Brigham City Utah Family History Center/Classes

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=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
=== Calendar and Events  ===
  
==== Brigham City Family History Fair and Open House ====
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==== Monthly Class Schedule ====
  
===== ''Families Together . . . Past and Present'' =====
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'''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.'''
  
<h5> Saturday, October 12, 2013  </h5>
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Tuesday Mar 4 - 6:00 pm - '''Getting Started with Your Research''', taught by Linda Peterson<br>This class teaches the basics of getting started and using Family Search and other online programs. This is the basics for anyone just beginning or needing a refresher course.  
<p>Location: Brigham City Famiy History Center, 531 N 100 W, Brigham City
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</p><p>Come as a family and enjoy activities for children, youth, and adults.
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</p><p><b>8:30 – 9:20 Keynote Speaker, Norm Albiston and Dedication of Center by President Robert Davis</b>
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</p><p><b>1st Session – 9:30 am – 10:20 am</b><br>Involving Youth in Family History – the Time is Now&#160;&#160; -&#160; Eleanor Jensen<br>Solving Problems in Family Tree&#160; -&#160; Barry Evans<br>Preserving Memories through Oral History&#160; -&#160; Michael Palmer <br>Genealogy Merit Badge
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</p><p><b>2nd Session – 10:30 am – 11:20 am</b><br>Strengthening Families through Generational Stories&#160; -&#160; Eleanor Jensen<br>Solving Problems in Family Tree&#160; -&#160; Barry Evans<br>Digitizing Family Photos &#160; -&#160; Michael Palmer<br>Genealogy Merit Badge
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</p><p><b>3rd Session – 11:30 am – 12:20 pm</b><br>Beginning Family History&#160; -&#160; Linda Peterson<br>Preserving Memories through Oral History&#160; -&#160; Michael Palmer<br>Genealogy’s NOT Just for Grandmas – How YOU can start your family history TODAY&#160; -&#160; Lisa Moncur<br>Genealogy Merit Badge
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</p><p><b>Ongoing activities – 9:30 am – 1:00 pm</b><br>
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</p>
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<ul><li>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.
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</li><li>Children’s activities - Crafts, story time, games, and more in the Cultural Hall. We request children be accompanied by a parent.
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</li><li>Family photos - Pose for a fun photo with your family
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</li><li>Center Open House - Come by and see the resources available at the Center
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</li><li>Videos - Relax a few moments while watching inspirational and informative videos
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</li><li>Refreshments - Enjoy a cookie break!<br><br>
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</li></ul>
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<p><b>Class Descriptions</b><br><u>Involving Youth in Family History from Research to the Temple - Eleanor C. Jensen</u><br>In this class you will discover the joy of Family History using Family Tree to research, record, add &amp; 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.
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</p><p><u>Solving Problems in Family Tree – Barry Evans</u><br>This class will help you help you learn how to fix problems in FamilySearch Family Tree.
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</p><p><u>Preserving Memories Through Oral History – Michael Palmer</u><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
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</p><p><u>Genealogy Merit Badge</u><br>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.
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</p><p><u>Strengthening Families through Generational Stories – Eleanor C. Jensen</u><br>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<br>
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</p><p><u>Digitizing Family Photos – Michael Palmer</u><br>This class teaches the basics of scanning family photos. It covers file formats, photo editing, organization and storage of digital photos.
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</p><p><u>Beginning Family History – Linda Peterson</u><br>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.
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</p><p><u>Genealogy’s NOT Just for Grandmas How YOU can start your family history TODAY – Lisa Moncur</u><br>This FUN class is for youth and will show how they can participate NOW in family history.<br>
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Thursday Mar 6 - 6:00 pm - '''United States Census''', taught by Shari Duce<br>This class teaches the importance of census records in the United States from 1790 to 1940. Learn how to get more out of your census research.
  
==== Monthly Class Schedule  ====
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Saturday Mar 8 - 10:00 am -'''Family Tree Beginning''', taught by Susan LaVelle<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.
  
'''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.'''
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Tuesday Mar 11 - 10:00 am - '''United States Census''', taught by Shari Duce<br>This class teaches the importance of census records in the United States from 1790 to 1940. Learn how to get more out of your census research.  
  
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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Thursday Mar 13 - 6:00 pm - '''Analyzing your Pedigree''', taught by Boyd Nielsen, AG<br>This class teaches how to analyze your family on your pedigree. Boyd Nielsen is a professional accredited genealogist. Don't miss learning from an expert.  
  
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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Saturday Mar 15 - 10:00 am - '''Family Tree Intermediate''', taught by Susan LaVelle<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.  
  
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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Tuesday Mar 18 - 10:00 am - '''Legacy 8 User Group''', taught by Anita Olsen<br>This class teaches how to use the software program, "Legacy 8". This support group will answer questions and give time to practice the use of this program.  
  
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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Wednesday Mar 19 - 10:00 am - '''Preserving Family Stories through Oral Histories''', taught by Michael Palmer<br>This class teaches how through Oral Histories we can preserve the stories of all of our families; including our children, ourselves, parents, grandparents and cousins. Great idea for the whole family.  
  
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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Wednesday Mar 19 - 6:00 pm - '''Scanning Photos and Documents''', taught by Michael Palmer<br>This class teaches how to use various technology in digitizing your family photos and documents to use in your own personal projects and ways to preserve precious documents and stories.  
  
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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Saturday Mar 22 - 10:00 am - '''Family Tree Advanced''', taught by Susan LaVelle<br>This class teaches how to use the tools available on FamilyTree and to answer your questions about Family Tree.  
  
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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Monday Mar 24 - 10:00 am - '''Getting Started with your Research''', taught by Annette Sheperd<br>This class teaches the basics of getting started and using Family Search and other online programs. This is the basics for anyone just beginning or needs a refresher course.
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Wednesday Mar 26 - 10 am - '''RootsMagic Users Group''', taught by Vicki Rasmussen<br>This group meets the 4th Wednesday of every month. Learn more details about the Roots Magic software program and get answers to questions about this program. Beginners are welcome. <br>
  
 
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Monday Dec 2 - 10:00 am - 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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Tuesday April 7 - 10:00 am - '''Family Tree Photos &amp; Stories''', taught by Joyce Palmer<br>This class teaches how to upload photos, stories, and documents 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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Thursday April 10 - 6:00 pm - '''Getting Started with Your Research''', taught by Linda Peterson<br>This class teaches the basics of getting started and using Family Search and other online programs. This is the basics for anyone just beginning or needing a refresher course.
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Saturday April 12 - 10:00 am - '''Swedish Research Class''', taught by Anita Olsen, AG<br>This class teaches the basics of Swedish research. You will learn what records are available and how to search and read the records.
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Tuesday April 15 - 10:00 am - '''Legacy Users Group''', taught by Anita Olsen, AG<br>This class teaches how to use the software program, "Legacy 8". This users group will answer questions and give time to practice using the program.
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Wednesday April 16 - 2:00 pm - '''Family Tree Beginning''', taught by Mikhael Trimnal <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 April 17 - 2:00 pm - '''Getting Started with Your Researc''''''h''', taught by Linda Peterson<br>This class teaches the basics of getting started and using Family Search and other online programs. This is the basics for anyone just beginning or needing a refresher course.
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Saturday April 19 - 10:00 am - '''Family Tree Sources''', taught by Susan LaVelle<br>This class teaches how to add sources for the information in Family Tree. Sources are a vital part of documenting your Family Tree.
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Wednesday April 23 - 10 am - '''RootsMagic Users Group''', taught by Vicki Rasmussen<br>This group meets the 4th Wednesday of every month. Learn more details about the RootsMagic software program and get answers to questions about this program. Beginners are welcome.
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Wednesday April 23 - 2:00 pm - '''Family Tree Intermediat'''e, taught by Mikhael Trimnal<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.  
  
Wednesday Dec 4 - 6:00 pm - Preserving Family Stories through Oral History, taught by Michael Palmer<br>One of the services provided by the center is recording family stories on DVD. In this class you will learn how to prepare for your recording session at the center. Preserving and sharing family memories is a priceless gift for generations.  
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Thursday April 24 - 6 pm - '''Danish Research''', taught by Anita Olsen, AG<br>This class teaches the basics of Swedish research. You will learn what records are available and how to search and read the records.  
  
Thursday Dec 5 - 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 and team leader for FamilySearch and has the answers to solve problems in Family Tree. Come with questions and learn more about Family Tree.<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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==== Staff Training Meeting  ====
 
==== Staff Training Meeting  ====
  
Thursday, October 17 at 6:00 pm<br>  
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Thursday, April 17 at 6:00 pm<br>  
  
 
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Revision as of 02:39, 25 March 2014

Brigham City
Family History Center
Address
531 N 100 W
Brigham City, Utah
Telephone
435-723-5995
Email
ut_brighamcity@ldsmail.net
Hours
Mon: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tue-Thurs: 9:00 am – 8 pm
Fri-Sat: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
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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.

Tuesday Mar 4 - 6:00 pm - Getting Started with Your Research, taught by Linda Peterson
This class teaches the basics of getting started and using Family Search and other online programs. This is the basics for anyone just beginning or needing a refresher course.

Thursday Mar 6 - 6:00 pm - United States Census, taught by Shari Duce
This class teaches the importance of census records in the United States from 1790 to 1940. Learn how to get more out of your census research.

Saturday Mar 8 - 10:00 am -Family Tree Beginning, taught by Susan LaVelle
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 Mar 11 - 10:00 am - United States Census, taught by Shari Duce
This class teaches the importance of census records in the United States from 1790 to 1940. Learn how to get more out of your census research.

Thursday Mar 13 - 6:00 pm - Analyzing your Pedigree, taught by Boyd Nielsen, AG
This class teaches how to analyze your family on your pedigree. Boyd Nielsen is a professional accredited genealogist. Don't miss learning from an expert.

Saturday Mar 15 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Susan LaVelle
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 Mar 18 - 10:00 am - Legacy 8 User Group, taught by Anita Olsen
This class teaches how to use the software program, "Legacy 8". This support group will answer questions and give time to practice the use of this program.

Wednesday Mar 19 - 10:00 am - Preserving Family Stories through Oral Histories, taught by Michael Palmer
This class teaches how through Oral Histories we can preserve the stories of all of our families; including our children, ourselves, parents, grandparents and cousins. Great idea for the whole family.

Wednesday Mar 19 - 6:00 pm - Scanning Photos and Documents, taught by Michael Palmer
This class teaches how to use various technology in digitizing your family photos and documents to use in your own personal projects and ways to preserve precious documents and stories.

Saturday Mar 22 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Advanced, taught by Susan LaVelle
This class teaches how to use the tools available on FamilyTree and to answer your questions about Family Tree.

Monday Mar 24 - 10:00 am - Getting Started with your Research, taught by Annette Sheperd
This class teaches the basics of getting started and using Family Search and other online programs. This is the basics for anyone just beginning or needs a refresher course.

Wednesday Mar 26 - 10 am - RootsMagic Users Group, taught by Vicki Rasmussen
This group meets the 4th Wednesday of every month. Learn more details about the Roots Magic software program and get answers to questions about this program. Beginners are welcome.


Tuesday April 7 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Photos & Stories, taught by Joyce Palmer
This class teaches how to upload photos, stories, and documents to Family Tree. Participants should bring photos and stories stored on a removable drive to practice using these features of Family Tree.

Thursday April 10 - 6:00 pm - Getting Started with Your Research, taught by Linda Peterson
This class teaches the basics of getting started and using Family Search and other online programs. This is the basics for anyone just beginning or needing a refresher course.

Saturday April 12 - 10:00 am - Swedish Research Class, taught by Anita Olsen, AG
This class teaches the basics of Swedish research. You will learn what records are available and how to search and read the records.

Tuesday April 15 - 10:00 am - Legacy Users Group, taught by Anita Olsen, AG
This class teaches how to use the software program, "Legacy 8". This users group will answer questions and give time to practice using the program.

Wednesday April 16 - 2:00 pm - Family Tree Beginning, taught by Mikhael Trimnal
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.

Thursday April 17 - 2:00 pm - Getting Started with Your Researc'h', taught by Linda Peterson
This class teaches the basics of getting started and using Family Search and other online programs. This is the basics for anyone just beginning or needing a refresher course.

Saturday April 19 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Sources, taught by Susan LaVelle
This class teaches how to add sources for the information in Family Tree. Sources are a vital part of documenting your Family Tree.

Wednesday April 23 - 10 am - RootsMagic Users Group, taught by Vicki Rasmussen
This group meets the 4th Wednesday of every month. Learn more details about the RootsMagic software program and get answers to questions about this program. Beginners are welcome.

Wednesday April 23 - 2:00 pm - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Mikhael Trimnal
This class teaches how to reserve ordinances for the temple, editing information and relationships on our Family Tree. Merging and sourcing are also taught.

Thursday April 24 - 6 pm - Danish Research, taught by Anita Olsen, AG
This class teaches the basics of Swedish research. You will learn what records are available and how to search and read the records.



Staff Training Meeting

Thursday, April 17 at 6:00 pm