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    DON'S CLASSES COMING UP

  1. Sat  2016-10-29, 10:30-11:15 am -- Evernote:  The Genealogist's Workhorse -- Family Roots Expo, St. George, Utah, 2016-10-28 to 2016-10-29
  2. Sat  2016-10-29, 11:45-12:30 PM -- LDS And Utah Records Online and LDS and Utah Supplementary Notes -- Family Roots Expo, St. George, Utah, 2016-10-28 to 2016-10-29
  3. Wed-Sat  2017-02-08 to 11 -- Presenting And Preserving Your Family History: You Can't Take It With You, So How Do You Leave It? -- RootsTech 2017, Salt Palace, Salt Lake City, Utah 
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    PAST 2016 CLASSES

  5. Sat  2016-09-10, 10:30-12:00 noon -- Organizing Computer Files, Finding Strays, and Eliminating Duplicates -- UVTAGG Meeting, 4050 North Timpview Dr., Provo, Utah
  6. Sat  2016-08-20 -- The Family Tree Certified Programs TreeSeek, RecordSeek, Puzzilla, And Find-A-Record  and  Summary Handout -- Workshop -- 7th Annual One World-One Family Conference , Brampton (Toronto), Ontario, Canada
  7. Sat  2016-08-20 -- Freeware For Family History: The Best Things In Life Are Free  and  Freeware Supplementary Notes -- Workshop -- 7th Annual One World-One Family Conference , Brampton (Toronto), Ontario, Canada
  8. Fri  2016-07-29, 1:30-2:30 PM -- Letter Collections Using Erastus Snow's Family Letters As An Example -- BYU 2016 Conference on Genealogy and Family History, Provo, Utah, 2016-07-26 to 2016-07-29
  9. Wed 2016-07-27, 2:45-3:45 PM -- Family History and Other Books Online -- BYU 2016 Conference on Genealogy and Family History, Provo, Utah, 2016-07-26 to 2016-07-29
  10. Wed 2016-07-27, 11:00-12:00 PM -- Evernote:  The Genealogist's Workhorse -- BYU 2016 Conference on Genealogy and Family History, Provo, Utah, 2016-07-26 to 2016-07-29
  11. Tues 2016-05-10, 1:00-2:30 PM -- US and LDS Immigration -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  12. Sat   2016-04-23, 10:30-11:30 am -- Screenshots, Scanning, and File Naming -- UGA South Davis Family History Fair, Woods Cross High School, Woods Cross, Utah
  13. Sat   2016-04-23, 3:30-4:30 PM -- Family History and Other Books Online -- UGA South Davis Family History Fair, Woods Cross High School, Woods Cross, Utah
  14. Tues 2016-04-19, 1:00-2:30 PM -- Screenshots, Scanning, and File Naming -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  15. Tues 2016-04-05, 1:00-2:30 PM -- Evernote:  The Genealogist's Workhorse -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  16. Tues 2016-03-29, 1:00-2:30 PM -- Digitizing and Transcribing Audio Files -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  17. Tues 2016-03-15, 1:00-2:30 PM -- Family History and Other Books Online -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  18. Tues  2016-03-01, 1:00-2:30 PM -- Compiling And Editing a Collection of Family Letters - Freeware Corner Notes , Erastus Snow And Family From Their Personal Letters ,  and  Letters Supplementary Notes -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  19. Tues  2016-02-16, 1:00-2:30 PM -- Picasa and Photo Filmstrip to Organize and Present Your Photos -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  20. Fri     2016-02-05, 3:00-4:00 PM -- Freeware For Family History: The Best Things In Life Are Free  and  Freeware Supplementary Notes -- RootsTech 2016, Salt Palace, Salt Lake City, Utah 
  21. Thurs 2016-02-04, 3:00-4:00 PM -- Freeware For Family History: The Best Things in Life Are Free  and  Freeware Supplementary Notes -- RootsTech 2016, Salt Palace, Salt Lake City, Utah 
  22. Tues  2016-01-19, 1:00-2:30 PM -- Descendancy Research - Finding Your Cousins  and  Descendancy Supplementary Notes -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  23. Tues  2016-01-05, 1:00-2:30 PM -- Freeware For Family History: The Best Things In Life Are Free  and  Freeware Supplementary Notes -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
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    2015 CLASSES

  25. Mon 2015-12-07, 12 noon-1:00 PM -- Erastus Snow And Family From Their Letters  and  Letters Supplementary Notes -- Dixie State University Colleagues Meeting, Room 156 of the DSU Russell C. Taylor Health Science Center, Dixie Regional Medical Center's River Road Campus, 1526 Medical Center Drive -- Free and open to the public
  26. Tues 2015-11-17, 1:00-2:30 PM Getting The Scoop On Your Ancestors From Online Newspapers  and  Newspapers Supplementary Notes -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  27. Tues 2015-11-03, 1:00-2:30 PM FamilySearch Historical Records -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  28. Sat 2015-10-17, 11:15-12:15 PM Naming Computer Files To Find And Show Them In Timeline Order -- Riverton FamilySearch Library, Riverton, Utah
  29. Thurs 2015-10-15, 7:00-8:00 PM Great Grandpa Was A Mormon: LDS And Utah Records Online  and  LDS and Utah Supplementary Notes -- Lindon Shared Stakes FHC  and  FamilySearch Wiki - Lindon FHC
  30. Sat 2015-08-08, 9:20-10:30 am -- Freeware For Family History: The Best Things In Life Are Free  and  Freeware Supplementary Notes -- UVTAGG Meeting, 4050 North Timpview Dr., Provo, Utah
  31. Thurs 2015-07-30, 11:00-12:00 noon -- Great Grandpa Was A Mormon: LDS And Utah Records Online  and  LDS and Utah Supplementary Notes -- BYU 2015 Conference on Genealogy and Family History, Provo, Utah, 2015-07-28 to 2015-07-31
  32. Wed 2015-07-29, 1:30-2:30 PM -- Freeware For Family History: The Best Things In Life Are Free  and  Freeware Supplementary Notes -- BYU 2015 Conference on Genealogy and Family History, Provo, Utah, 2015-07-28 to 2015-07-31
  33. Sat 2015-07-18, 11:30-12:30 PM -- Evernote:  The Genealogist's Workhorse -- Riverton FamilySearch Library, Riverton, Utah
  34. Sat 2015-07-18, 10:15-11:15 am -- Presenting and Preserving Your Family History: You Can't Take It With You, So How Do You Leave It? -- Riverton FamilySearch Library, Riverton, Utah
  35. Tues 2015-05-19, 1:00-2:30 PM -- FamilySearch Catalog, Books, And Wiki -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  36. Tues 2015-05-05, 1:00-2:30 PM -- FamilySearch Family Tree -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  37. Tues 2015-04-21, 1:00-2:30 PM -- The Family Tree Certified Programs TreeSeek, RecordSeek, Puzzilla, And RootsMapper -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  38. Sat 2015-04-11, 10:30-11:30 am -- Naming Computer Files To Find And Show Them In Timeline Order -- UGA South Davis Family History Fair, Woods Cross High School, Woods Cross, Utah
  39. Sat 2015-04-11, 9:15-10:15 am -- Evernote: The Genealogist's Workhorse -- UGA South Davis Family History Fair, Woods Cross High School, Woods Cross, Utah
  40. Thurs 2015-04-09, 11:00-12 noon -- The Family Tree Certified Programs TreeSeek, RecordSeek, Puzzilla, and RootsMapper -- BYU Family History Faculty Meeting, BYU Campus, Provo, Utah
  41. Tues 2015-04-07, 1:00-2:30 PM -- Naming Computer Files To Find And Show Them In Timeline Order -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  42. Wed 2015-03-18, 1-2:30 PM -- Digitizing and Transcribing Audio Files -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  43. Wed 2015-03-04, 1-2:30 PM -- Obituaries in Family History -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  44. Tues 2015-02-24, 1-2:30 PM -- PDF's And Documents -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  45. Sat   2015-02-14, 10:30-11:30 am -- RT1576: The Family Tree Certified Programs TreeSeek, RecordSeek, Puzzilla, And RootsMapper -- RootsTech 2015, Salt Palace, Salt Lake City, Utah 
  46. Mon  2015-02-09, 7:00 PM -- The Family Tree Certified Programs TreeSeek, RecordSeek, Puzzilla, And RootsMapper -- Westover Empty-Nesters Club, Orem, Utah 
  47. Tues 2015-02-03, 1-2:30 PM -- Searching On Your Computer -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  48. Tues 2015-01-20, 1-2:30 PM -- FamilySearch Historical Records -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  49. Tues 2015-01-06, 1-2:30 PM -- Freeware For Family History: The Best Things In Life Are Free -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
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    2014

  51. Tues 2014-12-16, 1-2:30 PM -- Censuses To Fill Out Families -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  52. Tues 2014-12-02, 1-2:30 PM -- Getting The Scoop On Your Ancestors From Online Newspapers -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  53. Tues 2014-11-18, 1-2:30 PM -- Your Personal Genealogy Library: Family History Books Online -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  54. Sat 2014-11-08, 10:00 am-12 noon -- Evernote: TheGenealogist's Workhorse -- DIG (Dixie Internet Genealogy) -- St. George Utah FamilySearch Library
  55. Tues 2014-11-04, 1-2:30 PM -- LDS And Utah Records, Including the Nauvoo Databank -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  56. Tues 2014-10-28, 1-2:30 PM -- Online Helps For Family History And Consultants -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  57. Sat 2014-10-11, 10:30 am-12 noon -- The Family Tree Certified Programs: TreeSeek, RecordSeek, Puzzilla, and RootsMapper -- UVTAGG Meeting, 4050 North Timpview Dr., Provo, Utah
  58. Sun 2014-09-14, 5:30-6:30 PM -- The Family Tree Certified Programs TreeSeek, RecordSeek, Puzzilla, and RootsMappers at Edgemont and Edgemont North Stakes FHC Staff Meeting, 4300 North Canyon Road, Provo, Utah
  59. Sat 2014-09-13, 9 am-10:30 am -- Presenting And Preserving Your Family History: You Can't Take It With You, So How Do You Leave It? -- UVTAGG Meeting, 4050 North Timpview Dr., Provo, Utah
  60. Fri 2014-08-01, 11 am-12 noon -- The Family Tree Certified Programs TreeSeek, RecordSeek, Puzzilla, and RootsMapper -- BYU 2014 Conference on Genealogy and Family History, 2014-07-29 to 2014-08-01
  61. Thu 2014-07-17, 7-8 PM -- Presenting And Preserving Your Family History: You Can't Take It With You, So How Do You Leave It? -- UGA Virtual Chapter Meeting
  62. Mon 2014-06-24, 7:00-8:00 PM -- The Family Tree Certified Programs: TreeSeek, RecordSeek, Puzzilla, And RootsMapper -- Lindon Shared Stakes FHC  and FamilySearch Wiki - Lindon FHC
  63. Fri 2014-06-20, 1:30-2:30 PM -- The Family Tree Certified Programs: TreeSeek, RecordSeek, Puzzilla, And RootsMapper -- Lindon Shared Stakes FHC  and FamilySearch Wiki - Lindon FHC 
  64. Sat 2014-06-14, 10:30-12:00 noon -- Online Helps For Family History And Consultants -- UVTAGG Meeting, 4050 North Timpview Dr., Provo, Utah
  65. Tue 2014-05-20, 1-2:30 PM -- Photo And Image Editing With Freeware -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  66. Tue 2014-05-13, 1-2:30 PM -- Working with FamilySearch Family Tree -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  67. Sat 2014-05-10, 10:00-12:00 noon -- Newspapers in Family History -- DIG (Dixie Internet Genealogy) -- St. George Utah FamilySearch Library
  68. Sat 2014-04-26, 10:30-11:30 am -- Evernote: The Genealogist's Workhorse -- UGA South Davis Family History Fair, Woods Cross High School, Woods Cross, Utah
  69. Sat 2014-04-26, 9:15-10:15 am -- Desktop Search Tools -- UGA South Davis Family History Fair, Woods Cross High School, Woods Cross, Utah
  70. Tue 2014-04-15, 1-2:30 PM -- Screen Captures, Labeling, And Using Images -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  71. Tue 2014-04-01, 1-2:30 PM -- Newspapers In Family History> -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  72. Tue 2014-03-11, 1-2:30 PM -- Organizing And Presenting Your Photos With Picasa And Other Freeware -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  73. Sat 2014-03-08, 10:00 am-noon -- Some Things I Learned at RootsTech 2014, 5-8 Feb 2014, SAalt Palace, Salt Lake City, Utah -- RootsTech 2014 -- Panel Discussion at DIG (Dixie Internet Genealogy) -- St. George Utah FamilySearch Library
  74. Tue 2014-03-04, 1-2:30 PM -- Some of My Favorite Family History Websites -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  75. Tue 2014-02-25, 1-2:30 PM -- Evernote: The Genealogist's Workhorse -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  76. Tue 2014-02-18, 1-2:30 PM -- Genealogy A La Google -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  77. Sat 2014-02-08, 2:30-3:30 PM -- Presenting And Preserving Your Family History: You Can't Take It With You, So How Do You Leave It? -- RootsTech 2014, Salt Palace, Salt Lake City, Utah, Wed-Sat 5-8 Feb 2014
  78. Tue 2014-01-21, 1-2:30 PM -- The Family Tree Certified Programs: TreeSeek, RecordSeek, Puzzilla, And RootsMapper -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  79. Tue 2014-01-07, 1-2:30 PM -- FamilySearch Historical Records -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
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    2013

  81. Wed 2013-01-02 1-2:30 PM -- Organizing And Presenting Your Photos: Pacasa And Other Freeware -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  82. Wed 2013-01-16 1-2:30 PM -- FindAGrave, Billion Graves, And Other Death Records -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  83. Sat 2013-01-19 10 am-noon -- FamilySearch Family Tree: The Future of New FamilySearch -- Q & A -- St. George Utah East Stake Center Relief Society Room
  84. Wed 2013-02-06 1-2:30 PM -- Letter Collections In Family History Using Erastus Snow's Family Letters As An Example -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah -- Link to Personal Letters of the Erastus Snow Family
  85. Wed 2013-02-20 1-2:30 PM -- Sources: Documentation From Start To Finish-- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  86. Fri 2013-02-22 7:20 PM -- Evernote, PhraseExpress, And ResophNotes: Freeware Note Programs to Help With Your Family History -- Family History Expo - St. George, Utah
  87. Sat 2013-02-23 11:20 am -- Letter Collections in Family History Using Erastus Snow's Family Letters As An Example -- Family History Expo - St. George, Utah -- Link to Personal Letters of the Erastus Snow Family
  88. Wed 2013-03-06 1-2:30 PM -- FamilySearch Historical Records -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  89. Thu 2013-03-21 1:45-2:45 PM -- Organizing And Presenting Your Photos: Picasa And Other Freeware -- RootsTech 2013, Salt Palace, Salt Lake City, Utah
  90. Wed 2013-03-27 1-2:30 PM -- FamilySearch Catalog And Research Wiki -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  91. Tues 2013-04-09 1-2:30 PM -- Your Personal Genealogy Library: Family History Books Online -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  92. Sat 2013-04-20 10-11:30 am -- Some Things I Learned At RootsTech 2013, 21-23 Mar 2013, Salt Palace, Salt Lake City, Utah -- Panel Discussion at DIG (Dixie Internet Genealogy) -- St. George Utah FamilySearch Library
  93. Tues 2013-04-23 1-2:30 PM -- Genealogy a la Google -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  94. Sat 2013-06-15 11:30-12:30 PM -- Organizing and Presenting Your Photos: Picasa And Other Freeware -- Riverton FamilySearch Library, Riverton, Utah
  95. Sat 2013-07-13 10:30-noon -- Evernote: The Genealogist's Workhorse -- UVTAGG Meeting, 4050 North Timpview Dr., Provo, Utah
  96. Sun 2013-07-21 5:30-6:30 PM -- Evernote: The Genealogist's Workhorse -- at Edgemont and Edgemont North Stakes FHC Staff Meeting, 4300 North Canyon Road, Provo, Utah
  97. Wed 2013-07-31 2:30-3:45 PM -- The 3 C's OF English Research: Civil Registration, Census, And Church Records -- BYU 2013 Conference on Genealogy and Family History, 2013-07-30 to 2013-08-02
  98. Fri 2013-08-23 7 PM -- Helps For Family History, Consultants, Family History Centre Directors, Staff, and Leaders -- Brampton (Toronto), Ontario, Canada
  99. Sat 2013-08-24 9 am -- Presenting And Preserving Your Family History: You Can't Take It With You, So How Do You Leave It? -- Keynote Address -- 4th Annual One World-One Family Conference, Brampton (Toronto), Ontario, Canada
  100. Sat 2013-08-24 10:00-10:50 am -- Navigating And Including Sources in FamilySearch Family Tree -- Workshop -- 4th Annual One World-One Family Conference, Brampton (Toronto), Ontario, Canada
  101. Sat 2013-08-24 3:00-3:50 PM -- Some Of My Favorite Family History Websites -- Workshop -- 4th Annual One World-One Family Conference, Brampton (Toronto), Ontario, Canada
  102. Sat 2013-09-14 11:40-12:30 PM -- Evernote: The Genealogist's Workhorse -- Sandstone Stake Family History Jamboree, Las Vegas, Nevada 
  103. Sat 2013-09-14 1:10-2:00 PM -- LDS And Utah Records, Including The Nauvoo Databank -- Sandstone Stake Family History Jamboree, Las Vegas, Nevada 
  104. Sat 2013-10-19 11:30-12:30 PM -- Presenting And Preserving Your Family History: You Can't Take It With You, So How Do You Leave It? -- Riverton FamilySearch Library, Riverton, Utah
  105. Sat 2013-11-09 10:30 am-noon -- Presenting And Preserving Your Family History: You Can't Take It With You, So How Do You Leave It? -- UVTAGG Meeting, 4050 North Timpview Dr., Provo, Utah
  106. Sat 2013-11-16 10 am-noon -- Presenting And Preserving Your Family History: You Can't Take It With You, So How Do You Leave It? -- DIG (Dixie Internet Genealogy) -- St. George Utah FamilySearch Library
  107. Tues 2013-11-26 1-2:30 PM -- The Best Things In Life Are Free: Freeware For Family History -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
  108. Tues 2013-12-10 1-2:30 PM -- Online Helps For Family History -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
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    2012

  110. Sat 2012-02-18  10 am -- Erastus Snow's Life and Families From Their Personal Letters -- Southern Utah Family History and Genealogy Group Meeting (SUFHGG), St. George East Stake Center, 449 South 300 East, St. George, Utah (across the street east of the St. George Temple)
  111. Sat 2012-05-12  9 am-noon -- Evernote and Other Free Transcription Helps For Documents and Audio -- UVTAGG Meeting, 4050 North Timpview Dr., Provo, Utah 
  112. Sat 2012-05-19  10 am-noon -- FreeBMD: The Free Online Civil Registration Index for England and Wales -- at Riverton FamilySearch Library, Riverton, Utah
  113. Wed 2012-06-06  1-2:30 PM -- FamilySearch Family Tree: The Future of New FamilySearch -- FH Update Class, Provo, Utah
  114. Sat 2012-06-09  9 am-noon -- Your Personal Genealogy library: Family History Books Online -- UVTAGG Meeting, 4050 North Timpview Dr., Provo, Utah 
  115. Sat 2012-06-16  10 am-noon -- Finding Descendants of Your Ancestors -- Riverton FamilySearch Library, Riverton, Utah
  116. Wed 2012-06-20  1-2:30 PM -- Your Personal Genealogy Library: Family History Books Online -- FH Update Class, Provo
  117. Tues 2012-07-03  1-2:30 PM -- HeritageQuest Online: Free Family History Data at Home With Your Library Card -- FH Update Class, Provo
  118. Wed 2012-07-18  1-2:30 PM -- US and LDS Immigration -- FH Update Class, Provo, Utah
  119. Wed 2012-08-01  1-2:30 PM -- Digitizing and Transcribing Audio Files -- FH Update Class, Provo, Utah
  120. Thu 2012-08-02  11 am-noon -- Your Personal Genealogy Library: Family History Books Online -- BYU 2012 Conference on Family History and Genealogy, 31 Jul - 3 Aug 2012, Provo, Utah
  121. Fri 2012-08-03  11 am-noon -- The Best Things in Life are Free: Freeware for Family History -- BYU 2012 Conference on Family History and Genealogy, 31 Jul - 3 Aug 2012, Provo, Utah 
  122. Some Things I Learned at the BYU FH and Genealogy Conference, 31 Jul-03 Aug 2012, BYU, Provo, Utah
  123. Wed 2012-08-15  1-2:30 PM -- The Best Things in Life Are Free: Freeware for Family History -- FH Update Class, Provo, Utah
  124. Wed 2012-09-05  1-2:30 PM -- Picasa and Photo FilmStrip to Organize and Present Your Photos -- FH Update Class, Provo, Utah
  125. Sat 2012-09-15  10 am-noon -- What To Do with a Letter Collection Using Erastus Snow's Family Letters as an Illustration -- Riverton FamilySearch Library, Riverton, Utah -- Link to Personal Letters of the Erastus Snow Family
  126. Sun 2012-09-16  5:30 PM -- FamilySearch Family Tree: The Future of New FamilySearch -- Edgemont and Edgemont North Stakes FHC Staff Meeting, 4300 North Canyon Road, Provo, Utah
  127. Wed 2012-09-19  1-2:30 PM -- Genealogy a la Google -- FH Update Class, Provo, Utah
  128. Wed 2012-10-03  1-2:30 PM -- Newspapers in Family History -- FH Update Class, Provo, Utah
  129. Wed 2012-12-19 1-2:30 PM -- FamilySearch Family Tree: The Future of New FamilySearch -- FH Update Class, St. George, Utah
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    2011-2012 -- FAMILY HISTORY UPDATE CLASSES

                    ST. GEORGE UTAH MORNINGSIDE STAKE

    1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 1-2:30 PM, Morningside Stake Center, River Road and 9th South, St. George, Utah - Relief Society Room (east end of building)
    Don and Diane Snow are continuing their FH Update Series of free classes through this Spring to help you become acquainted with and use some of the new family history resources. It is sponsored by the Morningside Stake, but everyone is welcome. Each class is independent and no registration is necessary. The notes will be updated and posted on http://uvtagg.org/classes/dons/dons-classes.html and copies will be given out in class.  Many other sets of FH notes are posted there too.  For questions or comments, please contact the Snows at 435-673-1932 or snowd@math.byu.edu. Here is the current schedule.
  131. Wed 2011-11-02  1-2:30 PM -- Newspapers in Family History
  132. Wed 2011-11-16  1-2:30 PM -- Everything, Dropbox, and FastStone Capture - Three Freeware Programs That Make Family History Life Easier
  133. Wed 2011-12-07  1-2:30 PM -- Ancestral Quest and New FamilySearch
  134. Wed 2011-12-21                     -- No class
  135. Wed 2012-01-04  1-2:30 PM -- Your Questions (Please give us your genealogy and technology questions in advance, if possible)
  136. Wed 2012-01-18  1-2:30 PM -- Picasa and Other Freeware to Work with Your Photos
  137. Wed 2012-02-01  1-2:30 PM -- Finding Descendants of Your Ancestors
  138. Wed 2012-02-22 (4th Wed, NOT 3rd)  1-2:30 PM -- Search Tools:  Desktop and Online
  139. Wed 2012-03-07  1-2:30 PM -- HeritageQuest Online:  Free FH Data At Home With Your Library Card
  140. Wed 2012-03-21  1-2:30 PM -- Your Questions II: Another Time To Ask Your FH and Technology Questions
  141. Wed 2012-04-04  1-2:30 PM -- Evernote and Some Free Document and Audio Transcription Programs
  142. Wed 2012-04-18  1-2:30 PM -- Maps in Family History and Making Your Own
  143. Wed 2012-05-02  1-2:30 PM -- Some of Our Favorite Websites for Family History (Last class until Fall)
  144. OTHER CLASSES

  145. Sat 2011-01-15  10 am -- Freeware Programs for Family History -- at Southern Utah Family History and Genealogy Group Meeting (SUFHGG), St. George East Stake Center, 449 South 300 East, St. George, Utah (across the street east of the St. George Temple)
  146. Sat 2011-05-28  4:30 PM -- Erastus Snow's Life and Families From Their Personal Letters -- at Mormon History Association Meeting, St. George, Utah
  147. Sat 2011-06-11  9 am -- Forming and Analyzing a Database of Letters Using the Erastus Snow Family to Illustrate -- at UVTAGG Meeting, Provo, Utah
  148. Sat 2011-06-18  10 am -- The Lay of the Land: Online Maps for Family History -- at Riverton FamilySearch Library, Riverton, Utah
  149. Thu 2011-06-30 and 2011-07-07  10 am -- Using Ancestral Quest, Parts 1 and 2 -- by Diane M. Snow at Edgemont North Stake Family History Center , 4300 North Canyon Road, Provo, Utah
  150. Sat 2011-07-16  10 am -- Great Grandpa Was a Mormon: LDS and Utah Records -- at Riverton FamilySearch Library, Riverton, Utah
  151. Sun 2011-08-21  5:30 PM -- The Nauvoo Databank -- at Edgemont and Edgemont North Stakes FHC Staff Meeting, 4300 North Canyon Road, Provo, Utah
  152. Thu 2011-10-27  7 PM -- LDS Data and the Nauvoo Databank -- at Lindon-Shared Stakes FHC Staff Meeting, 1050 East 100 North, Lindon, Utah
  153. Sat 2011-10-08  9 am -- LDS Data and the Nauvoo Databank -- at UVTAGG Meeting, 4050 North Timpview Dr. (650 East), Provo, Utah
  154. Sat 2011-11-19  10 am -- Newspapers in Family History -- at Southern Utah Family History and Genealogy Group meeting (SUFHGG), St. George, Utah
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    2011 -- FAMILY HISTORY UPDATE CLASSES

                              ST. GEORGE UTAH MORNINGSIDE STAKE

    1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 1-2:30 PM, Morningside Stake Center, Relief Society Room (east end of building), River Road and 9th South, St. George, Utah
    Don and Diane Snow are offering this free series of classes to help you keep up with available family history resources. It is sponsored by the Morningside Stake, but others are welcome. Each class is independent, so attend when you can. The notes will be updated and posted here -- http://uvtagg.org/classes/dons/dons-classes.html -- just before each class and copies will be given out in class. For questions or comments, please contact the Snows at 435-673-1932 or snowd@math.byu.edu.
  156. Wed 2011-01-05  1-2:30 PM -- Read All About It: Newspapers in Family History
  157. Wed 2011-01-19  1-2:30 PM -- Making It Easier: New FamilySearch Affiliates
  158. Wed 2011-02-02  1-2:30 PM -- Your Online Home Library: Family History Books Online
  159. Wed 2011-02-16  1-2:30 PM -- The Best Things In Life Are Free: Freeware for Family History -- Summary Handout
  160. Wed 2011-03-02  1-2:30 PM -- Filling Out the Family: Censuses in Family History
  161. Wed 2011-03-16  1-2:30 PM -- Great Grandpa Was a Mormon: LDS and Utah Records
  162. Wed 2011-04-06  1-2:30 PM -- The Lay of the Land: Online Maps for Family History
  163. Wed 2011-04-20  1-2:30 PM -- Case Study: Getting to Know Ann Stafford Snow Condie by Applying New Tools. (Last class until the Fall)
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    2010 -- NAUVOO UNIVERSITY FAMILY HISTORY CLASS

    Nauvoo University Website , Nauvoo University (Wikipedia) , and Nauvoo University (Old Website)

  165. Tues 2010-01-12 -- Personal Histories, Journals, and The Save Our Stories (SOS) Program
  166. Tues 2010-01-19 -- Entering Data and Photos in PAF
  167. Tues 2010-01-26 -- Notes and Sources
  168. Tues 2010-02-02 -- Compiled Sources
  169. Tues 2010-02-09 -- Compiled Sources (Cont.) and Censuses 
  170. Tues 2010-02-16 -- Using Compiled Sources in Your Database and Using FastStone Capture 
  171. Tues 2010-02-23 -- Social Security Death Index and Ourtimelines.com
  172. Tues 2010-03-02 -- Setting Preferences and Printing Reports in PAF
  173. Tues 2010-03-09 -- PAF Goodies
  174. Tues 2010-03-16 -- US and Mormon Immigration 
  175. Tues 2010-03-23 -- No Class
  176. Tues 2010-03-30 -- Introduction to New FamilySearch 
  177. Tues 2010-04-06 -- New FamilySearch and Affiliate Programs 
  178. Tues 2010-04-13 -- Workshop
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    2009-2010 -- FAMILY HISTORY UPDATE CLASSES NAUVOO UNIVERSITY

    Nauvoo University Website , Nauvoo University (Wikipedia) , and Nauvoo University (Old Website)

  180. Thu 2009-11-05  7-8:30 PM -- Genealogy a la Google
  181. Thu 2009-11-12  7-8:30 PM -- Freeware and Shareware for Family History
  182. Thu 2009-11-19  7-8:30 PM -- Online Maps in Family History
  183. Thu 2009-12-03  7-8:30 PM -- New FamilySearch
  184. Thu 2010-01-14  7-8:30 PM -- Personal Histories, Journals, and the Save Our Stories (SOS) Program
  185. Thu 2010-01-21  7-8:30 PM -- Updating Places Using Family Insight and New FamilySearch
  186. Thu 2010-01-28  7-8:30 PM -- What's New in New FamilySearch
  187. Thu 2010-02-04  7-8:30 PM -- New FamilySearch and Affiliate Programs I
  188. Thu 2010-02-11  7-8:30 PM -- New FamilySearch and Affiliate Programs II
  189. Thu 2010-02-18  7-8:30 PM -- HeritageQuest Online
  190. Thu 2010-02-25  7-8:30 PM -- New Ways to Verify and Research Using FamilySearch
  191. Thu 2010-03-04  7-8:30 PM -- FamilySearch Aids to Research
  192. Thu 2010-03-11  7-8:30 PM -- I Didn't Know PAF Could Do All That!
  193. Thu 2010-03-18  7-8:30 PM -- Newspapers in Family History
  194. Thu 2010-03-25                     -- No Class
  195. Thu 2010-04-01  7-8:30 PM -- Cleaning Up Your Database 
  196. Thu 2010-04-08  7-8:30 PM -- Family History Books Online (Last class of the series)
  197. ============================================================================

    2009 -- FAMILY HISTORY UPDATE CLASSES

                       ST. GEORGE REGIONAL FAMILY HISTORY TRAINING CENTER

           http://www.genealogynow.org/index.html

  198. Tues  2009-02-17  2 pm -- Genealogy a la Google
  199. Mon  2009-02-23  2 pm -- HeritageQuest Online
  200. Mon  2009-03-02  2 pm -- Freeware and Shareware for Family History
  201. Mon  2009-03-09  2 pm -- No class -- Family History Training Week at SGRFHTC
  202. Mon  2009-03-16  2 pm -- I Didn't Know PAF Could Do All That!
  203. Mon  2009-03-23  2 pm -- Cleaning Up Your Database
  204. Mon  2009-03-30  2 pm -- RootsWeb and USGenWeb
  205. Mon  2009-04-06  2 pm -- Newspapers in Family History
  206. Mon  2009-03-13  2 pm -- No class -- Family History Training Week at SGRFHTC
  207. Mon  2009-04-20  2 pm -- Online Maps in Family History
  208. Mon  2009-04-27  2 pm -- What's New in Family History from the LDS Church
  209. Mon  2009-05-04  2 pm -- LDS and Utah Records
  210. Mon  2009-05-11  2 pm -- No class -- Family History Training Week at SGRFHTC
  211. Mon  2009-05-18  2 pm -- Searching the IGI and Using Batch Numbers
  212. Mon  2009-05-25  2 pm -- No class -- SGRFHTC closed for Memorial Day Holiday
  213. ============================================================================

    COMPUTERS AND INTERNET GENEALOGY (See above also)

  214. Finding Grandma Through the London Family History Centre
  215. Finding GEDCOM's Containing Your Ancestors
  216. Tracing Your US Immigrant Relative
  217. Using City and Other Directories in Family History
  218. FamilySearch and Other Helps -- Glossary, Research Outlines, Helps, and Guidance, Helps for the FHLC, and other FH help websites
  219. Searching the IGI and Using Batch Numbers
  220. What's on FamilySearch.org
  221. FamilySearch.org
  222. The Family History Library Catalogue
  223. The Ancestry Website in Family History Centres
  224. Introduction to Internet Genealogy
  225. Annotated List of Helpful Family History Web Sites
  226. RootsWeb and USGenWeb
  227. GenSmarts
  228. Cleaning Up Your Database
  229. Backing Up Your Data
  230. Fun With Your Genealogy
  231. Ancestral File and Pedigree Resource File
  232. Photos, Images, Scanners, and Digital Cameras -- Dealing with images, digital cameras, screen captures, scanners, and slideshows
  233. Computer Sound Files and Digital Recorders -- Using a digital recorder, transferring old tapes to digital sound files, and editing sound files
  234. Comparing and Combining All Those Old PAF Files -- How to get the data from all those old databases into your Master File or working files, so you can throw away the old files
  235. Internet Links in Web Pages Generated From a PAF Database -- How to enter Internet links into a PAF database so the web pages formed include working Internet links
  236. Windows for Genealogists -- Tips about using the Windows operating system in genealogy
  237. Email for Genealogists -- Email programs, accounts, sending attachments, tips, and ISP's
  238. The GENViewer Program -- Helpful program to search, examine, analyze, and sort PAF or GEDCOM data in ways that PAF can't do
  239. Working With Large Databases:  The Early LDS Members Online Database -- Techniques for working with large databases, illustrated with our Early LDS Members Database on http://earlylds.com
  240. U.S. Cities Galore -- Program that helps in cleaning up family history location data
  241. ===========================================================================

    LDS FAMILY HISTORY TRAINING

  242. What's New in Family History From the LDS Church
  243. What's Available at the Nauvoo Family History Center
  244. New FamilySearch 
  245. Was Your Ancestor a Mormon? by Diane M. Snow
  246. Family History Training for LDS Church Members and Leaders
  247. Working With Large Databases: The Early LDS Members Online Database -- Techniques for working with large databases, illustrated with our Early LDS Members Database http://earlylds.com
  248. Family Insight
  249. The Nauvoo Databank -- The contents and how to use the Nauvoo Databank text file
  250. Suggestions for Working with Gift of Family History Cards -- The Gift of Family History program
  251. ==========================================================================

    FAMILY HISTORY TRAINING

    9am - 6pm for 5 days at St. George Regional Family History Training Center, St. George, Utah -- See details of notes at
  252. Cleaning Up Your Database
  253. LDS and Utah Records
  254. ==========================================================================

    UK AND IRISH

  255. Don's Top 30 English Genealogy Websites
  256. Finding Parish Records for the UK
  257. Jewish Genealogy in Great Britain
  258. How to Find Jamaican Films
  259. Irish Church Records
  260. Free BMD: The Free Online Civil Registration Index for England and Wales
  261. What's on GENUKI?
  262. English Wills and Probates
  263. U.S. and British Censuses
  264. ======================================================== =======

    TEMPLE NAMES SUBMISSION USING TEMPLEREADY AND THE INTERNET IGI

    Getting your PAF database ready and submitting names to the temple using TempleReady 
  265. Class 1 -- Cleaning Up and Verifying Your Data
  266. Class 2 -- Getting Completed Ordinance Data into Your PAF Database
  267. Class 3 -- Submitting Names to the Temple Using TempleReady for Windows

  268. ADVANCED PAF (PERSONAL ANCESTRAL FILE)

  269. I Didn't Know PAF Could Do All That!

  270. INTERMEDIATE PAF (PERSONAL ANCESTRAL FILE)

    Cleaning up your PAF data, details on sources and notes, more on GEDCOM, reports and custom reports, changing templates, multimedia and images
  271. Class 1 -- Cleaning Up Your Data
  272. Class 2 -- Entering Notes, Sources, and Document Images
  273. Class 3 -- Reports, Custom Reports, Web Pages, and Tools
  274. Class 4 -- Importing and Exporting Data and Comparing Two Databases
  275. Class 5 -- Changing Columns, Templates, Fonts, and User Events
  276. Class 6 -- Photos, Slide Shows, and Scrapbooks in PAF
  277. BASIC PAF (PERSONAL ANCESTRAL FILE)

    Introduction to Personal Ancestral File, installing PAF 5.2,  creating and backing up a database, data entry, sources and notes, printing reports, and GEDCOM
  278. Class 1 -- Getting Started with PAF 5.2
  279. Class 2 -- Data Entry and Sources
  280. Class 3 -- Notes, Reports, and Filter Lists
  281. Class 4 -- GEDCOM:  Transferring, Splitting, and Merging Data
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