Riverton FamilySearch Library/Class Schedule

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Lecture&nbsp;and On-line Practice<br>Presented by Boyd Willden <br>No registration is necessary.<br>  
 
Lecture&nbsp;and On-line Practice<br>Presented by Boyd Willden <br>No registration is necessary.<br>  
  
'''10:00 - 11:30 a.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room 1<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1328403821525_383" />'''
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'''10:00 - 11:30 a.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room 1<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1328403821525_383" />'''  
  
 
Jun 3: "Navigate FamilySearch Family Tree and Add / Edit Ancestor's Vital Information"<br>Jun 10&nbsp;: "Quickly Add, Edit and Merge Ancestor's Records and Family Relationships"<br>Jun 17: "Easily Locate and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from FamilySearch"<br>Jun 24: "Easily Locate, Capture and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from Free Internet Sites"<br>Jul 1: "Locate and Prepare Photos / Stories and Attach Them to Ancestor's Records and Albums" <br>Jul 8: "Locating and Preparing Ancestor's Records for Temple Ordinances" and "Overall Questions, Answers and Helps"  
 
Jun 3: "Navigate FamilySearch Family Tree and Add / Edit Ancestor's Vital Information"<br>Jun 10&nbsp;: "Quickly Add, Edit and Merge Ancestor's Records and Family Relationships"<br>Jun 17: "Easily Locate and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from FamilySearch"<br>Jun 24: "Easily Locate, Capture and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from Free Internet Sites"<br>Jul 1: "Locate and Prepare Photos / Stories and Attach Them to Ancestor's Records and Albums" <br>Jul 8: "Locating and Preparing Ancestor's Records for Temple Ordinances" and "Overall Questions, Answers and Helps"  
  
'''1:00 - 2:30 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room 1'''
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'''1:00 - 2:30 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room 1'''  
  
 
Jun 3: "Navigate FamilySearch Family Tree and Add / Edit Ancestor's Vital Information"<br>Jun 10&nbsp;: "Quickly Add, Edit and Merge Ancestor's Records and Family Relationships"<br>Jun 17: "Easily Locate and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from FamilySearch"<br>Jun 24: "Easily Locate, Capture and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from Free Internet Sites"<br>Jul 1: "Locate and Prepare Photos / Stories and Attach Them to Ancestor's Records and Albums" <br>Jul 8: "Locating and Preparing Ancestor's Records for Temple Ordinances" and "Overall Questions, Answers and Helps"  
 
Jun 3: "Navigate FamilySearch Family Tree and Add / Edit Ancestor's Vital Information"<br>Jun 10&nbsp;: "Quickly Add, Edit and Merge Ancestor's Records and Family Relationships"<br>Jun 17: "Easily Locate and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from FamilySearch"<br>Jun 24: "Easily Locate, Capture and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from Free Internet Sites"<br>Jul 1: "Locate and Prepare Photos / Stories and Attach Them to Ancestor's Records and Albums" <br>Jul 8: "Locating and Preparing Ancestor's Records for Temple Ordinances" and "Overall Questions, Answers and Helps"  
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'''<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  
 
'''<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  
  
'''9:30&nbsp;- 11:00 a.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room 1'''
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'''9:30&nbsp;- 11:00 a.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room 1'''  
  
 
Apr 11: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”<br>Apr 18: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”<br>Apr 25: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box'”<br>May 2: "More Sourcing Features"<br>May 9: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"<br>May 16: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers" &nbsp;&nbsp;  
 
Apr 11: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”<br>Apr 18: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”<br>Apr 25: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box'”<br>May 2: "More Sourcing Features"<br>May 9: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"<br>May 16: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers" &nbsp;&nbsp;  
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*'''Thursday Series'''
 
*'''Thursday Series'''
  
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room 1'''
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'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room 1'''  
  
 
Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Sherry Zealley<br>No registration is necessary.&nbsp;  
 
Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Sherry Zealley<br>No registration is necessary.&nbsp;  
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*'''Saturday Series&nbsp;'''
 
*'''Saturday Series&nbsp;'''
  
'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Saturdays - Library Training Room 1'''
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'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Saturdays - Library Training Room 1'''  
  
 
Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Marci Wahlquist<br>No registration is necessary.  
 
Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Marci Wahlquist<br>No registration is necessary.  
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These two classes teach basic computer skills with hands-on practice.&nbsp;&nbsp;Please bring a flash drive&nbsp;to&nbsp;get the most from this class.  
 
These two classes teach basic computer skills with hands-on practice.&nbsp;&nbsp;Please bring a flash drive&nbsp;to&nbsp;get the most from this class.  
  
'''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room 1'''
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'''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room 1'''  
  
 
Jun 3: &nbsp;"Basic Computer Skills, Part 1"<br> Jun 10: &nbsp;"Basic Computer Skills, Part 2"  
 
Jun 3: &nbsp;"Basic Computer Skills, Part 1"<br> Jun 10: &nbsp;"Basic Computer Skills, Part 2"  
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Jun 24: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 1"<br>Jul 8: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 2" &nbsp;&nbsp;  
 
Jun 24: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 1"<br>Jul 8: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 2" &nbsp;&nbsp;  
  
'''1:00 -&nbsp;3:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room 1'''
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'''1:00 -&nbsp;3:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room 1'''  
  
 
May 16:&nbsp; "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice"  
 
May 16:&nbsp; "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice"  
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This class introduces basic Internet technology and navigation skills.&nbsp; Please bring a flash drive to get the most from this class.  
 
This class introduces basic Internet technology and navigation skills.&nbsp; Please bring a flash drive to get the most from this class.  
  
'''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room 1'''
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'''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room 1'''  
  
 
May 20:&nbsp; Introduction to the Internet with Hands-on Practice"<br>Jun 17:&nbsp; Introduction to the Internet with Hands-on Practice"  
 
May 20:&nbsp; Introduction to the Internet with Hands-on Practice"<br>Jun 17:&nbsp; Introduction to the Internet with Hands-on Practice"  
  
'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room 1'''
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'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room 1'''  
  
 
May 23:&nbsp; "Introduction to the Internet&nbsp;with Hands-on Practice"<br>Jun 20:&nbsp; "Introduction to the Internet&nbsp;with Hands-on Practice"  
 
May 23:&nbsp; "Introduction to the Internet&nbsp;with Hands-on Practice"<br>Jun 20:&nbsp; "Introduction to the Internet&nbsp;with Hands-on Practice"  
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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.&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.  
 
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.  
  
'''1:00 &nbsp;- 3:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 1'''
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'''1:00 &nbsp;- 3:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 1'''  
  
 
May 7: &nbsp;"Let's Start at the Very Beginning"<br> May 14: &nbsp;"Selecting an Ancestor"<br> May 21: &nbsp;"Finding Your Way"<br> May 28: &nbsp;"Online Resources"<br>  
 
May 7: &nbsp;"Let's Start at the Very Beginning"<br> May 14: &nbsp;"Selecting an Ancestor"<br> May 21: &nbsp;"Finding Your Way"<br> May 28: &nbsp;"Online Resources"<br>  
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InfanView 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. &nbsp;Basic computer skills are necessary.  
 
InfanView 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. &nbsp;Basic computer skills are necessary.  
  
'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Tuesday - Library Training Room 1'''
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'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Tuesday - Library Training Room 1'''  
  
 
Jun 4: &nbsp;"Installing and Using InfanView Software" &nbsp;  
 
Jun 4: &nbsp;"Installing and Using InfanView Software" &nbsp;  
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<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.  
 
<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.  
  
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 1'''
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'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 1'''  
  
 
Apr 2: “Paleography / Old Handwriting”<br>Apr 9: “Census Records” <br>Apr 16: "Vital Records"<br>Apr 23: "U.S. Church Records"<br>Apr 30: "LDS Church Records" <br>May 7: “Land Records”<br>May 14: "Probate Records"<br>May 21: "Military Records" <br>May 28:&nbsp; "Immigration and Emigration Records"<br>Jun 4: "Naturalization Records"  
 
Apr 2: “Paleography / Old Handwriting”<br>Apr 9: “Census Records” <br>Apr 16: "Vital Records"<br>Apr 23: "U.S. Church Records"<br>Apr 30: "LDS Church Records" <br>May 7: “Land Records”<br>May 14: "Probate Records"<br>May 21: "Military Records" <br>May 28:&nbsp; "Immigration and Emigration Records"<br>Jun 4: "Naturalization Records"  
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Lecture/Lab Course<br>Presented by Jill and Randy Shoemaker<br>No registration is necessary.  
 
Lecture/Lab Course<br>Presented by Jill and Randy Shoemaker<br>No registration is necessary.  
  
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 1'''
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'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 1'''  
  
 
Jun 6: “Paleography / Old Handwriting”<br>Jun 13: “Census Records” <br>Jun 20: "Vital Records"<br>Jun 27: "U.S. Church Records"<br>Jul 11: "LDS Church Records" <br>Jul 18: “Land Records”<br>Jul 25: "Probate Records"<br>Aug 1: "Military Records" <br>Aug 8: "Immigration and Emigration Records"<br>Aug 15: "Naturalization Records"  
 
Jun 6: “Paleography / Old Handwriting”<br>Jun 13: “Census Records” <br>Jun 20: "Vital Records"<br>Jun 27: "U.S. Church Records"<br>Jul 11: "LDS Church Records" <br>Jul 18: “Land Records”<br>Jul 25: "Probate Records"<br>Aug 1: "Military Records" <br>Aug 8: "Immigration and Emigration Records"<br>Aug 15: "Naturalization Records"  
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May 1: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"<br>May 8: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"<br>May 15: "Nice Options and Features"<br>May 22: "Essential Operations"<br>May 29: "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"<br>Jun 5: "Collaboration"<br>Jun 12: "Search Techniques"<br>Jun 19: "Match / Merge, etc."  
 
May 1: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"<br>May 8: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"<br>May 15: "Nice Options and Features"<br>May 22: "Essential Operations"<br>May 29: "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"<br>Jun 5: "Collaboration"<br>Jun 12: "Search Techniques"<br>Jun 19: "Match / Merge, etc."  
  
Jun 26: "Questions and Answers"<br>Jul 3: "Questions and Answers"
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Jun 26: "Questions and Answers"<br>Jul 3: "Questions and Answers"  
  
 
'''1:30 - 3:00 p.m. / Wednesdays - Library Training Room'''  
 
'''1:30 - 3:00 p.m. / Wednesdays - Library Training Room'''  
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May 1: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"<br>May 8: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"<br>May 15: "Nice Options and Features"<br>May 22: "Essential Operations"<br>May 29: "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"<br>Jun 5: "Collaboration"<br>Jun 12: "Search Techniques"<br>Jun 19: "Match / Merge, etc."  
 
May 1: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"<br>May 8: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"<br>May 15: "Nice Options and Features"<br>May 22: "Essential Operations"<br>May 29: "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"<br>Jun 5: "Collaboration"<br>Jun 12: "Search Techniques"<br>Jun 19: "Match / Merge, etc."  
  
Jun 26: "Questions and Answers"<br>Jul 3: "Questions and Answers"
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Jun 26: "Questions and Answers"<br>Jul 3: "Questions and Answers"  
  
 
=== Basic FamilySearch Indexing  ===
 
=== Basic FamilySearch Indexing  ===
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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.  
 
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.  
  
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 2'''
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'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 2'''  
  
May 14:&nbsp; "Introduction to Indexing"<br>
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Jun 11: "Introduction to Indexing"<br>Jun 25: "Introduction to Indexing"  
 
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Jun 11: "Introduction to Indexing"<br>Jun 25: "Introduction to Indexing"
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=== Italian Indexing<br>  ===
 
=== Italian Indexing<br>  ===
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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>  
 
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>  
  
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 2'''
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'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 2'''  
  
 
May 16:&nbsp; “Indexing Italian Records” – Brad Jensen  
 
May 16:&nbsp; “Indexing Italian Records” – Brad Jensen  
  
Jun 4: "Indexing Italian Records"<br>Jun 18: "Indexing Italian Records"
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Jun 4: "Indexing Italian Records"<br>Jun 18: "Indexing Italian Records"  
  
 
=== Salt Lake Family History Library Broadcasts  ===
 
=== Salt Lake Family History Library Broadcasts  ===

Revision as of 14:15, 15 May 2013

 
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 Daily Class Schedule

Printable May 2013 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. 

Walk-in Classes

No registration is required for these classes.

FamilySearch - Family Tree

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

  • Monday Series

Lecture and On-line Practice
Presented by Boyd Willden
No registration is necessary.

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

Jun 3: "Navigate FamilySearch Family Tree and Add / Edit Ancestor's Vital Information"
Jun 10 : "Quickly Add, Edit and Merge Ancestor's Records and Family Relationships"
Jun 17: "Easily Locate and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from FamilySearch"
Jun 24: "Easily Locate, Capture and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from Free Internet Sites"
Jul 1: "Locate and Prepare Photos / Stories and Attach Them to Ancestor's Records and Albums"
Jul 8: "Locating and Preparing Ancestor's Records for Temple Ordinances" and "Overall Questions, Answers and Helps"

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

Jun 3: "Navigate FamilySearch Family Tree and Add / Edit Ancestor's Vital Information"
Jun 10 : "Quickly Add, Edit and Merge Ancestor's Records and Family Relationships"
Jun 17: "Easily Locate and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from FamilySearch"
Jun 24: "Easily Locate, Capture and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from Free Internet Sites"
Jul 1: "Locate and Prepare Photos / Stories and Attach Them to Ancestor's Records and Albums"
Jul 8: "Locating and Preparing Ancestor's Records for Temple Ordinances" and "Overall Questions, Answers and Helps"

  • Wednesday Series

Lecture
Presented by Linda Baker
No registration necessary

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

Apr 10: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”
Apr 17: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”
Apr 24: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box'”
May 1: "More Sourcing Features"
May 8: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"
May 15: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers"

May 29: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”
Jun 5: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”
Jun 12: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box'”
Jun 19: "More Sourcing Features"
Jun 26: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"
Jul 3: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers"

  • Thursday Series

Lecture
Presented by Linda Baker
No registration necessary

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

Apr 11: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”
Apr 18: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”
Apr 25: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box'”
May 2: "More Sourcing Features"
May 9: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"
May 16: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers"   

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.

  • Thursday Series

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

Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice
Presented by Sherry Zealley
No registration is necessary. 

May 2: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"
May 9: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"
May 16: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"
May 23: "Research Fundamentals"

Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice
Presented by Marci Wahlquist
No registration is necessary.

Jun 6: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"
Jun 13: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"
Jun 20: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"
Jun 27: "Research Fundamentals"

  • Saturday Series 

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

Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice
Presented by Marci Wahlquist
No registration is necessary.

Jun 8: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"
Jun 15: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"
Jun 22: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"
Jun 29: "Research Fundamentals"

Basic Computer Skills 

LectureLab
Presented by Colleen Willis
No registration is necessary.

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

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

Jun 3:  "Basic Computer Skills, Part 1"
Jun 10:  "Basic Computer Skills, Part 2"

Jun 24: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 1"
Jul 8: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 2"   

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

May 16:  "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice"

Jun 6: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 1"
Jun 13: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 2"

Jun 27: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 1"
Jul 11: "Basic Computer Skills, Part 2"

Basic Internet Skills

Lecture/Lab
Presented by Colleen Willis
No registration is necessary.

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

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

May 20:  Introduction to the Internet with Hands-on Practice"
Jun 17:  Introduction to the Internet with Hands-on Practice"

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

May 23:  "Introduction to the Internet with Hands-on Practice"
Jun 20:  "Introduction to the Internet with Hands-on Practice"

Beginning Genealogy Research

Lecture and Lab
Presented by Colleen Willis
No registration is necessary.

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.

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

May 7:  "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"
May 14:  "Selecting an Ancestor"
May 21:  "Finding Your Way"
May 28:  "Online Resources"

Jun 11: "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"
Jun 18: "Selecting an Ancestor"
Jun 25: "Finding Your Way"
Jul 2: "Online Resources"

IrfanView

Lecture and Lab
Presented by Colleen Willis
No registration is necessary.

InfanView 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.

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

Jun 4:  "Installing and Using InfanView Software"  

United States Research

Lecture/Lab Course
Presented by Pat Jensen
No registration is necessary.

These classes provide instruction in genealogical research for the United States.  Numerous record sources will be defined and where to access them will be explained.  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.

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

Apr 2: “Paleography / Old Handwriting”
Apr 9: “Census Records”
Apr 16: "Vital Records"
Apr 23: "U.S. Church Records"
Apr 30: "LDS Church Records"
May 7: “Land Records”
May 14: "Probate Records"
May 21: "Military Records"
May 28:  "Immigration and Emigration Records"
Jun 4: "Naturalization Records"

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

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

Jun 6: “Paleography / Old Handwriting”
Jun 13: “Census Records”
Jun 20: "Vital Records"
Jun 27: "U.S. Church Records"
Jul 11: "LDS Church Records"
Jul 18: “Land Records”
Jul 25: "Probate Records"
Aug 1: "Military Records"
Aug 8: "Immigration and Emigration Records"
Aug 15: "Naturalization Records"

Danish Research

Lecture
Presented by Linda Baker
No registration is necessary.

9:30 - 11:00 a.m. / Thursdays

The topics for these two classes include the history of Danish records, the types of available records, basic methods of searching for records, and using online resources.

May 30:  Danish Research, Part 1
Jun 6:  Danish Research, Part 2

Research Helps

Lecture
Presented by Ron Ray
No registration is necessary.

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

May 7: "Census Records - Where the  Elusive Ancestors Hide"
May 14: "RootsMagic - Now with Family Tree"
May 21: "Family Tree and Sourcing Records"
May 28: "Family Tree Photos and Stories"

7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Wednesdays

May 8: "Census Records:  Where the Elusive Ancestors Hide"
May 15: "RootsMagic - Now with Family Tree"
May 22: "Family Tree and Sourcing Records"
May 29: "Family Tree Photos and S"

Ancestral Quest 

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

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. 

10:30 a.m. - noon / Wednesdays - Library Training Room

May 1: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"
May 8: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"
May 15: "Nice Options and Features"
May 22: "Essential Operations"
May 29: "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"
Jun 5: "Collaboration"
Jun 12: "Search Techniques"
Jun 19: "Match / Merge, etc."

Jun 26: "Questions and Answers"
Jul 3: "Questions and Answers"

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

May 1: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"
May 8: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"
May 15: "Nice Options and Features"
May 22: "Essential Operations"
May 29: "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"
Jun 5: "Collaboration"
Jun 12: "Search Techniques"
Jun 19: "Match / Merge, etc."

Jun 26: "Questions and Answers"
Jul 3: "Questions and Answers"

Basic FamilySearch Indexing

Lecture and Lab
Presented by Rose Scott
No registration necessary.

This class teaches the basics of FamilySearch Indexing:  registration, program navigation and features, data entry techniques and tools, etc.  Basic computer skills are necessary.

7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 2

Jun 11: "Introduction to Indexing"
Jun 25: "Introduction to Indexing"

Italian Indexing

Lecture and Lab
Presented by Rose Scott
No registration necessary.

This class teaches how to index Italian records.  Italian records are a high priority FamilySearch Indexing project.  No Italian language skills are needed.  Basic computer skills are necessary and attendees should have indexing experience or completed the Basic Indexing class.

7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room 2

May 16:  “Indexing Italian Records” – Brad Jensen

Jun 4: "Indexing Italian Records"
Jun 18: "Indexing Italian Records"

Salt Lake Family History Library Broadcasts

Presented by Salt Lake Family History Library Staff
No registration necessary

These classes are broadcast live from the Salt Lake Family History Library to our training room periodically.

TBA

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Pre-registration Classes

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

RootsMagic

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

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 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.

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

*The following class series is full.  Call 801-240-9618 to add your name to the waiting list for the next series. 

May 31: "Getting Started with RootsMagic"
Jun 7: "Using RootsMagic-To-Go"
Jun 14: "Interfacing withFamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"
Jun 21: "Interfacing with FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"
Jun 28: "Filtering, Sources and Working with Files"

Legacy 7.5

Lecture / Lab Course (Limited to 24 participants.)
Presented by John Baker

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 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.

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

May 7: "Getting Started with Legacy 7.5"
May 14: "12-Step Checklist, Also Tips and Tricks"
May 21: "Sources and Chronologies"
May 28: "Interfacing with Family Tree"

Jun 4: "Getting Started with Legacy 7.5"
Jun 11: "12-Step Checklist, Also Tips and Tricks"
Jun 18: "Sources and Chronologies"
Jun 25: "Interfacing with Family Tree"


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