When we turn our hearts to our ancestors, something changes inside of us. We feel part of something greater than ourselves~Russell M. Nelson

Sunday, February 5, 2017

SLIG 2017~A Few Highlights!



SLIG (Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy) 2017 was a blast!
My first time participating in this unique learning experience was all I hoped it would be.

Here are some of the highlights:


Reuniting with old and making new friends.



Gena Philibert-Ortega
Katherine  Willson
LaBrenda Garrett-Nelson
Anna Hopkins-Arnold



Jen Baldwin

Lise Embley
Lynn Tenney
J. Paul Hawthorn and Lisa Gorrell









Lisa Gorrell, Pat Richley-Erickson, Gordon Erickson,  Melinda Dosch Culpon

Fabulous Instructors

Paula Stuart-Warren
Debbie Mieszala





Luana Darby
Cyndi Ingle


Terrific classmates





Course 1 Class Picture
Photo Credit: Shelley Lewis


Enjoying class
Computer Lab



Group Project Meeting
Thanks to classmate, Helen Smith, we celebrated Australia Day!

Special Events

Welcome Reception



Keynote: Cece Moore

Completion Banquet

Keynote: Barbara Vines Little


Spending time in the Family History Library





The group pictures
Photo Credit-Shelley Lewis

Geneabloggers

Newbies!

Progen

The Snow!


It may have been cold and snowy most of the week (this southern girl doesn't do cold), but in the end, it was all worth it as certificates were passed out and we all said our goodbyes. 

Receiving my completion certificate from Paula


Here's hoping to do it all again next year!






2 comments:

  1. It looks like it was a fabulous week!

    Melissa Finlay
    www.finlayfamily.org

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