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The library offers a free seminar the third Saturday of each month, except for December. An opening session is held at 9:00 a.m. featuring a keynote address. Following this session attendees are offered four choices of presentations at both 10:15 and 11:30 a.m.  
 
The library offers a free seminar the third Saturday of each month, except for December. An opening session is held at 9:00 a.m. featuring a keynote address. Following this session attendees are offered four choices of presentations at both 10:15 and 11:30 a.m.  
  
=== Saturday, June 15, 2013 / 9:00 a.m. - noon ===
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=== Saturday, January 18, 2014 / 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. ===
  
 
==== '''<span style="line-height: 1.5em;">9:00 a.m.</span>'''  ====
 
==== '''<span style="line-height: 1.5em;">9:00 a.m.</span>'''  ====
  
Keynote Address - "'''Zap the Grandma Gap: &nbsp;Connect with Your Family by Connecting Them to Their Family History'''" - Janet Hovorka
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Keynote Address - "'''Start with Family Stories: Find, Organize, Preserve and Share'''"''- Devin Ashby''
 
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Description: &nbsp;Based on the book and workbook <u>Zap The Grandma Gap Power Up Workbook: The Particulars About How To Connect To Your Family By Connecting Them To Their Family History</u>&nbsp;(www.zapthegrandmagap.com.) Learn the 10 most important ideas to connect to your posterity by connecting them to their past. If they are bored, you are doing it wrong. Go from Snoring and Boring to Exciting and Inviting."
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==== '''10:15 a.m.'''  ====
 
==== '''10:15 a.m.'''  ====
  
“'''Using Neighborhoods to Solve Difficult Problems: A Case History from New York State'''" - Bart Kowallis
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"'''Canadian Church Records'''<span style="line-height: 1.5em;">" -&nbsp;</span>''<span style="line-height: 1.5em;">Yvonne Sorenson</span>''  
 
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"'''Naturalization Records'''" - Pat Jensen
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"'''The Bred, the Wed, and the Dead: U.S. Vital Records'''" - Beth Taylor
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"'''Ancestral Quest Basics'''" - Bud Wood
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==== 11:30 a.m.  ====
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"'''U.S. Migration Patterns'''" - Mary Hill
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"'''Where There's a Will, There's a Probate: U.S. Probate Records'''" - Beth Taylor
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"'''Organizing and Presenting Your Photos: Picasa and Other Freeware'''" - Don Snow and Linda Snow Westover
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"'''Using 'My Source Box' on Family Search and Family Tree'''&nbsp;- Linda Baker
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'''Mac Users: Simple Tricks to Save You Time'''" - ''Jimmy Zimmerman''  
  
=== June Seminar Handouts  ===
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''"'''''Ancestral Quest-Legacy-RootsMagic:&nbsp;An Updated Comparison'''" - ''Bud Wood''
  
Copies of the June 2013 Saturday Seminar presentation handouts have been provided by those generous presenters who volunteer their time and talents to teach at our seminars. &nbsp;Links to these handouts will be available here until July 1, 2013.
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"'''Your Ancestors in the Newspapers: Read All About It"'''''- Ron Ray''
  
[https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B_iNaPZr938gRkl1VTBXYkozUms/edit?usp=sharing "Zap the Grandma Gap" - Janet Hovorka]
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==== '''11:30 a.m.'''  ====
  
[https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B_iNaPZr938gT2lsTF80Nmg5cFU/edit?usp=sharing "Naturalization Records" - Pat Jensen]
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"'''Online Canadian Vital Records'''<span style="line-height: 1.5em;">" - ''Yvonne Sorenson''</span>
  
[https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B_iNaPZr938gOUgtVUViNEZRc0U/edit?usp=sharing "The Bred, the Wed, and the Dead: &nbsp;U.S. Vital Records" - Beth Taylor]
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"'''Beginners Guide to Tracing Irish Ancestry'''" -&nbsp;Jessica Taylor<br>
  
[https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B_iNaPZr938gMl9BZXZqSkUyUVE/edit?usp=sharing "Introduction to Ancestral Quest" - Bud Wood]
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"'''Your Research Journal:&nbsp;Don't Leave Home Without It'''" - ''Katie Ledbetter''<br>
  
[https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B_iNaPZr938gdEw2UXdybGlUZTA/edit?usp=sharing "U.S. Migration Patterns" - Mary Hill]
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"'''Basic Indexing'''"''- Rose Scott &amp;&nbsp;Margaret Klingler''<br> 
  
[https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B_iNaPZr938gVHp0R0xFTWJmcUU/edit?usp=sharing "Where There's a Will, There's a Probate: &nbsp;U.S. Probate Records" - Beth Taylor]
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=== January Seminar Handouts  ===
  
"[https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B_iNaPZr938gZjU2ZURLWFZBMk0/edit?usp=sharing Organizing and Presenting Your Photos: &nbsp;Picasa and Other Freeware" &nbsp;- Don Snow and Linda Snow Westover]<br>
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We are grateful to seminar presenters who make their handouts available online. The January seminar handouts will be posted by January 20th.<br>  
  
[http://broadcast.lds.org/eLearning/fhd/Community/en/FamilySearch/FamilyTree/pdf/familyTreeUserGuide.pdf "Using 'My Source Box' on FamilySearch and Family Tree": - Linda Baker&nbsp;]
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[https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B_iNaPZr938gc2VwZXVNQXlUeFU/edit?usp=sharing "Researching with FamilySearch Historical Records" - Lynn Turner (May Seminar)]
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Saturday Seminar

The library offers a free seminar the third Saturday of each month, except for December. An opening session is held at 9:00 a.m. featuring a keynote address. Following this session attendees are offered four choices of presentations at both 10:15 and 11:30 a.m.

Saturday, January 18, 2014 / 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

9:00 a.m.

Keynote Address - "Start with Family Stories: Find, Organize, Preserve and Share"- Devin Ashby

10:15 a.m.

"Canadian Church Records" - Yvonne Sorenson

Mac Users: Simple Tricks to Save You Time" - Jimmy Zimmerman

"Ancestral Quest-Legacy-RootsMagic: An Updated Comparison" - Bud Wood

"Your Ancestors in the Newspapers: Read All About It"- Ron Ray

11:30 a.m.

"Online Canadian Vital Records" - Yvonne Sorenson

"Beginners Guide to Tracing Irish Ancestry" - Jessica Taylor

"Your Research Journal: Don't Leave Home Without It" - Katie Ledbetter

"Basic Indexing"- Rose Scott & Margaret Klingler

January Seminar Handouts

We are grateful to seminar presenters who make their handouts available online. The January seminar handouts will be posted by January 20th.