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== For an Interactive iPad Discovery Experience '''Click [https://familysearch.org/discovery/schedule here]''' ==
 
== For an Interactive iPad Discovery Experience '''Click [https://familysearch.org/discovery/schedule here]''' ==
 
* Discover your story through fun, engaging, interactive iPad [https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Discovery_Experiences experiences]. Do you have famous relatives or know where your ancestors migrated from? View pictures, record your story or see yourself in the clothing of an ancestor. Take photos with various backdrops and more! [https://youtu.be/810DkdlxjdY Discovery Experience Video]. '''[https://www.familysearch.org/register/1 A free FamilySearch Account & Family Tree] are recommended.'''
 
* Discover your story through fun, engaging, interactive iPad [https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library_Discovery_Experiences experiences]. Do you have famous relatives or know where your ancestors migrated from? View pictures, record your story or see yourself in the clothing of an ancestor. Take photos with various backdrops and more! [https://youtu.be/810DkdlxjdY Discovery Experience Video]. '''[https://www.familysearch.org/register/1 A free FamilySearch Account & Family Tree] are recommended.'''
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== To Schedule Fun, Engaging Classes for Families, Youth and Adults '''Click [https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd4shjV6J_KYP7pHMMd6k-4AttYO4jtawv2NGyXL8tz7QrTig/viewform here]'''  ==
 
== To Schedule Fun, Engaging Classes for Families, Youth and Adults '''Click [https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd4shjV6J_KYP7pHMMd6k-4AttYO4jtawv2NGyXL8tz7QrTig/viewform here]'''  ==
  
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*'''Boy Scout Genealogy merit badge workshop:''' The Family History Library offers this on the third Saturday of each month. For registration [[Family History Library/Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge Workshop|click here]].  
 
*'''Boy Scout Genealogy merit badge workshop:''' The Family History Library offers this on the third Saturday of each month. For registration [[Family History Library/Boy Scout Genealogy Merit Badge Workshop|click here]].  
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*'''Build a FamilySearch Family Tree:''' For the beginner to learn how to build your FamilySearch Family Tree. (1 hour)
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*'''FamilySearch Indexing:''' Learn how to index using the FamilySearch Indexing software as an opportunity to give back to the community. (1 hour)
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*'''FamilySearch Mobile App Classes:''' Beginner classes, account and phone required. Schedule separately or together.
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:*'''Family Tree Mobile App:''' Build your FamilySearch Family Tree on your phone. (30 minutes) <br>
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:*'''Memories Mobile App:''' Upload and attach photos, documents, and recordings to FamilySearch Family Tree from your phone. (30 minutes)<br>
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*'''Find an Ancestor:''' For the more experienced FamilySearch user, learn how to use descendancy research to find your cousins.  (1 hour)
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*'''Genealogical Societies:''' Classes specifically offered for visiting genealogical societies. [[Family History Library Classes for Genealogical Societies|'''Click here.''']]
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*'''Geographic Research:''' To see what classes are being offered during your visit click the [[Family History Library Patron Classes|'''Patron Class Schedule.''']]
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*'''Self-Host group:''' Classrooms are also available for your own family history group use. [https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd4shjV6J_KYP7pHMMd6k-4AttYO4jtawv2NGyXL8tz7QrTig/viewform?formkey=dFo5eFdkaXdzMnVtUmhqWlF2SlF1aEE6MQ&ifq&theme=0AX42CRMsmRFbUy0wYjVlZjc1Mi00ZmQ1LTQ1YTktOWUyMC05M2IxMzljNTJkOTQ&pli=1 '''Reserve here'''].
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*'''Search Historical Records Online:''' For the beginner. Learn how to search through historical records on FamilySearch.org. (30-60 minutes)
 
*'''Search Historical Records Online:''' For the beginner. Learn how to search through historical records on FamilySearch.org. (30-60 minutes)
*'''Build a FamilySearch Family Tree:''' For the beginner. Learn how to build your FamilySearch Family Tree. (60 minutes)
 
*'''FamilySearch Indexing:''' Learn how to index using the FamilySearch Indexing software as an opportunity to give back to the community. (60 minutes)
 
*'''FamilySearch Mobile App:''' <br>
 
:*Family Tree Mobile App (30 minutes) <br>
 
:*Memories Mobile App (30 minutes)<br>
 
*'''Find an Ancestor:''' For the more experienced FamilySearch user, learn how to use descendancy research to find your cousins.  (60 minutes)
 
 
*'''Self-Host group:''' Classrooms are also available for your own family history group use. [https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd4shjV6J_KYP7pHMMd6k-4AttYO4jtawv2NGyXL8tz7QrTig/viewform?formkey=dFo5eFdkaXdzMnVtUmhqWlF2SlF1aEE6MQ&ifq&theme=0AX42CRMsmRFbUy0wYjVlZjc1Mi00ZmQ1LTQ1YTktOWUyMC05M2IxMzljNTJkOTQ&pli=1 '''Reserve here'''].
 
*'''Geographic Research:''' To see what classes are being offered during your visit click the [[Family History Library Patron Classes|'''Patron Class Schedule.''']]
 
*'''Genealogical Societies:''' Classes specifically offered for visiting genealogical societies. [[Family History Library Classes for Genealogical Societies|'''Click here.''']]   
 
  
 
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Revision as of 15:50, 24 April 2018

Discovery Center Activities

The Family History Library looks forward to hosting your group. Please schedule at least two weeks in advance of your planned visit. Classes and classrooms are subject to availability. We hope that you will have a great learning experience. Note: We do not offer tours of the Library.

For an Interactive iPad Discovery Experience Click here[edit | edit source]

To Schedule Fun, Engaging Classes for Families, Youth and Adults Click here[edit | edit source]

Here are some of the options your family or group can choose to do while at the Library. A free FamilySearch Account is needed for the best experience.

Family History Library Computer Lab
  • Boy Scout Genealogy merit badge workshop: The Family History Library offers this on the third Saturday of each month. For registration click here.
  • Build a FamilySearch Family Tree: For the beginner to learn how to build your FamilySearch Family Tree. (1 hour)
  • FamilySearch Indexing: Learn how to index using the FamilySearch Indexing software as an opportunity to give back to the community. (1 hour)
  • FamilySearch Mobile App Classes: Beginner classes, account and phone required. Schedule separately or together.
  • Family Tree Mobile App: Build your FamilySearch Family Tree on your phone. (30 minutes)
  • Memories Mobile App: Upload and attach photos, documents, and recordings to FamilySearch Family Tree from your phone. (30 minutes)
  • Find an Ancestor: For the more experienced FamilySearch user, learn how to use descendancy research to find your cousins. (1 hour)
  • Genealogical Societies: Classes specifically offered for visiting genealogical societies. Click here.
  • Geographic Research: To see what classes are being offered during your visit click the Patron Class Schedule.
  • Self-Host group: Classrooms are also available for your own family history group use. Reserve here.
  • Search Historical Records Online: For the beginner. Learn how to search through historical records on FamilySearch.org. (30-60 minutes)