03 August 2011

Riverton FamilySearch Library FREE Saturday Seminar-Aug 2011


Saturday, August 20, 9:00 a.m. - noon

Riverton FamilySearch Library
13400 South and Bangerter
(Four-Story Building East of Home Depot)

The library offers a free seminar every third Saturday of the month. An opening session is held at 9:00 a.m. featuring a keynote address. Following this session attendees are offered four choices of presentations at both 10:00 and 11:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - Keynote Address - "The Three Word Journal: Finding Your Purpose in Life" - Randal Wright
This presentation teaches you how to recall the meaningful experiences in your life by summarizing each into 3 well chosen words in approximately 10 seconds. These 3 words can later be expanded into a full journal entry that becomes part of your life history.

Randal A. Wright obtained a PhD in Family Studies from Brigham Young University. He has worked with the LDS Church Educational System for many years and also taught in the religion department at BYU. He is the author of several books including: The Three Word Journal; Achieving Your Life Mission; 25 Mistakes LDS Parents Make; Protecting Your Family in an X-rated World andThe Case for Chastity. He has been a frequent speaker at Education Week and Especially for Youth. He and his wife, Wendy, live in Austin, Texas and are the parents of five married children and have fourteen grandchildren. 
10:00 a.m. - “New FamilySearch Advanced Issues, Part 1" - Cathy Anderegg
10:00 a.m. - "The Google Genealogist" - Devin Ashby
10:00 a.m. - "Pennsylvania Research, an Overview" - Tim Bingaman
10:00 a.m. - "You sNEWS You Lose - Using Newspapers in Research" - Bret Peterson
11:00 a.m. - “New FamilySearch Advanced Issues, Part 2" - Cathy Anderegg
11:00 a.m. - “Synchronizing PAF 5 Data with New FamilySearch using Ancestral Quest, the Program from which PAF 5 was Derived" - Paul Johnson
11:00 a.m. - "Research Strategies and Web Sites" - Diana Toland
11:00 a.m. - "FamilySearch and Billion Graves - Family History Sources Right at Your Feet" - Tim Cross