• 00:59

    Unconferences for Your Genealogy Society

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    Join us for the next episode of FGS Radio - My Society, an Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies.
    This week’s episode hosted by Randy Whited is entitled Unconferences: Alternative Educational Opportunity for Your Genealogy Society. Our guests this week will be Amanda French, Research Assistant Professor and THATCamp Coordinator at the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media at George Mason University and Jon Voss, the Historypin Strategic Partnerships Director at We Are What We Do.  Together we will be discussing the concept of unconferencing and how it can provide a fun and unique educational experience for your society. In addition, this episode’s Society Spotlight will feature the Texas Czech Genealogical Society.
    Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

  • 01:15

    Genealogy Your Ancestors and You

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    Tonite Chief Langley talks about  Southeastern American Indian Genealogy.  Those Native that remain in the southeast. Chief Langley Gives a grassroots approach to understanding  History, Timelines  Customs and Traditions. This lecture will bring many into the understanding of getting beyond brick walls.  This is a spiritual walk of understanding who your ancestors were and who you are.  Remember your old stories  reflect, Remember the daily habits of your ancestors. Remember the herbs and medicines they made,  All these are precious memories that will aid in your research.

  • 00:49

    Facebook and Your Genealogy Society

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    Join us for the next episode of FGS Radio - My Society, an Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies. This week’s episode hosted by Thomas MacEntee is entitled Facebook and Your Genealogy Society. Thomas will be reviewing features of Facebook that your genealogy society should be using to connect with society members as well as potential new members. Learn how to create a Facebook page, the difference between pages and groups, and more! We will also be featuring FGS member society Massachusetts Genealogical Council in our weekly Society Spotlight feature. Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

  • 00:56

    Planning Your Genealogy Society Research Trip

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    Join us for the next episode of FGS Radio - My Society, an Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies.
    This week’s episode hosted by Randy Whited is entitled Planning Your Genealogy Society Research Trip. Our guest this week will be Pat Oxley, past President of FGS.  Together we will be discussing the adventures of planning a research trip for your society. Our Society Spotlight this week will showcase the Lincoln-Lancaster Genealogical Society.
    Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

  • 01:00

    Roundtable Programs for Your Genealogy Society

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    Join us for the next episode of FGS Radio - My Society, an Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies.
    This week’s episode hosted by Randy Whited is entitled Roundtable Programs for Your Genealogy Society. Our guest this week will be John Sabol, Cleveland area author and lecturer on local Czech and Slovak genealogy research. Join us as we discuss multi-topic roundtable programs for your society or, as John calls it, “Speed Dating for Genealogists.” We will also be featuring FGS member society the Tulsa Genealogy Society in our weekly Society Spotlight feature.
    Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

  • 01:00

    Kickstarter Funding for Your Genealogy Society Project

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    Join us for the next episode of FGS Radio - My Society, an Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies.
    This week’s episode hosted by Randy Whited is entitled Kickstarter Funding for Your Genealogy Society Project. Our first guest this week will be Kathleen Brandt of a3Genealogy whose Kickstarter project is to fund the digitization and transcription of the ex-slave Marriages of Saline County, Missouri. Our next guest will be Maureen Taylor, the “Photo Detective.” Maureen is using Kickstarter to produce “Revolutionary Voices”, a documentary of the 200 photographs of individuals who lived during the Revolutionary War. We will also be featuring FGS member society the Indiana Genealogical Society in our weekly Society Spotlight segment.
    Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

  • 00:52

    Focus on Genealogy Society Bylaws

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    Join us for the next episode of FGS Radio - My Society, an Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies. This week’s episode hosted by Drew Smith is entitled Focus on Genealogy Society Bylaws. Special guest Robert “Bobbi” King will join us as we review issues involved with society bylaws and ways to use them to strengthen your organization. In addition, we’ll be highlighting the Anchorage Genealogical Society in our weekly Society Spotlight feature. Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

  • 01:00

    FHISO: Family History Standards for Your Genealogy Society

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    Join us for the next episode of FGS Radio - My Society, an Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies.
    This week’s episode hosted by Randy Whited is entitled FHISO: Family History Standards for Your Genealogy Society. Our guest this week will be Roger Moffat, co-organizer of FHISO. Join us as we discuss standardization in the genealogical community. We will also be featuring FGS member society the Illinois State Genealogical Society in our weekly Society Spotlight feature.
    Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

  • 01:00

    Genealogy Society Initiatives That Work!

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    Join us for the next episode of My Society, a new Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies on Saturday, April 30, 2011 starting at 2pm Eastern, 1pm Central, 12pm Mountain and 11am Pacific when this week we'll be discussing: Genealogy Society Initiatives That Work! You can access shownotes at http://voice.fgs.org/2011/04/fgs-radio-genealogy-society-initiatives.html.
    Our special guest leading this discussion will be Kathryn M. Doyle, of the FGS-member society California Genealogical Society and Library in Oakland, California. Kathryn will outline some recent CGSL initiatives, how they came about and more importantly, how they were carried out to completion!
    Communications Director for the California Genealogical Society and Library in Oakland, California. Kathryn edits the society's eNews and writes their award-winning blog. As a member of the Publications/Marketing Committee, she helps promote the society's events and oversees social networking.

  • 00:59

    Print on Demand Publishing for Your Genealogy Society

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    Join us for the next episode of FGS Radio - My Society, an Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies.
    This week’s episode hosted by Randy Whited is entitled Print on Demand Publishing for Your Genealogy Society. Our guest this week will be Lisa Alzo, a Director with FGS and Chair of its Publication Committee. Join us as we discuss how to leverage print on demand services to reduce our costs while still providing quality print publications. We will also be featuring FGS member society the Irish Genealogical Society of Michigan in our weekly Society Spotlight feature.
    Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

  • 00:58

    Book Vendors: Your Genealogy Society Conference Best Friend

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    Join us for the next episode of FGS Radio - My Society, an Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies.
    This week’s episode hosted by Randy Whited is entitled Book Vendors: Your Genealogy Society Conference's Best Friend. Our guest this week will be Martha Mercer, of Maia’s Books.  We will also continue our series on FGS 2013 Conference featured speakers by having a conversation with Kris Rzepczynski, FGS Director and Archivist at the Archives of Michigan. We will also be featuring FGS member society the Bay County (Florida) Genealogical Society in our weekly Society Spotlight segment.
    Tune in to FGS Radio – My Society each week to learn more about genealogy societies and join in a discussion of the issues impacting the genealogical community.

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