Springville Family History Center classes set in January
The Springville Family History Center will not be having any classes during the month of December. However, there will be great things going on at the center in January. For a full listing of classes, resources, or to make reservations at the center, visit www.springvillefamilyhistorycenter.org and like the center on Facebook at www.facebook.com/SpringvilleFHC/. The Springville Family History Center will be closed for Christmas break Dec. 22 through Jan. 1. January’s classes will include: Jan. 4, 10 a.m.: Workshop, “Getting Started with FamilySearch Family Tree.” An introduction to FamilySearch Family Tree and cleaning up Family Search Family Tree.
Jan. 6, noon: Brown Bag Webinar, United States Vital Records. Vital records overview and content, jurisdictions and regional differences. (Participants are encouraged to bring a sack lunch to enjoy while watching the webinar.)
Jan. 7, 7 p.m.: “Braving the Boxes.” Beginning the task of going through the boxes that have been handed down to you.
Jan. 11, 10 a.m.: Workshop, “FamilySearch Memories.” Learn how to add photos, documents, stories and audio to FamilySearch.
Jan. 13, noon: Brown Bag Webinar, United States Probate Records. Probate basics and process, probate records and how to locate them.
Jan. 14, 7 p.m.: “How Keeping Sources Helps When Researching Ancestors.” The what, when, where, why and how of sourcing.
Jan. 14, 7 p.m.: “Finding Ancestors for Temple Work.” Beyond the “Green Arrow” and “Find, Take, Teach.” How to identify, prepare and take ancestor names to the temple.
Jan. 18, 10 a.m.: Workshop, “FamilySearch Historical Records and Attaching Sources in Family Tree.” Attaching sources from FamilySearch Family Tree, other websites and your own records.
Jan. 20, noon: Brown Bag Webinar, United States Church Records. Why we should use church records, how to find them, types of church records and information found in them, and ways to determine an ancestor’s religion.
Jan. 21, 7 p.m.: “FamilySearch Memories.” Adding photos, documents, stories and audio to FamilySearch is easy and fun. Learn how to title, tag, describe and find.
Jan. 25, 10 a.m.: Workshop, “Steps to Preparing Ancestors for Temple Work.” Discover the steps to temple work.
Jan. 27, noon: Brown Bag Webinar, United States Naturalization Records. The process by which a native or citizen of one country becomes a citizen of a different country.
Jan. 28, 7 p.m.: “Cleaning Up the Tree.” How to clean up FamilySearch Family Tree.
Jan. 28, 7 p.m.: “Finding Ancestors for Temple Work.” Beyond the “Green Arrow” and “Find, Take, Teach.” How to identify, prepare and take ancestor names to the temple.
Jan. 31, 7 p.m.: Family History Consultant Squad. Join our squad if you are a family history consultant, youth family history consultant, high priest group leader (or assistant assigned to family history), leader in charge of family history, indexing specialist or have any kind of family history or indexing calling.