There is no pre-registration required in order to attend the program. There is no fee charged to attend. Anyone can attend this program. You do not have to be a library card holder with the Schaumburg Township District Library in order to attend.
Here are the details of our upcoming program for Tuesday evening, November 12, 2019:
Our Genealogy Program will take place on Tuesday evening, November 12, 2019 at 7:30 pm in the 2nd floor Classroom. The title of our program is “One Pass Genealogy Research: How to Handle A Record Just Once”. Our guest speaker is Thomas MacEntee. This program will be offered as a Webinar with the speaker offsite.
Learn the best way to extract as much information as possible from a genealogy record on the first pass including naming record images and how to transcribe and other tips.
Thomas MacEntee will present the “one pass” approach to genealogy research to help you extract maximum information from a genealogy record on the first pass. We’ll cover how to save record images, transcribe and extract information, create a quick source citation and more.
Thomas MacEntee is a genealogist specializing in the use of technology and social media to improve genealogical research and as a means of interacting with others in the family history community. Utilizing over 25 years of experience in the information technology field, Thomas writes and lectures on the ways blogs, Facebook and Twitter can be leveraged to add new dimensions to the genealogy experience.
Doors will open at approximately 7 p.m. so you can pick-up handouts, review books and journals, and network with other participants. Tony Kierna will start the program at 7:30 p.m. with introductions of new participants and a brief review of handouts and genealogical matters. We will end the program by 9:30 pm.
For further information contact Tony Kierna at 847-923-3390.
Schaumburg Township District Library