28 January 2012

African-American and Swedish Research Series Classes at Family History Library in February


SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH -- Genealogists and family history enthusiasts looking for help with African-American research will be interested in African-American classes held at the Family History Library in February. A free African-American Research Series will be held on Saturday, February 11 at the Family History Library. The classes will include:

 9:00 a.m.    “Four Key Resources for Research”
10:15 a.m.  “Genealogical Proof Standard for Solving Research Problems”
11:30 a.m.  “Southern Plantation Records”

For those looking for help with Swedish research a free Swedish Research Series will be held on Saturday, February 25 at the Family History Library. The classes will include:

 9:00 a.m.    “Swedish Military Records and Strategies - Army”
10:00 a.m.  “Swedish Military Records and Strategies - Navy”
11:00 a.m.  “Reconnecting with Living Relatives in Sweden”

To view the class schedule online, go to www.familysearch.org.  Classes will be held in the Main Floor classroom of the Family History Library.  The library is located west of Temple Square on West Temple between North Temple and South Temple Streets in downtown Salt Lake City.  On Saturdays, parking is free to library patrons and is located behind the Church History Museum.  To register for these free classes, send an email to FHLClassReg@familysearch.org or call 1-801-240-4950.