22 March 2017

Want to Win Registration to Jamboree? Then Badge Up and Enter the Contest Today!


Enter the Jamboree 2017 Blogger Badge contest today!


You could win a FREE registration to Jamboree 2017!

Contest Ends April 5, 2017

All you need to do is download the Jamboree Blogger button and post it on your blog, website, page, or social media platform of choice and link it back to the Jamboree website, www.genealogyjamboree.com. 

Drop us a note at socialmedia@scgsgenealogy.com and let us know where you’ve posted the badge. We’ll add your name to the list of Honorary Bloggers and you could WIN! 

Speakers, sponsors and exhibitors, you can participate too! Get your badges below and tell all your genealogy fans who travel far and wide to see and hear you know that you will be at Jamboree in June! You could even use it as a contest prize for your viewers and spread the Jamboree love!

2017 Jamboree Honorary Blog Roll

Alice Fairhurst (Facebook Page)

Ancestral Discoveries - Janice Sellers

Christine Woodcock @genealogytours

Denise Digs Roots - Denise Richmond

Empty Branches on the Family Tree - Linda Stufflebean

Fickett Street Genealogy - Kristine Wulf

Gates to the Past - Kathy Holland

Genealogy Lady - Deborah Sweeney

GeneaSpy - J. Paul Hawthorne

Lara's Jewnealogy - Lara Diamond

Searching For My Roots -  Daniel Horowitz

Shirley Vivion (Facebook page)

The Educated Genealogist - Sheri Fenley

The Genetic Genealogist - Blaine T. Bettinger, Ph.D., JD



 


Southern California Genealogical Society
48th Annual Southern California Genealogy Jamboree
Genetic Genealogy 2017
www.genealogyjamboree.com
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Jamboree 2017 Speaker Spotlight: James M. Baker, PhD, CG℠

James M. Baker, PhD, CGSM specializes in German, Midwest US, and DNA genealogy. He has written articles for the NGSQNGS Magazine, and Der Blumenbaum. He has given numerous webinars and live presentations.

SA044 Genealogy Unplugged: When Offline Records Are the Best to Use


48th Annual Southern California Genealogy Jamboree
Genetic Genealogy 2017
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FREE Webinar From SCGS: April 1, 2017 - Nancy E. Loe, MA, MLS: Finding Scottish Ancestors Online



FREE WEBINAR from SCGS

Saturday, April 1, 2017, 10:00 AM PDT

Nancy E. Loe, MA, MLS, presents

Finding Scottish Ancestors Online



ABOUT THE PRESENTATION
This session teaches you how to find and use digital resources for Scottish ancestors. Essential to little-known records here and in Scotland are covered. Church and civil records, censuses, mapping and geography, organizations, and cultural resources help you find more Scottish ancestors.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Nancy Loe, archivist and genealogist, managed archives her entire career. She presents and writes genealogy guides on genealogy organizing and archival research. Visit her at sassyjanegenealogy.com.

HANDOUT
A handout will be available shortly before the presentation. A link will be included in a reminder that will be sent the day before the session.


ABOUT THE SCGS
JAMBOREE EXTENSION SERIES WEBINARS
A goal of the Southern California Genealogical Society is to offer educational opportunities to genealogists and family history enthusiasts everywhere. The Jamboree Extension Webinar Series helps delivers those opportunities.

COST
The initial webcast of each session is offered to the public free of charge. 

Webinars are archived and available only to SCGS members as a benefit of membership in the society. The webinar archive can be found at http://www.scgsgenealogy.com/webinar/archive-index.html.

UPCOMING WEBINARS
The list of upcoming webinars can be found at http://scgsgenealogy.com/webinar/jes-index.html.

JOIN SCGS TODAY
Learn about all the SCGS member benefits at http://www.scgsgenealogy.com/about/benefit-memb.html.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

View System Requirements

Please direct any questions to the SCGS Webinar Committee at Webinar@scgsgenealogy.com.

21 March 2017

Jamboree 2017 Speaker Spotlight: Thomas MacEntee

Thomas MacEntee is a genealogy professional based in the United States specializing in the use of technology and social media to improve genealogy research and as a way to connect with others.

FR009 Facebook: A Tool for Genealogy Research



Southern California Genealogical Society
48th Annual Southern California Genealogy Jamboree
Genetic Genealogy 2017
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#SCGS2017 @scgsgenealogy.com


Jamboree 2017 Speaker Spotlight: Jim Brewster

Jim Brewster holds a Bachelor of Arts in anthropology from Northern Arizona University and works for Family Tree DNA as a group project liaison and enjoys making genetic testing understandable.



48th Annual Southern California Genealogy Jamboree
Genetic Genealogy 2017
jamboree@scgsgenealogy.com
#SCGS2017 @scgsgenealogy.com