Wednesday, September 26, 2012

FGS Radio: Roundtable Programs for Your Genealogy Society


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Saturday, September 29, 2012
2-3pm Eastern US
1-2pm Central US
12-1pm Mountain US
11am-12pm Pacific US

Join us for the next episode of FGS Radio - My Society, an Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies.

This week’s episode hosted by Randy Whited is entitled Roundtable Programs for Your Genealogy Society. Our guest this week will be John Sabol, Cleveland area author and lecturer on local Czech and Slovak genealogy research. Join us as we discuss multi-topic roundtable programs for your society or, as John calls it, “Speed Dating for Genealogists.” We will also be featuring FGS member society the Tulsa Genealogy Society in our weekly Society Spotlight feature.

Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

Join Us Each Saturday Afternoon at FGS Radio

Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

FGS Radio: Print on Demand Publishing for Your Genealogy Society


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Saturday, September 15, 2012
2-3pm Eastern US
1-2pm Central US
12-1pm Mountain US
11am-12pm Pacific US

Join us for the next episode of FGS Radio - My Society, an Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies.

This week’s episode hosted by Randy Whited is entitled Print on Demand Publishing for Your Genealogy Society. Our guest this week will be Lisa Alzo, a Director with FGS and Chair of its Publications Committee. Join us as we discuss how to leverage print on demand services to reduce our costs while still providing quality print publications. We will also be featuring FGS member society the Irish Genealogical Society of Michigan in our weekly Society Spotlight feature.

Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

Join Us Each Saturday Afternoon at FGS Radio

Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

Saturday, September 1, 2012

Two Days Left to Save on RootsTech Registration


RootsTech has a booth in the FGS 2012 Exhibit Hall and has an offer that includes those not at the conference! Don't miss out on this exclusive $100 savings offer for the upcoming RootsTech conference! This special Insider Early Registration promotion ends this Sunday, September 2nd and will be the lowest price available to the public for a full conference RootsTech pass.

Simply go to RootsTech.org/Insider to register and enter promo code FGS119.

RootsTech is a fast-growing conference with a unique emphasis on helping individuals learn and use the latest technology to get started or accelerate their efforts to find, organize, preserve, and share their family’s connections and history. The 2013 conference will be held March 21-23 in Salt Lake City, UT.

In it’s third year, RootsTech 2013 will offer many new, exciting resources for genealogists and family historians of all skill levels. Join the thousands of attendees and experience:

  • More Classes, More Speakers – great new sessions and more hands-on workshops to attend
  • 40% Bigger Expo Hall – exciting new exhibitors with great products and services for you to discover
  • New! Getting Started Track – all the basics and lots of help for beginners to jump start their family research
  • Developer Day – consolidated track specifically designed for technology developers

For a limited time, before registration officially opens to the public, members and friends of FGS can receive $100 off the full 3-day conference pass price (regular price is $219, exclusive Insider price is only $119). Exclusive Insider Early Registration is available only from August 29 to September 2, 2012.

Full conference schedules can be viewed during the registration process.