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Tuesday, June 11
Brick Walls  (Workshop)
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
3653 Niles Rd. St. Joseph Michigan (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)
 
This class will be similar to a Panel Discussion but the entire class can participate.  Bring your questions with you and see if anyone might be able to offer suggestions on what you might do to break down your “Brick Wall.”
We invite you to bring your laptop.
We will discuss 5 clues on how you might break your brick wall.  Come join us and let us help you.
 


Tuesday, June 18
Rescheduled - What is New in FamilySearch and Ancestry  (Workshop)
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
3653 Niles Rd. St. Joseph Michigan (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)
 
What is new in FamilySearch - taught by Aloma Custer
What's New in  Ancestry:  Taught by Patsy Miller
These classes will go over some of the new things that were announced in 2024 that are new. 
We invite you to bring your laptop if you like and experiment with these new features.  



Tuesday, July 9
Finding Buried Treasures  (Workshop)
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
3653 Niles Rd. St. Joseph Michigan (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)
 
In this class we will discuss the importance of contacting living relatives and organizing the information that you collect from them whether it is verbal or documentation.  We also would like to introduce ways to get your family involved in your research.  Prepare to share some of your experiences of finding information and how you organize what you have.  
 
We also have a Genealotical "Show and Tell."  We invite you to bring something that is special to you that you have inherited and share information about it. 
 
 



Tuesday, August 13
DNA Class  (Workshop)
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
3653 Niles Rd. St. Joseph Michigan (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)
To Be Announced



Tuesday, September 10
FamilySearch Memories and Games  (Workshop)
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
3653 Niles Rd. St. Joseph Michigan (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)
In this class you will learn about adding photos, documents and stories to your ancestors in FamilySearch.  We will also show you ways that you can get your younger generations involved in family history by playing Getting to Know You games.
Bring your laptop for this class - we promise you it will be one you will enjoy and remember.



Tuesday, October 8
Writing Your Personal History  (Workshop)
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
3653 Niles Rd. St. Joseph Michigan (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)
This class is designed to help you get started on your personal and family histories or how to keep them up to date if you have already written one. It is always hard to get started so we will show you ways you can plan and execute writing your history and encouraging your family and friends to join with you in this "winter"  project.  This will be the last class we hold in 2024, but when we meet again in 2025 we will want to see what you accomplished during the winter of 2024!
This will be a hands on class, so bring your laptop with you and let's get started.