Monthly Archive: September 2011

Sep 28

Wordless Wednesday: Spooning

Center-Piece at Augie's in Springfield, Illinois

Sep 22

Conferences More Than Lectures

Adams Street Springfield, Illinois

Genealogical conferences such as the National Genealogical Society annual conference in the spring; the Federation of Genealogical Societies annual conference in late summer or fall; RootsTech conference in the winter; Ohio Genealogical Society annual conference in April, the Southern California Society annual Jamboree in June, etc. are wonderful educational opportunities. But more than that, they …

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Sep 07

Family Search Hosts Reception for Bloggers at FGS 2011

FamilySearch Blogger Reception

Last evening, FamilySearch kicked off it’s RootsTech 2012 publicity with a lovely media reception for bloggers in the Vista Rooms of the Springfield Hilton. FamilySearch team members discussed several aspects of their website as well as new collections including their efforts for posting images of records relating to the Civil War in commemoration of the …

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