FamilySearch CEO Steve Rockwood Will Keynote Free November Seminar
The Riverton FamilySearch Library is announcing a free seminar series that will be presented Saturday, November19, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. The keynote speaker will be Steven T. Rockwood, managing director for the Family History Department and President/CEO of FamilySearch International. No registration is required.
9:00–10:00 a.m. Keynote by Steven T. Rockwood: “The Future of Family History, Truly a Family Affair”
This November seminar will also offer two basic classes focused on Hispanic research and helps. These classes will be presented in English this month by Debbie Gurtler. (See classes below.)
10:10–11:10 a.m. Class Options
- “Basic Computer Skills, Lab 1” by Kenneth Spencer (flash drive needed for lab)
- “Improve Your Search Results in FamilySearch Hispanic Records” by Debbie Gurtler
- “Finding Your Missing Cousins (and Helping Others) to Make Families Complete” by Ron Ray
- “Using FamilySearch Hinting” by R. L. Kehrer
11:20–12:20 p.m. Class Options
- “Basic Graphic Skills, Lab 2” by Kenneth Spencer (flash drive needed for lab)
- “Using Ancestry.mx to Find Your Mexican Ancestors” by Debbie Gurtler
- “Once I Find the Records for a Family, Then What?” by Ron Ray
- “Finding Elusive Records on FamilySearch.org” by R.L. Kehrer
Last minute class changes can be found on the RFSL website: www.familsearch.org/fhc/riverton.
The Riverton FamilySearch Library is located in the LDS Riverton Office Building at 3740 West Market Center Drive (13175 South), Riverton, Utah; 801-240-9601.
FamilySearch International is the largest genealogy organization in the world. FamilySearch is a nonprofit, volunteer-driven organization sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Millions of people use FamilySearch records, resources, and services to learn more about their family history. To help in this great pursuit, FamilySearch and its predecessors have been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide for over 100 years. Patrons may access FamilySearch services and resources free online at FamilySearch.org or through over 4,957 family history centers in 129 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.