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==== Class Schedule  ====
 
==== Class Schedule  ====
  
'''All classes are held in the Book Room of the Family History Center and will be limited to 12 patrons. Because of the smaller class size, advance registration is needed. Please register in advance by calling the Brigham City Family History Center at 723-5995.'''  
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'''All classes are held in the Training Room of the Family History Center. Please register in advance by calling the Brigham City Family History Center at 723-5995.'''  
  
Occasionally classes will be held in the Relief Society Room which will accommodate larger groups. Advance registration is not needed for any classes held in the Relief Society Room.<br>  
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If there are not enough patrons signed up for a particular class, the class will be canceled. Some classes may be repeated at a later time if there is enough interest.<br>  
  
If there are not enough patrons signed up for a particular class, the class will be canceled. Some classes may be repeated at a later time if there is enough interest.
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Monday, April 8 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Basic, taught by Annette Sheperd<br>Tuesday, April 9 - 10:00 am - Beginning Computer Basics #1, taught by Wayne Summers<br>Thursday, April 11 - 10:00 am - Beginning Computer Basics #1 (this is the same class that is taught on Tuesday), taught by Wayne Summers<br>Thursday, April 11 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Basic, taught by Linda Peterson<br>Tuesday, April 16 - 10:00 am - Beginning Computer Basics #2, taught by Wayne Summers<br>Thursday, April 18 - 10:00 am - Beginning Computer Basics #2 (this is the same class that is taught on Tuesday), taught by Wayne Summers<br>Friday, April 19 - 10:00 am -Using Source Box, taught by Sue LaVelle<br>Monday, April 22 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Annette Sheperd<br>Tuesday, April 23 - 10:00 am - Beginning Computer Basics #3, taught by Wayne Summers<br>Thursday, April 25 - 10:00 am - Beginning Computer Basics #3 (this is the same class that is taught on Tuesday), taught by Wayne Summers<br>Thursday, April 25 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Linda Peterson<br><br>Thursday, May 2 - 10:00 am - Beginning Computer Basics #4 (this is the same class that is taught on Tuesday), taught by Wayne Summers<br>
  
A class title in blue indicates there is a handout available. Click on the blue title to view the handout.  
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Thursday May 2 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Advanced, taught by Linda Peterson<br>"This doesn't look like my ancestor"! This class teaches changing relationships and merging duplicate names. If there is time, a brief view of photos and stories will be taught.  
  
*Wednesday, February 1 at 10:00 am - [https://www.sugarsync.com/pf/D7560491_1069182_628551 <u>Share Your Ancestor's Life with a Google Earth Tour</u>], taught by Sheri Lynn Lemon. Class will be held in the Relief Society Room. No advance registration required.
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Wednesday May 8 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Beginning, taught by Claudette Hall<br>This class teaches the basics of family tree from logging on to maneuvering through different aspects on the tree page and the person page. Adding information and searching will also be taught if time during the lesson.<br>  
*Tuesday, February 7 at 10:00 am - <u>Swedish Research in ArkivDigital Online</u> (a pay website which is free at the Family History Center) taught by Anita Olsen
 
*Thursday, February 9 at 7:00 pm - [https://www.sugarsync.com/pf/D7560491_1069182_650554 <u>Introduction to Indexing</u>] taught by Roger Hendrickson
 
*Monday, February 13 at 10:00 am - [https://www.sugarsync.com/pf/D7560491_1069182_648553 <u>Using Legacy with new FamilySearc</u>h] taught by Shari Duce<br>  
 
*Tuesday, February 21 at 7:00 pm - <u>Introduction to Ancestry.com</u> (a pay website which is free at the Family History Center) taught by Jolene Patrick
 
*Wednesday, February 22 at 10:00 am - <u>Entering Sources in RootsMagic</u> taught by Vicki Rasmussen<br>
 
*Monday, February 27 at 10:00 at - <u>Using Ancestral Quest with new FamilySearch</u> taught be Vern Backman<br>
 
  
*Tuesday, March 6 at 10:00 am – <u>Legacy – Basic – Questions/Answers</u>, taught by Duce
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Thursday May 9 - 6:00 pm - Native American Research, taught by Jhon Bryan<br>The Northern Shoshone Council has requested this class to help find resources for Native American Research. Jhon has served in the FHL in Salt Lake City and has experience with Native American Research. This class is designed for this council, but others interested are welcome to attend.
*Wednesday, March 7 at 10:00 am – <u>RootsMagic – Basic – Questions/Answers</u>, taught by Rasmussen
 
*Thursday, March 8 at 2:00 pm – <u>Indexing Basics</u>, taught by Hendrickson
 
*Monday, March 12 at 10:00 am – <u>Basic Genealogy – Where to Start</u>, taught by Hall
 
*Tuesday, March 13 at 10:00 am – <u>Personal Ancestral File Refresher – Focus/Filter</u>, taught by Keller
 
*Monday, March 19 at 10:00 am – <u>Find a Grave Basics</u>, taught by Schow
 
*Tuesday, March 20 at 10:00 am – <u>Preview of FamilySearch Family Tree</u>, taught by Ross , Held in RS Room, NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED
 
*Thursday, March 22 at 7:00 pm – <u>Finding Censuses on LDS Wiki</u>, taught by Sharp
 
*Tuesday, March 27 at 2:00 pm – <u>Easy Color Coding of Family Folder</u>s, taught by Hess
 
  
*Thursday, April 5 at 2:00 pm - <u>Indexing 1940 Census Workshop</u>, taught by Roger Hendrickson
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Tuesday May 14 - 10:00 am - Internet research class, taught by Linda Peterson<br>This class teaches how to use different sites on the internet to find information for genealogy and some basic research skills in helping find names for the temple.  
*Tuesday, April 10 at 10:00 am - [https://www.sugarsync.com/pf/D7560491_1069182_862565 <u>How to Download and Use Irfanview</u>], taught by Shari Duce
 
*Wednesday, April 11 at 7:00 pm - <u>Indexing 1940 Census Workshop</u>, taught by Roger Hendrickson
 
*Thursday, April 12 at 7:00 pm - <u>Personal Ancestral File Refresher - Entering notes and sources</u>, taught by Vern Backman
 
*Tuesday, April 17 at 10:00 am - <u>Using FamilySearch Catalog</u>, taught by Claudia Ross
 
*Wednesday, April 18 at 7:00 pm - <u>Indexing 1940 Census Workshop</u>, taught by Roger Hendrickson
 
*Thursday, April 19 at 10:00 am - <u>Beginning Genealogical Research</u>, taught by Anita Olsen
 
*Thursday, April 19 at 2:00 pm - <u>Indexing 1940 Census Workshop</u>, taught by Roger Hendrickson
 
*Monday, April 23 at 10:00 am - <u>Personal Ancestral File Refresher - Entering notes and sources</u>, taught by Vern Backman
 
*Tuesday, April 24 at 10:00 am - <u>Why You Need to Use Dropbox</u>, taught by Anita Olsen
 
*Saturday, April 28 at 10:00 am–noon - [https://www.sugarsync.com/pf/D7560491_1069182_730577 <u>Danish Workshop</u>], taught by Anita Olsen
 
  
*Thursday, May 3 at 10:00 am - <u>Using Find My Past for English Research</u>, taught by Joyce Palmer
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Wednesday May 15 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Claudette Hall<br>This class teaches how to reserve ordinances for the temple, editing information and relationships on our family tree. Merging and sourcing are also taught.
*Thursday, May 3 at 7:00 pm - <u>Danish Probate Records</u>, taught by Boyd Nielsen, AG
 
*Saturday, May 5 at 10:00 am - noon - <u>Basic Danish Research Workshop</u>, taught by Anita Olsen
 
*Wednesday, May 9 at 10:00 am - <u>Using RootsMagic – Basics</u>, taught by Vicki Rasmussen
 
*Thursday, May 10 at 10:00 am - <u>Successful Internet Researching - Where to Start</u> , taught by Anita Olsen
 
*Thursday, May 10 at 2:00 pm - <u>How to Get Started Indexing</u>, taught by Roger Hendrickson
 
*Tuesday, May 15 at 10:00 am - <u>Using Fold 3 to Research US Military Records</u>, taught by Anita Olsen
 
*Thursday, May 17 at 10:00 am - <u>Using England Jurisdictions 1851 Website to Simplify British Research</u>, taught by Joyce Palmer
 
*Thursday, May 17 at 2:00 pm - <u>Indexing 1940 Census Workshop</u>, taught by Roger Hendrickson<br>
 
  
'''About May’s classes''':  
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Tuesday May 21 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Photos &amp; Stories, taught by Linda Peterson<br>This class teaches how to upload photos and stories to Family Tree. Participants should bring photos and stories stored on a removable drive to practice using these features of Family Tree.
  
'''Find My Past''' is a great site for English research. It is a subscription site but may be used free of charge at the Family History Center. It includes the complete 1841 1911 census, parish records, migration and military records and many other collections that will be helpful in learning more about your English ancestors.  
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Tuesday May 21 - 6:00 pm - US Census Research, taught by Shari Duce<br>This class teaches how to use various US Censuses and how to analyze the information these censuses can reveal.  
  
On May 3 we are especially fortunate to have A. Boyd Nielsen, presenting his informative class on '''Danish Probate records'''. An accredited genealogist through ICAPGen , he has been involved in genealogical research for over 43 years. He specializes in Scandinavian, Germanic, British, and North American research.  
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Thursday May 30 - 6:00 pm -Analyzing Your Pedigree, taught by Boyd Nielsen AG<br>As an Accredited Professional Genealogist, Boyd Nielsen shares his expertise in analyzing information from various sources that apply to your research. This is a class that you don't want to miss.  
  
The '''Basic Danish Research''' workshop being taught by Anita Olsen will continue this month on Saturday, May 5.
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<br>Please call the Brigham City Family History Center at 435-723-5995 to register for the class you wish to attend.<br><br><br><br>
 
 
'''RootsMagic''' basics guides you through essential steps in starting to use RootsMagic, and answers questions for those who are already using the program.
 
 
 
Genealogical '''Websites''' abound. Learn which ones will speed your research and provide the information you are seeking in the ''Successful Internet Researching - Where to Start'' class.
 
 
 
Two classes will be offered on '''Indexing'''. The basic indexing class ''How to Get Started Indexing'' is essential for anyone who is beginning, or needs to improve their success rate. It also serves as a basis for the Indexing 1940 Census Workshop. The handout for the ''How to Get Started Indexing'' class is available on the FamilySearch wiki. To access the Center’s site on the LDS Wiki, go to: [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Main_Page https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki] Enter "Brigham City Utah Family History Center/Classes". Cursor to the class link. Click on the link to be taken to the class handout.<br>  
 
 
 
'''Fold 3''' is an excellent site which focuses on U. S. Military Records. Originally known as Footnote, the new name derives from the American flag folding protocol.
 
 
 
The '''England Jurisdiction 1851''' project simplifies research by consolidating data from many finding aids into a single searchable repository. Its features include contiguous parish and radius search lists and relevant jurisdictions as they existed in 1851. This easy to use site is a great tool for English research. <br><br><br>
 
  
 
==== Staff Training Meeting  ====
 
==== Staff Training Meeting  ====
  
Thursday, July 19 at 7:00 pm  
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Thursday, May 16 at 6:00 pm<br>  
 
 
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Revision as of 22:52, 25 April 2013

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

All classes are held in the Training Room of the Family History Center. Please register in advance by calling the Brigham City Family History Center at 723-5995.

If there are not enough patrons signed up for a particular class, the class will be canceled. Some classes may be repeated at a later time if there is enough interest.

Monday, April 8 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Basic, taught by Annette Sheperd
Tuesday, April 9 - 10:00 am - Beginning Computer Basics #1, taught by Wayne Summers
Thursday, April 11 - 10:00 am - Beginning Computer Basics #1 (this is the same class that is taught on Tuesday), taught by Wayne Summers
Thursday, April 11 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Basic, taught by Linda Peterson
Tuesday, April 16 - 10:00 am - Beginning Computer Basics #2, taught by Wayne Summers
Thursday, April 18 - 10:00 am - Beginning Computer Basics #2 (this is the same class that is taught on Tuesday), taught by Wayne Summers
Friday, April 19 - 10:00 am -Using Source Box, taught by Sue LaVelle
Monday, April 22 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Annette Sheperd
Tuesday, April 23 - 10:00 am - Beginning Computer Basics #3, taught by Wayne Summers
Thursday, April 25 - 10:00 am - Beginning Computer Basics #3 (this is the same class that is taught on Tuesday), taught by Wayne Summers
Thursday, April 25 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Linda Peterson

Thursday, May 2 - 10:00 am - Beginning Computer Basics #4 (this is the same class that is taught on Tuesday), taught by Wayne Summers

Thursday May 2 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Advanced, taught by Linda Peterson
"This doesn't look like my ancestor"! This class teaches changing relationships and merging duplicate names. If there is time, a brief view of photos and stories will be taught.

Wednesday May 8 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Beginning, taught by Claudette Hall
This class teaches the basics of family tree from logging on to maneuvering through different aspects on the tree page and the person page. Adding information and searching will also be taught if time during the lesson.

Thursday May 9 - 6:00 pm - Native American Research, taught by Jhon Bryan
The Northern Shoshone Council has requested this class to help find resources for Native American Research. Jhon has served in the FHL in Salt Lake City and has experience with Native American Research. This class is designed for this council, but others interested are welcome to attend.

Tuesday May 14 - 10:00 am - Internet research class, taught by Linda Peterson
This class teaches how to use different sites on the internet to find information for genealogy and some basic research skills in helping find names for the temple.

Wednesday May 15 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Claudette Hall
This class teaches how to reserve ordinances for the temple, editing information and relationships on our family tree. Merging and sourcing are also taught.

Tuesday May 21 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Photos & Stories, taught by Linda Peterson
This class teaches how to upload photos and stories to Family Tree. Participants should bring photos and stories stored on a removable drive to practice using these features of Family Tree.

Tuesday May 21 - 6:00 pm - US Census Research, taught by Shari Duce
This class teaches how to use various US Censuses and how to analyze the information these censuses can reveal.

Thursday May 30 - 6:00 pm -Analyzing Your Pedigree, taught by Boyd Nielsen AG
As an Accredited Professional Genealogist, Boyd Nielsen shares his expertise in analyzing information from various sources that apply to your research. This is a class that you don't want to miss.


Please call the Brigham City Family History Center at 435-723-5995 to register for the class you wish to attend.



Staff Training Meeting

Thursday, May 16 at 6:00 pm