17 March 2016
Jamboree 2016 Speaker Spotlight: Paula Stuart-Warren, CG® , FUGA, FMGS
Thursday, June 2, 2016 2:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. (Special Workshop)
TH-E What Next? Workshop for Developing Step-by-Step Research Plans
Analyzing documents and creating research plans should not be daunting. What to do next with documents, letters, family stories, and more? Planning as a group is an eye-opener in this hands-on session. Learn the elements of a plan, prioritizing work, and making the plan doable. Participants are encouraged to bring laptops to the workshop. Level: Beg., Int. Additional registration and fees apply. Limited to 40 participants.
Friday, June 3, 2016 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
FR027 Tracking Migrations and More: The Records of Old Settlers Organizations
Pioneers, Old Settlers, Early Settlers. No matter the name, records of these organizations exist from coast to coast and supply extensive family details, migration info, relationships, places of origin or previous residence. Learn more and where to find them. Level: Beg., Int.
Saturday, June 4, 2016 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
SA007 Publicize It and Publicize It: Increasing Attendance at Society Events
If you don’t tell them they won’t come. If you don’t tell them soon enough, repeatedly, or without enough details, they won’t come. Attract decent participant numbers by following some simple rules and 'grabbers' that we will apply in the session. Level: All.