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Free Family History Classes and Webinars for May 2020

The FamilySearch Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, has announced its free webinars for May 2020. This month features five Dutch Handwriting sessions, Swedish Research, using the FamilySearch Catalog, Chinese Collections and Resources, and United States Vital Records. Other webinars are in Spanish language and focus on Source Documentation (¿Dónde lo enconstraste?) and Making Corrections in Family Tree (Arreglando nuestro árbol familiar). Attend online. No registration is required. See the table of classes below for more details.

If you cannot attend any live event, most sessions are recorded and can be viewed later online at your convenience at Family History Library classes and webinars

All class times are in Mountain Daylight Time (MDT).




Mon, May 4, 10:00 AM MDT

Using the FamiySearch Catalog (Beginner)


Tue, May 5, 11:00 AM MDT

¿Dónde lo enconstraste? (Beginner)


Tue, May 5, 1:00 PM MDT

Navigating, Adding, Editing, Standardizing in Family Tree (Beginner)


Mon, May 11, 11:30 AM MDT

European Handwriting Seminar: Dutch Part 1 (Intermediate)


Mon, May 11, 1:00 PM MDT

To America and Back: Crossing the Pond with Your Swedish Ancestors (Beginner)


Tue, May 12, 11:30 AM MDT

European Handwriting Seminar: Dutch Part 2 (Intermediate)


Wed, May 13, 11:30 AM MDT

European Handwriting Seminar: Dutch Part 3 (Intermediate)


Thu, May 14, 11:30 AM MDT

European Handwriting Seminar: Dutch Part 4 (Intermediate)


Thu, May 14, 1:00 PM MDT

Strategies for Using Civil Registration in the British Isles (Beginner)


Fri, May 15, 11:30 AM MDT

European Handwriting Seminar: Dutch Part 5 (Intermediate)


Mon, May 18, 11:00 AM MDT

Chinese Collections and Resources in FamilySearch (Beginner)


Tue, May 19, 11:00 AM MDT

Arreglando nuestro árbol familiar (Beginner)


Tue, May 26, 1:00 PM MDT

United States Vital Records Overview (Beginner)


For a list of monthly classes, visit our website.  To find the class webinar go to Classes and Online Webinars.

About FamilySearch

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 5,000 family history centers in 129 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.