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=== General information  ===
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=== General information  ===
  
[[Image:Oakland FHC training room 3.jpg|center|300px|Oakland FHC training room 3.jpg]]&nbsp;<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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[[Image:Oakland FHC training room 3.jpg|center|300px|Oakland FHC training room 3.jpg]]&nbsp;  
  
=== Coming in February  ===
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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.
 
 
=== The California Genealogical Society will be sponsoring a series titled  ===
 
 
 
=== Beginning Genealogy: Skills for Successful Research  ===
 
 
 
Has the time come for you to: Learn more about your family’s place in history? Verify family stories? Get past dead ends on your family tree? If you have answered “yes” to any of these questions, you may want to attend a series of 4 classes designed to provide beginning family historians with the skills needed for successful research. <br>'''Beginning Thursday, February 6, this 4 week series of beginning classes will meet 10 am-12 noon in the Oakland FamilySearch Library in the multimedia classroom'''. During this series of hands-on computer oriented classes the students will focus on individual family research goals and developing effective research plans. There will be short homework assignments each week to practice new skills.<br>By the end of the series, participants should be able to:<br>'''• Determine which records to look for <br>• Identify where to find the records<br>• Document the results of the search<br>• Evaluate the records for reliability <br>'''A guided tour of the California Genealogical Society’s Library at 2201 Broadway, Oakland will be arranged at the end of the class series where you will find books, periodicals and resources to support your ongoing genealogy research. [http://beggencourse2014reg.eventbrite.com/?aff=FHL Registration]  
 
  
 
== '''Class and Event Schedule'''  ==
 
== '''Class and Event Schedule'''  ==
  
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|May 20
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|AAGSNC Monthly Meeting
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|12:30P-4:30P
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|May 21
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|SFBAJGS Meeting
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|monthly
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|12P-4P
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|May 23
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|Indexing Webinar
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|1
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|1:30P-2:30P
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|May 23
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|Oakland 12th Ward Young Women
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|Walker
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|1
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|7:30P-8:30P
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|May 24
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|African American Genealogy Research Workshop
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|Ward
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|monthly
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|6P-8P
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|May 25
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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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|May 26
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|Hispanic Research Workshop
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|Wiemer
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|weekly
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|10A-1P
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|May 26
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|Shattuck Homes Senior Residents
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|1
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|10A-12P
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|Jun 1
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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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|Jun 2
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|Hispanic Research Workshop
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|Wiemer
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|weekly
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|10A-1P
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|Jun 3
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|WETA
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|10A-1P
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|Jun 8
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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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|Jun 8
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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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|Jun 9
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|Hispanic Research Workshop
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|Wiemer
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|weekly
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|10A-1P
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|Jun 10
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|Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge (by appointment)
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|Mattson
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|monthly
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|3P-4:30P
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|Jun 14
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|East Bay Genealogical Society
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|monthly
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|10A-11A
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|Jun 14
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|Family History Training for New Missionaries
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|1
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|Jun 14
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|Mac Users Group
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|George
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|7P-8P
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|Jun 15
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|Swedish Genealogy Workshop
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|Olofson
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|10A-4P
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|Jun 16
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|Hispanic Research Workshop
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|Wiemer
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|10A-1P
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|Jun 17
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|WETA
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|10A-1P
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|Jun 17
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|AAGSNC Monthly Meeting
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|11A-4:30P
 
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|Jun 21
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|Canoga Park Youth Conference
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|10A-1P
 
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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" | Feb 4
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|Jun 22
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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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| 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" | Feb 6
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|Jun 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" | Beginning Genealogy&nbsp;Series - Class 1 of 4
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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" | Brett/Schwarz
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|Wiemer
| 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" | weekly  
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|10A-1P
 
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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" | Feb 9
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|Jun 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" | San Francisco Bay Area Jewish Gen. Soc Meeting
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|Irish On-Line Research
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|Sellers
| 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
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|10:30A
 
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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" | Feb 11
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|Jun 28
| 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" | Using the Search Feature of Roots Magic
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|African American Genealogy 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" | Miller
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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; &nbsp; &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" | 10:30A
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|6P-8P
 
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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" | Feb 12
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|Jun 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" | East Bay Genealogical Society
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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" | Stevens
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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" | 10:00A
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|10A-4P
 
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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" | Feb 12
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|Jun 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" | Mac Users Workshop  
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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" | George
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|Wiemer
| 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;7:00P
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|10A-1P
 
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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" | Feb 13
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|Jul 6
| 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" | Beginning Genealogy Series - Class 2 of 4
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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" | Brett/Schwarz
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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" | weekly  
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|10A-4P
 
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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" | Feb 14
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|Jul 7
| 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" | Using the FOCUS feature in PAF (hands-on)
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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" | Miller
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|Wiemer
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|weekly
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|10A-1P
 
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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" | Feb 16
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|Jul 8
| 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" | Black Family History Day Open House
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|WETA
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|10A-1P
 
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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" | Feb 20
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|Jul 8
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|Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge (by appointment)
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|Mattson
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|Jul 12
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|East Bay Genealogical Society
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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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|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;1:30P
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|10A-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" | Feb 25<br>
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|Jul 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" | Using the FOCUS Feature of PAF <br>
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|Mac Users Group
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|George
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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;2:00P<br>
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|7P-8P
 
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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" | Feb 26<br>
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|Jul 13
| 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" | Using Online Historical Black Newspapers ...<br>
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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" | Sellers<br>
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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;&nbsp;&nbsp; 1<br>
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|weekly
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|10A-4P
 
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|Jul 13
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|Family History Workshop : Write Your History in Stories
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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&nbsp;:[mailto:nextleveldna@gmail.com nextleveldna@gmail.com]
 
 
 
'''Beginning Evernote (hands-on)''' – Instructor, Bonnie Mattson - Evernote is an organization tool for all kinds of media, and text of all kinds, i.e., articles on the Internet, your own personal notes that can be written in the program itself. It has countless applications to life organization and is great for research notes. Everything is searchable by key words for easy access. This class is a beginner's, hands-on class designed specifically to help you begin using Evernote to digitally organize your genealogical research material. Please go to [https://evernote.com evernote.com], register and set up an account before coming to class. Follow the prompts, it is easy!
 
 
 
'''Beginning Genealogy Series''' - "Skills for Successful Research - Instructors Pam Brett and Lavinia Schwartz, CGS Research Specialists - The hands-on 4 week series sponsored by the California Genealogical Society is designed to teach the beginning researcher the skills needed for finding, organizing, and evaluating sources. &nbsp;There is a fee for the series. &nbsp;Follow the link for further information and registration.&nbsp;[http://beggencourse2014reg.eventbrite.com/?aff=FHL Registration]
 
 
 
'''Beginning Swedish Research Class and Workshop''' - Instructor, Wade Olofson, Swedish research specialist - Find your Swedish ancestors and living relatives using the comprehensive resources at the Oakland FamilySearch Library.&nbsp; Class will last about 1 hour and be followed by a workshop with research assistance.&nbsp; Please pre-register by E-Mail&nbsp;:[mailto:wolofson@yahoo.com Wade]
 
 
 
'''Computer Basics I '''- Kim Holley -&nbsp;This hands-on class is designed for the computer beginner. Learn how to get around your computer (the desktop, the mouse, windows), learn to create and move files and folders and to use a flash drive.
 
 
 
'''Documentation Using Personal Ancestral File (hands on)''' - Instructor, Ken Miller, Associate Director OFSL - Documenting (or footnoting) your research is a vital part of being a good genealogist. This class teaches the fundamentals of documentation using the PAF software program but the principles taught could be used in any program. Please call (510-531-3905) or E-mail (fhcoakland@gmail.com) the FHC to preregister.
 
 
 
'''FamilySearch/Familytree - What You Need to Know - Instructor,'''<span style="line-height: 1.5em;">&nbsp;Ralph Severson, Director OFSL -</span><span style="line-height: 1.5em;">FamilySearch is the genealogical website of the LDS Church and Family</span><span style="line-height: 1.5em;">&nbsp;Tree is the portion of the website for sharing ancestral lineages. &nbsp;This amazing website is fast becomming the number 1 geenalogical website in the world.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5em;">&nbsp;Comes see how to get the most from it.&nbsp;</span>
 
 
 
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'''Intro to Roots Magic (hand-on)''' - Instructor Ken Miller, Associate Director OFSL -&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5em;">This is a hands-on introduction to the genealogical data management program Roots Magic. It will cover opening the program, entering data, using templates for sources and notes, and adding pictures. The Webinar on Using RootsMagic will be included on the CD that will be given to participants. There is no charge for the class but there will be a small fee to cover the cost of handouts. 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 if you have one.</span>
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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]
  
<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" />'''Using the FOCUS Feature in PAF (hands-on) '''– Instructor, Kenneth Miller, Associate Director OFSL) – The FOCUS feature allows you to generate a list of individuals who meet a specific criteria. For instance, the genealogist has ordered a microfilm from a church in a small town in Pennsylvania; FOCUS allows him to generate a list of individuals in his database who resided in that area. Need a list of ancestors alive in 1930, FOCUS helps you find them. Learn to use this powerful tool. Preregister at [mailto:fhcoakland@gmail.com fhcoakland@gmail.com] or call 510-531-3905.  
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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. 
  
'''Using Online Historical Black Newspapers for Genealogical Research''' - Instructor, Janice Sellers - Many historical black and abolitionist newspapers are available online, with more being added. Most are on subscription sites, while some are free. This class gives an overview of the roles of black newspapers, discusses what is online and where it is, suggests access strategies, and shows sample search results.<br>
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'''Hispanic Research Workshop - '''Need some help with your Spanish research?  More comfortable speaking and reading Spanish?  Come work with our Spanish Speaking Missionares, Brother and Sister Grow. 
  
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'''Irish Research Online''' - Instructor, Janice Sellers APG - Once upon a time, searching for Irish ancestors required learning the townland of origin, or at least the county, before you could even consider crossing the Atlantic.  While that is still helpful, it is now often possible to find a family without that information by using the wealth of records that have gone online in the last couple of years. This class will cover some of the many resources available online for Irish research. 
  
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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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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.

Class and Event Schedule

Date Title Teacher # wks Time
May 20 AAGSNC Monthly Meeting monthly 12:30P-4:30P
May 21 SFBAJGS Meeting monthly 12P-4P
May 23 Indexing Webinar 1 1:30P-2:30P
May 23 Oakland 12th Ward Young Women Walker 1 7:30P-8:30P
May 24 African American Genealogy Research Workshop Ward monthly 6P-8P
May 25 Swedish Genealogy Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
May 26 Hispanic Research Workshop Wiemer weekly 10A-1P
May 26 Shattuck Homes Senior Residents 1 10A-12P
Jun 1 Swedish Genealogy Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Jun 2 Hispanic Research Workshop Wiemer weekly 10A-1P
Jun 3 WETA 10A-1P
Jun 8 Swedish Genealogy Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Jun 8 Family History Workshop : Write Your History in Stories Miller monthly 1P-2P
Jun 9 Hispanic Research Workshop Wiemer weekly 10A-1P
Jun 10 Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge (by appointment) Mattson monthly 3P-4:30P
Jun 14 East Bay Genealogical Society monthly 10A-11A
Jun 14 Family History Training for New Missionaries 1 2P-3P
Jun 14 Mac Users Group George monthly 7P-8P
Jun 15 Swedish Genealogy Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Jun 16 Hispanic Research Workshop Wiemer weekly 10A-1P
Jun 17 WETA 10A-1P
Jun 17 AAGSNC Monthly Meeting monthly 11A-4:30P
Jun 21 Canoga Park Youth Conference 10A-1P
Jun 22 Swedish Genealogy Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Jun 23 Hispanic Research Workshop Wiemer weekly 10A-1P
Jun 23 Irish On-Line Research Sellers 1 10:30A
Jun 28 African American Genealogy Research Workshop Ward monthly 6P-8P
Jun 29 Swedish Genealogy Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Jun 30 Hispanic Research Workshop Wiemer weekly 10A-1P
Jul 6 Swedish Genealogy Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Jul 7 Hispanic Research Workshop Wiemer weekly 10A-1P
Jul 8 WETA 10A-1P
Jul 8 Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge (by appointment) Mattson monthly 3P-4:30P
Jul 12 East Bay Genealogical Society monthly 10A-11A
Jul 12 Mac Users Group George monthly 7P-8P
Jul 13 Swedish Genealogy Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Jul 13 Family History Workshop : Write Your History in Stories Miller monthly 1P-2P
Jul 14 Hispanic Research Workshop Wiemer weekly 10A-1P
Jul 15 WETA 10A-1P
Jul 16 SFBAJGS - Bring Your Brick Wall - Meet the Experts monthly 11:30A-4P
Jul 20 Swedish Genealogy Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Jul 21 Hispanic Research Workshop Wiemer weekly 10A-1P
Jul 27 Swedish Genealogy Workshop Olofson weekly 10A-4P
Jul 28 Hispanic Research Workshop Wiemer weekly 10A-1P
  • 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

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. 

Hispanic Research Workshop - Need some help with your Spanish research? More comfortable speaking and reading Spanish? Come work with our Spanish Speaking Missionares, Brother and Sister Grow. 

Irish Research Online - Instructor, Janice Sellers APG - Once upon a time, searching for Irish ancestors required learning the townland of origin, or at least the county, before you could even consider crossing the Atlantic. While that is still helpful, it is now often possible to find a family without that information by using the wealth of records that have gone online in the last couple of years. This class will cover some of the many resources available online for Irish research. 

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.