Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for October 2019 – Abundant Genealogy

Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for October 2019

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, has announced free family history classes & webinars for October 2019 with a focus on Dutch, Latin, German, Polish and Russian handwriting!

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, has announced free family history classes & webinars for October 2019 with a focus on Dutch, Latin, German, Polish and Russian handwriting!

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

SALT LAKE CITY (26 September 2019), The FamilySearch Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, has announced its free classes and webinars for October 2019. Highlighted classes this month incorporate a German/Slavic Seminar on October 21-25, as well as a Latin America Seminar from October 28-November 2. Handwriting sessions featured within the German/Slavic seminar will include the following languages: Latin, Polish, Russian, Dutch and German. Spanish beginner content will be available during the Latin America seminar. Attend in person or online. No registration is required.

If you cannot attend a live event, 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.

All class times are in mountain time (MDT).

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

 DATE/TIME  

CLASS / SKILL LEVEL

WEBINAR

ROOM

Tue, Oct. 1, 10:00 AM

Using the FamilySearch Mobile Apps (Beginner)

Webinar

M Lab

Tue, Oct. 8, 10:00 AM

Discovering the FamilySearch Help Community (Beginner)

Webinar

M Lab

Tue, Oct. 8, 11:30 AM

Indexing Spanish Birth Records (Beginner)

Webinar

M Lab

Tue, Oct. 15, 10 AM

What’s New at FamilySearch (Beginner)

Webinar

M Lab

German/Slavic Seminar October 2125, 2019

Mon, Oct. 21, 8:45 AM

Dutch Handwriting Session 1. Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Mon, Oct. 21, 10 AM

German Handwriting Session 1 (2 Hours. Intermediate)

NOTE: Prior to class, please watch “Old German Script”

Online

Online Only

Mon, Oct. 21, 1:00 PM

Latin Handwriting Session 1 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Mon, Oct. 21, 2:15 PM

Polish Handwriting Session 1 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Mon, Oct. 21, 3:30 PM

Russian Handwriting Session 1 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Tue, Oct. 22, 8:45 AM

Dutch Handwriting Session 2 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Tue, Oct. 22, 10 AM

German Handwriting Session 2 (2 Hours. Intermediate)

NOTE: Prior to class, please watch “Old German Script”

Online

Online Only

Tue, Oct. 22, 1:00 PM

Latin Handwriting Session 2 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Tue, Oct. 22, 2:15 PM

Polish Handwriting Session 2 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Tue, Oct. 22, 3:30 PM

Russian Handwriting Session 2 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Wed, Oct. 23, 8:45 AM

Dutch Handwriting Session 3 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Wed, Oct. 23, 10 AM

German Handwriting Session 3 (2 Hours. Intermediate)

NOTE: Prior to class, please watch “Old German Script”

Online

Online Only

Wed, Oct. 23, 1:00 PM

Latin Handwriting Session 3 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Wed, Oct. 23, 2:15 PM

Polish Handwriting Session 3 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Wed, Oct. 23, 3:30 PM

Russian Handwriting Session 3 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Thu, Oct. 24, 8:45 AM

Dutch Handwriting Session 4 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Thu, Oct. 24, 10 AM

German Handwriting Session 4 (2 Hours. Intermediate)

NOTE: Prior to class, please watch “Old German Script”

Online

Online Only

Thu, Oct. 24, 1:00 PM

Latin Handwriting Session 4 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Thu, Oct. 24, 2:15 PM

Polish Handwriting Session 4 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Thu, Oct. 24, 3:30 PM

Russian Handwriting Session 4 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Fri, Oct. 25, 8:45 AM

Dutch Handwriting Session 5 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Fri, Oct. 25, 10 AM

German Handwriting Session 5 (2 Hours. Intermediate)

NOTE: Prior to class, please watch “Old German Script”

Online

Online Only

Fri, Oct. 25, 1:00 PM

Latin Handwriting Session 5 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Fri, Oct. 25, 2:15 PM

Polish Handwriting Session 5 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Fri, Oct. 25, 3:30 PM

Russian Handwriting Session 5 (Beginner). Online Only.

Library patrons can view it in the Main Floor Computer Lab.

Online

Online Only

Latin America Seminar October 28 — November 2, 2019

Tue, Oct. 29, 9:30 AM

La Comunidad FamilySearch (Beginner)

Webinar

Main B

Tue, Oct. 29, 11:00 AM

Recursos en el País Vasco (Beginner)

Webinar

Main B

Tue, Oct. 29, 1:30 PM

Jurisdicciones (Beginner)

Webinar

Main B

Tue, Oct. 29, 3:00 PM

Encontremos a nuestros antepasados: Ayudas para indexar mejor (Beginner)

Webinar

Main B

Wed, Oct. 30, 9:30 AM

Genealogía de España (Beginner)

Webinar

Main B

Wed, Oct. 30, 11:00 AM

Archivos militares en España ¿Qué buscar? (Beginner)

Webinar

Main B

Wed, Oct. 30, 1:30 PM

Ayudando a otros desde tu smartphone (Beginner)

Webinar

Main B

Wed, Oct. 30, 3:00 PM

Ancestry cómo herramienta en la investigación (Beginner)

Webinar

Main B

Thu, Oct. 31, 9:30 AM

BillionGraves – Del cementerio hasta el website (Beginner)

Webinar

Main B

Thu, Oct. 31, 11 AM

Después de PAF, pruebe Ancestral Quest (Beginner)

Webinar

Main B

Thu, Oct. 31, 1:30 PM

Registros en Centroamérica (Beginner)

Webinar

Main B

Thu, Oct. 31, 3:00 PM

Paleografía (Beginner)

Webinar

Main B

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