Education

Follow Friday – An In-Depth Guide to Richmond Virginia

PRESS RELEASE An In-Depth Guide to Richmond Virginia book release announced by The In-Depth Genealogist March 30, 2014; Utica, OH: This Guide to Richmond, Virginia was created in honor of The National Genealogical Society’s 2014 Family History Conference “Virginia: The First Frontier” held May 7-10, 2014.  Within the guide, Shannon Combs-Bennett shares her familiarity with […]

Print Friendly
Categories: Education | Tags: , , , | Leave a comment

NIGS Offers New Course: Business Skills: Creating a Genealogy Business

New Course!: Business Skills: Creating a Genealogy Business The National Institute for Genealogical Studies has a new course entitled Business Skills: Creating a Genealogy Business. Written by genealogist and author Jennifer Holik , this course is for anyone who is thinking of taking their genealogy research to the next level. Creating a genealogical business requires […]

Print Friendly
Categories: Education | Tags: , , , , | Leave a comment

Follow Friday – Writing Resources

Book collecting is an obsession, an occupation, a disease, an addiction, a fascination, an absurdity, a fate. It is not a hobby. Those who do it must do it. ~Jeanette Winterson Do you feel like that? Here are a few writing books I love and have collected. The Emotion Thesaurus: A Writer’s Guide to Character […]

Print Friendly
Categories: Books, Education, Writing | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ricigliano Genealogy Donations Accepted At Casa Italia

I have been involved with research with several clients for two years now on the residents of Ricigliano, Italy and those who immigrated to Chicago.  If you would like to donate copies of photographs, documents, recipes, stories, and other materials to the Ricigliano Collection at Casa Italia in Stone Park, IL, please visit the Casa […]

Print Friendly
Categories: Education, Italian Genealogy | Tags: , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tuesday’s Tip – Chicago Area Genealogy Programs

The Fountaindale Public Library District in Bolingbrook is hosting its annual Genealogy Day Conference Saturday, April 20 from 9:30 am to 4 pm. This event is free, and registration is open to the public. Please bring a brown-bag lunch or order a lunch from the library cafe using the form on the flyer. The event […]

Print Friendly
Categories: Conferences, Education | Tags: , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Lecture Dates Added!

Have you heard my Finishing the Story lecture? If not, see where I’m presenting this year! A few new lecture dates have been added to my Events page on my website. Please take a look and join me at one of the area society meetings! Feel free to contact me to speak at your library […]

Print Friendly
Categories: Education, Genealogy Society Meetings | Tags: , , , , , | Leave a comment

Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Adventure Journal by Contexture International.