The following was received from Kevin Spire:

Do you want to start researching your family history? Get started on the right foot by taking classes at the Iowa Genealogical Society. Along with a free Beginning Genealogy class offered once a month, IGS will be offering a series of classes on Genealogical Proof Standard. Orientation for the GPS class is Sept. 6, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. at IGS. Call 515-276-0287 or check our website, www.iowagenealogy.org for more information.