Wednesday, March 6, 2013

ISGS March 2013 Webinar – Back to Your Roots: Planning a Successful Heritage Research Trip

Want to learn how to make the most of your visit to an ancestor's homeland? Join us on March 12, where Lisa Alzo will show us how with her presentation Back to Your Roots: Planning a Successful Heritage Research Trip.

Date: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 8:00 pm Central

Description: Learn how to plan that dream trip to your ancestral homeland, including how and what to pack, book affordable travel and accommodations, how to create a workable itinerary, key tips for visiting archives and villages, and other secrets to make it your most memorable trip ever!

Presenter: Lisa Alzo

Lisa A. Alzo. M.F.A. is a freelance writer, instructor, and internationally recognized lecturer, specializing in Slovak/Eastern European genealogical research, writing your family history, and using the Internet to trace female and immigrant ancestors. She is the author of nine books, including the award-winning Three Slovak Women, and hundreds of magazine articles, and writes the blog "The Accidental Genealogist"


Recording and Handout Available to ISGS Members: For ISGS members who cannot attend the live webinar on February 12, a recording of the webinar, along with the handout, will be made available in the Members Section of the ISGS website at If you're not already a member of ISGS, visit Join ISGS! at for more information.

Spread the Word: Forward this email onto your friends and colleagues, post the information to social media sites and/or your blog/website, or print out a few copies of our webinar flyer to hand out at your local society meetings. The flyer can be accessed at

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