Faith in action: family history, films and founder’s day

The Salt Lake Tribune

Published: February 25, 2014 10:03AM
Updated: February 21, 2014 06:12PM

English Research Series

The LDS Family History Library is offering a series of classes on English research. The topics include England research online and practice using English websites. Classes will run from 9:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. To register, send an email to FHLClassReg@familysearch.org, or call 801-240-4950. Go to familysearch.org/locations/saltlakecity-library for additional information.

When • Saturday, Feb. 22, 9:15 a.m.

Where • LDS Family History Library, 35 N. West Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Swedish Research Series

The Family History Library will offer a series of classes on Swedish research. The topics include “ArkivDigital,” and “Extracting Information from Swedish Records.” Classes will run from 9:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. To register, email FHLClassReg@familysearch.org, or call 801-240-4950. Go to familysearch.org/locations/saltlakecity-library for additional information.

When • Saturday, Feb. 22, 9:15 a.m.

Where • LDS Family History Library, 35 N. West Temple, Salt Lake City

African-American Research Series

The Family History Library will offer a series of classes on African-American research. The topics include “A Personal Journey in Search of My Ancestry,” “Using the FamilySearch Wiki,” “Slave Masters Records,” “Using FamilySearch,” and “U.S. Census Records.” To register, email FHLClassReg@familysearch.org, or call 801-240-4950. Go to familysearch.org/locations/saltlakecity-library for additional information.

When • Saturday, Feb. 22, 9:15 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Where • LDS Family History Library, 35 N. West Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Founder’s Day

The Trinity African Methodist Episcopal Church will celebrate Founder’s Day. The celebration will feature music from the choirs of Hilltop UMC, St. Mark’s Cathedral and Embry Chapel AME.

When • Saturday, Feb. 22, 5 p.m.

Where • Trinity African Methodist Episcopal Church, 239 E. 600 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

“Ragamuffin”

Calvary Chapel of Salt Lake City will present the film “Ragamuffin: The True Story of Rich Mullins,” a prodigy musician who rose to Christian music fame and fortune only to walk away and live on a Navajo reservation.

When • Today, Feb. 22, 6 p.m.

Where • Calvary Chapel of Salt Lake City, 460 W. Century Drive, Murray

Tickets • $10; available at www.CalvarySLC.org or at the door.

Interfaith Musical Tribute

Salt Lake Interfaith Roundtable will sponsor an interfaith musical tribute.

When • Sunday, Feb. 23, 6 p.m.

Where • Salt Lake LDS Tabernacle, 50 N. Main, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free; available at www.lds.org.

Muslim Films — Koran

by Heart

The Utah Humanities Council and the Utah Cultural Celebration Center present a series of films and discussions exploring Muslim themes. The films are accompanied by glass sculpture and artwork by artist/scholar Andrew Kosorok, interpreting the “99 Names of God” in Islam. The film will be preceded by a short discussion with special guests introducing the film.

When • Monday, Feb. 24, 7:30 p.m.

Where • Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 W. 3100 South, West Valley City

Tickets • Free

Neale Nelson Memorial Lecture

The Rev. Scott B. Hayashi, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Utah, will discuss “Building Bridges Among Faith Traditions,” at the annual Neale Nelson Memorial Lecture.

When • Tuesday, Feb. 25, noon-1 p.m.

Where • University of Utah J. Willard Marriott Library, 295 S. 1500 East, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

“The Beatles, The Bible, and Beyond”

Calvary Chapel of Salt Lake City will present the movie: “The Beatles, The Bible, and Beyond” with Ken Mansfield, former manager of The Beatles and Grammy-award winning producer. The movie is free. Visit www.CalvarySLC.org for information.

When • Satuday, March 1, 6 p.m.

Where • Calvary Chapel of Salt Lake City, 460 W. Century Drive, Murray

Tickets • Free