Since I’m staying at a hotel close to the convention center,
I didn’t have to hop out of bed as early as I did yesterday from home. Last night I updated My Schedule on the SCGS Conference App
and chose some interesting classes. Here’s what my line up looks like, subject
I have a conflict with some morning classes. I’ve hear all
three excellent speakers in the past so it’s going to be tough to choose.
9:45 am to 10:45 am - Thomas MacEntee – Creating a Community
10:00 am to 12:00 pm - Jean Wilcox Hibben – Society Support
& Share Open Forum
11:00 am to 12:00 pm - Drew Smith – Crowdsourcing Your Brick
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm – Michael Brophy – Paddy on the Net:
Irish Genealogy Databases
I don’t have Irish ancestry but I’m
helping a friend of mine with her maternal line. Since I haven’t done any Irish
research before I’m going to start at the beginning.
2:30 to 3:30 pm – Michael D. Locapo – Methods for
Identifying the German Origins of American Immigrants
German is my mother’s paternal line.
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm – Cindi Ingle - Time lines: The Straight
Line Between You and Your Ancestor
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm – Michael D. Lacopo – Finding and
Utilizing German Church Records
Thomas MacEntee – Genealogy Do-Over – A Year of Learning
from Research Mistakes
I’ve been following the Do-Over on
Facebook and plan on jumping into the next round when it starts over on July 3.
Well that's it for today. Going to be a long day, but looking
forward to it!
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