The following announcement is about some interesting looking not-to-be-missed webinars by well-known US genealogy speakers, from December 19 to December 2013, 25 in total. Many are not specifically US-oriented.
The Southern California Genealogical Society announces that registration is now open for the popular Jamboree Extension Webinar Series for 2013. The webinar series provides web-based family history and genealogy educational sessions for genealogists around the world.
Jamboree Extension Series webinars are conducted the first Saturday and third Wednesday of each month. Saturday sessions will be held at 10am Pacific time /1pm Eastern time. Wednesday sessions will be scheduled at 6pm Pacific time / 9pm Eastern time.
Upcoming sessions are listed below. Click on the link to register for any session you want to attend. For more information on each of these sessions, check out the SCGS website.
Lisa A. Alzo
Linda Geiger Woodward, CG, CGL
Michael John Neill
Lisa Louise Cooke
Peggy Clemens Lauritzen, AG
Homespun and Calico - Researching our Foremothers
Jane Neff Rollins
Leo Myers and Paula Hinkel
Valerie Brown Elkins, CG
Jay Fonkert, CG
George G. Morgan
Saturday, October 5 - 10am Pacific time / 1pm Eastern time
Wednesday, October 16 - 6pm Pacific time / 9pm Eastern time.
Saturday, November 2 - 10am Pacific time / 1pm Eastern time
Jean Wilcox Hibben, PhD, CG
Wednesday, November 20 - 6pm Pacific time / 9pm Eastern time.
Leland K. Meitzler
Saturday, December 7 - 10am Pacific time / 1pm Eastern time
Gena Philibert Ortega
Please share this notice with your fellow genealogical society members, librarians, cousins and others that share your interest in genealogy.
The initial (live) webcast is offered free of charge and open to the public. "We offer these webinars as part of our educational mission," said SCGS president Alice Fairhurst, "but are always grateful for contributions to offset our costs." Donations can be made through PayPal, online through the SCGS website or by check made out to SCGS and mailed to the address below.
As a benefit of membership, SCGS members can review archived sessions at any time by accessing the SCGS members-only section of this website.
To join a webinar, most participants attend via computer with audio speakers or a headset. Those with a fast Internet connection (either broadband or DSL) will have the most satisfactory experience. It is possible to phone in to listen to the presentation. Long-distance charges may apply.
For more information contact:
Paula Hinkel ( email@example.com )
Southern California Genealogical Society