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Events & Activities

Southern California Family History Events

by Memoir Mentor on September 21, 2008

October 18—”Sharing Your Family’s Story”will be the topic for the Fall Seminar offered by North San Diego County Genealogical Society, 9:00 AM to 3:15 PM, Saturday, October 18 in the Carlsbad City Council Chambers, 1200 Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad. Wayne Anderson will speak on “From Database to Book,” Phyllis Young will discuss “Using a Short […]


Southern California Writers Events to Inspire You

by Memoir Mentor on September 2, 2008

Those who live near me in Southern California may want to take advantage of some local conferences and classes this fall to jumpstart your writing projects. I’ve listed below a few to consider. If you know of other classes or events, let me know and I’ll post them on my blog. Sept. 7—UCLA Writers Faire. […]


Events of Interest to Family Historians

by Memoir Mentor on July 1, 2008

I just attended a fabulous genealogy conference this weekend, the SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA GENEALOGY SOCIETY-sponsored Jamboree—now in its 39th year. With all that experience behind them, the folks in charge put on one of the best-run conferences I’ve ever attended. They thought of everything to keep attendees like me both intellectually stimulated and physically comfortable. The […]