Apex Family Discovery Day
October 28, 2017 — 10:00am to 1:00pm
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
590 Bryan Drive, Apex, NC 27502 (beside the post office)
12 genealogy classes
Beginner to advanced
One-on-one "Ask the Family History Expert" sessions
Free to the public ages 12+
Class schedule & descriptions
Family Activities with Family History
Family history has never been more inclusive and fun for the whole family! Whether you are searching for ancestors or uploading pictures and stories, there's something for everyone - from Junior to Grandma!
Train the Trainer - For New(er) Family History Consultants
Are you a recently called family history consultant? If so, attend this class to learn from experts so you are prepared to help others.
Family History Apps for LDS Members
Discover FamilySearch App Gallery resources, including apps such as Hope Chest, Take a Name, Find a Record, Puzzilla, and Eternal Reminder... some of which scan through FamilySearch trees looking for temple opportunities and research possibilities--especially helpful with descendancy research and preparing names to take to the temple.
Telling your family stories involves more than "just the facts" or a few photos. Learn how to plan your message and use available technology to tell your stories more effectively and share them with family and friends.
Family Activities with Family History II
Need more great ideas for family history activities that the whole family can enjoy?
Train the Trainer - For Advanced Family History Consultants
Does family history come easy for you? Make sure you know how to share that knowledge by attending this class and getting some tips and tricks to help teach others.
Family History Apps for Everyone
Discover the latest apps, tools, and family history resources that will help make research easier and your family history come alive -- including, Grandma's Pie, Roots Mapper, This Day in My Family History, FamilySearch mobile apps, and Evernote to help organize your work.
Ancestry to Family Search
What are the main differences between Ancestry and Family Search and how can you use both to complete your family tree?
Comparing Ancestry / Find my Past / Family Search
What's the best way to use three popular family history sites? This class will look at each site and the pros and cons of each.
Proven Methodology for using Google
Google is a powerful tool for family history - if you know how to use it. Learn how to tap into the search engine to uncover genealogy nuggets and find your family!
Unique Tech for Genealogy
Learn how to use the latest phone and tablet apps and other tech tricks to hasten your family history work.
Tips and Tricks
This class focuses on adding family members to your Tree, attaching records, and using the record hints and research suggestion icons.