Free Family History Library Classes and Webinars for October 2018

Contributed By FamilySearch.org

  • 2 October 2018

The Family History Library in Salt Lake City provides free classes and webinars each month on a variety of topics and for a variety of skill levels.

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

Research classes will focus on records from Denmark, Holland, England, Germany, and Wales. One class is offered in Spanish. A class for deaf community indexing is included. The genealogy merit badge is also featured. Participants can attend in person or online. See the calendar below for the complete list of classes. No registration is required. (Find or share this announcement online in 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

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 AND TIME

CLASS

SKILL LEVEL

WEBINAR | ROOM

Thursday, October 4,
10:00 a.m.

Indexing Dutch Records (1.5 hours)

Beginner

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, October 4,
1:00 p.m.

Using Archion for German Research

Beginner

Webinar | Main Lab

Tuesday, October 9,
10:00 a.m.

Starting Family Tree: Overview of FamilySearch

Beginner

Webinar |

B1 Lab

Thursday, October 11,
1:00 p.m.

United States Research: Pacific Region

Beginner

Webinar |

Main B

Tuesday, October 16,
10:00 a.m.

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

Beginner

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, October 18,
1:00 p.m.

England and Wales Census

Beginner

Webinar | Main Lab

Saturday, October 20, 10:00 a.m.

Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge (1½ hrs). Register here.

Beginner

2S Lab

Saturday, October 20,
1:00 p.m.

Recursos genealógicos de la emigración Hispanoamericana

Beginner

Webinar | Main B

Thursday, October 25,
10:00 a.m.

Deaf Community Indexing Training

Beginner

Webinar | Main Lab

Thursday, October 25,
1:00 p.m.

Using Gazetteers to Determine Jurisdictions in Denmark

Beginner

Webinar |

Main Lab

Tuesday, October 30,
10:00 a.m.

Using the FamilySearch Catalog Effectively

Beginner

Webinar | Main Lab