /&nbsp;Saturday&nbsp;'''
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These classes are designed to help patrons locate online information and records using tips and strategies that help narrow searches for your Ancestor's information. A working knowledge of computer and internet skills is necessary for a good experience in these classes. These classes would be particularly helpful for&nbsp; serious researchers and youth in learning additional researching techniques.<br>
  
Feb 16:&nbsp; Spanish Language Class&nbsp; - "FamilySearch Family Tree"  
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Lecture and Demonstration<br>Presented by Van Celaya<br>No registration is necessary.<br>
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*'''Tuesday Series<br>'''
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*'''12:00 - 1:30 p.m. - Library Training Room 1'''<br>
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Oct 21: "Finding Your Ancestors Using Advanced Google Searches"<br>Oct 28: "Affiliate Internet Websites and Other Advanced Sites"
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Nov 4: "Tips and Techniques on Finding Your Ancestors in FamilySearch"<br>Nov 11: "Finding Your Ancestors Using Advanced Google Searches"<br>Nov 18: "Affiliate Internet Websites and Other Advanced Sites" <br>Nov 25: "Tips and Techniques on Finding Your Ancestors in FamilySearch"<br>
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*'''Thursday Series&nbsp; ''***New Time***''<br>'''
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*'''8:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Library Training Room 2'''<br>
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Oct 16: "Tips and Techniques on Finding Your Ancestors in FamilySearch"<br>Oct 23: "Finding Your Ancestors Using Advanced Google Searches"<br>Oct 30: "Affiliate Internet Websites and Other Advanced Sites"
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Nov 6: "Tips and Techniques on Finding Your Ancestors in FamilySearch"<br>Nov 13: "Finding Your Ancestors Using Advanced Google Searches"<br>Nov 20: "Affiliate Internet Websites and Other Advanced Sites"<br>
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*'''Saturday Series&nbsp; ''***New Time***'''''<br>
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*'''2:00 - 3:30 p.m. - Library Training Room 2'''<br>
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Oct 18: "Tips and Techniques on Finding Your Ancestors in FamilySearch"<br>Oct 25: "Finding Your Ancestors Using Advanced Google Searches"<br>Nov 1: "Affiliate Internet Websites and Other Advanced Sites"
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Nov 8: "Tips and Techniques on Finding Your Ancestors in FamilySearch"<br>Nov 15: "Finding Your Ancestors Using Advanced Google Searches"<br>Nov 22: "Affiliate Internet Websites and Other Advanced Sites"<br>
  
 
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= Pre-registration Classes  =
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=== '''General Family History Helps'''<br>  ===
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These classes teach general organizational helps and Apps that are specific to Family History Work. <br> Lecture and Lab<br>Presented by Bud Wood<br>No registration is necessary<br>
 +
 
 +
*'''10:00 - 11:30 a.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 1'''<br>
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 +
Oct 28: "Are Your Files Messed Up? How to Organize Your Personal Genealogy Files"<br>Nov 4: "Sure &amp; Complete Backups. Find Out How to be Sure Your Backups are Safe &amp; That Everything<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; You Want Backed Up Is"<br>Nov 11: "Organizing Your Relatives - Creating Personal Folders &amp; What to Put in Them"<br>Nov 18: "New Family History Apps for the Ipad - What are they? How do They Work"
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*'''1:30 - 3:00 p.m. / Wednesdays - Library Training Room 1'''<br>
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Oct 29:"Are Your Files Messed Up? How to Organize Your Personal Genealogy Files"<br>Nov 5: "Sure &amp; Complete Backups. Find Out How to be Sure Your Backups are Safe &amp; That Everything &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; You Want Backed Up Is"<br>Nov 12: "Organizing Your Relatives - Creating Personal Folders &amp; What to Put in Them"<br>Nov 19: "New Family History Apps for the Ipad - What are they? How do They Work" <br>
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=== '''Ancestral Quest'''  ===
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This is an 8 week course designed for current and new users of Ancestral Quest. The class teaches the features and functions of the program and will give students some hands-on practice. Basic computer skills are necessary.
 +
 
 +
Lecture and Lab<br>Presented by Bud Wood<br>No registration is necessary.
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 +
*'''''***NEW TIME***'''''
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*'''10:00 - 11:30 a.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 1'''
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Sep 2: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"<br>Sep 9: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"<br>Sep 16: "Sources"<br>Sep 23: "Photos and Screen Tabs"<br>Sep 30:"Customization, Printing, and Backups"<br>Oct 7: "Search Techniques"<br>Oct 14: "Match/Merge, etc."<br>Oct 21: "Collaboration" <br>
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*'''1:30 - 3:00 p.m. / Wednesdays - Library Training Room 1'''
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Sep 3: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"<br>Sep 10: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"<br>Sep 17: "Sources"<br>Sep 24: "Photos and Screen Tabs"<br>Oct 1:"Customization, Printing, and Backups"<br>Oct 8: "Search Techniques"<br>Oct 15: "Match/Merge, etc."<br>Oct 22: "Collaboration" <br>
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= '''Pre-registration Classes''' =
  
 
'''Pre-registration is required for these classes.'''<br>'''Call 801-240-9618 to register.'''<br>  
 
'''Pre-registration is required for these classes.'''<br>'''Call 801-240-9618 to register.'''<br>  
  
=== RootsMagic ===
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=== '''Indexing Workshops - Basic and Italian'''<br> ===
  
Lecture/Lab Course (Limited to 24 participants.)<br>Presented by Margaret Peterson. <br>  
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'''Pre-registration is required. Call 801-240-9618 to register for this course or add your name to a waiting list for a future class.'''<br>  
  
'''Pre-registration is required. Call 801-240-9618 to register for this course or add your name to a waiting list for a future class.<br>'''
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<u>The Basic Indexing class</u> teaches basic indexing skills, how to read old English handwriting and other basic language resources and helps available, as well as the arbitration process. This class will be helpful for all levels of indexers.
  
This is a four week course that teaches the basic features and capabilities of the genealogy data management program RootsMagic, which is approved new FamilySearch affiliate software, and will provide hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary. Some experience with RootsMagic will be helpful.<br>  
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<u>The Italian Indexing class</u> teaches how to index Italian records, which is a high priority FamilySearch Indexing project. Italian language skills are not needed for this class. However, Basic Indexing skills or some indexing experience would be helpful. Handouts will be provided. <u></u>  
  
'''11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. / Fridays - Library Training Room'''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
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<u>Open Lab classes</u> will offer any help with all indexing issues.<br>
  
Feb 22: "Getting Started with RootsMagic"<br>Mar 1: "Using RootsMagic-To-Go"<br>Mar 8:&nbsp; "Interfacing withFamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Mar 15: "Interfacing with FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>Mar 22: "Filtering, Sources and Working with Files" <br>  
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Lecture and Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Rose Scott and Sandi Bigelow<br>  
  
=== Legacy 7.5 ===
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*'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Training Room 1'''
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Oct 21: "Indexing - Open Lab"
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Nov 4: "Getting Started: Basic Indexing"<br>Nov 11: "Indexing Italian Records"<br>Nov 18: "Indexing - Open Lab"
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=== '''RootsMagic''' ===
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'''Pre-registration is required. Call 801-240-9618 to register for this course or add your name to a waiting list for a future class.'''
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This course teaches the basic features and capabilities of the genealogy data management program RootsMagic, which is approved FamilySearch affiliate software, and will provide hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary. Some experience with RootsMagic will be helpful.
 +
 
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*'''Wednesday Series'''
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Lecture/Lab Course (Limited to 22 participants.)<br>Presented by Ron Ray
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*'''7:00 - 8:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Library Training Room 2'''<br>
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Oct 1: "Basic Keys and Sharing with Family Tree"<br>Oct 8: "Images, Videos, PDF Files"<br>Oct 15: "Sources, PDF Files"<br>Oct 22: "Creating Useful Reports"<br>Oct 29: "RootsMagic - More Cool Features"<br>
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*'''Friday Series'''
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Lecture/Lab Course (Limited to 24 participants.)<br>Presented by Margaret Peterson.
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 +
*'''11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. / Fridays - Library Training Room 1'''
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Oct 17: "Getting Started with RootsMagic"<br>Oct 24: "Using RootsMagic-To-Go"<br>Oct 31: "Interfacing with FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Nov 7: "Interfacing with FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>Nov 14: "Filtering, Sources and Working with Files"<br>
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Lecture / Lab Course<br>Presented by John Baker
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=== '''Legacy 8'''  ===
  
'''Pre-registration is required. Call 801-240-9618 to register for this course or add your name to a waiting list for a future class.&nbsp;'''  
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'''Pre-registration is required. Call 801-240-9618 to register for this course or add your name to a waiting list for a future class.'''  
  
This is a five week course that teaches the basic features and capabilities of the genealogy data management program Legacy 7.5, which is approved new FamilySearch affiliate software, and provides hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary. Some experience with Legacy 7.5 will be helpful.  
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This is a four week course that teaches the basic features and capabilities of the genealogy data management program Legacy 8, which is approved FamilySearch affiliate software, and provides hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary. Some experience with Legacy 8 will be helpful.  
  
*'''Tuesday Series'''
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Lecture / Lab Course (Limited to 22 participants.)<br>Presented by John Baker
  
'''10:00 -&nbsp; 11:30 a.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room'''  
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*'''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room 2 &nbsp;&nbsp; '''<br>
  
Feb 12: "Getting Started with Legacy 7.5"<br>Feb 19: "12-Step Checklist, Also Tips and Tricks"<br>Feb 26: "Sources and Chronologies"<br>Mar 5: "Interfacing with Family Tree"<br>
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Oct 13: "Getting Started with Legacy 8"<br>Oct 20: "12-Step Checklist, Also Tips and Tricks"<br>Oct 27: "Sources and Chronologies"<br>Nov 3: "Interfacing with Family Tree"  
  
Mar 12: "Getting Started with Legacy 7.5"<br>Mar 19: "12-Step Checklist, Also Tips and Tricks"<br>Mar 26: "Sources and Chronologies"<br>Apr 2: "Interfacing with Family Tree"<br>  
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Nov 10: "Getting Started with Legacy 8"<br>Nov 17: "12-Step Checklist, Also Tips and Tricks"<br>Nov 24: "Sources and Chronologies"<br>Dec 1: "Interfacing with Family Tree"<u><br></u><u>[[#top|(back to top)]]</u>  
  
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Latest revision as of 23:27, 21 October 2014

Riverton
FamilySearch Library
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3740 West Market Center Drive
(13175 South)

Riverton, Utah 84065-8026
801-240-9601


OPEN
Monday and Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday
9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


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Contents


Daily Class Schedule

Printable October 2014 Class Schedule

Printable November/December 2014 Class Schedule

To print or download the schedule use the Google file menu in the upper left hand corner of the document, not the browser's file menu.

For daily class information call 801-240-9601 or 801-240-9603.

To sign up for a pre-registration class call 801-240-9618.

Do You Need Help With Family Tree?

If you would like specific help on any of the basic features of Family Tree, ask at the Welcome Desk or Help Desk for a staff member to help you.

To access "Practice" photo, document, or story click HERE

Walk-in Classes

FamilySearch - Family Tree

These classes teach the basic fundamentals of using the Family Tree feature at familysearch.org.

**NEW TIME**

  • Monday Series

Lecture and Hands-on Practice
Presented by Linda Baker
No registration necessary

  • 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room 1

Oct 20: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”
Oct 27: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”
Nov 3: “Using 'My Source Box' and FamilySearch.org Sources'”
Nov 10: "Creating and Attaching Outside Sources"
Nov 17: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"
Dec 1: "Using the Merge Feature and Adding Photos & Stories"

  • Wednesday Series

Lecture and Hands-on Practice
Presented by Linda Baker
No registration necessary

  • 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Library Training Room 1

 Oct 8: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”
Oct 15: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”
Oct 22: “Using 'My Source Box' and FamilySearch.org Sources'”
Oct 29: "Creating and Attaching Outside Sources"
Nov 5: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"
Nov 12: "Using the Merge Feature and Adding Photos & Stories"

  • Thursday Series

Lecture and Hands-on Practice
Presented by Joan Gust
No registration necessary

  • 9:30 - 11:00 a.m../ Thursdays - Library Training Room 1

Oct 23: "Learn How to Use Family Tree and Love It"
Oct 30: "How to Share Memories by Using Photos, Stories, Documents"
Nov 6: "Attach Sources and Get Names Prepared to Take to the Temple"
Nov 13: "Discover NEW Tools, Apps and Partners Using FamilySearch"
Nov 20: "Find Your Cousins Using the New Descendancy View"

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Family Tree Sourcing

This class is an introduction to using sources with a hands-on practice of setting up and building a sourcing toolbox, and attaching all types of sources to ancestors in your Family Tree. Researchers of all levels of expertise will benefit from this class. 

Lecture and Hands-on Practice
Presented by Deane Gearig
No registration is necessary. 

  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room 2

Oct 30: "Family Tree Sources - Step by Step"
Nov 13: "Family Tree Sources - Step by Step"
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Training for Family History Consultants

This series of classes is designed to help Ward Family History Consultants learn their duties and increase their skills. Basic computer skills are necessary. Each class is designed to build on knowledge received in the previous class, so it is important to begin training with the first class. Please bring a flash drive with you to class.

  • Thursday Series

Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice
Presented by Mark Plehn
No registration is necessary.

  • 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room 1

Oct 16: "Understanding Your Calling and Starting with Stories"
Oct 23: "Get to Know Your Family Tree"
Oct 30: "Learn to Use Records"
Nov 6: "Perform Temple Ordinances"
Nov 13: " Finding People to Help"

  • Saturday Series

Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice
Presented by Don Whitworth
No registration is necessary.

  • 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Saturdays - Library Training Room 1

Sep 13: "Understanding Your Calling and Starting with Stories"
Sep 20: "Get to Know Your Family Tree"
Oct 11: "Learn to Use Records"
Oct 18: "Perform Temple Ordinances"
Oct 25: " Finding People to Help"

Nov 1: "Understanding Your Calling and Starting with Stories"
Nov 8: "Get to Know Your Family Tree"
Nov 15: "Learn to Use Records"
Nov 22: "Perform Temple Ordinances & Finding People to Help"

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Basic Computer Skills

These two classes teach basic computer skills with hands-on practice. Please bring a flash drive to get the most from this class.

Lecture/Lab
Presented by Kenneth Spencer
No registration is necessary.

  • 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 2

Oct 21: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 2"
Oct 28: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 1"
Nov 4: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 2"
Nov 11: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 1"
Nov 18: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 2"

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Basic Internet Skills

This class introduces basic Internet technology and navigation skills. Please bring a flash drive to get the most from this class.

Lecture/Lab
Presented by
No registration is necessary.

  • ***NEW DAY/TIME COMING SOON***


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IrfanView

IrfanView is a free graphics editing program designed for capturing and editing photos and documents. It is helpful in acquiring and preparing digital images for family history projects and genealogy programs. This class teaches the basic features and functions of this software. Basic computer skills are necessary for this class to be a good experience.

Lecture/Lab
Presented by Sally Briggs
No registration is necessary.

  ***NEW TIME***

  • 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room 1

Oct 16: "Installing and Using IrfanView Software"
Nov 6: "Installing and Using IrfanView Software"
Nov 20: "Installing and Using IrfanView Software"

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Beginning Genealogy Research

This series of classes teaches the basic elements of genealogical research. Participants should bring a flash drive and a personal pedigree chart to get the most from this class. Students will select an ancestor to research, create a research objective, develop necessary skills in using family history equipment, and learn how to use basic research tools.

*** NEW DAY/TIME ***

Lecture and Lab
Presented by Carolyn Baker
No registration is necessary

  • 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room 1

Oct 6: "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"
Oct 13: "Selecting an Ancestor"
Oct 20: "Finding Your Way"
Oct 27: "Online Resources"

Nov 3: "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"
Nov 10: "Selecting an Ancestor"
Nov 17: "Finding Your Way"
Nov 24: "Online Resources"

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United States Research

These classes define types of records used in United States research that give names, dates, places, and relationships of your ancestors. Learn where to find these records online, on microfilm, and in books. Instructions on how to extract and interpret the information found in these various records about your ancestors and how it can be used to extend your family lines will be given.

Lecture/Lab Course
Presented by Jill Shoemaker
No registration is necessary.

  •  10:00 - 11:30 a.m. / Saturdays - Library Training Room 2  

Oct 11: "A Switch of Allegiance - The Records of Becoming an American”
Oct 25: “Finding Your Ancestor's Story in United States Records”
Nov 1: “Getting Counted - Rightly or Wrongly - In the United States Census”
Nov 8: “An Inheritance of Records Through Proving Wills and Dividing Property”
Nov 22: “Family History Meets the Military: In Which War Did Your Ancestor Serve?”

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Research Helps

This is a series of classes with varying topics intended to provide helpful information on family history research.

Lecture
Presented by Ron Ray
No registration is necessary.

  • 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Training Room 2

Oct 21: "Utah Research"
Oct 28: "Census Records"

Nov 4: "Descendancy Research - Millions to Find"
Nov 11: "Newspapers - Stories of Your Ancestors"

  • 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Training Room 2

Nov 5: "Understanding MS Word for Sources, Stories, and More"
Nov 12: "Using MS Word with Snipping Tool (Capture Anything)"

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Brick Walls: Facing Difficult Problems

This class will discuss how to organize a plan to research difficult problem areas, how to evaluate the known information, collaboration with other researchers, and how to find records and information from alternative research sources.

Lecture & Hands-on Lab
Presented by Tom and Betsy Neil
No registration is necessary

  • 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Training Room 2

Oct 1: "Your Plan of Attack"
Oct 8: "Breaching the Wall with What You Know"
Oct 15: "But the Courthouse Burned Down"
Oct 22: "Return and Review"

Oct 29: "Your Plan of Attack"
Nov 5: "Breaching the Wall with What You Know"
Nov 12: "But the Courthouse Burned Down"
Nov 19: "Return and Review"

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Macs and Genealogy

This class will discuss basic Mac Operating System, OSX, Mavericks, including functions, short cuts, and integrating your Mac for Family History. We will discuss software, APPS, websites, genealogy utility APPS, the wireless Bluetooth, Mac tract pad, and Mac Bluetooth mouse. If possible, bring your Mac laptop to follow along with the lecture.

Lecture & Hands-on Lab
Presented by Alan LaPearle
No registration is necessary

  • 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Training Room 2

Oct 22: "Using Your Mac for Family History and Research"
Nov 5: "Using Your Mac for Family History and Research"
Nov 19: "Using Your Mac for Family History and Research"

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LDS Records

This class will show the various records, books and stories available at the Church History Library, including special collections of membership records, family histories, membership records on film strips, and microfiche.

Lecture and Demonstration
Presented by Garry Banks
No registration is necessary

  • 9:30 - 11:00 a.m. / Wednesdays - Training Room 1

Oct 29: "The Story Lives Here: Church History Library"
Nov 12: "The Story Lives Here: Church History Library"

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Fast Accurate Research

These classes are designed to help patrons locate online information and records using tips and strategies that help narrow searches for your Ancestor's information. A working knowledge of computer and internet skills is necessary for a good experience in these classes. These classes would be particularly helpful for  serious researchers and youth in learning additional researching techniques.

Lecture and Demonstration
Presented by Van Celaya
No registration is necessary.

  • Tuesday Series
  • 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. - Library Training Room 1

Oct 21: "Finding Your Ancestors Using Advanced Google Searches"
Oct 28: "Affiliate Internet Websites and Other Advanced Sites"

Nov 4: "Tips and Techniques on Finding Your Ancestors in FamilySearch"
Nov 11: "Finding Your Ancestors Using Advanced Google Searches"
Nov 18: "Affiliate Internet Websites and Other Advanced Sites"
Nov 25: "Tips and Techniques on Finding Your Ancestors in FamilySearch"

  • Thursday Series  ***New Time***
  • 8:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Library Training Room 2

Oct 16: "Tips and Techniques on Finding Your Ancestors in FamilySearch"
Oct 23: "Finding Your Ancestors Using Advanced Google Searches"
Oct 30: "Affiliate Internet Websites and Other Advanced Sites"

Nov 6: "Tips and Techniques on Finding Your Ancestors in FamilySearch"
Nov 13: "Finding Your Ancestors Using Advanced Google Searches"
Nov 20: "Affiliate Internet Websites and Other Advanced Sites"

  • Saturday Series  ***New Time***
  • 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. - Library Training Room 2

Oct 18: "Tips and Techniques on Finding Your Ancestors in FamilySearch"
Oct 25: "Finding Your Ancestors Using Advanced Google Searches"
Nov 1: "Affiliate Internet Websites and Other Advanced Sites"

Nov 8: "Tips and Techniques on Finding Your Ancestors in FamilySearch"
Nov 15: "Finding Your Ancestors Using Advanced Google Searches"
Nov 22: "Affiliate Internet Websites and Other Advanced Sites"

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General Family History Helps

These classes teach general organizational helps and Apps that are specific to Family History Work.
Lecture and Lab
Presented by Bud Wood
No registration is necessary

  • 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 1

Oct 28: "Are Your Files Messed Up? How to Organize Your Personal Genealogy Files"
Nov 4: "Sure & Complete Backups. Find Out How to be Sure Your Backups are Safe & That Everything
            You Want Backed Up Is"
Nov 11: "Organizing Your Relatives - Creating Personal Folders & What to Put in Them"
Nov 18: "New Family History Apps for the Ipad - What are they? How do They Work"

  • 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. / Wednesdays - Library Training Room 1

Oct 29:"Are Your Files Messed Up? How to Organize Your Personal Genealogy Files"
Nov 5: "Sure & Complete Backups. Find Out How to be Sure Your Backups are Safe & That Everything             You Want Backed Up Is"
Nov 12: "Organizing Your Relatives - Creating Personal Folders & What to Put in Them"
Nov 19: "New Family History Apps for the Ipad - What are they? How do They Work"

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Ancestral Quest

This is an 8 week course designed for current and new users of Ancestral Quest. The class teaches the features and functions of the program and will give students some hands-on practice. Basic computer skills are necessary.

Lecture and Lab
Presented by Bud Wood
No registration is necessary.

  • ***NEW TIME***
  • 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 1

Sep 2: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"
Sep 9: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"
Sep 16: "Sources"
Sep 23: "Photos and Screen Tabs"
Sep 30:"Customization, Printing, and Backups"
Oct 7: "Search Techniques"
Oct 14: "Match/Merge, etc."
Oct 21: "Collaboration"

  • 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. / Wednesdays - Library Training Room 1

Sep 3: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"
Sep 10: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"
Sep 17: "Sources"
Sep 24: "Photos and Screen Tabs"
Oct 1:"Customization, Printing, and Backups"
Oct 8: "Search Techniques"
Oct 15: "Match/Merge, etc."
Oct 22: "Collaboration"

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Pre-registration Classes

Pre-registration is required for these classes.
Call 801-240-9618 to register.

Indexing Workshops - Basic and Italian

Pre-registration is required. Call 801-240-9618 to register for this course or add your name to a waiting list for a future class.

The Basic Indexing class teaches basic indexing skills, how to read old English handwriting and other basic language resources and helps available, as well as the arbitration process. This class will be helpful for all levels of indexers.

The Italian Indexing class teaches how to index Italian records, which is a high priority FamilySearch Indexing project. Italian language skills are not needed for this class. However, Basic Indexing skills or some indexing experience would be helpful. Handouts will be provided.

Open Lab classes will offer any help with all indexing issues.

Lecture and Hands-on Practice
Presented by Rose Scott and Sandi Bigelow

  • 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Training Room 1

Oct 21: "Indexing - Open Lab"

Nov 4: "Getting Started: Basic Indexing"
Nov 11: "Indexing Italian Records"
Nov 18: "Indexing - Open Lab"

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RootsMagic

Pre-registration is required. Call 801-240-9618 to register for this course or add your name to a waiting list for a future class.

This course teaches the basic features and capabilities of the genealogy data management program RootsMagic, which is approved FamilySearch affiliate software, and will provide hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary. Some experience with RootsMagic will be helpful.

  • Wednesday Series

Lecture/Lab Course (Limited to 22 participants.)
Presented by Ron Ray

  • 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Library Training Room 2

Oct 1: "Basic Keys and Sharing with Family Tree"
Oct 8: "Images, Videos, PDF Files"
Oct 15: "Sources, PDF Files"
Oct 22: "Creating Useful Reports"
Oct 29: "RootsMagic - More Cool Features"

  • Friday Series

Lecture/Lab Course (Limited to 24 participants.)
Presented by Margaret Peterson.

  • 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. / Fridays - Library Training Room 1

Oct 17: "Getting Started with RootsMagic"
Oct 24: "Using RootsMagic-To-Go"
Oct 31: "Interfacing with FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"
Nov 7: "Interfacing with FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"
Nov 14: "Filtering, Sources and Working with Files"

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Legacy 8

Pre-registration is required. Call 801-240-9618 to register for this course or add your name to a waiting list for a future class.

This is a four week course that teaches the basic features and capabilities of the genealogy data management program Legacy 8, which is approved FamilySearch affiliate software, and provides hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary. Some experience with Legacy 8 will be helpful.

Lecture / Lab Course (Limited to 22 participants.)
Presented by John Baker

  • 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room 2   

Oct 13: "Getting Started with Legacy 8"
Oct 20: "12-Step Checklist, Also Tips and Tricks"
Oct 27: "Sources and Chronologies"
Nov 3: "Interfacing with Family Tree"

Nov 10: "Getting Started with Legacy 8"
Nov 17: "12-Step Checklist, Also Tips and Tricks"
Nov 24: "Sources and Chronologies"
Dec 1: "Interfacing with Family Tree"
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