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July
2017
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02:20 AM
Europe/Amsterdam

Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for August 2017

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, has announced its free family history classes and webinars for August 2017. Participants can attend in person or online. Many of the August classes teach how to researchrecords in Great Britain, China, and Prussian Poland, to understand DNA, and to use documents and photos to preserve memories. Some classes are also in Spanish. See the full schedule below. 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.

DATE / TIME

CLASS (SKILL LEVEL)

WEBINAR | ROOM

Wed 2 Aug, 11:00 AM

Ask Your United States Research Question (Beginner)

Webinar | MF Lab

Sat, 5 Aug, 1:00 PM

Los libros de la vida (Beginner)

Webinar | B1 Lab

Mon, 7 Aug, 10:00 AM

Using the FamilySearch Catalog Effectively (Beginner)

Webinar | MF Lab

Tue, 8 Aug, 11:00 AM

Starting Family Tree: Navigating, Adding a Person, Standardizing Views, and Printing (Intermediate)

Webinar | MF Lab

Tue, 8 Aug, 1:00 PM

British Case Study (Beginner)

Webinar | B2 Lab

Tue, 8 Aug, 3:00 PM

Genetic Genealogy: An Introduction to DNA (Beginner)

Webinar | MF Lab

Thur, 10 Aug, 3:00 PM

DNA: I’ve Tested; Now What? (Intermediate)

Webinar | MF Lab

Mon, 14 Aug, 10:00 AM

Using the FamilySearch Catalog Effectively (Beginner)

Webinar | MF Lab

Tue, 15 Aug, 11:00 AM

Starting Family Tree: Preserving Memories Using Photos and Documents (Intermediate)

Webinar | MF Lab

Thur, 17 Aug, 1:00 PM

Tracing Ancestry in English Census Records (Beginner)

Webinar | B2 Lab

Sat, 19 Aug, 1:00 PM

La tecnología de Ancestry (para miembros SUD) (Intermediate)

Webinar | B1 Lab

Mon, 21 Aug, 10:00 AM

Using the FamilySearch Catalog Effectively (Beginner)

Webinar | 2N Lab

Mon, 21 Aug, 1:00 PM

Researching in Prussian Poland (Beginner)

Webinar | B1 Lab

Tue, 22 Aug, 10:00 AM

FamilySearch Wiki (Beginner)

Webinar | MF Lab

Tue, 22 Aug, 1:00 PM

Kissing Cousins or Not? Understanding British Generations, Kith, Kin, and Relationships (Intermediate)

Webinar | B2 Lab

Tue, 22 Aug, 3:00 PM

Finding Records of Chinese Americans (Beginner)

Webinar | MF Lab

Thur, 24 Aug, 10:00 AM

Using Metasuche or Metasearch on Genealogy.net (Beginner)

Webinar | MF Lab

Thur, 24 Aug, 1:00 PM

Genealogical Treasures at findmypast.co.uk (Intermediate)

Webinar | B2 Lab

Thur, 24 Aug, 3:00 PM

Organizing Your Family History Research (Beginner)

Webinar | 2N Lab

Mon, 28 Aug, 10:00 AM

Using the FamilySearch Catalog Effectively (Beginner)

Webinar | MF Lab

Tue, 29 Aug, 10:00 AM

Family Tree: Research Help and Searching the Records (Beginner)

Webinar | MF Lab

Thur, 31 Aug, 1:00 PM

Your British/Irish Research Questions Answered (Beginner)

Webinar | B2 Lab

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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.

Comments 1 - 2 (2)
Thank you for your message.
Dayle Carpenter
02
August
2017
I have been using family search for about 3yrs, and have had
major success in finding family members that I didn't even
know existed.
I can't thank you enough for all of the hard work and
dedication contributed by all of you.
Tari Davidson
31
July
2017
I would like to view some webinars for August. Have never used webinars. How do I connect. I am in Phoenix, Arizona. Not sure what the time difference is per hours different. How do I get started.