Society Class Schedule 2014
Unless otherwise noted: pre-registration is required so there will be an adequate number of handouts; all classes are OPEN TO THE PUBLIC and are at the IGS Library, 628 E Grand Ave, 515 276-0287.
Class description follows the class schedule. $5 for IGS members and $10 for non-members
Lunch and Learn – bring your lunch and learn something new at the same time.
|July 12, Saturday||10:30 am - 12:30 pm||Beginning Genealogy|
|July 12, Saturday||1:30 pm - 3:30 pm||Digital Libraries||Linda Greethurst|
|July 14, Monday||6:30 pm - 8:30 pm||Organization of Genealogical Information - Members Only||IGS|
|Jul 16, Wednesday||12:00 pm - 1:00 pm||Illinois, Wisconsin and Minnesota Vital Records L/L||Theresa Liewer|
|Aug 11, Monday||6:30 pm - 8:30 pm||Photo Touchup - Members Only||IGS|
|Aug 20, Wednesday||12:00 pm - 1:00 pm||Indiana, Ohio, and Michigan Vital Records L/L||Theresa Liewer|
|Aug 23, Saturday||10:30 am - 12:30 pm||Beginning Genealogy|
|Aug 23, Saturday||1:30 pm - 3:30 pm||Naturalization Records||Theresa Liewer|
|Sep 6, Saturday||1:30 pm - 3:30 pm||Orientation to Genealogy Proof Standard Class||Linda Greethurst|
Find out how easy it is to get started in this popular and fascinating pursuit. Your family has a story to tell. Learn the basics to begin your journey of discovery for your family history project. Open to the public – FREE, preregistration is required.
The class will talk about the records and where to find them, both the originals and online.
Preparing for a Road Trip
What information do you need to find on a trip. How to prepare, what to take, where to find records and what to expect at a records repository or office.
Where the records are, how to ask for them, getting the information quickly and citing your source are some of the items covered in this class.