SLIG Night at the Family History Library

Wednesday, January 13, 2016, 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Classes
Labs
Consultations
Refreshments
Research

Sponsored by the International Commission for the Accreditation of Professional Genealogists (ICAPGen) and hosted by the Family History Library. While the FHL will also be open to the public during this time, the special events and refreshments are limited to SLIG students only.  See Flyer.

Admission:  Your name badge is your ticket to the snack room; tickets will be taken at the entrance to classes, labs, and consultation appointments.  To participate, add this event to your registration and select the class, lab, or consultation (limit one per person) of your choice.  Unused seating will be offered on a first-come-first-served basis after ticket holders have been admitted or at the time the event is to begin, whichever comes first.

Waiting List:  If the class, lab, or consultation area you are interested in is full, use this page to place yourself on a waiting list.  

Classes and labs include:

6:15 pm   

  • Class: “The ICAPGen Accreditation Process and Requirements” by Apryl Cox, AG
  • Lab: “Techniques for Successful Searching: How to Find Your Ancestors Online” by Beth Taylor
  • Lab: “Using the FamilySearch Wiki for the Serious Genealogist” by Danielle Batson, AG

7:30 pm   

  • Class: “United States Religious Migrations” by David Dilts, AG 
  • Lab: “Find Elusive English Ancestors using the FS WIki” by Nathan Murphy, AG
  • Lab: “In the News: Google Newspaper Archives” by Tim Bingaman, AG

45-minute Consultations are being offered in the following areas of research:

  • Czech Republic
  • England
  • Germany
  • Latin America
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • Great Plains Region:  Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, and Texas
  • Gulf-South Region: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas
  • Mid-Atlantic Region: Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, New York, and Pennsylvania
  • Mid-South Region: Kentucky, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia
  • Midwest Region:  Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, and Wisconsin
  • New England Region:  Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

6:00 PM
6:15 pm - Class: The ICAPGen Accreditation Process and Requirements by Apryl Cox, AG
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Seats Available

6:15 pm - Lab: Techniques for Successful Searching: How to Find Your Ancestors Online by Beth Taylor
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Seats Available

6:15 pm - Lab: Using the FamilySearch Wiki for the Serious Genealogist by Danielle Batson, AG
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Sold Out
Waiting List Signup Form

7:30 pm - Class: United States Religious Migrations by David Dilts, AG
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Seats Available

7:30 pm - Lab: Find Elusive English Ancestors using the FS WIki by Nathan Murphy, AG
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Seats Available

7:30 pm - Lab: In the News: Google Newspaper Archives by Tim Bingaman, AG
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Seats Available

Consultation: Czech Republic - 45 minutes; exact time to be assigned
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Sold Out
A 45-minute consultation with an accredited researcher in the Czech Republic.  Please bring your prior research documentation and notes and be prepared to provide a verbal summary of your research problem.
Waiting List Signup Form

Consultation: England - 45 minutes; exact time to be assigned
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Sold Out
A 45-minute consultation with an accredited researcher in England.  Please bring your prior research documentation and notes and be prepared to provide a verbal summary of your research problem.
Waiting List Signup Form

Consultation: Germany - 45 minutes; exact time to be assigned
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Sold Out
A 45-minute consultation with an accredited researcher in Germany.  Please bring your prior research documentation and notes and be prepared to provide a verbal summary of your research problem.
Waiting List Signup Form

Consultation: Great Plains Region - 45 minutes; exact time to be assigned
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

A 45-minute consultation with an accredited researcher in the Great Plains region.  The region includes:  Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, and Texas.  Please bring your prior research documentation and notes and be prepared to provide a verbal summary of your research problem.

Consultation: Gulf-South Region - 45 minutes: exact time to be assigned
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Sold Out
A 45-minute consultation with an accredited researcher in the Gulf-South region.  The region includes: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas.  Please bring your prior research documentation and notes and be prepared to provide a verbal summary of your research problem.
Waiting List Signup Form

Consultation: Latin America - 45 minutes; exact time to be assigned
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

A 45-minute consultation with an accredited researcher in Latin America.  Please bring your prior research documentation and notes and be prepared to provide a verbal summary of your research problem.
Seats Available

Consultation: Mid-Atlantic Region - 45 minutes: exact time to be assigned
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Sold Out
A 45-minute consultation with an accredited researcher in the Mid-Atlantic region.  The region includes:  Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, New York, and Pennsylvania.  Please bring your prior research documentation and notes and be prepared to provide a verbal summary of your research problem.
Waiting List Signup Form

Consultation: Mid-South Region - 45 minutes: exact time to be assigned
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Sold Out
A 45-minute consultation with an accredited researcher in the Mid-South region.  The region includes: Kentucky, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia.  Please bring your prior research documentation and notes and be prepared to provide a verbal summary of your research problem.
Waiting List Signup Form

Consultation: Midwest Region - 45 minutes; exact time to be assigned
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Sold Out
A 45-minute consultation with an accredited researcher in the Midwest region.  The region includes: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, and Wisconsin.  Please bring your prior research documentation and notes and be prepared to provide a verbal summary of your research problem.
Waiting List Signup Form

Consultation: New England Region - 45 minutes; exact time to be assigned
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Sold Out
A 45-minute consultation with an accredited researcher in the New England region.  The region includes:  Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.  Please bring your prior research documentation and notes and be prepared to provide a verbal summary of your research problem.
Waiting List Signup Form

Consultation: Norway - 45 minutes; exact time to be assigned
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

A 45-minute consultation with an accredited researcher in Norway.  Please bring your prior research documentation and notes and be prepared to provide a verbal summary of your research problem.
Seats Available

Consultation: Sweden
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Sold Out
A 45-minute consultation with an accredited researcher in Sweden.  Please bring your prior research documentation and notes and be prepared to provide a verbal summary of your research problem.
Waiting List Signup Form

Research and Snacks Only: No class, lab, or consultation needed
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Light snacks will be provided and plenty of space to research by yourself or with friends.  Come join us between 6:00 pm and 9:00 pm even if you don't wish to take a class or have a consultation.  This option provides an accurate headcount for planning purposes.

RSVP: Will not be able to attend FHL NIght
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM