Free Family History Classes and Webinars for October 2020 – September 28, 2020

I saw this on FamilySearch today – Free Family History Classes and Webinars for October 2020:

The FamilySearch Family History Library’s October 2020 free webinars will focus on German family history research. Selections include five progressive sessions on German Handwriting, Resources for German Research (beginner level), German Historical Geography, researching in German Historical Newspapers, and one class on the Württemberg Family Books.  Other classes include Using the FamilySearch CatalogAdding Memories to Family Tree, and Finding Your Irish Ancestor’s Home.   

No registration is required for these online webinars. See the table of classes below for more details.

If you cannot attend any live event, most sessions are recorded and can be viewed later online at your convenience at Family History Library classes and webinars

All class times are in Mountain Daylight Time (MDT).

Mon, Oct 5, 10:00 AM MDTUsing the FamilySearch Catalog (Beginner)Yes
Tue, Oct 6, 10:00 AM MDTAdding Memories to Family Tree (Beginner)Yes
Sat, Oct 24, 10:00 AM MDTResources on FamilySeach for German Research and Getting Help (Beginner)Yes
Sat, Oct 24, 11:15 AM MDTGermany: Historical Geography (Intermediate)Yes
Sat, Oct 24, 12:45 PM MDTWürttemberg Family Books (Intermediate)Yes
Sat, Oct 24, 2:00 PM MDTUsing Historical Newspapers to Learn More About Your German Ancestors (Intermediate)Yes
Mon, Oct 26, 9:00 AM MDT“Mournful Exodus”: Finding Your Irish Ancestor’s Home (Beginner)Yes
Mon, Oct 26, 10:00 AM MDTGerman Handwriting Seminar, Day 1 (Intermediate)Yes
Tue, Oct 27, 10:00 AM MDTGerman Handwriting Seminar, Day 2 (Intermediate)Yes
Wed, Oct 28, 10:00 AM MDTGerman Handwriting Seminar, Day 3 (Intermediate)Yes
Thu, Oct 29, 10:00 AM MDTGerman Handwriting Seminar, Day 4 (Intermediate)Yes
Fri, Oct 30, 10:00 AM MDTGerman Handwriting Seminar, Day 5 (Intermediate)Yes

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