Classes

Class Schedule 2021

Descriptions are below the schedule. $6.50 for IGS members and $16.00 for non-members or as noted

Date
 Time Class Instructor Cost
Sat, Apr 241:00 pm - 3:00 pmFS - Searching and Browsing Historical RecordsTheresa Liewer$6.50 member or $16.00 non-member
Sat, May 19:00 am - 4:00 pmSpring ConferenceThomas MacEntee$55.00 members
$75.00 non-members
Sat, May 22TBDFS - Searching Genealogies,The Catalog an Books & More Historical RecordsSheri Snodgrass$6.50 member or $16.00 non-member
Sat, Jun 5TBDBeginning GenealogyTasha JacksonFREE
Sat, Jun 51:30 pm - 3:30 pmCzech ResearchTasha Jackson$6.50 member or $16.00 non-member
Thur, Jun 36:30 pm - 8:30 pmItalian ResearchKathy Foggia$6.50 member or $16.00 non-member
Sat, Jun19TBDBeginning GermanDiane Greene$6.50 member or $16.00 non-member
Sat, Jun 261:30 pm - 3:30 pmFS -US CensusStacy Weaver$6.50 member or $16.00 non-member
Thur, Jul 86:30 pm - 8:30 pmBeginning GenealogyKevin SpireFREE
Sat, Jul 171:30 pm - 3:30 pmNaturalizationTheresa Liewer$6.50 member or $16.00 non-member
Sat, Jul 24TBDFS - US Vital RecordsLois Trinity$6.50 member or $16.00 non-member
Sat, Aug 14TBDBeginning GenealogyTBDFREE
Sat, Aug 28TBDFS - US Immigration and NaturalizationTheresa Liewer$6.50 member or $16.00 non-member
Thur, Sep 26:30 pm - 8:30 pmBeginning GenealogyTBDFREE
Sat, Sep 251:30 pm - 3:30 pmFS - US Military RecordsStacy Weaver$6.50 member or $16.00 non-member
Thur, Oct 76:30 pm - 8:30 pmBeginning GenealogyTBDFREE
Sat, Oct 23TBDFS - US Probate and Court RecordsSheri SnodgrassBeginning Genealogy
Sat, Nov 6TBDBeginning GenealogyTBDFREE
Sat, Nov 201:30 pm - 3:30 pmFS - European RecordsStacy Weaver$6.50 member or $16.00 non-member
Thur, Nov 116:30 pm - 8:30 pmScottish RootsStacy Weaver$6.50 member or $16.00 non-member
Thur, Dec 26:30 pm - 8:30 pmBeginning GenealogyTBDFREE
Sat, Dec 181:30 pm - 3:30 pmFS - Global Records - Canada, Mexico, Latin AmericanStacy Weaver$6.50 member or $16.00 non-member

March 27th, Saturday

FS FamilySearch Family Tree

1:30pm-3:30pm Instructor: Stacy Weaver
Members $6.50 – Non-members $16.00

Practical information on use of the FamilySearch WIKI.

April 8th, Thursday

Beginning Genealogy

6:30pm-8:30pm Instructor: Theresa Liewer
FREE to members and non-members alike

Your ancestors are waiting for you to find them… Learn how to get started with a free class at the Iowa Genealogical Society located in Des Moines, IA. Classes fill up quickly. Contact us for more information and to get registered.

April 15th, Thursday

Cryptic Clues in the Boneyard -Cemetery Symbols

Description

For thousands of years, symbols have been a common means of communication.   Symbols transcend language and leave impressions with the reader. Discover what your ancestors were trying to communicate about their dearly departed.

6:30pm-8:30pm Instructor: Kevin Spire
Members $6.50 – Non-members $16.00

April 24th, Saturday

FS FamilySearch Searching and Browsing Historical Records

1:30pm-3:30pm Instructor: Theresa Liewer
Members $6.50 – Non-members $16.00