Friday, February 6, 2015

Mid-Atlantic Germanic Society (MAGS) - Spring Meeting & Workshop

Press Release - For Immediate Release

The Mid-Atlantic Germanic Society (MAGS) will host a workshop and meeting on Friday and Saturday, March 20th and 21st, 2015.

Angela Packer McGhie will be leading participants in a “Creating an Effective Research Plan Workshop.” It will be held at the Holiday Inn – Laurel West on Friday, March 20th from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Efficient research takes planning and this workshop will highlight a process for focusing your research objectives and identifying sources most likely to answer your research question. The cost prior to March 10th is $35 for members and $40 for non-members. After March 10th the price increases by $5 for both categories. For registration, see http://www.magsgen.com.

On Saturday, March 21st, MAGS is hosting their Spring Meeting, entitled “Bringing Your Family’s World to Life.” Rebecca Whitman Koford, CG, will be presenting four lectures designed to help you uncover your ancestors’ lives. Topics include cemetery and funeral home research, newspaper research, researching female ancestors and writing the family narrative. The meeting will be held at the Holiday Inn – Laurel West. The cost prior to March 10th is $45 for members and $50 for non-members. After March 10th, the price increases by $5 for both categories. For additional details on the topics and to register, see http://www.magsgen.com.

Seats are limited, so register now for this two-day genealogical event!