Free Family History Classes and Webinars for July 2018

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, has announced its free family history classes and webinars for September 2018.

[Editor’s Note: we received the following announcement from our friends at FamilySearch regarding their free classes and webinars coming up in July. Please take advantage of this great opportunity!]

SALT LAKE CITY (26 June 2018), The FamilySearch Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, has announced its free family history classes and webinars for July 2018. Research classes will focus on the Boy Scout Merit Badge, Eastern Germany, Ireland, Norway, and the United States: Gulf Region.  Weekly FamilySearch sessions for the Family Tree, Memories, Indexing, and Search are offered in English and in Spanish. Participants can attend in person or online. See the calendar below for the complete list. No registration is required. (Find/share this announcement online in the FamilySearch Newsroom).

Weekly webinars are organized along the following track schedule throughout the month:

  • Mondays—FamilySearch Catalog at 10:00 a.m. MDT
  • Tuesdays—FamilySearch.org and Family Tree Classes at 10:00 a.m. MDT
  • Wednesdays—Indexing Classes at 10:00 a.m. MDT
  • Thursdays—Research Classes at 1:00 p.m. MDT

Mark your calendars for events you want to join. 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 daylight time (MDT).

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. Access archived classes online at Family History Library classes and webinars.

 

DATE / TIME CLASS SKILL LEVEL ROOM
Tue

3-Jul

10:00 a.m. MDT Submitting Names for Temple Ordinances  Webinar

Beginner

Main Lab
Thur

5-Jul

1:00 p.m. MDT Lost Shoebox: Finding Your Eastern German Ancestors Webinar

Beginner

Main Lab
Sat

7-Jul

1:00 p.m. MDT Creando tu propia ofrenda. Memorias de FamilySearch Webinar

Beginner

Main B

Tue

10-Jul

10:00 a.m. MDT Starting Family Tree: Correcting Relationships Webinar

Beginner

Main Lab
Thur

12-Jul

1:00 p.m. MDT United States Research: Gulf South Region Webinar

Beginner

Main B

Tue

17-Jul

10:00 a.m. MDT What’s New at FamilySearch Webinar

Beginner

Main Lab
Wed

18-Jul

10:00 a.m. MDT Web Reviewing the New Arbitration Webinar

Beginner

Main Lab
Thur

19-Jul

1:00 p.m. MDT How Understanding Jurisdictions Can Help Your Irish Research Webinar

Beginner

Main B

Sat

21-Jul

10:00 a.m. MDT Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge (1½ hrs). To register go to Boy Scout Merit Badge Page.

Beginner

2S Lab

Sat

21-Jul

1:00 p.m. MDT Reservando nombres para el templo Webinar

Beginner

Main Lab
Thur

26-Jul

1:00 p.m. MDT Finding an Ancestor’s Place of Origin in Norway: A Case Study, Part 2  Webinar

Beginner

Main B

Tue

31-Jul

10:00 a.m. MDT Starting Family Tree: Overview of FamilySearch Webinar

Beginner

Main Lab

About Family Search

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.

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About the Author

Thomas MacEntee
Genealogy educator and author Thomas MacEntee has been researching his family history for more than 40 years and is the creator of Abundant Genealogy, Genealogy Bargains, DNA Bargains, The Genealogy Do-Over and numerous other web-based genealogy and family history properties.

1 Comment on "Free Family History Classes and Webinars for July 2018"

  1. Donna Atkinson | 30 June 2018 at 8:10 am |

    I am delighted to be able to access these classes. I am fairly new to this, and need help and guidance. Your site will be of tremendous help to many individuals that will greatly appreciate you as well! Thank you so much for offering your services and not charging. God bless you!

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