02 December 2011

Radio shows for genealogists

The weekend is nigh and for family historians that means we have two opportunities to "talk" and listen to genealogy on the radio. Well, on our computer. In addition to listening to the shows be sure to sign in and join in the chat rooms.

Friday, December 2d (that's today already!)
Geneabloggers Radio hosted by Thomas MacEntee
8:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. CST. Click here to be reminded via email: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/geneabloggers/2011/11/19/celebrate-your-family-in-film
This week's show is entitled Capturing Family Memories – All Year Round. Special guests will include: Stefani Twyford, President and Founder of Legacy Multimedia in Houston, Texas who will help us understand why
preserving family memories is so important and various methods you can use; Jennifer Shoer of The Scrappy Genealogist blog who’ll explain some of the methods and resources she uses to capture family memories; and Lorel Kapke of Sort Your Story whose product can help you organize not just your genealogy data but photos, stories and more! 

Saturday, December 3d
FGS Radio (Federation of Genealogical Societies) Radio hosted this week by Thomas MacEntee
[I am a member of the FGS Board of Directors and listen to and recommend these shows for your society and for anyone with an interest in family history and education.]

Click here to create an email  reminder to listen to FGS Radio: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/mysociety/2011/12/03/insiders-guides-to-genealogy
2-3pm Eastern US
1-2pm Central US
12-1pm Mountain US
11am-12pm Pacific US

This week’s episode is entitled Insider’s Guides to Genealogy. Our guest will be Kathryn M. Doyle, of the FGS-member society California Genealogical Society and Library in Oakland, California. Kathryn will explain how her society was able to compile and publish their Insider’s Guide to California Genealogy in an amazingly short six-week period! In addition, we’ll be highlighting FGS member society, San Luis Obispo County Genealogical Society in our weekly Society Spotlight feature.

1 comment:

geneabloggers said...

Thanks for the shout out Paula! The link that you have for tonight's episode is incorrect - that is for the November 18th episode.

The correct link is: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/geneabloggers/2011/12/03/capturing-family-memories-all-year-round