Monday, August 26, 2013

September 7, 2013 - Tell Your Life Story with Eddie Adelman

The Greater Portland Genealogical Society meets at 1:00 on the first Saturday of every month at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints at 29 Ocean House Road in Cape Elizabeth, Maine. New members are always welcome. Come early as refreshments are served before the meeting at 12:30 and admission is free.
Sept. 7, 2013 - Tell Your Life Story with Eddie Adelman

Maine writer, storyteller and personal historian, Eddie Adelman, will present a program designed to encourage you to document your own life stories before they're lost forever. The presentation features a lively mixture of readings, music, instruction, inspiration and humor.

Adelman will offer easy to understand tips and instruction on memoir writing and oral histories. Woven in with the instruction are spoken excerpts from famous memoirs as well as emotional songs that will underscore the value of passing along precious memories.

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

3 Days Left For Early Bird Registrations

Maine Genealogical Society 
2013 Fall Conference

with featured guest

Laura Prescott

Saturday, September 21, 2013
Jeff's Catering
15 Littlefield Way

 Brewer, Maine

If you have been thinking about joining The Maine Genealogical Society (MGS) for our Fall Conference, but haven't made the commitment yet, now's the time to do it.  Our early bird registration deadline is fast approaching.  The deadline for your early registration is August 23, 2013

In addition to Laura Prescott, MGS will welcome Pam Stone Eagelson of Gen-nections, Dr. Carol McCoy, of and Judyth Barton Reitze co-director of the Bangor Family History Center.

We've got engaging speakers. We've got a variety of topics for family historians of all levels. We've got more a room full of vendors and we've got food.  Now we need friends (and sometimes family) to join us in September in Brewer, ME.

You can learn more through the  speakers and sessions through the conference website: