Sunday, June 12, 2016

REGISTER: 5 DearMYRTLE hangouts this week

  
DearREADERS,
DearMYRTLE Hangouts are advertised each Sunday for those scheduled in the week. 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 - 13 June 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 Audrey Collins.

 Wednesday, 15 June 2016
10am Eastern US (New York)
SYLLABUS
QuickLesson 12: Chasing an Online Record into Its Rabbit Hole
Elizabeth Shown Mills, “QuickLesson 12: Chasing an Online Record into Its Rabbit Hole,” Evidence Explained: Historical Analysis, Citation & Source Usage (https://www.evidenceexplained.com/content/quicklesson-12-chasing-online-record-its-rabbit-hole : accessed 30 Sept 2015).  
and
Following up on QuickLesson 12
Elizabeth Shown Mills, "Following up on QuickLesson 12," Evidence Explained: Historical Analysis, Citation & Source Usage (https://www.evidenceexplained.com/content/following-quicklesson-12 : 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 - 15 June 20169pm 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.


Genealogy Game Night - 18 June 2016
Saturday, 9pm Eastern US (New York)We're playing "WHO'S IN MY LINE?" designed to spotlight our ancestors. He or she doesn't have to be famous. Try to get the panel to guess his/her occupation, location, place in history or ???






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.