Saturday, December 18, 2010

2011 SL Institute offers lunch and evening options

The 2011 Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy will be held 10-14 Jan 2011 in Salt Lake City, Utah at the downtown Radisson Hotel located at 215 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah.

2011 SLIG Course Descriptions: Click here.
2011 SLIG Evening Course Descriptions: Click here.
2011 SLIG Course Instructors: Click here.

The Utah Genealogical Association is also providing lunch and evening learning options alternatives during the 2011 Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy.

Salt Lake Institute Evening Classes and Lunches

The Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG) is pleased to offer several smaller options for those who are unable to take advantage of a full week of classroom instruction. Each day of SLIG will include evening classes and lunch-and-learn opportunities that are open to the public. The evening classes are $10/class, lunches are $10 and tickets can be purchased on the UGA website at

Monday, January 10

The Exhibit Hall will be open to the public all day and is FREE. The vendor hall will only be available on Monday.

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm:
  • Finding “Unfindable” Ancestors with Thomas W. Jones
8:15 pm – 9:15 pm:
  • Choosing the Best Continuing Education Opportunities with Elissa Scalise Powell
  • Impossible Immigrants—I Know Everything About the Man, Expect Where He Came From! with F. Warren Bittner

Tuesday, January 11

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
  • Lunch and Learn with RootsMagic
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
·       A Genealogical Treasure Hunt in Federal Records with Angela McGhie
·       Understanding Archives: What They Are and How to Use Them with John Philip Colletta
8:15 pm – 9:15 pm:
  • PowerPoint for Presenters with Barbara Renick
  • Missing Something? Getting the Most out of Genealogical Evidence with Thomas W. Jones

Wednesday, January 12

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

·       Lunch and Learn with Ancestral Quest

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • The Research Cycle: Don’t Pedal Backwards with Elissa Scalise Powell
  • Ask and Ye Shall Receive (Help Online) with Barbara Renick
8:15 pm – 9:15 pm:
  • Planning “Reasonably Exhaustive” Research with Thomas W. Jones
  • Family Tales and Fairy Tales: Finding the Roots of Your Family Legends with D. Joshua Taylor

Thursday, January 13

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
  • Lunch and Learn with Legacy Family Tree
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Collaboration: Past, Present, and Future with Barbara Renick
  • Wooing the World Wide Web with D. Joshua Taylor
8:15 pm – 9:15 pm:
  • German Territories and Maps—You Can’t Research Without Them with F. Warren Bittner
  • Libraries, Archives, and Public Record Offices: Understanding Resource Repositories with John Philip Colletta 
Happy family tree climbing!Myrt   :)
Your friend in genealogy.


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