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== &nbsp;Daily Class Schedule<u><br></u>  ==
 
== &nbsp;Daily Class Schedule<u><br></u>  ==
  
=== [https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B_iNaPZr938gcWxPLVVFVV9tRTA/edit?usp=sharing Printable February 2013 Class Schedule]  ===
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=== [https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B_iNaPZr938gV0lfRTdWY3Jfejg/edit?usp=sharing Printable April 2013 Schedule]  ===
  
 
To print or download the schedule use the Google file menu in the upper left hand corner of the document, not the browser's file menu.&nbsp;<br>  
 
To print or download the schedule use the Google file menu in the upper left hand corner of the document, not the browser's file menu.&nbsp;<br>  
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'''10:00 - 11:30 a.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1328403821525_383" />'''  
 
'''10:00 - 11:30 a.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1328403821525_383" />'''  
  
Jan 7: "Accessing and Using FamilySearch Family Tree"<br>Jan 14&nbsp;: "Adding &amp; Correcting Information"<br>Jan 21:&nbsp; '''No Class<br>'''Jan 28: "Finding and Adding People and Sources"<br>Feb 4: "Creating and Organizing Sources from Various Internet Sites"<br>Feb 11: "Creating and Connecting Your Photos and Documents" and "Submitting and Tracking Temple Ordanances"
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Apr 8: "Navigate FamilySearch Family Tree and Add / Edit Ancestor's Vital Information"<br>Apr 15&nbsp;: "Quickly Add, Edit and Merge Ancestor's Records and Family Relationships"<br>Apr 22: "Easily Locate and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from FamilySearch"<br>Apr 29: "Easily Locate, Capture and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from Free Internet Sites"<br>May 6: "Locate and Prepare Photos / Stories and Attach Them to Ancestor's Records and Albums" <br>May 13:&nbsp; "Locating and Preparing Ancestor's Records for Temple Ordinances" and "Overall Questions, Answers and Helps"  
 
 
'''Next Monday Series'''
 
 
 
Feb 25: "Accessing and Using FamilySearch Family Tree"<br>Mar 4&nbsp;: "Adding, Correcting, and Restoring Personal Information"<br>Mar 11: "Correcting Couple and Children Relationships, Merging Duplicates, and Attaching Sources from FamilySearch"<br>Mar 18: "Attaching Sources from Various Internet Sites and Organizing Them into Folders"<br>Mar 25: "Storing and Attaching Personal Documents" and "Submitting Ancestors for Temple Ordinances." <br>
 
  
 
*'''Wednesday Series'''
 
*'''Wednesday Series'''
  
Lecture<br>Presented by Linda Baker<br>No registration necessary<br>
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Lecture<br>Presented by Linda Baker<br>No registration necessary  
  
 
'''7:00 - 8:30 p.m. / Wednesdays&nbsp;-&nbsp;Zion Room C'''<br>  
 
'''7:00 - 8:30 p.m. / Wednesdays&nbsp;-&nbsp;Zion Room C'''<br>  
  
Jan 9: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”<br>Jan 16: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”&nbsp;<br>Jan 23: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box'”<br>Jan 30: "More Sourcing Features"<br>Feb 6: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"<br>Feb 13: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers"
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Apr 10: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”<br>Apr 17: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”<br>Apr 24: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box'”<br>May 1: "More Sourcing Features"<br>May 8: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"<br>May 15: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers" <br>  
 
 
'''Next Wednesday Series'''
 
 
 
Feb 20: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”<br>Feb 27: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information” <br>Mar 6: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box'”<br>Mar 13: "More Sourcing Features"<br>Mar 20: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"<br>Mar 27: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers" <br>  
 
  
 
*'''Thursday Series'''
 
*'''Thursday Series'''
  
'''<span style="display: none" id="1353002613864S"><span style="display: none" id="1353002615524S">&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;</span>'''Lecture<br>Presented by Linda Baker<br>No registration necessary  
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'''<span style="display: none;" id="1353002613864S"><span style="display: none;" id="1353002615524S">&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;</span>'''Lecture<br>Presented by Linda Baker<br>No registration necessary  
  
 
'''9:30&nbsp;- 11:00 a.m. / Thursdays - Zion Room C'''  
 
'''9:30&nbsp;- 11:00 a.m. / Thursdays - Zion Room C'''  
  
Jan 10: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”<br>Jan 17: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information” <br>Jan 24: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box”<br>Jan 31: “More Sourcing Features”<br>Feb 7: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"<br>Feb 14: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers"<br>
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Apr 11: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”<br>Apr 18: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”<br>Apr 25: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box'”<br>May 2: "More Sourcing Features"<br>May 9: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"<br>May 16: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers" &nbsp;&nbsp;  
 
 
'''Next Thursday Series'''
 
 
 
Feb 21: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”<br>Feb 28: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”<br>Mar 7: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box”<br>Mar 14: “More Sourcing Features”<br>Mar 21: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"<br>Mar 28: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers" &nbsp;&nbsp;  
 
  
 
=== Training for Family History Consultants&nbsp;  ===
 
=== Training for Family History Consultants&nbsp;  ===
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Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Sherry Zealley<br>No registration is necessary.&nbsp;  
 
Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Sherry Zealley<br>No registration is necessary.&nbsp;  
  
'''Next Thursday Series'''
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Apr 4: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"<br>Apr 11: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Apr 18: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>Apr 25: "Research Fundamentals" <br>
  
Feb 7: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"<br>Feb 14: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Feb 21: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>Feb 28: "Research Fundamentals" <br>
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*'''Saturday Series&nbsp;'''
  
*'''Friday Series'''
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'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Saturdays - Library Training Room'''  
  
'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Fridays - Library&nbsp;Training Room'''
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Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Marci Wahlquist<br>No registration is necessary.  
  
Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Marci Wahlquist<br>No registration is necessary.
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Apr 13: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"<br>Apr 20: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Apr 27: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>May 4: "Research Fundamentals" <br>  
  
'''No Friday Series in February &nbsp;&nbsp;'''
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=== Basic Computer Skills&nbsp; ===
  
'''Next Friday Series'''
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LectureLab<br>Presented by Colleen Willis<br>No registration is necessary.
  
Mar 8: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"<br>Mar 15: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Mar 22: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>Mar 29: "Research Fundamentals" <br>
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This class teaches basic computer skills and allows for hands-on practice.&nbsp;&nbsp;Please bring a flash drive&nbsp;to&nbsp;get the most from this class.
  
*'''Saturday Series&nbsp;'''
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'''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room'''  
  
'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Saturdays - Library Training Room'''
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Apr 15:&nbsp; "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice"<br>Apr 29:&nbsp; Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice"&nbsp;
  
Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Sherry Zealley<br>No registration is necessary.  
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'''1:00 -&nbsp;3:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room'''
  
Feb 2: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"<br>Feb 9: "'''Cancelled'''"<br>Feb 16: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Feb 23: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2" <br>Mar 2: &nbsp;Research Rundamentals"
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Apr 18:&nbsp; "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice"<br>May 2:&nbsp; "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice"&nbsp;  
  
=== Basic Computer Skills&nbsp; ===
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=== Basic Internet Skills  ===
  
LectureLab<br>Presented by Colleen Willis<br>No registration is necessary.<br>
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Lecture/Lab<br>Presented by Colleen Willis<br>No registration is necessary.  
  
This class teaches basic computer skills and allows for hands-on practice.&nbsp;&nbsp;Please bring a flash drive&nbsp;to&nbsp;get the most from this class.&nbsp;
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This class introduces basic Internet technology and navigation skills.&nbsp; Please bring a flash drive to get the most from this class.  
  
'''1:00 -&nbsp;3:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room'''<br>Feb 7:&nbsp; "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice"<br>Mar 7:&nbsp; "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice"&nbsp;
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'''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room'''  
  
=== Basic Internet Skills  ===
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Apr 8:&nbsp; Introduction to the Internet with Hands-on Practice"<br>Apr 22:&nbsp; Introduction to the Internet with Hands-on Practice"
  
Lecture/Lab<br>Presented by Colleen Willis<br>No registration is necessary.<br>This class introduces basic Internet technology and navigation skills.&nbsp; Please bring a flash drive to get the most from this class.  
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'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room'''
  
'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room'''<br>Feb 14:&nbsp; "Introduction to the Internet Including Hands-on Practice"<br>Feb 28:&nbsp; "Introduction to the Internet Including Hands-on Practice"  
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Apr 11:&nbsp; "Introduction to the Internet&nbsp;with Hands-on Practice"<br>Apr 25:&nbsp; "Introduction to the Internet&nbsp;with Hands-on Practice"  
  
 
=== Beginning&nbsp;Genealogy Research  ===
 
=== Beginning&nbsp;Genealogy Research  ===
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'''1:00 &nbsp;- 3:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room'''  
 
'''1:00 &nbsp;- 3:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room'''  
  
Jan 22: "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"<br>Jan 29: "Selecting an Ancestor"<br>Feb 5: "Tools and Developing Skills"<br>Feb 12: "Internet Genealogy"<br>Feb 19: "Finding Your Way"<br>Feb 26: "Using IrfanView the Free Image Editor"  
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Mar 5: "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"<br>Mar 12: "Selecting an Ancestor"<br>Mar 19: "Tools and Developing Skills"<br>Mar 26: "Internet Genealogy"<br>Apr 2: "Finding Your Way"<br>Apr 9: "Using IrfanView the Free Image Editor" <br>  
 
 
Lecture and Lab<br>Presented by Pat Jensen<br>No registration is necessary.
 
 
 
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room'''
 
  
Feb 19: "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"<br>Feb 26: "Selecting an Ancestor"<br>Mar 5: "Tools and Developing Skills"<br>Mar 12: "Internet Genealogy"<br>Mar 19: "Finding Your Way"<br>Mar 26: "Using IrfanView the Free Image Editor" '''<br> '''
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May 7: "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"<br>May 14: "Topic to be Announced"<br>May 21: "Topic to be Announced"<br>May 28: "Topic to be Announced"<br>Jun 4: "Topic to be Announced"  
  
 
=== United States Research  ===
 
=== United States Research  ===
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<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347396670296_767" />These classes provide instruction in genealogical research for the '''United States'''.&nbsp;&nbsp;Numerous record sources will be defined and where to access them will be explained.&nbsp;&nbsp;Basic computer skills are necessary. Attendees must have a working knowledge of basic Family History research techniques or have completed the Basic Genealogy Research Class offered at the library as a walk-in class described above.  
 
<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1347396670296_767" />These classes provide instruction in genealogical research for the '''United States'''.&nbsp;&nbsp;Numerous record sources will be defined and where to access them will be explained.&nbsp;&nbsp;Basic computer skills are necessary. Attendees must have a working knowledge of basic Family History research techniques or have completed the Basic Genealogy Research Class offered at the library as a walk-in class described above.  
  
*'''Monday Series'''
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'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room'''
 
 
'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room'''
 
 
 
Jan 28:&nbsp; “Paleography / Old Handwriting”<br>Feb 4:&nbsp; '''Cancelled'''<br>Feb 11:&nbsp; “Census Records”'''&nbsp;<br>'''Feb 18:&nbsp; '''Holiday - No Class'''<br>Feb 25:&nbsp; "Vital Records"'''<br>'''Mar 4:&nbsp; "U.S. Church Records"<br>Mar 11:&nbsp;&nbsp;"LDS Church Records"'''&nbsp;<br>'''Mar 18:&nbsp; “Land Records”<br>Mar 25:&nbsp; "Probate Records"<br>Apr 1:&nbsp; "Military Records"<br>Apr 8:&nbsp; "Immigration and Emigration, Naturalization Records" <br>
 
 
 
*'''Tuesday Series'''
 
  
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room'''
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Apr 2: “Paleography / Old Handwriting”<br>Apr 9: “Census Records” <br>Apr 16: "Vital Records"<br>Apr 23: "U.S. Church Records"<br>Apr 30: "LDS Church Records" <br>May 7: “Land Records”<br>May 14: "Probate Records"<br>May 21: "Military Records" <br>May 28:&nbsp; "Immigration and Emigration Records"<br>Jun 4: "Naturalization Records"  
 
 
Jan 8:&nbsp; "LDS Church Records" <br>Jan 15:&nbsp; “Land Records”<br>Jan 22:&nbsp; "Probate Records"<br>Jan 29:&nbsp; "'''Cancelled Due to Weather'''"<br>Feb 5:&nbsp; "Military Records" <br>Feb 12:&nbsp; "Immigration, Emigration, and Naturalization Records" <br>
 
  
 
=== Research Helps  ===
 
=== Research Helps  ===
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This is a series of classes with varying topics intended to provide helpful information on family history research.  
 
This is a series of classes with varying topics intended to provide helpful information on family history research.  
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'''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Tuesdays'''
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Apr 2:&nbsp; "Ancestry.com - Tied for Best Website" <br>Apr 9: "Land Records - the Golden Records"<br>Apr 16: "Microsoft Word - Incredible Power to Record Research"<br>Apr 23: "Utah Ancestor Research"
  
 
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Wednesdays'''  
 
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Wednesdays'''  
  
Feb 6: "FamilySearch Family Tree"<br>Feb 13: "Family Tree Photos - Free Cloud Storage for Family Tree"<br>Feb 20: "Fold 3 - Searching Military Records and Utah Databases"<br>Feb 27: "The Magic in RootsMagic"  
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Apr 3: "Ancestry.com - Tied for Best Website"<br>Apr 10: "Land Records - the Golden Records"<br>Apr 17: "Microsoft Word - Incredible Power to Record Research"<br>Apr 24: "Utah Ancestor Research"<br>
  
 
=== Ancestral Quest&nbsp;  ===
 
=== Ancestral Quest&nbsp;  ===
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'''10:30 a.m. - noon / Wednesdays - Library Training Room'''  
 
'''10:30 a.m. - noon / Wednesdays - Library Training Room'''  
  
Jan 9:&nbsp; "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"<br>Jan 16: &nbsp;"Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"<br>Jan 23:&nbsp; "Nice Options and Features"<br>Jan 30:&nbsp; "Essential Operations"<br>Feb 6:&nbsp;&nbsp; "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"<br>Feb 13:&nbsp; "Collaboration"<br>Feb 20:&nbsp; "Search Techniques"<br>Feb 27:&nbsp; "Match / Merge, etc."  
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Mar 6: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"<br>Mar 13: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"<br>Mar 20: "Nice Options and Features"<br>Mar 27: "Essential Operations"<br>Apr 3: "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"<br>Apr 10: "Collaboration"<br>Apr 17: "Search Techniques"<br>Apr 24: "Match / Merge, etc." <br>
  
 
'''1:00 - 2:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Library Training Room'''  
 
'''1:00 - 2:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Library Training Room'''  
  
Jan 30: "Essential Operations"<br>Feb 6: "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"<br>Feb 13: "Collaboration"<br>Feb 20: "Search Techniques"<br>Feb 27: "Match / Merge, etc."  
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Mar 6: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"<br>Mar 13: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"<br>Mar 20: "Nice Options and Features"<br>Mar 27: "Essential Operations"<br>Apr 3: "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"<br>Apr 10: "Collaboration"<br>Apr 17: "Search Techniques"<br>Apr 24: "Match / Merge, etc." <br>
  
 
=== Basic FamilySearch Indexing  ===
 
=== Basic FamilySearch Indexing  ===
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'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Room 1288'''  
 
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Room 1288'''  
  
Feb 12: &nbsp;Introduction to Indexing  
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Apr 16:&nbsp; "Introduction to Indexing"<br>
  
 
=== Italian Indexing<br>  ===
 
=== Italian Indexing<br>  ===
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'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Room 1288'''  
 
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Room 1288'''  
  
Feb 14:&nbsp; Indexing Italian Birth Records
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Apr 18:&nbsp; “Indexing Italian Birth Records” – Brad Jensen
  
 
=== Salt Lake Family History Library Broadcasts  ===
 
=== Salt Lake Family History Library Broadcasts  ===
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These classes are broadcast live from the Salt Lake Family History Library to our training room periodically.<br>  
 
These classes are broadcast live from the Salt Lake Family History Library to our training room periodically.<br>  
  
'''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. /&nbsp;Saturday&nbsp;'''  
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'''TBA'''  
 
 
Feb 16:&nbsp; Spanish Language Class&nbsp; - "FamilySearch Family Tree"
 
  
 
[[#top|(back to top)]]  
 
[[#top|(back to top)]]  
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'''Pre-registration is required. Call 801-240-9618 to register for this course or add your name to a waiting list for a future class.<br>'''  
 
'''Pre-registration is required. Call 801-240-9618 to register for this course or add your name to a waiting list for a future class.<br>'''  
  
This is a four week course that teaches the basic features and capabilities of the genealogy data management program RootsMagic, which is approved new FamilySearch affiliate software, and will provide hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary. Some experience with RootsMagic will be helpful.<br>  
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This is a five week course that teaches the basic features and capabilities of the genealogy data management program RootsMagic, which is approved new FamilySearch affiliate software, and will provide hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary. Some experience with RootsMagic will be helpful.<br>  
  
 
'''11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. / Fridays - Library Training Room'''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;  
 
'''11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. / Fridays - Library Training Room'''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;  
  
Feb 22: "Getting Started with RootsMagic"<br>Mar 1: "Using RootsMagic-To-Go"<br>Mar 8:&nbsp; "Interfacing withFamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Mar 15: "Interfacing with FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>Mar 22: "Filtering, Sources and Working with Files" <br>  
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Apr 12: "Getting Started with RootsMagic"<br>Apr 19: "Using RootsMagic-To-Go"<br>Apr 26: "Interfacing withFamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>May 3: "Interfacing with FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>May 10: "Filtering, Sources and Working with Files" <br>  
  
 
=== Legacy 7.5  ===
 
=== Legacy 7.5  ===
  
Lecture / Lab Course<br>Presented by John Baker  
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Lecture / Lab Course (Limited to 24 participants.)<br>Presented by John Baker  
  
 
'''Pre-registration is required. Call 801-240-9618 to register for this course or add your name to a waiting list for a future class.&nbsp;'''  
 
'''Pre-registration is required. Call 801-240-9618 to register for this course or add your name to a waiting list for a future class.&nbsp;'''  
  
This is a five week course that teaches the basic features and capabilities of the genealogy data management program Legacy 7.5, which is approved new FamilySearch affiliate software, and provides hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary. Some experience with Legacy 7.5 will be helpful.  
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This is a four week course that teaches the basic features and capabilities of the genealogy data management program Legacy 7.5, which is approved new FamilySearch affiliate software, and provides hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary. Some experience with Legacy 7.5 will be helpful.  
  
 
*'''Tuesday Series'''
 
*'''Tuesday Series'''
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'''10:00 -&nbsp; 11:30 a.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room'''  
 
'''10:00 -&nbsp; 11:30 a.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room'''  
  
Feb 12: "Getting Started with Legacy 7.5"<br>Feb 19: "12-Step Checklist, Also Tips and Tricks"<br>Feb 26: "Sources and Chronologies"<br>Mar 5: "Interfacing with Family Tree"<br>  
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Apr 9: "Getting Started with Legacy 7.5"<br>Apr 16: "12-Step Checklist, Also Tips and Tricks"<br>Apr 23: "Sources and Chronologies"<br>Apr 30: "Interfacing with Family Tree"<br>  
 
 
*'''Wednesday Series'''
 
 
 
'''7:00&nbsp;- 8:30 p.m.&nbsp;/ Wednesdays - Library Training Room'''
 
  
Feb 13: "Getting Started with Legacy 7.5"<br>Feb 20: "12-Step Checklist, Also Tips and Tricks"<br>Feb 27: "Sources and Chronologies"<br>Mar 6: "Interfacing with Family Tree"<br><br>[[#top|(back to top)]]<br>  
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3740 West Market Center Drive
(13175 South)

Riverton, Utah 84065-8026
801-240-9601


OPEN
Monday and Friday
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Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday
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Saturday
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 Daily Class Schedule

Printable April 2013 Schedule

To print or download the schedule use the Google file menu in the upper left hand corner of the document, not the browser's file menu. 

Walk-in Classes

No registration is required for these classes.

FamilySearch - Family Tree

These classes teach the fundamentals of using the Family Tree feature at familysearch.org. 

  • Monday Series

Lecture and On-line Practice
Presented by Boyd Willden
No registration is necessary.

10:00 - 11:30 a.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room

Apr 8: "Navigate FamilySearch Family Tree and Add / Edit Ancestor's Vital Information"
Apr 15 : "Quickly Add, Edit and Merge Ancestor's Records and Family Relationships"
Apr 22: "Easily Locate and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from FamilySearch"
Apr 29: "Easily Locate, Capture and Attach Ancestor's Supporting Records from Free Internet Sites"
May 6: "Locate and Prepare Photos / Stories and Attach Them to Ancestor's Records and Albums"
May 13:  "Locating and Preparing Ancestor's Records for Temple Ordinances" and "Overall Questions, Answers and Helps"

  • Wednesday Series

Lecture
Presented by Linda Baker
No registration necessary

7:00 - 8:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Zion Room C

Apr 10: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”
Apr 17: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”
Apr 24: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box'”
May 1: "More Sourcing Features"
May 8: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"
May 15: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers"

  • Thursday Series

Lecture
Presented by Linda Baker
No registration necessary

9:30 - 11:00 a.m. / Thursdays - Zion Room C

Apr 11: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”
Apr 18: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”
Apr 25: “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box'”
May 2: "More Sourcing Features"
May 9: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"
May 16: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers"   

Training for Family History Consultants 

This series of classes is designed to help Ward Family History Consultants learn their duties and increase their skills. Basic computer skills are necessary. Each class is designed to build on knowledge received in the previous class, so it is important to begin training with the first class.

  • Thursday Series

7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room

Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice
Presented by Sherry Zealley
No registration is necessary. 

Apr 4: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"
Apr 11: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"
Apr 18: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"
Apr 25: "Research Fundamentals"

  • Saturday Series 

1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Saturdays - Library Training Room

Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice
Presented by Marci Wahlquist
No registration is necessary.

Apr 13: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"
Apr 20: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"
Apr 27: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"
May 4: "Research Fundamentals"

Basic Computer Skills 

LectureLab
Presented by Colleen Willis
No registration is necessary.

This class teaches basic computer skills and allows for hands-on practice.  Please bring a flash drive to get the most from this class.

3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room

Apr 15:  "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice"
Apr 29:  Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice" 

1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room

Apr 18:  "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice"
May 2:  "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice" 

Basic Internet Skills

Lecture/Lab
Presented by Colleen Willis
No registration is necessary.

This class introduces basic Internet technology and navigation skills.  Please bring a flash drive to get the most from this class.

3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room

Apr 8:  Introduction to the Internet with Hands-on Practice"
Apr 22:  Introduction to the Internet with Hands-on Practice"

1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room

Apr 11:  "Introduction to the Internet with Hands-on Practice"
Apr 25:  "Introduction to the Internet with Hands-on Practice"

Beginning Genealogy Research

Lecture and Lab
Presented by Colleen Willis
No registration is necessary.

This series of classes teaches the basic elements of genealogical research. Participants should bring a flash drive and a personal pedigree chart to get the most from this class.  Students will select an ancestor to research, create a research objective, develop necessary skills in using family history equipment, and learn how to use basic research tools.

1:00  - 3:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room

Mar 5: "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"
Mar 12: "Selecting an Ancestor"
Mar 19: "Tools and Developing Skills"
Mar 26: "Internet Genealogy"
Apr 2: "Finding Your Way"
Apr 9: "Using IrfanView the Free Image Editor"

May 7: "Let's Start at the Very Beginning"
May 14: "Topic to be Announced"
May 21: "Topic to be Announced"
May 28: "Topic to be Announced"
Jun 4: "Topic to be Announced"

United States Research

Lecture/Lab Course
Presented by Pat Jensen
No registration is necessary.

These classes provide instruction in genealogical research for the United States.  Numerous record sources will be defined and where to access them will be explained.  Basic computer skills are necessary. Attendees must have a working knowledge of basic Family History research techniques or have completed the Basic Genealogy Research Class offered at the library as a walk-in class described above.

7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room

Apr 2: “Paleography / Old Handwriting”
Apr 9: “Census Records”
Apr 16: "Vital Records"
Apr 23: "U.S. Church Records"
Apr 30: "LDS Church Records"
May 7: “Land Records”
May 14: "Probate Records"
May 21: "Military Records"
May 28:  "Immigration and Emigration Records"
Jun 4: "Naturalization Records"

Research Helps

Lecture
Presented by Ron Ray
No registration is necessary.

This is a series of classes with varying topics intended to provide helpful information on family history research.

3:00 - 4:30 p.m. / Tuesdays

Apr 2:  "Ancestry.com - Tied for Best Website"
Apr 9: "Land Records - the Golden Records"
Apr 16: "Microsoft Word - Incredible Power to Record Research"
Apr 23: "Utah Ancestor Research"

7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Wednesdays

Apr 3: "Ancestry.com - Tied for Best Website"
Apr 10: "Land Records - the Golden Records"
Apr 17: "Microsoft Word - Incredible Power to Record Research"
Apr 24: "Utah Ancestor Research"

Ancestral Quest 

Lecture and Lab
Presented by Bud Wood
No registration is necessary.

This is an 8 week course designed for current and new users of Ancestral Quest.  The class teaches the features and functions of the program and will give students some hands-on practice.  Basic computer skills are necessary. 

10:30 a.m. - noon / Wednesdays - Library Training Room

Mar 6: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"
Mar 13: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"
Mar 20: "Nice Options and Features"
Mar 27: "Essential Operations"
Apr 3: "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"
Apr 10: "Collaboration"
Apr 17: "Search Techniques"
Apr 24: "Match / Merge, etc."

1:00 - 2:30 p.m. / Wednesdays - Library Training Room

Mar 6: "Introduction to Ancestral Quest"
Mar 13: "Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree"
Mar 20: "Nice Options and Features"
Mar 27: "Essential Operations"
Apr 3: "Sources, Notes, and Scrapbooks"
Apr 10: "Collaboration"
Apr 17: "Search Techniques"
Apr 24: "Match / Merge, etc."

Basic FamilySearch Indexing

Lecture and Lab
Presented by Brad Jensen
No registration necessary.

This class teaches the basics of FamilySearch Indexing:  registration, program navigation and features, data entry techniques and tools, etc.  Basic computer skills are necessary.

7:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Room 1288

Apr 16:  "Introduction to Indexing"

Italian Indexing

Lecture and Lab
Presented by Brad Jensen
No registration necessary.

This class teaches how to index Italian records.  Italian records are a high priority FamilySearch Indexing project.  No Italian language skills are needed.  Basic computer skills are necessary and attendees should have indexing experience or completed the Basic Indexing class.

7:00 - 9:00 p.m. - Room 1288

Apr 18:  “Indexing Italian Birth Records” – Brad Jensen

Salt Lake Family History Library Broadcasts

Presented by Salt Lake Family History Library Staff
No registration necessary

These classes are broadcast live from the Salt Lake Family History Library to our training room periodically.

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Pre-registration Classes

Pre-registration is required for these classes.
Call 801-240-9618 to register.

RootsMagic

Lecture/Lab Course (Limited to 24 participants.)
Presented by Margaret Peterson.

Pre-registration is required. Call 801-240-9618 to register for this course or add your name to a waiting list for a future class.

This is a five week course that teaches the basic features and capabilities of the genealogy data management program RootsMagic, which is approved new FamilySearch affiliate software, and will provide hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary. Some experience with RootsMagic will be helpful.

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. / Fridays - Library Training Room    

Apr 12: "Getting Started with RootsMagic"
Apr 19: "Using RootsMagic-To-Go"
Apr 26: "Interfacing withFamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"
May 3: "Interfacing with FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"
May 10: "Filtering, Sources and Working with Files"

Legacy 7.5

Lecture / Lab Course (Limited to 24 participants.)
Presented by John Baker

Pre-registration is required. Call 801-240-9618 to register for this course or add your name to a waiting list for a future class. 

This is a four week course that teaches the basic features and capabilities of the genealogy data management program Legacy 7.5, which is approved new FamilySearch affiliate software, and provides hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary. Some experience with Legacy 7.5 will be helpful.

  • Tuesday Series

10:00 -  11:30 a.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room

Apr 9: "Getting Started with Legacy 7.5"
Apr 16: "12-Step Checklist, Also Tips and Tricks"
Apr 23: "Sources and Chronologies"
Apr 30: "Interfacing with Family Tree"


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