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Riverton FamilySearch Library Free February Seminar

The Riverton FamilySearch Library is announcing its free seminar series on Saturday, February 18, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. The keynote speaker will be Gail S. Halvorsen, The Candy Bomber, who flew on the famed Berlin Christmas Drop in 1948 to natives of seven Micronesian Islands and food resupply drops to Bosnia. No registration is required.

9:00 to 10:00 a.m. – Keynote by Gail S. Halvorsen: “Giving Hope to Starving Children and Others”

10:10–11:10 a.m. Class options:

“In Hot Pursuit of Your Ancestors, Pt. l” by David Landrey

“My Family Has Been LDS for Generations. What Can I Do?” by Michael Grimshaw

“Finding Your Way through Penn’s Woods” by Tim Bingaman

“The Family History Guide: Basics from A to Z” by Bob Ives and Bob Taylor

11:20 a.m.–12:20 p.m. Class options:

“In Hot Pursuit of Your Ancestors, Pt. 2” by David Landrey

“Writing Family Histories” by Michael Grimshaw

“Finding ALL of Them: Descendancy Research” by Tim Bingaman

“The Family History Guide” for consultants to help patrons by Bob Ives and Bob Taylor.

Any last minute class changes can be found on the Riverton FamilySearch Library webpage.

The Riverton FamilySearch Library is located in the LDS Riverton Office Building at 3740 West Market Center Drive (13175 South), Riverton, Utah; 801-240-9601.

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 4,957 family history centers in 129 countries, including the main Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.