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Announcing the next installment in our Members only Genealogy Webinar Series

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

Date: Tuesday March 4, 2014

Time: 7:00 pm

Speaker: Lisa Alzo

Storyboard Your Family History with Scrivener
Scrivener is a combination word processor and project management tool that’s affordable and simple to use. Learn how to set up your writing projects, how to use Scrivener‘s virtual “corkboard” to storyboard-visually plot out the story you want to tell, how to store notes, citations, images, and research materials, compile your finished draft for printing or exporting for final formatting, manage multiple projects, and much more!

Lisa Alzo has a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition from West Virginia Wesleyan College in 1987 and a Master of Fine Arts in Nonfiction Writing from the University of Pittsburgh in 1997. An avid genealogist for 22 years, Lisa teaches for Family Tree University and the National Institute for Genealogical Studies. She is the recipient of the 2002 Mary Zirin Prize given by the Association for Women in Slavic Studies to recognize the achievements of independent scholars. Lisa lives in Ithaca, New York.

OGS Webinars are offered using Adobe Connect software and all members are invited to attend for free. Access to the webinar is available from the OGS Members Only area.

The virtual room will be open 20 minutes before the webinar is scheduled to start.

Notice for British Home Child SIG General Meeting

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Date: Tuesday January 28, 2014

Time: 7:30 P.M. to 9:30 P.M. EST

Location: On-line using Adobe Connect

Topic: Finding One Family : The results of searching for four children of one family who came to Canada as Home Children in the early 1900s.

Speaker: Ruth Burkholder

Test your computer at any time before the meeting to make sure that your computer has the necessary files to run ADOBE Connect. Go to this link https://genealogicalstudies.adobeconnect.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm and it will automatically run a connection test.

About 15 to 20 minutes before the meeting go to this link (BHC-SIG MEETINGS GUEST LOGIN) http://genealogicalstudies.adobeconnect.com/bhc/ , enter your first and last name and then select ‘enter room’

Please try to login in about 15 minutes before the scheduled start so that we can sort out any technical problems beforehand

Contact Info: http://www.ogs.on.ca/SIG-BHC/index.htm