Category Archives: Education

Historic Cemetery 101 Workshop

The Oregon Commission on Historic Cemeteries will present a Historic Cemetery 101 workshop on August 27th at the Siuslaw Public Library. This free event takes place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The  workshop will touch on the basics for … Continue reading

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From Where I Came Project

SGS member Louise Carlson recommends reading a recent article from the Oregonian which highlighted a website created to share stories of one’s travels to places where ancestors lived.  View the article. The From Where I Came project posts contributing travel … Continue reading

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New Trend In Sharing Family History

Contributed by Louise Carlson Several new internet companies are promoting a new method of collecting and sharing family stories.  Read about one such company called StoryWorth.

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Genealogy Webinars – At Your Convenience

Member Jacquie Beveridge suggests viewing: http://blog.geneawebinars.com/ The site provides weekly webinars (online presentations) for the genealogy community.  Speakers present educational topics to help improve methods for genealogy research. THE WAY IT WORKS Register (free) for any upcoming live webinar (Wednesdays … Continue reading

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