Free Family History Classes and Webinars for January 2021
Start out the new year by virtually attending FamilySearch Family History Library Free Online Webinars. The January 2021 line-up includes sessions on Denmark Jurisdictions, ArkivDigital Basics (Swedish records), How to use the Swedish National Archive Website (Riksarkivet), Nordic Paleography (Handwriting), How to find people in the Norsk Slektshistorisk Forening (Norwegian Genealogical Society) and beginner sessions on United States Military Records, using the FamilySearch Catalog, and the Research Process. Two sessions for Spanish speakers are Guiando tu educación: Usando el centro de aprendizaje de FamilySearch (Using the FamilySearch Learning Center) and Diferentes Apellidos, Diferentes Ancestros (Different Surnames, Different Ancestors).
No registration is required for these online webinars. See the table of classes below for more details.
If you cannot attend a live event, most sessions are recorded and can be viewed later at your convenience at Family History Library classes and webinars.
All class times are in Mountain Standard Time (MST).
|Mon, Jan 4, 10:00 AM MST||Using the FamilySearch Catalog (Beginner)||Yes|
|Tue, Jan 5, 10:00 AM MST||Submitting Names for Temple Work (Beginner)||Yes|
|Sun, Nov 7, 10:00 AM MST||The Research Process: An Introduction (Beginner)||Yes|
|Sat, Jan 9, 9:00 AM MST||How to Use the Swedish National Archive Website, Riksarkivet (Beginner)||Yes|
|Sat, Jan 9, 10:15 AM MST||How to Find People in the Norsk Slektshistorisk Forening (The Norwegian Genealogical Society) (Intermediate)||Yes|
|Sat, Jan 9, 12:30 PM MST||Figuring out Denmark Jurisdictions (Beginner)||Yes|
|Sat, Jan 9, 1:45 PM MST||ArkivDigital Basics (Beginner)||Yes|
|Sat, Jan 9, 3:00 PM MST||Nordic Paleography – Understanding Common Abbreviations and Symbols (Intermediate)||Yes|
|Tue, Jan 12, 11:00 AM MST||Guiando tu educación: Usando el centro de aprendizaje de FamilySearch (Beginner)||Yes|
|Thu, Jan 21, 10:00 AM MST||Introduction to United States Military Records (Beginner)||Yes|
|Tue, Jan 26, 11:00 AM MST||Diferentes Apellidos, Diferentes Ancestros (Beginner)||Yes|
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