Sunday, May 29, 2016

REGISTER: DearMYRTLE's Hangouts this week



DearREADERS,
Keep the genea-conversation going! Register for these four upcoming DearMYRTLE Hangouts, using your favorite social media account: Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Twitter. Then check your confirmation and reminder emails for your personal link to VIEW and COMMENT. For first time users: FAQ. System requirements for: Computers, Android devices, iPhone / iPad. You may also register to VIEW and COMMENT on archived hangouts. For future DearMYRTLE hangouts, be sure check Myrt's Calender here. This is DearMYRTLE's favorite time zone converter:
http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html

Mondays with Myrt - 30 May 2016
at Noon Eastern (US New York)
Powerful family history breakthroughs happen during our video hangouts. Let's talk about what's trending in the world of #genealogy.


1pm Mountain, 3pm Eastern, 8pm Scotland time
with Claire V. Brisson-Banks and Billy Wallace.


Syllabus:
Elizabeth Shown Mills, “QuickLesson 10: Original Records, Image Copies, and Derivatives,” Evidence Explained: Historical Analysis, Citation & Source Usage (https://www.evidenceexplained.com/content/quicklesson-10-original-records-image-copies-and-derivatives : accessed 30 Sept 2015).

HOMEWORK: Due by Noon on Monday before this session. Study the following QuickLesson, then post a blog by or public Google Doc with specific example(s) about how this concept applies in your personal genealogical research. Include your name and the QuickLesson citation (shown below) at the top of your homework. Then share your homework link in the "unified chat" for this specific study group session. This way Ol' Myrt and other participants can review your homework in the two days before this session.

Consider copyright issues as detailed in this short-subject video with The Legal Genealogist, Judy G. Russell, CG. found here: https://youtu.be/uFpET_NWFeU



WACKY Wednesday - 1 June 2016
Wednesday, 1 June 2016
9pm Eastern US (New York)
Wonder which of DearMYRTLE's *very* distant cousins will host this hangout?
Our topic?  An hour focusing on as single genealogy item, TBA.

Hangouts: Pay what you want. So it's simple. If you value the work Ol' Myrt, +Cousin Russ and our beloved panelists do week in and week out on your behalf, please:


Check the DearMYRTLE Hangouts Calendar for upcoming study groups and hangouts. There you'll find links to the GeneaConference (in-person) and the GeneaWebinars Calendar with over over 200 hours of online genealogy classes, webinars, live streams and tweetchats from other hosts and presenters over the next 12 months.