Plant Your Genealogy So You Know What Will Grow
National Speaker and Professional Genealogist
Saturday – May 1, 2021
You need tools and a planting plan to grow your Family History Research garden!
Join us to add some tools to your toolbox and get ideas for how/what you want to create and
refine your research plan.
Saturday, May 1st will provide the way forward!
Agenda and Registration
Are you thinking about scanning lots of pictures and documents? Don’t know where to start?
Join us February 11th for this basics class to learn:
- Why go digital
- Understanding the scanning options and the differences
- Basics of file formats and why it matters
- How to scan a photo or document
Want to improve your use of FamilySearch.org? IGS is offering monthly classes that follow the book: Revised Edition. You may purchase the book on smile.amazon.com if you wish a copy for reference. It is not required for the class but is the foundation for the class. Each month a new chapter from the book will be taught/discussed. Continue reading
Your ancestors are waiting for you to find them… Learn how to get started with a free class by the Iowa Genealogical Society located in Des Moines, IA.
You are invited to a Beginning Genealogy class via Zoom meeting.
When: Jan 7, 2021 6:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada)
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
We will have meetings, with members by Zoom in January and February. Meeting information.
View this short presentation on Iowa Marriage Records at both the state and county level in Iowa by clicking on Iowa Marriage Records.
IGS has received a donation to add Ancestry Library Edition for patron use. It is now available on the patron computers.
Ancestry Library Edition, the largest online family history resource available, provides unprecedented access to family history via documents that record the lineage of individuals from the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, and more. It brings the world’s most popular consumer online family history resource to the IGS Library.
Let others know your family
A Genealogy Name Tag from IGS is a unique conversation starter. Your genealogy at a glance that can be worn with any clothing. Black letters on a white plastic badge (2 1/8 x 3 3/8) with a pin clasp on the back. Font size appropriate for space on badge.