Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for May 2018

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

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

Salt Lake City, Utah (26 April 2018), The Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, has announced its free family history classes and webinars for May 2018. Check out the US Mid-South Region, Place Names in Sweden, English Church Records, Indexed Records for the Netherlands, and (Spanish) Connecting FamilySearch and Ancestry Family Trees webinars. Participants can attend in person or online. See the calendar below for the complete list. No registration is required.

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 AND TIME

CLASS (SKILL LEVEL)

WEBINAR | ROOM

Tuesday

1 May

10:00 a.m. MDT

Overview of FamilySearch Memories (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday

3 May

1:00 p.m. MDT

Foreign Language Research: Tools for Reading Genealogical Documents (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Saturday

5 May

1:00 p.m. MDT

Conectando los árboles de Ancestry y FamilySearch (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Monday

7 May

10:00 A.M.

Using the FamilySearch Catalog Effectively (Beginner)

Webinar | 2N Lab

Tuesday

8 May

10:00  a.m. MDT

Submitting Names for Temple Ordinances (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Wednesday

9 May

10:00  a.m. MDT

French Language Indexing (1.5 hours) (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday

10 May

1:00 P.M.

United States Research: Mid-South Region (Beginner)

Webinar | Main A

Monday

14 May

10:00  a.m. MDT

Using the FamilySearch Catalog Effectively (Beginner)

Webinar | 2N Lab

Tuesday

15 May

10:00  a.m. MDT

Starting Family Tree: Correcting Relationships (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday

17 May

1:00 p.m. MDT

England Church Records: How to Quick-find Your Ancestors Online! (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Saturday

19 May

1:00p.m. MDT

Through the Eyes of the Parish Priest (Beginner)

Webinar | Main A

Monday

21 May

10:00 a.m. MDT

Using the FamilySearch Catalog Effectively (Beginner)

Webinar | 2N Lab

Tuesday

22 May

10:00 a.m. MDT

Starting Family Tree: Overview of FamilySearch (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Wednesday

23 May

10:00 a.m. MDT

Web Indexing/Review Training (1.5 hours) (Beginner)

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday

24 May

1:00 p.m. MDT

Figure Out Place Name for Swedish Genealogy (Beginner)

Webinar | Main B

Tuesday

29 May

10:00 a.m. MDT.

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

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday

31 May

1:00  a.m. MDT

OpenArch.nl Website: Indexed Records for the Netherlands (Beginner)

Webinar | 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.