28
August
2017
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11:24 PM
Europe/Amsterdam

Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for September 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. 

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

WEBINAR | ROOM

Sat, 2 Sep, 1:00 pm

     Investigación genealógica de Perú (Beginner)

Webinar | B1 Lab

Tue, 5 Sep, 10:00 am

Family Tree Next Step: Attaching Sources in Family Tree (Beginner)

Webinar | 2N Lab

Tue, 5 Sep, 11:00 am

Using Digital Libraries to Find Your German Ancestor (Intermediate)

Webinar | MF Lab

Tue, 5 Sep, 1:00 pm

    British Case Study (Beginner)

Webinar | B2 Lab

Wed, 6 Sep, 10:00 am

    French Language Indexing (Intermediate) (1½ hours)

Webinar | B1 Lab

Wed, 6 Sep, 12:00 pm

    Ask Your United States Research Question (Beginner)

Webinar | MF Lab

Thur, 7 Sep, 11:00 am

    Helpful Websites for Finding Your German Ancestor (Beginner)

Webinar | MF Lab

Mon, 11 Sep, 9:00 am

    2017 Is the Year of Nordic Records! Learn What’s Coming (Beginner)

Webinar | MF B/C

Mon, 11 Sep, 10:15 am

The Who, What, Where, Why, and How of Nordic Records on FamilySearch (Beginner)

Webinar | MF B/C

Mon, 11 Sep, 1:15 pm

Exploring European Feast-Day Calendars (Intermediate)

Webinar | MF B/C 

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)

Webinar | MF B/C

Tue, 12 Sep, 10:15 am

Name Searchable Databases in Swedish ArkivDigital (Intermediate)

Webinar | MF B/C

Tue, 12 Sep, 11:00 am

Submitting Names for Temple Ordinances (Intermediate)

Webinar | MF Lab

Tue, 12 Sep, 1:15 pm

Swedish Naming Customs (Intermediate)

Webinar | MF B/C

Tue, 12 Sep, 2:30 pm

Military Records in the Swedish ArkivDigital (Intermediate)

Webinar | MF B/C

Wed, 13 Sep, 9:00 am

Probate Laws and Records for Swedish Genealogy (Intermediate)

Webinar | MF B/C

Wed, 13 Sep, 10:15 am

Databases for Swedish Genealogy (Intermediate)

Webinar | MF B/C

Wed, 3 Sep, 1:15 pm

Introduction to Icelandic Church and Census Records (Beginner)

Webinar | MF B/C

Wed, 13 Sep, 2:30 pm

Finnish Immigration and Methodology: How to Tackle Finnish Challenges (Intermediate)

Webinar | MF B/C

Thur, 14 Sep, 9:00 am

Norwegian Church Records (Beginner)

Webinar | MF B/C

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)

Webinar | MF B/C

Fri, 15 Sep, 9:00 am

Danish Estates (Intermediate)

Webinar | MF B/C

Fri, 15 Sep, 10:30 am

Little Used Records on Arkivalieronline (Intermediate)

Webinar | MF B/C

Fri, 15 Sep, 1:15 pm

Danish Tax Records (Beginner)

Webinar | MF B/C

Fri, 15 Sep, 2:30 pm

Research in Copenhagen (Beginner)

Webinar | MF B/C

Sat, 16 Sep, 1:00 pm

¿Qué, cuándo, y dónde? Los inicios de la investigación italiana (Intermediate)

Webinar | B1 Lab

Mon, 18 Sep, 10:00 am

Using the FamilySearch Catalog Effectively (Beginner)

Webinar | MF Lab

Tue, 19 Sep, 11:00 am

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

Webinar | MF Lab

Wed, 20 Sep, 10:00 am

Spanish Language Indexing (Intermediate) (1½ hours)

Webinar | B1 Lab

Thur, 21 Sep, 1:00 pm

Scots-Irish Research (Beginner)

Webinar | B2 Lab

Mon, 25 Sep, 10:00 am

Using the FamilySearch Catalog Effectively (Beginner)

Webinar | MF Lab

Wed, 27 Sep, 10:00 am

Portuguese Language Indexing (Intermediate) (1½ hours)

Webinar | B1 Lab

Thur, 28 Sep, 11:00 am

Finding Original Records: The Real Game of Hide and Seek (Beginner)

Webinar | MF Lab

Thur, 28 Sep, 1:00 am

Tracing Early LDS Church Convert Ancestry in England (Beginner)

Webinar | B2 Lab

Fri, 29 Sep, 1:00 pm

Your British/Irish Research Questions Answered (Beginner)

Webinar | B2 Lab

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Comments 1 - 3 (3)
Thank you for your message.
Rosemarie Courtney
05
September
2017
I am chair of the Indian Prairie Library Genealogy group in Darien, IL. The title of our September 28th meeting is Basic Scandinavian Research (Webinar). The person who was obtaining the webinar has moved and left me no info concerning the source of the webinar. Is it possible for me to download or obtain in a physical form the September 11th morning webinars you are offering and us at our meeting?
Thank you for considering this,
Rosemarie Courtney
Otis Halverson
02
September
2017
Hello, Is this correct that seminars are scheduled to begin at the specified Mountain Standard Time? Thus, most of us would have to correct for time zone AND for daylight savings to get aboard at the proper time?

Thanks!
Gaines L Smith
01
September
2017
Thanks for the webinar dates times and information about them. I try to get this to all my family members via our Facebook closed group and our family association.