Thursday, August 31, 2017

Family Search Classes for September

It is almost September already, can you believe it? This weekend is Labor Day. Family Search has come out with their schedule of classes and webinars that they'll be conducting for free in September below:

 Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for September 2017

Salt Lake City, Utah (29 August 2017), The Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, has announced its free family history classes and webinars for September 2017. A Nordic countries series (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden) will feature 21 classes for researchers from Monday, September 11 to Friday, September 15. Participants can attend in person or online. See the full schedule below. Find and easily share this announcement online in the FamilySearch Newsroom.
Mark your calendars for events you want to join so you don't forget. Online classes are noted on the schedule as webinars.  Webinar attendees need to click the link next to the class title at the scheduled date and time to attend the class online. Those attending in person simply go to the room noted. Invite your family and friends. All class times are in Mountain Standard Time (MST).
If you are unable to attend a class in person or online, most sessions are recorded and can be viewed later online at your convenience. To access these, go to the archive for Family History Library classes and webinars.
Sat, 2 Sep, 1:00 PM
Investigación genealógica de Perú (Beginner)
Tue, 5 Sep, 10:00 AM
Family Tree Next Step: Attaching Sources in Family Tree (Beginner)
Tue, 5 Sep, 11:00 AM
Using Digital Libraries to Find Your German Ancestor (Intermediate)
Tue, 5 Sep, 1:00 PM
British Case Study (Beginner)
Wed, 6 Sep, 10:00 AM
French Language Indexing (Intermediate) (1½ hours)
Wed, 6 Sep, 12:00 PM
Ask Your United States Research Question (Beginner)
Thur, 7 Sep, 11:00 AM
Helpful Websites for Finding Your German Ancestor (Beginner)
Mon, 11 Sep, 9:00 AM
2017 Is the Year of Nordic Records! Learn What’s Coming (Beginner)
Mon, 11 Sep, 10:15 AM
The Who, What, Where, Why, and How of Nordic Records on FamilySearch (Beginner)
Mon, 11 Sep, 1:15 PM
Exploring European Feast-Day Calendars (Intermediate)
Mon, 11 Sep, 2:30 PM
Scandinavian-American Resources (Intermediate)
Webinar | MF B/C
Tue, 12 Sep, 9:00 AM
What’s New in the Swedish ArkivDigital (Intermediate)
Tue, 12 Sep, 10:15 AM
Name Searchable Databases in Swedish ArkivDigital (Intermediate)
Tue, 12 Sep, 11:00 AM
Submitting Names for Temple Ordinances (Intermediate)
Tue, 12 Sep, 1:15 PM
Swedish Naming Customs (Intermediate)
Tue, 12 Sep, 2:30 PM
Military Records in the Swedish ArkivDigital (Intermediate)
Wed, 13 Sep, 9:00 AM
Probate Laws and Records for Swedish Genealogy (Intermediate)
Wed, 13 Sep, 10:15 AM
Databases for Swedish Genealogy (Intermediate)
Wed, 13 Sep, 1:15 PM
Introduction to Icelandic Church and Census Records (Beginner)
Wed, 13 Sep, 2:30 PM
Finnish Immigration and Methodology: How to Tackle Finnish Challenges (Intermediate)
Thur, 14 Sep, 9:00 AM
Norwegian Church Records (Beginner)
Thur, 14 Sep, 10:15 AM
Norway: We’re Getting Married! Traditions and Records (Beginner)
Webinar | MF B/C
Thur, 14 Sep, 1:15 PM
Lensrekneskapsbøker in Norway (Intermediate)
Webinar | MF B/C
Thur, 14 Sep, 2:30 PM
Norwegian Migration and Immigration (Beginner)
Fri, 15 Sep, 9:00 AM
Danish Estates (Intermediate)
Fri, 15 Sep, 10:30 AM
Little Used Records on Arkivalieronline (Intermediate)
Fri, 15 Sep, 1:15 PM
Danish Tax Records (Beginner)
Fri, 15 Sep, 2:30 PM
Research in Copenhagen (Beginner)
Sat, 16 Sep, 1:00 PM
¿Qué, cuándo, y dónde? Los inicios de la investigación italiana (Intermediate)
Mon, 18 Sep, 10:00 AM
Using the FamilySearch Catalog Effectively (Beginner)
Tue, 19 Sep, 11:00 AM
Starting Family Tree: Research Help and Searching Records (Beginner)
Wed, 20 Sep, 10:00 AM
Spanish Language Indexing (Intermediate) (1½ hours)
Thur, 21 Sep, 1:00 PM
Scots-Irish Research (Beginner)
Mon, 25 Sep, 10:00 AM
Using the FamilySearch Catalog Effectively (Beginner)
Wed, 27 Sep, 10:00 AM
Portuguese Language Indexing (Intermediate) (1½ hours)
Thur, 28 Sep, 11:00 AM
Finding Original Records: The Real Game of Hide and Seek (Beginner)
Thur, 28 Sep, 1:00 PM
Tracing Early LDS Church Convert Ancestry in England (Beginner)
Fri, 29 Sep, 1:00 PM
Your British/Irish Research Questions Answered (Beginner)

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