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Subject: Oakland County Genealogical Society Message Meeting reminder March 4
Date: February 24th 2014
On Tuesday, March 4, 2014 the Oakland County Genealogical Society is pleased to present a program titled “Irish Oral Tradition: Seeking, Analyzing, and Proving!” by Richard M. Doherty of Troy. Dick, who is a professional genealogist, lecturer and author, is a past-president of OCGS and the current president of the Detroit Society for Genealogical Research. He will describe our challenge as genealogists to prove or disprove the Oral Tradition we have heard. Dick explores the value of oral tradition, using a case-study format, by focusing on likely sources of oral tradition, evaluation and validation techniques, and actual images of a variety of Irish records he has used as proof. Please join us for this interesting and informative presentation.
Our meetings are held at the Kilgour Scottish Centre of the St. Andrews Society, 2360 Rochester Court, Troy MI 48083. The Kilgour Centre is located off Rochester Road, near the intersection of Rochester Road and Stephenson Hwy, just south of I-75 exit 67 (Rochester Road). It may be accessed from the first driveway west of the Rochester Road-Stephenson Hwy intersection. The meeting will start at 7:00 PM and the public is invited. There is no charge. There is ample lighted parking and a flat entrance.
Legacy Family Tree Webinars had two webinars this week.
Join us this Wednesday AND Saturday for two exciting genealogy webinars presented by Kirsty Gray and Barbara Renick. On Wednesday, Kirsty will present "Searching for Surnames: Challenges, Pitfalls and the Downright Ridiculous" and on Saturday Barbara will present "Genealogy and Technology - State of the Union.
Read more and register here:
Annual Family History Seminar – April 26, 2014
Hello to everyone in your Genealogical Society:
Our Annual Family History Seminar is held at the Lansing MI Stake Center in East Lansing, 431 E. Saginaw, on Saturday, April 26th, 2014.You are especially invited to come & build on your genealogy knowledge base. There are–50+ classes/activities. The Seminar is FREE. You can Register on line at our website lansingfhc.org Materials from ALL classes are included in the syllabus. The syllabus can be a valuable tool to have after the Seminar is over! The hardcopy syllabus is $25.00 ($30.00 after April 11, 2014). –OR-- get the syllabus as a CD or a Flash Drive for $10.00. If you choose to purchase a Syllabus you can do so Online with a link from the Registration Form. REGISTER EARLY to get 1stclass choices & order syllabus early too.
Online Registration website: www.lansingfhc.org
The syllabus will be available as long as supply lasts –Ready for pick-up morning of the Seminar.
Mary Griffes-Director & FHC Staff
Lansing MI F.H.C. Tel.#(517)332-2932 Mary Griffes-Director
431 E. Saginaw POBox 1610 East Lansing, MI 48826
Regular Hours are:
T., & Th., 12:00Noon -- 8:00pm W. 10:00am – 6:00pm Saturday – 10:am – 2:00pm
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