Sunday, July 31, 2016

REGISTER NOW: 3 DearMYRTLE hangouts this week



DearREADERS,
Looks like we're back in the swing of things and ready to hangout three times this coming week. Ol' Myrt here has been making memories with extended family up on Orcas Island, and grandchildren-type memories locally. Cousin Russ and I are chomping at the bit to see what your genea-summer has been like.
Mondays with Myrtat Noon Eastern (US New York)
It's all about what's trending in the world of genealogy. Come prepared to share your favorite tidbit of news!
Register here: for the Monday, 1 Aug 2016 hangout!



ESM QuickLessons
Discussing the works of Elizabeth Shown Mills.
Wednesdays, 10am Eastern US (New York)
Register here: for the 3 Aug 2016 - QuickLesson 16  hangout

SYLLABUS
Elizabeth Shown Mills, “QuickLesson 16: Speculation, Hypothesis, Interpretation & Proof,”
Evidence Explained: Historical Analysis, Citation and Source Usage (https://www.evidenceexplained.com/content/quicklesson-16-speculation-hypothesis-interpretation-proof : 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

See also: Creating Google Docs: For DearMYRTLE Study Group Homework.   

WACKY Wednesdays
9pm Eastern US (New York)
Wonder which of DearMYRTLE's *very* distant cousins will host this hangout? Our topic?  Well, just imagine spending an hour focusing on a single genealogical topic! It will be based on what come sup during Mondays with Myrt.

Register here: for the Wacky Wednesday - 3 Aug 2016 hangout.

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.