I just received this from our friends at Family History Live Online www.familyhistoryliveonline
WHAT: a free online family history fair
WHEN: Saturday, July 28th from 8:00am to 2:00pm (Mountain Daylight Time).
WHO: Scheduled topics & presenters include:
- “Using Catholic Records” by Jonathan Walker
- “Needle in the Haystack: Finding Female Ancestors” by Gena Philibert Ortega,
- “A Transatlantic Case Study”by Peter Barrie
- “Effectively Tapping into Local, County, and Historical Societies” by Barrie Ewell,
- “Effective Strategies for Researching Newspapers” by Barrie Ewell
HOW: This online fair is free. To participate you will need a computer with an internet connection and a free membership to Family History Live Online. Once you have signed up for a free membership you will be able to download our free software viewer that will allow you to hear and see this particular presentation.
I participated in a similar event a while back, and it was a lot of fun -- an interesting use of technology to "get the point across".