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Sunday, June 19, 2016

REGISTER: Four DearMYRTLE hangouts this coming week

  
DearREADERS,
All it takes is a Facebook, Google, LinkedIn or Twitter account to log in. Register to reserve your seat, then follow the unique link in your confirmation email to view and comment before, during and after these DearMYRTLE genealogy hangouts. Cousin Russ and I look forward to seeing you! 

You may register each Sunday for the DearMYRTLE Hangouts scheduled in the coming 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, but if you look closely, the hangout tells you precicely how many days, hours, minutes and seconds before each hangout starts. For instance, here's the screen shot for Wednesday night's WACKY hangout:



Here's the lineup for this week's DearMYRTLE Hangouts:


Mondays with Myrt - 20 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


Wednesday, 22 June 2016
10am Eastern US (New York)
SYLLABUS
Elizabeth Shown Mills, “QuickLesson 13: Classes of Evidence―Direct, Indirect and Negative,” Evidence Explained: Historical Analysis, Citation & Source Usage (https://www.evidenceexplained.com/content/quicklesson-13-classes-evidence%E2%80%94direct-indirect-negative : 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 - 22 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.


Happy family tree climbing!
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.