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=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
=== Calendar and Events  ===
  
==== Brigham City Family History Fair and Open House ====
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===== ''Families Together . . . Past and Present'' =====
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==== Monthly Class Schedule ====
  
===== Saturday, October 12, 2013  =====
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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.'''  
 
 
Location: Brigham City Famiy History Center, 531 N 100 W, Brigham City
 
 
 
Come as a family and enjoy activities for children, youth, and adults.
 
 
 
'''8:30 – 9:20 Keynote Speaker, Norm Albiston and Dedication of Center by President Robert Davis'''
 
 
 
'''1st Session – 9:30 am – 10:20 am'''<br>Involving Youth in Family History – the Time is Now&nbsp;&nbsp; -&nbsp; Eleanor Jensen<br>Solving Problems in Family Tree&nbsp; -&nbsp; Barry Evans<br>Preserving Memories through Oral History&nbsp; -&nbsp; Michael Palmer <br>Genealogy Merit Badge
 
 
 
'''2nd Session – 10:30 am – 11:20 am'''<br>Strengthening Families through Generational Stories&nbsp; -&nbsp; Eleanor Jensen<br>Solving Problems in Family Tree&nbsp; -&nbsp; Barry Evans<br>Digitizing Family Photos &nbsp; -&nbsp; Michael Palmer<br>Genealogy Merit Badge
 
 
 
'''3rd Session – 11:30 am – 12:20 pm'''<br>Beginning Family History&nbsp; -&nbsp; Linda Peterson<br>Preserving Memories through Oral History&nbsp; -&nbsp; Michael Palmer<br>Genealogy’s NOT Just for Grandmas – How YOU can start your family history TODAY&nbsp; -&nbsp; Lisa Moncur<br>Genealogy Merit Badge
 
 
 
'''Ongoing activities – 9:30 am – 1:00 pm'''<br>
 
 
 
*Research help - Sign up for a free 25-minute appointment with Boyd Nielsen, an accredited genealogist, to get help with a specific research problem. Look for the sign-up sheet at the welcome table in the main foyer.
 
*Children’s activities - Crafts, story time, games, and more in the Cultural Hall. We request children be accompanied by a parent.
 
*Family photos - Pose for a fun photo with your family
 
*Center Open House - Come by and see the resources available at the Center
 
*Videos - Relax a few moments while watching inspirational and informative videos
 
*Refreshments - Enjoy a cookie break!<br><br>
 
 
 
'''Class Descriptions'''<br><u>Involving Youth in Family History from Research to the Temple - Eleanor C. Jensen</u><br>In this class you will discover the joy of Family History using Family Tree to research, record, add &amp; clear names, and be ready to perform baptisms for your own ancestors. Understand why Elder Bednar said, “You have been prepared for this day and to build up the kingdom of God. You are here upon the earth now to assist in this glorious work.” This class is for youth, beginners, Family History Consultants, and anyone desiring to help others learn the simplicity of Family History and Family Tree.
 
 
 
<u>Solving Problems in Family Tree – Barry Evans</u><br>This class will help you help you learn how to fix problems in FamilySearch Family Tree.
 
 
 
<u>Preserving Memories Through Oral History – Michael Palmer</u><br>This class teaches how to prepare for and create a video history of family events Sharing family memories through oral histories is an excellent way to connect generations
 
 
 
<u>Genealogy Merit Badge</u><br>Exploring your roots—where your family name came from, why your family lives where it does, what your parents and grandparents did for fun when they were your age—can be fascinating. This class will help you work on several of the requirements for the merit badge.
 
 
 
<u>Strengthening Families through Generational Stories – Eleanor C. Jensen</u><br>In this class, you will learn how to recognize, find, write, and organize your family stories into a book, making your family stories readily available for guidance and inspiration. A family story that teaches a lesson becomes a guiding beacon for your family while binding roots and branches together<br>
 
 
 
<u>Digitizing Family Photos – Michael Palmer</u><br>This class teaches the basics of scanning family photos. It covers file formats, photo editing, organization and storage of digital photos.
 
  
<u>Beginning Family History – Linda Peterson</u><br>Do you want to get started with your family history but don’t know where to begin? This class is for you. You will learn the basics of how to get started and what to do next.  
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Thursday Jan 9 - 6:00 pm - Indexing on FamilySearch, taught by Barry Evans<br>This class provides answers for getting started in indexing records for FamilySearch. Learn how to begin batches and download them to your own computers. Great class.  
  
<u>Genealogy’s NOT Just for Grandmas How YOU can start your family history TODAY – Lisa Moncur</u><br>This FUN class is for youth and will show how they can participate NOW in family history.<br>
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Monday Jan 13 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Beginning, taught by Annette Sheperd<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 there is time.  
  
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Tuesday Jan 14 - 10:00 am - Legacy Pictures &amp; Clipboard, taught by Anita Olsen<br>This class teaches how to use the software program "Legacy" in recording your pictures and sources. Questions and answers will also be given about this software program.  
 
 
==== Monthly 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.'''
 
  
Thursday Oct 3 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Questions and Answers, taught by Barry Evans<br>This class provides answers to questions about Family Tree. Brother Evans is a missionary for Family Search and has the answers to solve problems in Family Tree. Come with questions and learn more about Family Tree.  
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Wednesday Jan 15 - 10:00 am - United States Census, taught by Shari Duce<br>This class teaches the importance of census records in the United States from 1790 to 1940. Learn how to get more out of your census research.  
  
Wednesday Oct 9 - 10:00 am - Roots Magic Beginning, taught by Vicki Rasmussen<br>This class teaches how to use Roots Magic Software to record ancestors and families. Learn the various features of the program to enhance your family research and connect to Family Tree.  
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Thursday Jan 16 - 2:00 pm - 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.  
  
Wednesday Oct 9 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Photos &amp; Stories, taught by Joyce Palmer<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.  
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Tuesday Jan 21 - 6:00 pm - Fold3 Website, taught by Anita Olsen<br>This class provides instruction on using the website Fold3 which has valuable information for all researchers especially military records for the US from the Revolutionary War to World War II.  
  
Thursday Oct 10 - 2:00 pm - 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.  
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Thursday Jan 23 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Photos &amp; Stories, taught by Joyce Palmer<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.  
  
Thursday Oct 10 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Questions and Answers, taught by Barry Evans<br>This class provides answers to questions about Family Tree. Brother Evans is a missionary for Family Search and has the answers to solve problems in Family Tree. Come with questions and learn more about Family Tree.  
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Thursday Jan 23 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Editing &amp; Family Relationships, taught by Barry Evans<br>This class provides instructions on editing and correcting family relationships in Family Tree.  
  
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Monday Jan 27 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Annette Sheperd<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.
  
Tuesday Oct 15 - 1:00 pm - Family Tree Beginning, taught by Ann Jones<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.  
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Tuesday Jan 28 - 6:00 pm - United States Census, taught by Shari Duce<br>This class teaches the importance of census records in the United States from 1790 to 1940. Learn how to get more out of your census research.  
  
Monday Oct 21 - 1:00 pm - Ancestral Quest Beginning, taught by Mikhael Trimnal<br>This class teaches how to use Ancestral Quest Software to record ancestors and families. Learn the various features of the program to enhance your family research and connect to Family Tree.  
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Wednesday Jan 29 - 6:00 pm - Preserving Family Stories through Oral History, taught by Michael Palmer<br>One of the services provided by the Center is recording family stories on DVD. In this class you will learn how to prepare for your recording session at the center. Preserving and sharing family memories is a priceless gift for generations.  
  
Tuesday Oct. 22 - 1:00 pm - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Ann Jones<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.  
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Thursday Jan 30 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Photos, Stories and Documents, taught by Barry Evans<br>This class teaches how to use the new documents feature on Family Tree and how to utilize your photos and stories in Family Tree and in collaborating with other relatives.<br>
  
Tuesday Oct 22 - 6:00 pm - 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.
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Wednesday Oct 23 - 10:00 am - Roots Magic Users Group, taught by Vicki Rasmussen<br>This class teaches how to use Roots Magic Software to record ancestors and families. Learn the various features of the program to enhance your family research and connect to Family Tree.  
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Tuesday Feb 4 - 6:00 pm - Getting Started with your Research, taught by Linda Peterson<br>This class teaches the basics of getting started and using FamilySearch and other online programs. This is the basics for anyone just beginning or needing a refresher course.  
  
Wednesday Oct 23 - 6:00 pm - Oral History, taught by Michael Palmer<br>This class teaches how to prepare for and create a video history of family events Sharing family memories through oral histories is an excellent way to connect generations.  
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Monday Feb 10 - 2:00 pm - Beginning Computer Skills, taught by LuEtte Halladay<br>This is a basic computer skills class to teach how to use the computer, especially applying these skills to Family History.  
  
Thursday Oct 24 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Questions and Answers, taught by Barry Evans<br>This class provides answers to questions about Family Tree. Brother Evans is a missionary for Family Search and has the answers to solve problems in Family Tree. Come with questions and learn more about Family Tree.  
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Tuesday Feb 11 - 10:00 am - Legacy 8 Beginning, Anita Olsen<br>This class teaches how to use the software program, "Legacy 8". Basic skills will be taught to help you use this powerful software to organize your Family History.  
  
Wednesday Oct 30 - 10:00 am - Oral History, taught by Michael Palmer<br>This class teaches how to prepare for and create a video history of family events. Sharing family memories through oral histories is an excellent way to connect generations. <br>Monday Nov 4 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Beginning, taught by Annette Sheperd<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.
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Wednesday Feb 12 - 2:00 pm - Family Tree Beginning, taught by Mikhael Trimnal<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.  
  
Wednesday Nov 6 - 6:00 pm - Photo Digitization, taught by Michael Palmer<br>This class teaches the basics of scanning family photos. It covers file formats, photo editing, organization, and storage of digital photos. You will learn how to prepare photos so they can be uploaded to Family Tree.
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Friday Feb 14 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Source Box, taught by Sue LaVelle<br>Family Tree Source Box teaches how to use this vital part of Family Tree to document the information on Family Tree.  
  
Thursday Nov 7 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Questions and Answers, taught by Barry Evans<br>This class provides answers to questions about Family Tree. Brother Evans is a missionary for FamilySearch and has the answers to solve problems in Family Tree. Come with questions and learn more about Family Tree.
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Tuesday Feb 18 - 6:00 pm - RootsTech Follow-up, taught by Anita Olsen<br>Come learn about the new ideas and programs presented at the RootsTech Conference that will help you in your Family History.  
  
Tuesday Nov 12 - 10:00 am - Legacy Sources, taught by Anita Olsen<br>This class teaches how to use the software program, "Legacy" in recording your sources. Question and answers will also be given about this software program.
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Wednesday Feb 19 – 10:00 am - RootsMagic Software Beginning Class, taught by Vicki Rasmussen <br>RootsMagic is a database software to record family records, histories and pictures. Learn the basics in using this software program.  
  
Thursday Nov 14 - 2:00 pm - 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.
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Wednesday Feb 19 - 2:00 pm - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Mikhael Trimnal <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 Nov 14 - 6:00 pm - Drop Box, taught by Anita Olsen<br>This class provides instruction on using "Drop Box", a program to store, share and retrieve information. Learn how to use "Drop Box" for sharing your family information, photos and stories and for your personal use.
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Friday Feb 21 - 10:00 am - Ancestry.com , taught by Sue LaVelle<br>Ancestry.com is a powerful internet site that is a major factor in Family History research. Learn how to navigate this site and learn the "ins and outs" of researching.  
  
Monday Nov 18 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Annette Sheperd<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.
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Monday Feb 24 - 10:00 am - Getting Started with your Research, taught by Annette Shepherd<br>This class teaches the basics of getting started and using FamilySearch and other online programs. This is the basics for anyone just beginning or needing a refresher course.  
  
Tuesday Nov 19 - 6:00 pm - 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.
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Wednesday Feb 26 – 10:00 am - RootsMagic Users Group, taught by Vicki Rasmussen<br>This group meets the 4th Wednesday of every month. Learn more details about the RootsMagic software program and get answers to questions about this program.  
  
Wednesday Nov 20 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Photos &amp; Stories, taught by Joyce Palmer<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.
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Wednesday Feb 26 - 6:00 pm - Preserving Family Stories through Oral History, taught by Michael Palmer<br>One of the services provided by the Center is recording family stories on DVD. In this class you will learn how to prepare for your recording session at the center.  
  
<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>
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Thursday Feb 27 - 5:00 pm - What's New in Family Tree, taught by Barry Evans<br>This class teaches how to use the new features on Family Tree and how to use these to enhance your Family Tree records. <br><br><br>
  
 
==== Staff Training Meeting  ====
 
==== Staff Training Meeting  ====
  
Thursday, October 17 at 6:00 pm<br>  
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Thursday, February 20 at 6:00 pm<br>  
  
 
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Revision as of 03:12, 28 January 2014

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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Monthly 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.

Thursday Jan 9 - 6:00 pm - Indexing on FamilySearch, taught by Barry Evans
This class provides answers for getting started in indexing records for FamilySearch. Learn how to begin batches and download them to your own computers. Great class.

Monday Jan 13 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Beginning, taught by Annette Sheperd
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 there is time.

Tuesday Jan 14 - 10:00 am - Legacy Pictures & Clipboard, taught by Anita Olsen
This class teaches how to use the software program "Legacy" in recording your pictures and sources. Questions and answers will also be given about this software program.

Wednesday Jan 15 - 10:00 am - United States Census, taught by Shari Duce
This class teaches the importance of census records in the United States from 1790 to 1940. Learn how to get more out of your census research.

Thursday Jan 16 - 2:00 pm - 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.

Tuesday Jan 21 - 6:00 pm - Fold3 Website, taught by Anita Olsen
This class provides instruction on using the website Fold3 which has valuable information for all researchers especially military records for the US from the Revolutionary War to World War II.

Thursday Jan 23 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Photos & Stories, taught by Joyce Palmer
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.

Thursday Jan 23 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Editing & Family Relationships, taught by Barry Evans
This class provides instructions on editing and correcting family relationships in Family Tree.

Monday Jan 27 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Annette Sheperd
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 Jan 28 - 6:00 pm - United States Census, taught by Shari Duce
This class teaches the importance of census records in the United States from 1790 to 1940. Learn how to get more out of your census research.

Wednesday Jan 29 - 6:00 pm - Preserving Family Stories through Oral History, taught by Michael Palmer
One of the services provided by the Center is recording family stories on DVD. In this class you will learn how to prepare for your recording session at the center. Preserving and sharing family memories is a priceless gift for generations.

Thursday Jan 30 - 6:00 pm - Family Tree Photos, Stories and Documents, taught by Barry Evans
This class teaches how to use the new documents feature on Family Tree and how to utilize your photos and stories in Family Tree and in collaborating with other relatives.


Tuesday Feb 4 - 6:00 pm - Getting Started with your Research, taught by Linda Peterson
This class teaches the basics of getting started and using FamilySearch and other online programs. This is the basics for anyone just beginning or needing a refresher course.

Monday Feb 10 - 2:00 pm - Beginning Computer Skills, taught by LuEtte Halladay
This is a basic computer skills class to teach how to use the computer, especially applying these skills to Family History.

Tuesday Feb 11 - 10:00 am - Legacy 8 Beginning, Anita Olsen
This class teaches how to use the software program, "Legacy 8". Basic skills will be taught to help you use this powerful software to organize your Family History.

Wednesday Feb 12 - 2:00 pm - Family Tree Beginning, taught by Mikhael Trimnal
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.

Friday Feb 14 - 10:00 am - Family Tree Source Box, taught by Sue LaVelle
Family Tree Source Box teaches how to use this vital part of Family Tree to document the information on Family Tree.

Tuesday Feb 18 - 6:00 pm - RootsTech Follow-up, taught by Anita Olsen
Come learn about the new ideas and programs presented at the RootsTech Conference that will help you in your Family History.

Wednesday Feb 19 – 10:00 am - RootsMagic Software Beginning Class, taught by Vicki Rasmussen
RootsMagic is a database software to record family records, histories and pictures. Learn the basics in using this software program.

Wednesday Feb 19 - 2:00 pm - Family Tree Intermediate, taught by Mikhael Trimnal
This class teaches how to reserve ordinances for the temple, editing information and relationships on our Family Tree. Merging and sourcing are also taught.

Friday Feb 21 - 10:00 am - Ancestry.com , taught by Sue LaVelle
Ancestry.com is a powerful internet site that is a major factor in Family History research. Learn how to navigate this site and learn the "ins and outs" of researching.

Monday Feb 24 - 10:00 am - Getting Started with your Research, taught by Annette Shepherd
This class teaches the basics of getting started and using FamilySearch and other online programs. This is the basics for anyone just beginning or needing a refresher course.

Wednesday Feb 26 – 10:00 am - RootsMagic Users Group, taught by Vicki Rasmussen
This group meets the 4th Wednesday of every month. Learn more details about the RootsMagic software program and get answers to questions about this program.

Wednesday Feb 26 - 6:00 pm - Preserving Family Stories through Oral History, taught by Michael Palmer
One of the services provided by the Center is recording family stories on DVD. In this class you will learn how to prepare for your recording session at the center.

Thursday Feb 27 - 5:00 pm - What's New in Family Tree, taught by Barry Evans
This class teaches how to use the new features on Family Tree and how to use these to enhance your Family Tree records.


Staff Training Meeting

Thursday, February 20 at 6:00 pm