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=== General information  ===
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=== General information  ===
  
Classes hosted by the Oakland FamilySearch Library are offered free of charge with an occasional small fee to cover the cost of handouts.  Pre-registration is required as classes may be cancelled when enrollment is insufficient. Pre-register at fhcoakland@gmail.com or 510-531-3905.
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[[Image:Oakland FHC training room 3.jpg|center|300px|Oakland FHC training room 3.jpg]]   
  
The African American Research Workshops are discontinued for the summer. &nbsp;See you in September..<br>
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<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1385788714984_787" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1385788714984_743" />Classes hosted by the Oakland FamilySearch Library are offered free of charge with an occasional small fee to cover the cost of handouts. &nbsp;Pre-registration is required as classes may be cancelled when enrollment is insufficient. Pre-register at: [mailto:fhcoakland@gmail.com fhcoakland@gmail.com]or 510-531-3905.  
  
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<nowiki>**</nowiki> Indicates classes that are part of our FamilySearch Series.  These classes will be 45 - 60 minutes long followed by an optional hands-on practice session with a staff mentor.  Please bring your familysearch.org (or LDS.org) account user name and password.
  
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== '''Class and Event Schedule'''  ==
  
=== '''Class and Event Schedule''' ===
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''Date'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''Title'''
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''Teacher'''
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''# wks'''
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" | '''Time'''
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|-
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|Feb 18
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|DAR Research Group
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|Arnold
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|
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|10A-4P
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|-
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|Feb 18
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|WETA
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|
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|
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|10A-1P
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|-
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|Feb 18
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|Genesis Group Meeting
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|
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|
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|11A-12P
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|-
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|Feb 18
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|AAGSNC Monthly Meeting
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|
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|monthly
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|12:30-4:30
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|-
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|Feb 19
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|Indexing Event - Jewish Family Records
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|
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|1
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|12P-5P
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|-
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|Feb 22
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|Paper Basics - Saving Your Family's Paper-Based History
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|Zukor
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|1
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|11:00A
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|-
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|Feb 22
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|Freedmens Bureau Records On-line
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|Sellers
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|1
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|1:00PM
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|-
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|Feb 22
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|Hispanic Research Workshop
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|Weimer
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|weekly
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|6P-9P
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|-
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|Feb 22
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|African American Research Workshop
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|Ward
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|monthly
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|6P-8 P
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|-
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|Feb 23
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|Swedish Research Workshop
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|Olofson
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|weekly
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|10A-4P
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|-
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|Feb 23
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|Workshop: Strategies for Capturing and Cropping
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|Weimer
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|1
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|10:30A
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|-
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|Mar 1
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|Hispanic Research Workshop
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|Weimer
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|weekly
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|6P-9P
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|-
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|Mar 2
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|Swedish Genealogy Workshop
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|Olofson
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|weekly
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|10A-4P
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|-
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|Mar 3
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|Workshop: Strategies for Capturing and Cropping
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|Weimer
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|1
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|10:30A
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|Mar 5
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|CGS - Preparing for a Research Trip to Salt Lake
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|
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|
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|1P-3:30P
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|-
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|Mar 8
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|Hispanic Research Workshop
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|Weimer
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|weekly
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|6P-9P
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|-
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|Mar 8
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|MacGen Users Workshop
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|George
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|monthly
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|7P-8P
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|-
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|Mar 9
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|Swedish Research Workshop
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|Olofson
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|weekly
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|10A-4P
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|-
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|Mar 9
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|Family History Workshop : Write Your History in Stories
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|Miller
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|monthly
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|1P-2P
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|-
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|Mar 11
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|Workshop: Strategies for Capturing and Cropping
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|Weimer
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|1
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|10:30A
 
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| style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" align="center" | '''Date'''
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|Mar 11
| style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" align="center" | '''Title'''
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|Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge (by appointment)
| style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" align="center" | '''Teacher'''
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|Mattson
| style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" align="center" | '''# wks'''
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|1
| style="background: rgb(240,240,240)" align="center" | '''Time'''
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|3-4:30P
 
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| <br>
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|Mar 12
| <br>
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|Regional Family History Meeting
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|Severson
| <br>
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|8:45A-11A
 
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|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Jun 22
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|Mar 12
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | MacGen Users Group Meeting  
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|SFBAJGS Board Meeting
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | George
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|
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | monthly
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|
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp; &nbsp;1:30P
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|12P-4P
 
|-
 
|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Jun 25
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|Mar 14
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Ancestral Quest Workshop
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|East Bay Genealogical Society Meeting
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Eves
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| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" |
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|monthly
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp; &nbsp;6:00P
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|10:00A
 
|-
 
|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Jun 30
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|Mar 15
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Area Family History Meeting
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|Hispanic Research Workshop
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Severson
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|Weimer
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | quarterly
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|weekly
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp; &nbsp;9:00A
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|6P-9P
 
|-
 
|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Jul 10
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|Mar 16
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | East Bay Genealogical Society
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|Swedish Research Workshop
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" |
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|Olofson
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp;monthly
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|weekly
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp; 10:00A
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|10A-4P
 
|-
 
|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Jul 10
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|Mar 18
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Mac Gen Users Workshop
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|WETA
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | George
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|
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp;monthly
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|
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp; &nbsp;7:00P
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|10A-1P
 
|-
 
|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Jul 16
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|Mar 18
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | AAGSNC Louisiana Workshop
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|Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge (by appointment)
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" |
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|Mattson
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" |
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|1
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp; &nbsp;6:30P
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|3-4:30P
 
|-
 
|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Jul 20
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|Mar 22
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Nor Cal Single Adult Conference
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|Hispanic Research Workshop
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" |
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|Weimer
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" |
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|weekly
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp; 11:00A
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|6P-9P
 
|-
 
|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Jul 24
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|Mar 22
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Introduction to Genealogy
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|African American Research Workshop
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Sellers
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|Ward
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp;1
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|monthly
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp; 6:30P
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|6P-8 P
 
|-
 
|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Jul 27
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|Mar 23
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Mac Gen Users Group Meeting
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|Swedish Genealogy Workshop
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | George
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|Olofson
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | monthly
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|weekly
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp; &nbsp;1:30P
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|10A-4P
 
|-
 
|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Aug 14
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|Mar 25
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | East Bay Genealogical Society
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|Presidio DAR Chapter
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" |
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|Severson
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | monthly
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|1
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp; &nbsp;10:00A
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|10A-4P
 
|-
 
|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Aug 14
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|Mar 25
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Mac Gen Users Workshop
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|Piedmont DAR Chapter
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | George
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|Severson
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | monthly
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|1
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp; &nbsp;7:00P
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|1:30A-4P
 
|-
 
|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Aug 18
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|Mar 25
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | SFBAJGS Meeting
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|WETA
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Frankel
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|
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" |  
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|
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp; &nbsp;1:00P
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|10A-1P
 
|-
 
|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Aug 24
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|Mar 26
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Mac Gen Users Group Meeting  
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|SFBAJGS Meeting
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | George
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|
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | month;y
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|monthly
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp; &nbsp;1:30P
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|12P-4P
 
|-
 
|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Sep 10
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|Mar 29
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Computer Basics
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|Hispanic Research Workshop
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Holley
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|Weimer
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp;1
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|weekly
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | &nbsp; &nbsp;7:00P
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|6P-9P
 
|-
 
|-
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Sep 14
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|Mar 30
| style="border-bottom: black 1px solid; border-left: black 1px solid; padding-bottom: 5px; padding-left: 5px; padding-right: 5px; border-top: black 1px solid; border-right: black 1px solid; padding-top: 5px" | Computer Basics
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|Swedish Genealogy Workshop
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*SFBAJGS = San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society  
 
*SFBAJGS = San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society  
*AAGSNC = African American Genealogial Society of Northern California
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*AAGSNC = African American Genealogical Society of Northern California
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*WETA = Alameda County Weekend Training Academy
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'''African American Research Workshop''' - Instructor, Genealogist Alvis Ward Jr. - This is an ongoing free hands-on research workshop comprised of African Americans, also referred to as Black or Afro-American, or those who harmonize with Sub-Saharan Africa, with ancestry, citizenship, or residency in the United States. The workshop is an interactive exchange of research tools, methods and systems, and discussions necessary for progress at individual levels of family histories and genealogies impacted by the 16th Century removal of Africans to America as slaves. No pre-registration is required. For additional information E-Mail: [mailto:nextleveldna@gmail.com nextleveldna@gmail.com]
  
'''Computer Basics''' - Instructor, Kim Holley -&nbsp;If your computer skills aren't what you’d like them to be, if you have problems creating files, using a flash drive, we have a class for you! Kim is teaching a Basic computer class, it will be “hands-on” and held in our new computer lab. Tues, June 4th and Sat, June 22nd. (You didn't know we have a new computer lab? It’s coming soon)
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'''Breathe Life into Your Family History thru Digital Photography''' - Instructor, Ronald Madsen - Photographs and other digital images are major enhancements to Family History.  Most everyone has a camera in their pocket and a shoe-box full of dog-eared photos and documents. In this class we will learn how to collect, or "Capture," organize, enhance, archive, and label Family History photos and documents, 
  
'''Ancestral Quest Workshop (hands-on) '''- Instructor, Wendall Eves - This is a hands-on opportunity to use the genealogical data management program Ancestral Quest with an instructor to give guidance when necessary. The focus will be documentation and synchronization. &nbsp;We would appreciate pre-registration at fhcoakland@gmail.com or 510-531-3905 as the class is limited to 8 participants. Bring a flash drive or a laptop computer if you have one.<br>
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'''Family History Workshop : Write Your History in Stories.-''' Instructor, Kim Miller, staff genealogist - Does writing your personal history sound intimidating? Does "I was born ..." seem like a boring way to start?  How about writing your memories one story at a time?  Come once or come monthly, come when you can.  Set aside the 2nd Thursday of each month and spend an afternoon jump starting your memory.  Write one story each time you come, and you could greet 2018 with 11 stories for your personal history. 
  
'''Introduction to Genealogy''' - Instructor, Janice Sellers&nbsp;Have you watched the Ancestry.com commercials and thought, “I want to do that“? Have you asked questions and made notes about your family, and now feel ready to take the next step? Would you like to know what genealogical research involves and how to start? Would you like a computer program to help you keep your information organized? This is the class for you. Genealogy is neither as easy as the commercials and TV programs make it sound nor as complicated as it used to be. Take the first step -- come to our free class and find out if this is the hobby for you.  
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'''Freedmens Bureau Records On-line : A Better Way to do Slave Research -''' Instructor, Janice Sellers, Genealogist - Freedmens Bureau Records are overlooked by far too many researchers.  The records have not been the easiest to work with, but now that they are online and indexed, they can yield a wealth of information.  Though they're not perfect, these documents can include marriage dates, children’s birth dates, school records, work contracts, and, most importantly, the name of an applicant's most recent owner. Learn why these records can be key to finding out more about your family. 
  
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'''Paper Basics : Saving Your Families Paper Based history -''' Instructor, Karen Zukor, art conservationist. '''-''' Have you got original documents that need to be preserved?  Letters, diaries, journals, certificates, citizenship papers, family Bibles....before they crumble into dust let Karen Zukor teach you the basics of preservation.  Come listen to her presentation on the factors that damage paper and how to properly handle, store and display those items that are both inherently valuable and inherently fragile'''.''' Karen has been a professional paper conservator for almost thirty years and is a Fellow of the American Institute for Conservation. She has been responsible for many collections - including fine art, archival material, maps, documents, and rare books - held both in private hands and at institutions. In addition, she has trained both pre- and post-program interns for over twenty years, and lectures widely to the general public.  You won't want to miss this opportunity.  Pre-register at: [mailto:fhcoakland@gmail.com fhcoakland@gmail.com]or 510-531-3905
  
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'''Strategies for Capturing and Cropping''' - Instructor, Weimer, staff specialist - Hands on workshop - Learn to capture, crop and save or print the records you find online.
  
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'''Swedish Research Workshop -''' Need some help with your Swedish research? Join our experts (Beryl and Wade) on Thursdays between 10A and 4P for some individual assistance. No appointment necessary.
  
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'''Hispanic Research Workshop - '''Need some help with your Spanish research?  More comfortable speaking and reading Spanish?  Come work with our FamilySearch Missionary Sister Weimer. <br>
  
 
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Classes hosted by the Oakland FamilySearch Library are offered free of charge with an occasional small fee to cover the cost of handouts.  Pre-registration is required as classes may be cancelled when enrollment is insufficient. Pre-register at: fhcoakland@gmail.comor 510-531-3905.

** Indicates classes that are part of our FamilySearch Series. These classes will be 45 - 60 minutes long followed by an optional hands-on practice session with a staff mentor. Please bring your familysearch.org (or LDS.org) account user name and password.

Class and Event Schedule

Date Title Teacher # wks Time
Feb 18 DAR Research Group Arnold 10A-4P
Feb 18 WETA 10A-1P
Feb 18 Genesis Group Meeting 11A-12P
Feb 18 AAGSNC Monthly Meeting monthly 12:30-4:30
Feb 19 Indexing Event - Jewish Family Records 1 12P-5P
Feb 22 Paper Basics - Saving Your Family's Paper-Based History Zukor 1 11:00A
Feb 22 Freedmens Bureau Records On-line Sellers 1 1:00PM
Feb 22 Hispanic Research Workshop Weimer weekly 6P-9P
Feb 22 African American Research Workshop Ward monthly 6P-8 P
Feb 23 Swedish Research Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Feb 23 Workshop: Strategies for Capturing and Cropping Weimer 1 10:30A
Mar 1 Hispanic Research Workshop Weimer weekly 6P-9P
Mar 2 Swedish Genealogy Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Mar 3 Workshop: Strategies for Capturing and Cropping Weimer 1 10:30A
Mar 5 CGS - Preparing for a Research Trip to Salt Lake 1P-3:30P
Mar 8 Hispanic Research Workshop Weimer weekly 6P-9P
Mar 8 MacGen Users Workshop George monthly 7P-8P
Mar 9 Swedish Research Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Mar 9 Family History Workshop : Write Your History in Stories Miller monthly 1P-2P
Mar 11 Workshop: Strategies for Capturing and Cropping Weimer 1 10:30A
Mar 11 Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge (by appointment) Mattson 1 3-4:30P
Mar 12 Regional Family History Meeting Severson 8:45A-11A
Mar 12 SFBAJGS Board Meeting 12P-4P
Mar 14 East Bay Genealogical Society Meeting monthly 10:00A
Mar 15 Hispanic Research Workshop Weimer weekly 6P-9P
Mar 16 Swedish Research Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Mar 18 WETA 10A-1P
Mar 18 Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge (by appointment) Mattson 1 3-4:30P
Mar 22 Hispanic Research Workshop Weimer weekly 6P-9P
Mar 22 African American Research Workshop Ward monthly 6P-8 P
Mar 23 Swedish Genealogy Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Mar 25 Presidio DAR Chapter Severson 1 10A-4P
Mar 25 Piedmont DAR Chapter Severson 1 1:30A-4P
Mar 25 WETA 10A-1P
Mar 26 SFBAJGS Meeting monthly 12P-4P
Mar 29 Hispanic Research Workshop Weimer weekly 6P-9P
Mar 30 Swedish Genealogy Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Apr 22 Breathe Life into Your Family History thru Digital Photography Madsen 1 1P-4P
  • SFBAJGS = San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Genealogical Society
  • AAGSNC = African American Genealogical Society of Northern California
  • WETA = Alameda County Weekend Training Academy

African American Research Workshop - Instructor, Genealogist Alvis Ward Jr. - This is an ongoing free hands-on research workshop comprised of African Americans, also referred to as Black or Afro-American, or those who harmonize with Sub-Saharan Africa, with ancestry, citizenship, or residency in the United States. The workshop is an interactive exchange of research tools, methods and systems, and discussions necessary for progress at individual levels of family histories and genealogies impacted by the 16th Century removal of Africans to America as slaves. No pre-registration is required. For additional information E-Mail: nextleveldna@gmail.com

Breathe Life into Your Family History thru Digital Photography - Instructor, Ronald Madsen - Photographs and other digital images are major enhancements to Family History.  Most everyone has a camera in their pocket and a shoe-box full of dog-eared photos and documents. In this class we will learn how to collect, or "Capture," organize, enhance, archive, and label Family History photos and documents, 

Family History Workshop : Write Your History in Stories.- Instructor, Kim Miller, staff genealogist - Does writing your personal history sound intimidating? Does "I was born ..." seem like a boring way to start?  How about writing your memories one story at a time?  Come once or come monthly, come when you can.  Set aside the 2nd Thursday of each month and spend an afternoon jump starting your memory.  Write one story each time you come, and you could greet 2018 with 11 stories for your personal history. 

Freedmens Bureau Records On-line : A Better Way to do Slave Research - Instructor, Janice Sellers, Genealogist - Freedmens Bureau Records are overlooked by far too many researchers. The records have not been the easiest to work with, but now that they are online and indexed, they can yield a wealth of information. Though they're not perfect, these documents can include marriage dates, children’s birth dates, school records, work contracts, and, most importantly, the name of an applicant's most recent owner. Learn why these records can be key to finding out more about your family. 

Paper Basics : Saving Your Families Paper Based history - Instructor, Karen Zukor, art conservationist. - Have you got original documents that need to be preserved?  Letters, diaries, journals, certificates, citizenship papers, family Bibles....before they crumble into dust let Karen Zukor teach you the basics of preservation.  Come listen to her presentation on the factors that damage paper and how to properly handle, store and display those items that are both inherently valuable and inherently fragile. Karen has been a professional paper conservator for almost thirty years and is a Fellow of the American Institute for Conservation. She has been responsible for many collections - including fine art, archival material, maps, documents, and rare books - held both in private hands and at institutions. In addition, she has trained both pre- and post-program interns for over twenty years, and lectures widely to the general public.  You won't want to miss this opportunity. Pre-register at: fhcoakland@gmail.comor 510-531-3905

Strategies for Capturing and Cropping - Instructor, Weimer, staff specialist - Hands on workshop - Learn to capture, crop and save or print the records you find online.

Swedish Research Workshop - Need some help with your Swedish research? Join our experts (Beryl and Wade) on Thursdays between 10A and 4P for some individual assistance. No appointment necessary.

Hispanic Research Workshop - Need some help with your Spanish research? More comfortable speaking and reading Spanish? Come work with our FamilySearch Missionary Sister Weimer.