Thursday, October 31, 2013

Preserving Your Family’s Oral History and Stories

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Many of us got our start in tracing and preserving our family history based on a story, perhaps one you heard as a child. Do you remember how engaging that story was? Was it the story itself or how the storyteller presented the information? Whatever the reasons, the story had an impact and if not preserved on paper or in an audio recording, that story is somehow preserved in your mind.

Fast forward to the 21st century and it seems that “what’s old is new again” with storytelling one of the hot buzz words. The fact is that oral history and storytelling as it involves family and ancestry has been around ever since humans walked the earth. Before writing forms existed and even as recently as the early 20th century with a lack of vital records, family history was preserved as oral history.

A Free Webinar, Coupon and a Special Gift!

On Wednesday, November 6, 2013, at 7:30 pm Central (8:30 pm Eastern), Saving Memories Forever will present a free webinar, Preserving Your Family’s Oral History and Stories. Click here to register today!

BONUS: If you sign up for our mailing list during the registration process, once the webinar is over you’ll receive a special Saving Memories Forever coupon as well as a special gift: a copy of the new e-book Preserving Your Family’s Oral History and Stories.

The Preserving Your Family’s Oral History and Stories webinar will provide you with all the information on the latest methods and tools used to capture and preserve those family stories. In addition, once you've learned how it easy it is to build a family archive of stories, you’ll want to share them with others using the tips and tricks shared during this webinar.

The webinar will be presented by one of the leading presenters of genealogy and family history webinars: Thomas MacEntee. Thomas is the founder of GeneaBloggers.com, a community of over 3,000 family history bloggers around the world, and a nationally-known genealogy professional, author, speaker and educator.

Can’t Attend? We’ve Got You Covered

We’ll be recording this webinar and posting it at the Saving Memories Forever website so you’ll be able to learn all the valuable tips and tricks to preserving your family’s special memories.

Register Today!

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Title:  Preserving Your Family’s Oral History and Stories
Date:  Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Time: 7:30 p.m.– 8:30 p.m. CDT (8:30 p.m.– 9:30 p.m. EDT)

Space is limited! Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://www4.gotomeeting.com/register/701385823
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