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== &nbsp;Daily Class Schedule<u><br></u>  ==
 
  
=== [https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B_iNaPZr938gT1NsNHRFOUFuVGc Printable November / December 2012 Class Schedule]  ===
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=== [https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B_iNaPZr938gazgyZl9qSTRjaXM Printable January 2013 Class Schedule] ===
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== [https://drive.google.com/open?id=11I88L8PhZQX8K8gGtnTcE1wzZVJoOYC9 '''Printable January Calendar''']&nbsp;-&nbsp; [https://drive.google.com/open?id=1bfbSPBCn8eVxma8QDni6ZoC6ygbtWiz- '''Printable February Calendar'''] ==
  
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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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<br> =
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'''For daily class information call 801-240-9601.<br>'''
  
'''No registration is required for these classes. <br>'''
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=== Do You Need Help with Family Tree?  ===
  
=== FamilySearch - Family Tree ===
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If you would like specific help on any of the basic features of Family Tree, ask at the Welcome Desk or Help Desk for a staff member to help you.
  
These classes teach the fundamentals&nbsp;of using the&nbsp;Family Tree feature&nbsp;at familysearch.org.&nbsp;
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=== Additional Webinars and Classes at the Family History Library ===
  
*'''Monday Series'''
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Check out the Free Family History Library Webinars and Classes available in '''July 2017''' at the Family History Library in downtown Salt Lake City by clicking [http://media.familysearch.org/free-family-history-library-classes-and-webinars-for-april-2017/ <u>here</u>.]
  
Lecture&nbsp;and On-line Practice<br>Presented by Boyd Willden <br>No registration is necessary.<br>  
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== ''' Walk-in Classes'''<br> ==
  
'''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<br>"Submitting and Tracking Temple Ordanances"
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=== FamilySearch Family Tree ===
  
*'''Wednesday Series'''
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These classes teach the basic fundamentals of using Family Tree features at FamilySearch.org.
  
Lecture<br>Presented by Linda Baker<br>No registration necessary<br>
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Lecture and Hands-on Practice - Presented by '''Linda Baker - '''No registration necessary.
  
'''7:00 - 8:30 p.m. / Wednesdays&nbsp;-&nbsp;Zion Room C'''<br>
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* '''3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Mondays - Library Training Room 1'''
  
Oct 17: “Accessing and Navigating FamilySearch Family Tree”<br>Oct 24: “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”&nbsp;<br>Oct 31&nbsp;: '''No Class'''<br>Nov 7:&nbsp;&nbsp; “Attaching Sources and Using 'My Source Box'”<br>Nov 14: "More Sourcing Features"<br>Nov 21:&nbsp; '''No Class'''<br>Nov 28: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"<br>Dec 5:&nbsp; "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers"
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Jan 22:  Week 2 “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”
  
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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Jan 29:  Week 3 “Using 'My Source Box' and FamilySearch.org Sources”
  
*'''Thursday Series'''
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Feb 5: Week 4 “Creating and Attaching Outside Sources”
  
'''<span id="1353002613864S" style="display: none"><span id="1353002615524S" style="display: none">&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;</span>'''Lecture<br>Presented by Linda Baker<br>No registration necessary
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Feb 12:  Week 5 “Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances”
  
'''9:30&nbsp;- 11:00 a.m. / Thursdays - Zion Room C'''
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Feb 19: (Holiday-Library Closed)
  
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>Nov 1: "Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances"<br>Nov 29: "Using the Merge Feature, Review, and Final Questions and Answers"&nbsp;&nbsp;
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Feb 26:  Week 6 “Using the Merge Feature and Adding Photos and Stories”
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*'''7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays - Library Training Room 1'''
  
=== Training for Family History Consultants&nbsp;  ===
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Jan 17:  Week 3 “Using 'My Source Box' and FamilySearch.org Sources”
  
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.<br>
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Jan 24:  Week 4 “Creating and Attaching Outside Sources”
  
*'''Thursday Series'''
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Jan 31: '''NO CLASS'''
  
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room'''
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Feb 7: Week 5 “Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances”
  
Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Sherry Zealley<br>No registration is necessary.&nbsp;
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Feb 14:  '''No Class'''
  
Jan 10: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"<br>Jan 17: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Jan 24: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>Jan 31: "Research Fundamentalas"
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Feb 21:  Week 6 “Using the Merge Feature and Adding Photos and Stories”
  
*'''Friday Series'''
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Feb 28: Week 1 “Accessing and Navigation FamilySearch Family Tree”
  
'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Fridays - Library&nbsp;Training Room'''
 
  
Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Marci Wahlquist<br>No registration is necessary. &nbsp;
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=== FamilySearch Family Tree in Spanish ===
  
Jan 4: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"<br>Jan 11: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Jan 18: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>Jan 25: "Research Fundamentalas"
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These classes teach the basic fundamentals of using Family Tree features at FamilySearch.org in Spanish.
  
*'''Saturday Series&nbsp;'''
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Lecture and Hands-on-Practice - Presented by '''Stan Radford - '''No registration necessary.
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* '''7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Thursdays - Training Room 2, taught on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays.'''
  
'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Saturdays - Library Training Room'''
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Jan 25:  Week 2
  
Lecture and Some Hands-on Practice<br>Presented by Marci Wahlquist<br>No registration is necessary.
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Feb 8:  Week 1
  
Nov 10:&nbsp; "Serving as a Family History Consultant"<br>Nov 17: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Dec 1:&nbsp;&nbsp; "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>Dec 8:&nbsp;&nbsp; "Research Fundamentals"
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Feb 22: Week 2
  
Jan 5: "Serving as a Family History Consultant"<br>Jan 12: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 1"<br>Jan 19: "FamilySearch Family Tree, Part 2"<br>Jan 26: "Research Fundamentalas"
 
  
=== Basic Computer Skills&nbsp;  ===
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=== FamilySearch Wiki ===
  
LectureLab<br>Presented by Colleen Willis<br>No registration is necessary.<br>
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A look into the Wiki and how it increases opportunities to find family information.  The class includes explanations and practical exercises to help you understand and exploit the benefits of this little-used tool in your FamilySearch toolkit.
  
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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Lecture and Lab – No Registration Necessary - Presented by '''Lee Tripp'''
  
'''1:00 -&nbsp;3:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room'''<br>Jan 10:&nbsp; "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice"<br>Jan&nbsp;24:&nbsp; "Basic Computer Skills with Hands-on Practice:&nbsp;
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*'''1:30 – 3:00 p.m. / 2nd, 3rd and 4th Tuesdays – Library Training Room 1'''
  
=== Basic Internet Skills  ===
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Jan 16:  FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 2”
  
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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Jan 23:  FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 3”
  
'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Thursdays - Library Training Room'''<br>Jan 17:&nbsp; "Introduction to the Internet Including Hands-on Practice"<br>Jan 31:&nbsp; "Introduction to the Internet Including Hands-on Practice"
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Feb 13: FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 1”
  
=== Beginning&nbsp;Genealogy Research  ===
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Feb 20: FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 2”
  
Lecture&nbsp;and Lab<br>Presented by Pat Jensen<br>No registration is necessary.
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Feb 27: FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 3”
  
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.&nbsp;&nbsp;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.
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*'''10:00 – 11:30 a.m. / 2nd, 3rd and 4th Wednesdays – Library Training Room 1'''
  
'''This class is a prerequisite for&nbsp;the U.S. Research Class described below.'''&nbsp;<br>
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Jan 17:  FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 2”
  
'''1:00 &nbsp;- 3:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room'''
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Jan 24:  FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 3”
  
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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Feb 14: FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 1”
  
=== United States Research  ===
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Feb 21: FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 2”
  
Lecture/Lab Course<br>Presented by Pat Jensen<br>No registration is necessary.
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Feb 28: FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 3”
  
<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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=== Research For Finding Cousins === 
  
'''1:00 - 3:00 p.m. / Mondays - Library Training Room'''  
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Lecture and Lab – No Registration Necessary - Presented by '''Jill Shoemaker'''
  
Jan 28: “Paleography / Old Handwriting”<br>Feb 4: “Census Records”'''&nbsp;<br>'''Feb 11: “Vital Records”<br>Feb 18:&nbsp; '''No Class<br>'''Feb 25: "U.S. Church Records"<br>Mar 4:&nbsp;&nbsp;"LDS Church Records"'''&nbsp;<br>'''Mar 11: “Land Records”<br>Mar 18: "Probate Records"<br>Mar 25: "Military Records"<br>Apr 1: "Immigration and Emigration Records" <br>Apr 8: "Naturalization Records"
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* '''7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Thursdays - Library Training Room 1'''&nbsp;&nbsp;
  
*'''Tuesday Series'''
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Jan 18   Week 3: Using the FamilySearch Descendancy View to Find Cousins
  
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room'''
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Jan 25:  Week 4: FamilySearch Memories:  Three Ways to Add Memories to Your Ancestor
  
Jan 8: "LDS Church Records" <br>Jan 15: “Land Records”<br>Jan 22: "Probate Records"<br>Jan 29: "Military Records"<br>Feb 5: "Immigration and Emigration Records" <br>Feb 12: "Naturalization Records" <br>
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Feb 1: Week 1: “Research Strategies for Finding Cousins and FamilySearch”
  
=== Research Helps  ===
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Feb 8: Week 2: “Adding Cousins by Attaching a FamilySearch Record”
  
Lecture<br>Presented by Ron Ray<br>No registration is necessary.
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Feb 15: Week 3: “Using the FamilySearch Descendancy View to Find Cousins”
  
This is a series of classes with varying topics intended to provide helpful information on family history research.
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Feb 22: Week 4: “FamilySearch Memories: Three Ways to Add Memories to your Ancestor”
  
'''7:00 - 9:00 p.m. / Wednesdays'''
 
  
Jan 9: "Great Free Graphics Programs to Capture, Print and Edit Images"<br>Jan 16: "Golden Land Records"<br>Jan 23: "Research Tips 1:&nbsp; Google Translate, Magic Keys, Patron Tools, and Graphics"<br>Jan 30:&nbsp; "Research Tips 2:&nbsp; LDS Wiki, Online OCR, PDF Creator, Google Books and Images"
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=== Basic Computer Skills ===
  
=== Legacy 7.5  ===
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This class teaches basic computer skills with hands-on practice. Please bring a flash drive to get the most from this class.  
  
Lecture / Lab Course<br>Presented by John Baker<br>No registration is necessary.  
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Lecture and Lab - Presented by '''Peter Bateman''' - No registration is necessary.
  
This course 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.&nbsp; Basic computer skills are necessary.&nbsp; Some experience with Legacy 7.5&nbsp;will be helpful.
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*'''1:00 - 2:30 p.m. on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays- Library Training Room 2'''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
  
'''*Leg<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1352930646578_336" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1352930646578_963" />acy 7.5&nbsp;will be a pre-registration class beginning in January 2013.&nbsp; See pre-registration classes below for details.'''&nbsp;
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Jan 23:  “Basic Computer Skills” – Bring a Flash Drive
  
=== Ancestral Quest&nbsp;  ===
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Feb 13: “Basic Computer Skills” – Bring a Flash Drive
  
Lecture and Lab<br>Presented by Bud Wood<br>No registration is necessary.
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Feb 27: “Basic Computer Skills” - Bring a Flash Drive
  
This is an&nbsp;8 week course designed for current and new users of Ancestral Quest.&nbsp; The class teaches the features and functions of the program and will give students some hands-on practice.&nbsp;&nbsp;Basic&nbsp;computer skills are necessary.&nbsp;
 
  
'''10:30 a.m. - noon / Wednesdays - Library Traingin Room'''
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=== Basic Graphic Skills ===
  
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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This class teaches basic graphic skills using IrfanView with hands-on practice. Basic computer skills are necessary. Please bring a flash drive to get the most from this class.  
  
=== Salt Lake Family History Library Broadcasts  ===
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Lecture and Lab - Presented by '''Peter Bateman''' - No registration is necessary.
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*'''1:00 - 2:30 p.m. on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays- Library Training Room 2'''
  
Presented by Salt Lake Family History Library Staff<br>No registration necessary
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Jan 24:  “Basic Graphic Skills” – Bring a Flash Drive
  
These classes are broadcast live from the Salt Lake Family History Library to our training room periodically.&nbsp;
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Feb 14: “Basic Graphic Skills” – Bring a Flash Drive
  
TBA&nbsp;
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Feb 28: “Basic Graphic Skills” – Bring a Flash Drive
  
=== Boy Scout Workshop / Genealogy Merit Badge  ===
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=== Basic MAC Computer Skills ===
  
Presented by Sean and Keith Wahlquist<br>No registration is necessary.  
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This class teaches basic mouse and keyboard, copy/paste, setting up your computer for genealogy, how to run Windows on MAC, software programs such as Roots Magic, and file systems. 
  
The library offers a monthly workshop to assist Boy Scouts with their Genealogy Merit Badge. The workshop is held the second Saturday of each month&nbsp;from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
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Lecture and Lab - Presented by '''Alan LaPearle –''' Walk-in class, no registration necessary.  Series of 2nd, 3rd and 4th Thursdays
  
==== Saturday,&nbsp;January 12, 2013&nbsp;/ 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. ====
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* '''10:00 - 11:30 a.m.  Thursday – Library Training Room 1'''
  
*'''Scouts must prepare for the workshop by doing the following before coming:'''
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This class is temporarily unavailable.
  
1) Interview a family member about their life. The interview can be completed by telephone, e-mail or letter and the information learned must be recorded; <br>2) Complete a four-generation pedigree chart. Make sure this includes information about at least one ancestor who was living in 1930; <br>3) Complete two family group sheets (one listing your parents and your family, and another listing one of your parents and their parents and siblings); and <br>4) Bring a blue merit badge card (which can be obtained from the Scoutmaster). <br>If these items are completed and brought to the workshop, all other requirements for the merit badge can be completed at the workshop and authorized personnel can certify the completion of the merit badge.
 
  
*'''Genealogy Merit Badge Resources'''
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=== Genealogy Toolbox and Google Search Tools ===
  
[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Special:Search?fulltext=true&search=Boy+Scout+Merit+Badge+in+Genealogy Boy Scout Merit Badge in Genealogy - FamilySearch Wiki ]<br>[http://usscouts.org/mb/worksheets/Genealogy.pdf Boy Scouts of America Genealogy Merit Badge Workbook - BSA&nbsp;]<br>&nbsp;  
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This is a one-week course designed to showcase various tools to complete genealogical research.&nbsp; Learn tools used in research and family history recording, including successful Google searches.&nbsp; Basic computer skills are necessary.
  
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Lecture and Lab - Presented by '''Glen Sisam - '''No registration is necessary.
  
= Pre-registration Classes  =
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* '''1:00 - 2:30 p.m.&nbsp; 1st and 3rd Thursdays - Library Training Room 1'''
  
'''Pre-registration is required for these classes.'''<br>'''Call 801-240-9618 to register.'''<br>
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Jan 18:  “Genealogy Toolbox and Google Research”
  
=== RootsMagic  ===
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Feb 1: “Genealogy Toolbox and Google Research”
  
Lecture/Lab Course (Limited to 24 participants.)<br>Presented by Margaret Peterson. <br>
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Feb 15: “Genealogy Toolbox and Google Research”
  
'''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 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.
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=== Basic Web Indexing Workshop ===
  
'''11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. / Fridays - Library Training Room'''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
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The '''''Basic Web Indexing Skill''''' class teaches basic indexing skills.
  
Jan 11: "Getting Started with RootsMagic"<br>Jan 18: "Using RootsMagic-To-Go"<br>Jan 25: "Interfacing with New FamilySearch, Part 1" <br>Feb 1: "Interfacing with New FamilySearch, Part 2"<br>Feb 8: "Filtering, Sources and Working with Files"
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Training integrated with Hands-on Practice - Presented by '''Nancy Hendrickson - '''No registration necessary.
  
=== Legacy 7.5  ===
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*'''7:00 - 8:30 p.m.&nbsp; Thursdays, 1st and 3rd - Training Room 2'''
  
Lecture / Lab Course<br>Presented by John Baker
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Jan 4:    “Learning Basic Web Indexing Skills”
  
'''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;'''
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Jan 18:  “Learning Basic Web Indexing Skills”
  
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.
 
  
*'''Tuesday Series'''
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=== Beginning Genealogy Research ===
  
'''10:00 -&nbsp; 11:30 a.m. / Tuesdays - Library Training Room'''
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This series of classes teaches the basic elements of genealogical research. Students will learn to research, create a research objective, develop necessary skills in using family history equipment, and learn how to use basic research tools.
  
Jan 8: "Getting Started with Legacy 7.5"<br>Jan 15: "12-Step Checklist, Also Tips and Tricks"<br>Jan 22: "Sources and Chronologies"<br>Jan 29: "Interfacing with Family Tree"<br>Feb 5&nbsp;: "Reports and Charts"
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Lecture and Lab - Presented by '''Larry Whittaker - '''No registration is necessary.  
  
*'''Wednesday Series'''
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*'''9:30 - 11:00 a.m.&nbsp; Mondays - Library Training Room 1''' &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
  
'''7:00&nbsp;- 8:30 p.m.&nbsp;/ Wednesdays - Library Training Room'''
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Jan 22: Week 2 “People, Records, and Tips”
  
Jan 9: "Getting Started with Legacy 7.5"<br>Jan 16: "12-Step Checklist, Also Tips and Tricks"<br>Jan 23: "Sources and Chronologies"<br>Jan 30: "Interfacing with Family Tree"<br>Feb 6: "Reports and Charts"<br><br>[[#top|(back to top)]]<br>
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Jan 29: Week 3 "Effective Search Strategies"
  
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Feb 5: Week 4 “Online Genealogy”
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Feb 12:   Week 1 " Introduction to Genealogy"
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Feb 19: '''LIBRARY CLOSED- HOLIDAY'''
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Feb 26: Week 2 “People, Records, and Tips”
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=== Beginning British Research  ===
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This series of three classes focuses on beginning research in England; the class covers various types of family history records in England, how to access them, and how to interpret them in order to extend or expand the family tree.&nbsp; The class provides an overview of research strategies and focuses on British census records, civil registration records, and parish or church records.
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Lecture and Lab - Presented by '''Lauren Leifson''' - No registration is necessary.
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* '''1:30 - 3:00 a.m. Mondays - Library Training Room 2'''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;   
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Jan 22: Beginning British Research – “England Parish and Church Records”  
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Jan 29:  Beginning British Research – “Getting Started with British Census Records”     
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Feb 5: Beginning British Research – “England Civil Registration”     
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Feb 12: Beginning British Research – “England Parish and Church Records”  
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Feb 19: '''LIBRARY CLOSED-HOLIDAY'''
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Feb 26:  Beginning British Research – “Getting Started with British Census Records”  
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=== Danish Research ===
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These classes define types of records used in Danish research that give names, dates, places, and relationships of your ancestors. Learn where to find these records online on your own home computer. Instructions are given on how to extract and interpret the information found in these various records about your ancestors and how it can be used to extend your family lines.
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Lecture and Lab – No Registration Necessary - Presented by '''Linda Baker'''
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*'''1:00 – 2:30 p.m. / Monday – Library Training Room 1'''&nbsp; &nbsp;
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Feb 5: Danish Research Week 1: “The #1 Go-To: Danish Church Records and Where To Find Them”
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Feb 12: Danish Research Week 2: “Using Danish Census Records to Prove Relationships”
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Feb 19: '''Holiday – Library Closed'''
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Feb 26: Danish Research Week 3: “Additional Helpful Resources for Danish Family Lines”
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=== Swedish Research ===
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This class teaches how to read and research Swedish birth, marriage and death records; reviews household records (similar to a census). 
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Lecture and lab - No registration necessary - Presented by '''Gary Gorringe'''
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* '''7:00 - 8:30 p.m. / Tuesday - Library Training Room 2'''
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'''This class has been cancelled - see below for individualized research by appointment only'''
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=== Finding Cousins Workshop ===
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This four week course teaches how to quickly find missing people in your family lines as well as helping others on their family lines. Varying topics provide helpful information for finding family names, analyzing your FamilySearch Family Tree while performing descendancy research.  Everyone has thousands of cousins to find.  Helpful resources are also presented. We use your lines to work on.
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Lecture and Lab Course - Presented by '''Ron Ray''' - No registration necessary.
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* '''January:  3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Tuesdays - Training Room 2'''
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Jan 16:  Finding Cousins Workshop Week 3:  “Plus Ancestry.com Research Tips”
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Jan 23:  Finding Cousins Workshop Week 4:  “Plus Google Tools With a Neat Sheet”
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Jan 30: Finding Cousins Workshop Week 5:  “Review of Previous Tools Plus the Best Websites”
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* '''February:  7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays - Training Room 2'''
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Feb  7:  Finding Cousins Workshop Week 1:  “Three Great Tools- Virtual Pedigree, Ancestry, FamilySearch”
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Feb 14:   Finding Cousins Workshop Week 2:  “Plus Find-A-Record”
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Feb 21:  Finding Cousins Workshop Week 3:  “Plus Ancestry.com Research Tips”
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Feb 28:  Finding Cousins Workshop Week 4:  “Plus Paint.net A FREE, 5 star Graphics Program”
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=== Ideas for Breaching Brick Walls ===
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Everywhere your ancestors went, they left some kind of record.&nbsp; This class will present the many places where records may be found, even unusual places.&nbsp; No record is unsearched, both online and offline.&nbsp; Class participants will learn how to successfully search FamilySearch, the FamilySearch Wiki, Ancestry, and Cyndi's List.&nbsp; The classes are not sequential and may be attended at any time.<br>Lecture and Hands-on Lab - Presented by '''Tom and/or Betsy Neil - '''No registration is necessary.
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* '''7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays - Training Room 1''' 
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Jan 16: “Genealogy Offline”
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Jan 23: “Using a Technology Toolkit”
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Jan 30: “Conquering FamilySearch” 
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Feb 6: “Successful Ancestry Searching” 
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Feb 13: “Census Tips and Substitutes, FANs, Maps and Land”
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Feb 20: “Favorite Websites”
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Feb 27: “International Genealogy”
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=== Ancestry.com Fundamentals ===
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This four-week class is designed for all levels of family history users to integrate Ancestry.com into Family Tree.&nbsp; Using the new Ancestry tools, you will learn how to transfer data and sources between Ancestry and FamilySearch and learn the advantages of an active tree in Ancestry.&nbsp; You will also learn how to use all the tools within the Ancestry program to augment FamilySearch.&nbsp; Basic computer skills are helpful.
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Lecture and demonstration - Presented by '''Ron Regan -''' no registration necessary. 
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'''''2018'''''
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* '''5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Thursday Series - Library Training Room 1'''
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Jan 18: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”
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Jan 25: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”
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Feb 1: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”
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Feb 8: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”
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Feb 15: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”
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Feb 22: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”
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* '''1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Friday Series - Library Training Room 1'''
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Jan 19: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”
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Jan 26: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”
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Feb 2: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”
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Feb 9: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”
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Feb 16: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”
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Feb 23: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”
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=== Ancestral Quest ===
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This is an eight-week course designed for current and new users of Ancestral Quest. The class teaches the features and functions of the program and gives students some hands-on practice. Basic computer skills are necessary.
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 +
Lecture and Lab - Presented by '''Bud Wood'''
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*'''10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Tuesday Series - Library Training Room 1&nbsp;'''
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Jan 16: Week 2 “Linking Records in my AQ Database with Family Tree”
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Jan 23: Week 3 "Sources"
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Jan 30: Week 4 "Photos and Screen Tabs"
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Feb 6: Week 5 "Customization, Printing, and Backups”
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Feb 13:  Week 6 "Search Techniques"
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Feb 20: Week 7 "Match/Merge, etc."
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Feb 27: Week 8 "Collaboration."
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*'''1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Wednesday Series - Library Training Room 1'''&nbsp;
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Jan 17: Week 2 “Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree”
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Jan 24: Week 3 "Sources"
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Jan 31: Week 4 "Photos and Screen Tabs"
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Feb 7:  Week 5 "Customization, Printing and Backups"
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Feb 14: Week 6 "Search techniques"
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Feb 21''':'''  Week 7 "Match/Merge, etc."
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Feb 28:  Week 8 "Collaboration"
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=== RootsMagic ===
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This four week course teaches the basic features and capabilities of the RootsMagic family tree software, RootsMagic is approved FamilySearch affiliate software, and we provide hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary. Some experience with RootsMagic is helpful.
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Lecture and Lab Course - Presented by '''Ron Ray ''' - No registration necessary.
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* '''7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Wednesday Series - Library Training Room 2'''
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Jan 17: RootsMagic Week 3- “Sources, PDF Files”
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Jan 24: RootsMagic Week 4- “Creating Useful Reports and Creative Tools”
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Jan 31: RootsMagic Week 5- “Sharing Trees with Ancestry.com”
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* ''' No February RootsMagic Classes'''
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=== Ancestry.com, MS Word, Paint.net ===
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These lessons are to help understand the great tools in Ancestry.com in building trees and finding records.  The last two weeks will show how to use MS Word for organizing and storing research work and the use of a free photoshop type graphic program, Paint.net for fixing, enhancing, and creating excellent photos.
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Lecture and Lab Course - Presented by '''Ron Ray ''' - No registration necessary.
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* '''3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Tuesday Series - Library Training Room 2'''
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Feb   6:  Week 1:  Ancestry.com- Learning how to create and use Ancestry Trees
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Feb 13:  Week 2:  Ancestry.com– Finding Sources and Sharing with FamilySearch
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Feb 20:  Using MS Word for sources, stories, and more with the Snipping Tool
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Feb 27:  Paint.net – A FREE, 5 star graphics program and a few other tools
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=== MyHeritage ===
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This three week course teaches the basic features and capabilities of My Heritage.  Learn to create your family tree with this online genealogy platform that is an approved FamilySearch affiliate software.  We provide hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary.
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Lecture and Lab Course - Presented by '''Don Barney ''' - No registration is necessary.
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* '''2:00 - 3:30 p.m. Thursday Series - Library Training Room 2'''
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Jan 18:  My Heritage - “Family Tree”
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Jan 25:  My Heritage – “Discoveries, Photos, and Research
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Feb 1: My Heritage – “Introduction to My Heritage
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Feb 8: My Heritage – “Family Tree”
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Feb 15: My Heritage – “Discoveries, Photos, and Research
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''Maintained by:  Sister Ashley Drake''
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''Last modified:  1/16/18''
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[[Category:Utah_Family_History_Centers]]

Latest revision as of 03:01, 19 January 2018

Riverton
FamilySearch Library
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3740 West Market Center Drive
(13175 South)

Riverton, Utah 84065-8026
801-240-9601


OPEN
Monday and Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday
9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Closed on Sunday


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Printable January Calendar -  Printable February Calendar

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.

For daily class information call 801-240-9601.

Do You Need Help with Family Tree?

If you would like specific help on any of the basic features of Family Tree, ask at the Welcome Desk or Help Desk for a staff member to help you.

Additional Webinars and Classes at the Family History Library

Check out the Free Family History Library Webinars and Classes available in July 2017 at the Family History Library in downtown Salt Lake City by clicking here.

Walk-in Classes

FamilySearch Family Tree

These classes teach the basic fundamentals of using Family Tree features at FamilySearch.org.

Lecture and Hands-on Practice - Presented by Linda Baker - No registration necessary.

  • 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Mondays - Library Training Room 1

Jan 22:  Week 2 “Finding, Adding and Correcting Information”

Jan 29:  Week 3 “Using 'My Source Box' and FamilySearch.org Sources”

Feb 5: Week 4 “Creating and Attaching Outside Sources”

Feb 12:  Week 5 “Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances”

Feb 19: (Holiday-Library Closed)

Feb 26:  Week 6 “Using the Merge Feature and Adding Photos and Stories”

  • 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays - Library Training Room 1

Jan 17:  Week 3 “Using 'My Source Box' and FamilySearch.org Sources”

Jan 24:  Week 4 “Creating and Attaching Outside Sources”

Jan 31: NO CLASS

Feb 7: Week 5 “Preparing Names for Temple Ordinances”

Feb 14:  No Class

Feb 21:  Week 6 “Using the Merge Feature and Adding Photos and Stories”

Feb 28: Week 1 “Accessing and Navigation FamilySearch Family Tree”


FamilySearch Family Tree in Spanish

These classes teach the basic fundamentals of using Family Tree features at FamilySearch.org in Spanish.

Lecture and Hands-on-Practice - Presented by Stan Radford - No registration necessary.

  • 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Thursdays - Training Room 2, taught on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays.

Jan 25:  Week 2

Feb 8:  Week 1

Feb 22: Week 2


FamilySearch Wiki

A look into the Wiki and how it increases opportunities to find family information. The class includes explanations and practical exercises to help you understand and exploit the benefits of this little-used tool in your FamilySearch toolkit.

Lecture and Lab – No Registration Necessary - Presented by Lee Tripp

  • 1:30 – 3:00 p.m. / 2nd, 3rd and 4th Tuesdays – Library Training Room 1

Jan 16:  FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 2”

Jan 23:  FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 3”

Feb 13: FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 1”

Feb 20: FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 2”

Feb 27: FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 3”

  • 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. / 2nd, 3rd and 4th Wednesdays – Library Training Room 1

Jan 17:  FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 2”

Jan 24:  FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 3”

Feb 14: FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 1”

Feb 21: FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 2”

Feb 28: FamilySearch Wiki – “Why Wiki Works, Week 3”


Research For Finding Cousins

Lecture and Lab – No Registration Necessary - Presented by Jill Shoemaker

  • 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Thursdays - Library Training Room 1  

Jan 18   Week 3: Using the FamilySearch Descendancy View to Find Cousins

Jan 25:  Week 4: FamilySearch Memories:  Three Ways to Add Memories to Your Ancestor

Feb 1: Week 1: “Research Strategies for Finding Cousins and FamilySearch”

Feb 8: Week 2: “Adding Cousins by Attaching a FamilySearch Record”

Feb 15: Week 3: “Using the FamilySearch Descendancy View to Find Cousins”

Feb 22: Week 4: “FamilySearch Memories: Three Ways to Add Memories to your Ancestor”


Basic Computer Skills

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

Lecture and Lab - Presented by Peter Bateman - No registration is necessary.

  • 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays- Library Training Room 2   

Jan 23:  “Basic Computer Skills” – Bring a Flash Drive

Feb 13: “Basic Computer Skills” – Bring a Flash Drive

Feb 27: “Basic Computer Skills” - Bring a Flash Drive


Basic Graphic Skills

This class teaches basic graphic skills using IrfanView with hands-on practice. Basic computer skills are necessary. Please bring a flash drive to get the most from this class.

Lecture and Lab - Presented by Peter Bateman - No registration is necessary.

  • 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays- Library Training Room 2

Jan 24:  “Basic Graphic Skills” – Bring a Flash Drive

Feb 14: “Basic Graphic Skills” – Bring a Flash Drive

Feb 28: “Basic Graphic Skills” – Bring a Flash Drive

Basic MAC Computer Skills

This class teaches basic mouse and keyboard, copy/paste, setting up your computer for genealogy, how to run Windows on MAC, software programs such as Roots Magic, and file systems. 

Lecture and Lab - Presented by Alan LaPearle – Walk-in class, no registration necessary.  Series of 2nd, 3rd and 4th Thursdays

  • 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.  Thursday – Library Training Room 1

This class is temporarily unavailable.


Genealogy Toolbox and Google Search Tools

This is a one-week course designed to showcase various tools to complete genealogical research.  Learn tools used in research and family history recording, including successful Google searches.  Basic computer skills are necessary.

Lecture and Lab - Presented by Glen Sisam - No registration is necessary.

  • 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.  1st and 3rd Thursdays - Library Training Room 1

Jan 18:  “Genealogy Toolbox and Google Research”

Feb 1: “Genealogy Toolbox and Google Research”

Feb 15: “Genealogy Toolbox and Google Research”


Basic Web Indexing Workshop

The Basic Web Indexing Skill class teaches basic indexing skills.

Training integrated with Hands-on Practice - Presented by Nancy Hendrickson - No registration necessary.

  • 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.  Thursdays, 1st and 3rd - Training Room 2

Jan 4:    “Learning Basic Web Indexing Skills”

Jan 18:  “Learning Basic Web Indexing Skills”


Beginning Genealogy Research

This series of classes teaches the basic elements of genealogical research. Students will learn to research, create a research objective, develop necessary skills in using family history equipment, and learn how to use basic research tools.

Lecture and Lab - Presented by Larry Whittaker - No registration is necessary.

  • 9:30 - 11:00 a.m.  Mondays - Library Training Room 1       

Jan 22: Week 2 “People, Records, and Tips”

Jan 29: Week 3 "Effective Search Strategies"

Feb 5: Week 4 “Online Genealogy”

Feb 12:   Week 1 " Introduction to Genealogy"

Feb 19: LIBRARY CLOSED- HOLIDAY

Feb 26: Week 2 “People, Records, and Tips”


Beginning British Research

This series of three classes focuses on beginning research in England; the class covers various types of family history records in England, how to access them, and how to interpret them in order to extend or expand the family tree.  The class provides an overview of research strategies and focuses on British census records, civil registration records, and parish or church records.

Lecture and Lab - Presented by Lauren Leifson - No registration is necessary.

  • 1:30 - 3:00 a.m. Mondays - Library Training Room 2     

Jan 22: Beginning British Research – “England Parish and Church Records”  

Jan 29:  Beginning British Research – “Getting Started with British Census Records”     

Feb 5: Beginning British Research – “England Civil Registration”     

Feb 12: Beginning British Research – “England Parish and Church Records”  

Feb 19: LIBRARY CLOSED-HOLIDAY

Feb 26:  Beginning British Research – “Getting Started with British Census Records”  

Danish Research

These classes define types of records used in Danish research that give names, dates, places, and relationships of your ancestors. Learn where to find these records online on your own home computer. Instructions are given on how to extract and interpret the information found in these various records about your ancestors and how it can be used to extend your family lines.

Lecture and Lab – No Registration Necessary - Presented by Linda Baker

  • 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. / Monday – Library Training Room 1   

Feb 5: Danish Research Week 1: “The #1 Go-To: Danish Church Records and Where To Find Them”

Feb 12: Danish Research Week 2: “Using Danish Census Records to Prove Relationships”

Feb 19: Holiday – Library Closed

Feb 26: Danish Research Week 3: “Additional Helpful Resources for Danish Family Lines”


Swedish Research

This class teaches how to read and research Swedish birth, marriage and death records; reviews household records (similar to a census).

Lecture and lab - No registration necessary - Presented by Gary Gorringe

  • 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. / Tuesday - Library Training Room 2

This class has been cancelled - see below for individualized research by appointment only


Finding Cousins Workshop

This four week course teaches how to quickly find missing people in your family lines as well as helping others on their family lines. Varying topics provide helpful information for finding family names, analyzing your FamilySearch Family Tree while performing descendancy research. Everyone has thousands of cousins to find. Helpful resources are also presented. We use your lines to work on.

Lecture and Lab Course - Presented by Ron Ray - No registration necessary.

  • January: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Tuesdays - Training Room 2

Jan 16:  Finding Cousins Workshop Week 3:  “Plus Ancestry.com Research Tips”

Jan 23:  Finding Cousins Workshop Week 4:  “Plus Google Tools With a Neat Sheet”

Jan 30: Finding Cousins Workshop Week 5:  “Review of Previous Tools Plus the Best Websites”


  • February: 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays - Training Room 2

Feb 7:  Finding Cousins Workshop Week 1:  “Three Great Tools- Virtual Pedigree, Ancestry, FamilySearch”

Feb 14:   Finding Cousins Workshop Week 2:  “Plus Find-A-Record”

Feb 21:  Finding Cousins Workshop Week 3:  “Plus Ancestry.com Research Tips”

Feb 28:  Finding Cousins Workshop Week 4:  “Plus Paint.net A FREE, 5 star Graphics Program”

Ideas for Breaching Brick Walls

Everywhere your ancestors went, they left some kind of record.  This class will present the many places where records may be found, even unusual places.  No record is unsearched, both online and offline.  Class participants will learn how to successfully search FamilySearch, the FamilySearch Wiki, Ancestry, and Cyndi's List.  The classes are not sequential and may be attended at any time.
Lecture and Hands-on Lab - Presented by Tom and/or Betsy Neil - No registration is necessary.

  • 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays - Training Room 1

Jan 16: “Genealogy Offline”

Jan 23: “Using a Technology Toolkit”

Jan 30: “Conquering FamilySearch”

Feb 6: “Successful Ancestry Searching”

Feb 13: “Census Tips and Substitutes, FANs, Maps and Land”

Feb 20: “Favorite Websites”

Feb 27: “International Genealogy”


Ancestry.com Fundamentals

This four-week class is designed for all levels of family history users to integrate Ancestry.com into Family Tree.  Using the new Ancestry tools, you will learn how to transfer data and sources between Ancestry and FamilySearch and learn the advantages of an active tree in Ancestry.  You will also learn how to use all the tools within the Ancestry program to augment FamilySearch.  Basic computer skills are helpful.

Lecture and demonstration - Presented by Ron Regan - no registration necessary.


2018

  • 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Thursday Series - Library Training Room 1

Jan 18: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”

Jan 25: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”

Feb 1: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”

Feb 8: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”

Feb 15: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”

Feb 22: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”


  • 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Friday Series - Library Training Room 1

Jan 19: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”

Jan 26: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”

Feb 2: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”

Feb 9: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”

Feb 16: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”

Feb 23: “Ancestry.com Fundamentals”

Ancestral Quest

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

Lecture and Lab - Presented by Bud Wood

  • 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Tuesday Series - Library Training Room 1 

Jan 16: Week 2 “Linking Records in my AQ Database with Family Tree”

Jan 23: Week 3 "Sources"

Jan 30: Week 4 "Photos and Screen Tabs"

Feb 6: Week 5 "Customization, Printing, and Backups”

Feb 13:  Week 6 "Search Techniques"

Feb 20: Week 7 "Match/Merge, etc."

Feb 27: Week 8 "Collaboration."

  • 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Wednesday Series - Library Training Room 1 

Jan 17: Week 2 “Linking Records in My AQ Database with Family Tree”

Jan 24: Week 3 "Sources"

Jan 31: Week 4 "Photos and Screen Tabs"

Feb 7:  Week 5 "Customization, Printing and Backups"

Feb 14: Week 6 "Search techniques"

Feb 21:  Week 7 "Match/Merge, etc."

Feb 28:  Week 8 "Collaboration"


RootsMagic

This four week course teaches the basic features and capabilities of the RootsMagic family tree software, RootsMagic is approved FamilySearch affiliate software, and we provide hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary. Some experience with RootsMagic is helpful.

Lecture and Lab Course - Presented by Ron Ray - No registration necessary.

  • 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Wednesday Series - Library Training Room 2

Jan 17: RootsMagic Week 3- “Sources, PDF Files”

Jan 24: RootsMagic Week 4- “Creating Useful Reports and Creative Tools”

Jan 31: RootsMagic Week 5- “Sharing Trees with Ancestry.com”

  • No February RootsMagic Classes


Ancestry.com, MS Word, Paint.net

These lessons are to help understand the great tools in Ancestry.com in building trees and finding records. The last two weeks will show how to use MS Word for organizing and storing research work and the use of a free photoshop type graphic program, Paint.net for fixing, enhancing, and creating excellent photos.

Lecture and Lab Course - Presented by Ron Ray - No registration necessary.

  • 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Tuesday Series - Library Training Room 2

Feb   6:  Week 1:  Ancestry.com- Learning how to create and use Ancestry Trees

Feb 13:  Week 2:  Ancestry.com– Finding Sources and Sharing with FamilySearch

Feb 20:  Using MS Word for sources, stories, and more with the Snipping Tool

Feb 27:  Paint.net – A FREE, 5 star graphics program and a few other tools

MyHeritage

This three week course teaches the basic features and capabilities of My Heritage. Learn to create your family tree with this online genealogy platform that is an approved FamilySearch affiliate software. We provide hands-on computer experience. Basic computer skills are necessary.

Lecture and Lab Course - Presented by Don Barney - No registration is necessary.

  • 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. Thursday Series - Library Training Room 2

Jan 18:  My Heritage - “Family Tree”

Jan 25:  My Heritage – “Discoveries, Photos, and Research

Feb 1: My Heritage – “Introduction to My Heritage

Feb 8: My Heritage – “Family Tree”

Feb 15: My Heritage – “Discoveries, Photos, and Research





Maintained by: Sister Ashley Drake

Last modified: 1/16/18