Thursday, August 23, 2012

Speaker George G. Morgan coming to the VCGS Fall Seminar

The main speaker for the Ventura County Genealogical Society’s (VCGS) Fall Seminar to be held Saturday October 20 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 3501 Loma Vista Rd (at Mills Rd.) Ventura, California.

George G. Morgan is the author of nine books and literally hundreds of articles published in every genealogical magazine in North America and at websites including Ancestry.com, Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter, and Digital Genealogist. He is a popular speaker at genealogical conferences at all levels.

Mr. Morgan is the president of Aha! Seminars, Inc., a training company providing continuing education for libraries and library consortia, and for genealogical societies around the world.

He is Vice President of Membership Services for the Federation of Genealogical Societies, a director of the Florida Genealogical Society (Tampa), and a member of more than 20 societies in the U.S. and Canada.

SEMINAR TOPICS

"Genealogy Orienteering: Using Maps to Find the Right Place"
"Bring 'Em Back to Life: Developing an Ancestor Profile"
"Alternate Records You May Never Have Considered"
"The Genealogist as CSI"

SCHEDULE

8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 -10:00 a.m. Genealogy Orienteering: Using Maps to Find the Right Place
10:00 -10:30 a.m. Morning Break
10:30 -11:30 a.m. Bring 'Em Back to Life: Developing an Ancestor Profile
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch Break
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Alternate Records You May Never Have Considered
2:00 - 2:30 p.m. Afternoon Break
2:30 - 3:30 p.m. The Genealogist as CSI

OTHER SEMINAR OFFERINGS

Snacks
Genealogy Sales Table
Door Prizes
Used Book Sale
Luncheon
Silent Auction

NOTE: Please bring only water to drink.

For more information and to register for the Ventura County Genealogical Society Fall Seminar, visit the VCGS website at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cavcgs/Seminar12.html.

About Ventura County Genealogical Society

Ventura County Genealogical Society is a California-registered Non-Profit organization dedicated to the promotion of genealogy and public education. Their website is http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cavcgs. VCGS maintains a reference library which is located within the Camarillo Library at 4101 Las Posas Road, Camarillo, California.

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