Brigham City Utah Family History Center/Classes

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Thursday Oct 10 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Questions and Answers, taught by Barry Evans<br>This class provides answers to questions about Family Tree. Brother Evans is a missionary for Family Search and has the answers to solve problems in Family Tree. Come with questions and learn more about Family Tree.  
 
Thursday Oct 10 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Questions and Answers, taught by Barry Evans<br>This class provides answers to questions about Family Tree. Brother Evans is a missionary for Family Search and has the answers to solve problems in Family Tree. Come with questions and learn more about Family Tree.  
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Tuesday Oct 15 - 1:00 pm - Family Tree Beginning, taught by Ann Jones<br>This class teaches the basics of Family Tree from logging on to maneuvering through different aspects on the tree page and the person page. Adding information and searching will also be taught if time during the lesson.  
 
Tuesday Oct 15 - 1:00 pm - Family Tree Beginning, taught by Ann Jones<br>This class teaches the basics of Family Tree from logging on to maneuvering through different aspects on the tree page and the person page. Adding information and searching will also be taught if time during the lesson.  
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Thursday Oct 24 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Questions and Answers, taught by Barry Evans<br>This class provides answers to questions about Family Tree. Brother Evans is a missionary for Family Search and has the answers to solve problems in Family Tree. Come with questions and learn more about Family Tree.  
 
Thursday Oct 24 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Questions and Answers, taught by Barry Evans<br>This class provides answers to questions about Family Tree. Brother Evans is a missionary for Family Search and has the answers to solve problems in Family Tree. Come with questions and learn more about Family Tree.  
  
Wednesday Oct 30 - 10:00 am - Oral History, taught by Michael Palmer<br>This class teaches how to prepare for and create a video history of family events. Sharing family memories through oral histories is an excellent way to connect generations. <br><br><br>Please call the Brigham City Family History Center at 435-723-5995 to register for the class you wish to attend.<br><br><br><br>
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Wednesday Oct 30 - 10:00 am - Oral History, taught by Michael Palmer<br>This class teaches how to prepare for and create a video history of family events. Sharing family memories through oral histories is an excellent way to connect generations. <br>Monday Nov 4 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Beginning, taught by Annette Sheperd<br>This class teaches the basics of family tree from logging on to maneuvering through different aspects on the tree page and the person page. Adding information and searching will also be taught if time during the lesson.
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Wednesday Nov 6 - 6:00 pm - Photo Digitization, taught by Michael Palmer<br>This class teaches the basics of scanning family photos. It covers file formats, photo editing, organization, and storage of digital photos. You will learn how to prepare photos so they can be uploaded to Family Tree.
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Thursday Nov 7 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Questions and Answers, taught by Barry Evans<br>This class provides answers to questions about Family Tree. Brother Evans is a missionary for FamilySearch and has the answers to solve problems in Family Tree. Come with questions and learn more about Family Tree.
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Tuesday Nov 12 - 10:00 am - Legacy Sources, taught by Anita Olsen<br>This class teaches how to use the software program, "Legacy" in recording your sources. Question and answers will also be given about this software program.
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Thursday Nov 14 - 2:00 pm - Internet Research Class, taught by Linda Peterson<br>This class teaches how to use different sites on the internet to find information for genealogy and some basic research skills in helping find names for the temple.
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Thursday Nov 14 - 6:00 pm - Drop Box, taught by Anita Olsen<br>This class provides instruction on using "Drop Box", a program to store, share and retrieve information. Learn how to use "Drop Box" for sharing your family information, photos and stories and for your personal use.
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Monday Nov 18 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Annette Sheperd<br>This class teaches how to reserve ordinances for the temple, editing information and relationships on our family tree. Merging and sourcing are also taught.
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Tuesday Nov 19 - 6:00 pm - Internet Research Class, taught by Linda Peterson<br>This class teaches how to use different sites on the internet to find information for genealogy and some basic research skills in helping find names for the temple.
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Wednesday Nov 20 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Photos &amp; Stories, taught by Joyce Palmer<br>This class teaches how to upload photos and stories to Family Tree. Participants should bring photos and stories stored on a removable drive to practice using these features of Family Tree.
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<br>Please call the Brigham City Family History Center at 435-723-5995 to register for the class you wish to attend.<br><br><br><br>
  
 
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Brigham City
Family History Center
Address
531 N 100 W
Brigham City, Utah
Telephone
435-723-5995
Email
ut_brighamcity@ldsmail.net
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Mon: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tue-Thurs: 9:00 am – 8 pm
Fri: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
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Calendar and Events

Brigham City Family History Fair and Open House

Families Together . . . Past and Present
Saturday, October 12, 2013

Location: Brigham City Famiy History Center, 531 N 100 W, Brigham City

Come as a family and enjoy activities for children, youth, and adults.

8:30 – 9:20 Keynote Speaker, Norm Albiston and Dedication of Center by President Robert Davis

1st Session – 9:30 am – 10:20 am
Involving Youth in Family History – the Time is Now   -  Eleanor Jensen
Solving Problems in Family Tree  -  Barry Evans
Preserving Memories through Oral History  -  Michael Palmer
Genealogy Merit Badge

2nd Session – 10:30 am – 11:20 am
Strengthening Families through Generational Stories  -  Eleanor Jensen
Solving Problems in Family Tree  -  Barry Evans
Digitizing Family Photos   -  Michael Palmer
Genealogy Merit Badge

3rd Session – 11:30 am – 12:20 pm
Beginning Family History  -  Linda Peterson
Preserving Memories through Oral History  -  Michael Palmer
Genealogy’s NOT Just for Grandmas – How YOU can start your family history TODAY  -  Lisa Moncur
Genealogy Merit Badge

Ongoing activities – 9:30 am – 1:00 pm

  • Research help - Sign up for a free 25-minute appointment with Boyd Nielsen, an accredited genealogist, to get help with a specific research problem. Look for the sign-up sheet at the welcome table in the main foyer.
  • Children’s activities - Crafts, story time, games, and more in the Cultural Hall. We request children be accompanied by a parent.
  • Family photos - Pose for a fun photo with your family
  • Center Open House - Come by and see the resources available at the Center
  • Videos - Relax a few moments while watching inspirational and informative videos
  • Refreshments - Enjoy a cookie break!

Class Descriptions
Involving Youth in Family History from Research to the Temple - Eleanor C. Jensen
In this class you will discover the joy of Family History using Family Tree to research, record, add & clear names, and be ready to perform baptisms for your own ancestors. Understand why Elder Bednar said, “You have been prepared for this day and to build up the kingdom of God. You are here upon the earth now to assist in this glorious work.” This class is for youth, beginners, Family History Consultants, and anyone desiring to help others learn the simplicity of Family History and Family Tree.

Solving Problems in Family Tree – Barry Evans
This class will help you help you learn how to fix problems in FamilySearch Family Tree.

Preserving Memories Through Oral History – Michael Palmer
This class teaches how to prepare for and create a video history of family events Sharing family memories through oral histories is an excellent way to connect generations

Genealogy Merit Badge
Exploring your roots—where your family name came from, why your family lives where it does, what your parents and grandparents did for fun when they were your age—can be fascinating. This class will help you work on several of the requirements for the merit badge.

Strengthening Families through Generational Stories – Eleanor C. Jensen
In this class, you will learn how to recognize, find, write, and organize your family stories into a book, making your family stories readily available for guidance and inspiration. A family story that teaches a lesson becomes a guiding beacon for your family while binding roots and branches together

Digitizing Family Photos – Michael Palmer
This class teaches the basics of scanning family photos. It covers file formats, photo editing, organization and storage of digital photos.

Beginning Family History – Linda Peterson
Do you want to get started with your family history but don’t know where to begin? This class is for you. You will learn the basics of how to get started and what to do next.

Genealogy’s NOT Just for Grandmas How YOU can start your family history TODAY – Lisa Moncur
This FUN class is for youth and will show how they can participate NOW in family history.


Monthly Class Schedule

All classes are held in the Training Room of the Family History Center. Please register in advance by calling the Brigham City Family History Center at 723-5995.

Thursday Oct 3 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Questions and Answers, taught by Barry Evans
This class provides answers to questions about Family Tree. Brother Evans is a missionary for Family Search and has the answers to solve problems in Family Tree. Come with questions and learn more about Family Tree.

Wednesday Oct 9 - 10:00 am - Roots Magic Beginning, taught by Vicki Rasmussen
This class teaches how to use Roots Magic Software to record ancestors and families. Learn the various features of the program to enhance your family research and connect to Family Tree.

Wednesday Oct 9 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Photos & Stories, taught by Joyce Palmer
This class teaches how to upload photos and stories to Family Tree. Participants should bring photos and stories stored on a removable drive to practice using these features of Family Tree.

Thursday Oct 10 - 2:00 pm - Internet Research Class, taught by Linda Peterson
This class teaches how to use different sites on the internet to find information for genealogy and some basic research skills in helping find names for the temple.

Thursday Oct 10 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Questions and Answers, taught by Barry Evans
This class provides answers to questions about Family Tree. Brother Evans is a missionary for Family Search and has the answers to solve problems in Family Tree. Come with questions and learn more about Family Tree.


Tuesday Oct 15 - 1:00 pm - Family Tree Beginning, taught by Ann Jones
This class teaches the basics of Family Tree from logging on to maneuvering through different aspects on the tree page and the person page. Adding information and searching will also be taught if time during the lesson.

Monday Oct 21 - 1:00 pm - Ancestral Quest Beginning, taught by Mikhael Trimnal
This class teaches how to use Ancestral Quest Software to record ancestors and families. Learn the various features of the program to enhance your family research and connect to Family Tree.

Tuesday Oct. 22 - 1:00 pm - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Ann Jones
This class teaches how to reserve ordinances for the temple, editing information and relationships on our family tree. Merging and sourcing are also taught.

Tuesday Oct 22 - 6:00 pm - Internet Research class, taught by Linda Peterson
This class teaches how to use different sites on the internet to find information for genealogy and some basic research skills in helping find names for the temple.

Wednesday Oct 23 - 10:00 am - Roots Magic Users Group, taught by Vicki Rasmussen
This class teaches how to use Roots Magic Software to record ancestors and families. Learn the various features of the program to enhance your family research and connect to Family Tree.

Wednesday Oct 23 - 6:00 pm - Oral History, taught by Michael Palmer
This class teaches how to prepare for and create a video history of family events Sharing family memories through oral histories is an excellent way to connect generations.

Thursday Oct 24 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Questions and Answers, taught by Barry Evans
This class provides answers to questions about Family Tree. Brother Evans is a missionary for Family Search and has the answers to solve problems in Family Tree. Come with questions and learn more about Family Tree.

Wednesday Oct 30 - 10:00 am - Oral History, taught by Michael Palmer
This class teaches how to prepare for and create a video history of family events. Sharing family memories through oral histories is an excellent way to connect generations.
Monday Nov 4 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Beginning, taught by Annette Sheperd
This class teaches the basics of family tree from logging on to maneuvering through different aspects on the tree page and the person page. Adding information and searching will also be taught if time during the lesson.

Wednesday Nov 6 - 6:00 pm - Photo Digitization, taught by Michael Palmer
This class teaches the basics of scanning family photos. It covers file formats, photo editing, organization, and storage of digital photos. You will learn how to prepare photos so they can be uploaded to Family Tree.

Thursday Nov 7 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Questions and Answers, taught by Barry Evans
This class provides answers to questions about Family Tree. Brother Evans is a missionary for FamilySearch and has the answers to solve problems in Family Tree. Come with questions and learn more about Family Tree.

Tuesday Nov 12 - 10:00 am - Legacy Sources, taught by Anita Olsen
This class teaches how to use the software program, "Legacy" in recording your sources. Question and answers will also be given about this software program.

Thursday Nov 14 - 2:00 pm - Internet Research Class, taught by Linda Peterson
This class teaches how to use different sites on the internet to find information for genealogy and some basic research skills in helping find names for the temple.

Thursday Nov 14 - 6:00 pm - Drop Box, taught by Anita Olsen
This class provides instruction on using "Drop Box", a program to store, share and retrieve information. Learn how to use "Drop Box" for sharing your family information, photos and stories and for your personal use.

Monday Nov 18 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Annette Sheperd
This class teaches how to reserve ordinances for the temple, editing information and relationships on our family tree. Merging and sourcing are also taught.

Tuesday Nov 19 - 6:00 pm - Internet Research Class, taught by Linda Peterson
This class teaches how to use different sites on the internet to find information for genealogy and some basic research skills in helping find names for the temple.

Wednesday Nov 20 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Photos & Stories, taught by Joyce Palmer
This class teaches how to upload photos and stories to Family Tree. Participants should bring photos and stories stored on a removable drive to practice using these features of Family Tree.


Please call the Brigham City Family History Center at 435-723-5995 to register for the class you wish to attend.



Staff Training Meeting

Thursday, October 17 at 6:00 pm