Riverton FamilySearch Library February 2018 Seminar
The Riverton FamilySearch Library is announcing its free seminar series on Saturday, February 17, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. The keynote speaker will be Bud Wood, former vice-president of the Utah Genealogical Association and recipient of the UGA 2011 Distinguished Service Award. Wood currently serves as a Church-service missionary. No registration is required.
Keynote Speaker: Bud Wood, “The History of Family History”
10:10–11:10 a.m. Choose one of the following four classes:
- “Basic Ancestral Quest” by Bud Wood
- “Why We Want a Tree in Ancestry.com” by Art Robbins
- “Hopping Across the Pond: British Resources” by Melanie Montgomery
- “How to Get Kids and Teens Interested in Family History” by Melanie Zumalt
11:20 a.m.–12:20 p.m. Choose one of the following four classes:
- “Basic File Organization” by Bud Wood
- “Transferring Sources and Data between Ancestry.com and FamilySearch” by Art Robbins
- “Find Take Teach” by Connie Schreiner
- "Using Google Search and Google Translate” by Don Barney
Class changes are shown on the RFSL website at 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; 1-801-240-9601.
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 5,000 family history centers in 129 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.