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




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!


  1. It looks like it was a fabulous week!

    Melissa Finlay

  2. Looks likes a great experience (despite the cold and snow). Thanks for sharing the photos.

  3. I enjoyed seeing your photos on Facebook during the week. It was nice to see you were having such a great time with other wonderful people. ~ Cathy

  4. Looks like fun. Are you going to the NGS conference in May in North Carolina?

  5. It was so nice meeting you in person, Cheri!