Speaking Engagements:


Date: Saturday, 14 October 2017
Description: Baltimore Family History Workshop.
Place: The Baltimore Family History Workshop. The Workshop is free, but registration is required. For more details, visit the The Baltimore Family History Workshop.
Description: “Ancestors in the US Military: Online and in Military Archives”. Learn how to use online resources to locate information about your ancestors’ US Military service. The discussion will include information about how to use military archives in your research.
Time: 12:45 – 1:45
Description:“Family History in Newspapers”. Explore the use of newspapers to expand your research. Learn how to find the publications available, with emphasis on some online resources.
Time: 3:15 – 4:15



Date: Sunday, 22 October 2017
Time: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Place: The Friends of the Virginia Room at city of Fairfax Regional Library
Description: “Getting the Most out of Google”. Learn how to search for your ancestors using Google. You will learn how to construct searches tailored to look for your ancestors on the web.



Date: Saturday, 28 October 2017
10:00 am. (The Genealogy Fair is from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm)
Description: “What’s Here at the Library?” Whether you are new to genealogy or an experienced genealogist, the Anne Arundel County Public Library has resources useful for your research. Learn about Ancestry.com’s Library Edition, HeritageQuest and newspaper databases, all unlocked by your library card.
Place: Genealogy Fair. Odenton Regional Library (formerly West County Library), Odenton, MD.  Directions to the Library are on their website. See the schedule for the event here.



Date: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Description: “Genealogy: Using FamilySearch”. Learn to use the resources available at Familysearch to further your genealogical research. The Class will cover searching, browsing, and learning at the FamilySearch website. Bring a USB key to save your finds.
Place: Glen Burnie Regional Library, Glen Burnie, MD. Free, no registration is required. Directions to the Library are on their website.



Date: Saturday, 18 November 2017
10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Description: “Researching Your U.S. Army WWI Ancestors”. FxGS Education Program. This class will show you how you can learn about the military service of your U.S. WWI Army ancestors using archives, online websites, social networking and other resources. You will discover what is available to put your soldier’s service into historical and personal context. The class also suggests ways to share what you find with others.
Place: Fairfax Genealogical Society.  For more details, visit the Fairfax Genealogical Society Events webpage.



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