2019 Class Schedule

This page allows you to review the planned schedule for each class, Please review the schedule and determine which classes you want to attend. For more information on each class, click on the class title, or go to the Class Description page.

Then go to the Registration page and select the classes from the schedule drop-down menus. 

Friday-7:00 to 8:30 pm March 1, 2019 Keynote Speaker: Carol Stiles

Saturday-- 8:00 to 8:30 am March 2, 2019  -  Registration and sign-in - (Displays will enhance the experience).

8:30 to 9:00 am March 2, 2019  -  Welcome session and conference information in the Chapel

9:00 to 10:15 am March 2, 2019

Anchors Aweigh                                                                       Jeannine Powell

American Records for Canadians, eh!                                      Janice Cushman, Emeritus AG®

FamilySearch, Let's Begin                                                        Elaine Hall

DNA-Understanding Genealogy DNA                                         Pamela White

Scotland Basic Research                                                           Heather Shave, VGS

Researching Jolly Olde England                                               Carol Stiles

Social Media for Family History                                                 Mary Kathryn Kozy

FHC Tour                                                                                    Assigned Guide

 10:45 am to 12:00 pm March 2, 2019

Irish Research for Beginners                                                      Barbara Doell

Ancestry.com                                                                              Gerald A Poulton, VGS

Family History: More than just names                                        Janice Cushman, Emeritus AG®

Ancestors in Context                                                                  Karen Inkster Vance, MA

Ancestors From England                                                            Chris Hall

Tracing Your Family Tree – for Beginners                                  Gord Hamilton

FamilySearch: Advanced Family Tree                                       Mary Kathryn Kozy

FHC Tour                                                                                    Assigned Guide

1:00 to 1:50 pm March 2, 2019

Discovering Swedish Ancestors                                                   Dr. Murray Strome

Where’s Grandma?                                                                     Carol Stiles

Indigenous Family History                                                           John Borrows

Ajax to Whitchurch-(Ontario)                                                       Pamela White

Canadiana's Genealogical Treasures                                          Dave Obee

Naturalization Records & Ship’s Lists                                          Mary Kathryn Kozy

Philing Phoibles                                                                          Jeannine Powell

FHC Tour                                                                                      Assigned Guide

 2:00 to 2:50 pm March 2, 2019

Family Research in Alberta                                                        Dave Obee

Ireland – Beyond the Basics                                                       Barbara Doell

Family Storytelling 101                                                               Karen Inkster Vance, MA

Google Earth & Genealogy                                                         Elaine Fraser, VGS

Indexing                                                                                     Kelly Urarii

Introduction To Research In France                                            Liane Lyle

London Archives                                                                         Gerald A Poulton, VGS

FHC Tour                                                                                     Assigned Guide


 3:00 to 3:50 pm March 2, 2019

FamilySearch Memories                                                               Elaine Hall

Eastern European Family History Online!                                      Dave Obee

War Diaries Build a Soldier’s Story                                               Kathleen Lowe

Scotland Beyond the Basics                                                          Heather Shave, VGS

Finding Your Italian Ancestors                                                       Yvonne Gibbon

Census Sense                                                                                Carol Stiles

What is a Visual Life Story?                                                           Deborah LeFrank

FHC Tour                                                                                        Assigned Guide