Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for April 2019

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, has announced its free family history classes and webinars for April 2019

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

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (March 29, 2019), The FamilySearch Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, has announced its free classes and webinars for April 2019. The main focus this month will be on learning how to use DNA in genealogical research. Several beginner classes address how to add information to your family tree, tips and tricks to find elusive ancestors, and how to find Polish ancestry. Participants can attend in-person or online. No registration is required.

READ MORE: What Is DNA? and Family Tree Classes will be offered every Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. MDT throughout the month of April.

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 classes are in mountain daylight time (MDT).

(Find and share this announcement online in the FamilySearch Newsroom).




Tuesday, 2 April, 10:00 A.M.

What’s New at FamilySearch (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Wednesday, 3 April, 3:00 P.M.

Using the Polish Website Szukaj w Archiwach (Intermediate)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, 4 April, 10:00 A.M.

Indexing Online on FamilySearch

Webinar | Main Lab

Tuesday, 9 April, 10:00 A.M.

Overview of FamilySearch (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Saturday, 13 April, 1:00 P.M.

Dicas de Pesquisa no FamilySearch (Beginner)

Webinar | B1Lab

Tuesday, 16 April, 10:00 A.M.

Navigating, Adding and Editing, Standardization of Dates and Places on Family Tree (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, 18 April, 10:00 A.M.

Spanish Language Indexing (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Saturday, 20 April, 1:00 P.M.

Agregando fuentes al Árbol Familiar (Beginner)

Webinar | B1 Lab

Tuesday, 23 April, 10:00 A.M.

Tips and Tricks for Finding Elusive Records on FamilySearch (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, 25 April, 9:30 A.M.

An Introduction to DNA and Genealogy (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, 25 April, 11:00 A.M.

I’ve Tested my DNA, Now What? (Intermediate)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, 25 April, 12:00 P.M.

CAN Open Lab (In Person Only) (Beginner)

Main Lab

Thursday, 25 April, 1:00 P.M.

Finding an Unknown Parent Using DNA: A Case Study (Intermediate)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, 25 April, 2:30 P.M.

Making DNA Connections through Descendancy Research (Intermediate)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, 25 April, 3:30 P.M.

DNA Open Lab: Attending In Person begins at 3:30, Attending Online beginas at 4:00

Webinar | Main Lab

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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.