Free Family History Classes and Webinars for September 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 September. Please take advantage of this great opportunity!]

Salt Lake City, Utah (5 September 2018), The FamilySearch Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, has announced its free family history classes and webinars for September 2018. Research classes will focus on Denmark, Germany, England, France, Portugal, and the United States. Many classes are offered in Spanish this month in celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month which begins on September 15.  Participants can attend in person or online. See the calendar below for the complete list of classes. No registration is required. (Find and share this announcement online from the FamilySearch Newsroom).

Select webinars are offered weekly 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

Hispanic Week Seminar begins on September 18 and goes through September 21.  Special speakers will be featured, and all classes will be recorded for future access.  Las días martes a jueves las clases están habladas en español. Friday classes will be taught in English. Asista en línea (attend online).

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 at Family History Library classes and webinars. 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).

DATE/TIME (MDT)

TITLE (SKILL LEVEL)

WEBINAR | ROOM

Tuesday, 4 September, 10:00 A.M.

Overview of FamilySearch Memories (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, 6 September, 1:00 P.M.

German Civil Registration (Beginner)

Webinar | Main B

Tuesday, 11 September, 10:00 A.M.

Submitting Names for Temple Ordinances (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, 13 September, 10:00 A.M.

Portuguese Language Indexing (1.5 hours) (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, 13 September, 1:00 P.M.

United States Research: Mid Atlantic (Beginner)

Webinar | Main C

Tuesday, 18 September, 10:00 A.M.

Metodología de la investigación genealógica (Beginner)

Webinar | Main B

Tuesday, 18 September, 11:30 A.M.

Encontrando personas en Geneanet (Beginner)

Webinar | Main B

Tuesday, 18 September, 1:30 P.M.

Introducción a la genealogía genética (Beginner)

Webinar | Main B

Tuesday, 18 September, 3:00 P.M.

Mantenga su propio árbol en un programa como Ancestral Quest (Beginner)

Webinar | Main B

Wednesday, 19 September, 10:00 A.M.

Recuérdame (Beginner)

Webinar | Main B

Wednesday, 19 September, 11:30 A.M.

Genealogía y las redes sociales (Beginner)

Webinar | Main B

Wednesday, 19 September, 1:30 P.M.

Establecimiento y jurisdicciones en la Nueva España (Intermediate)

Webinar | Main B

Wednesday, 19 September, 3:00 P.M.

Registros notariales (Intermediate)

Webinar | Main B

Thursday, 20 September, 10:00 A.M.

El ADN y la genealogía (Beginner)

Webinar | Main B

Thursday, 20 September, 11:30 A.M.

¡Mama Mía! Búsuedas básicas en Italia (Beginner)

Webinar | Main B

Thursday, 20 September, 1:00 P.M.

England and Wales Civil Registration (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, 20 September, 1:30 P.M.

Los archivos españoles, un viaje a través del tiempo (Beginner)

Webinar | Main B

Thursday, 20 September, 3:00 P.M.

Corrientes migratorias hacia Chile (Beginner)

Webinar | Main B

Friday, 21 September, 10:00 A.M.

Finding Echeverria In Spain and France (Beginner)

Webinar | Main B

Friday, 21 September, 11:30 A.M.

Finding Your Hispanic Ancestors on FamilySearch (Intermediate)

Webinar | Main B

Friday, 21 September, 1:30 P.M.

Migration Patterns in New Spain (Intermediate)

Webinar | Main B

Friday, 21 September, 3:00 P.M.

Online Resources for Northern Nueva España (Beginner)

Webinar | Main B

Tuesday, 25 September, 10:00 A.M.

Starting Family Tree: Correcting Relationships (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, 27 September, 1:00 P.M.

Danish Emigration (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

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