Genealogy Blogging Events for the week of 27 June – 4 July 2014

Upcoming Events at GeneaBloggers

Here is a list of events and goings-on in the world of genealogy blogging. Here’s what is happening in the coming week:

Daze of the Week!

In each Genealogy Blogging Beat (a daily post) we now feature national holidays and some of the more offbeat holidays. Here are some dates next week to look out for so you can plan your blog posts for next week:

  • 27 June: “Dark Shadows” television premiere – Anniversary, Happy Birthday To You composed – Anniversary, Helen Keller’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Bomb Pop Day, and Death of Joseph Smith, Jr. and Hyrum Smith.
  • 28 June: Gilda Radner’s Birthday – Anniversary, Ramadan begins (at sundown), Stonewall Riot – Anniversary, and Uniform Holiday Bill (US) – Anniversary.
  • 29 June: Feast of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, Interstate Highways System – Anniversary, and LGBT Pride Day.
  • 30 June: Britain Surrenders Hong Kong – Anniversary, Gone With The Wind published – Anniversary, Lena Horne’s Birthday – Anniversary, Leap Second Adjustment Day, and Lincoln Highway created – Anniversary.
  • 1 July: Data Backup Day, Battle of Gettysburg – Anniversary, Internal Revenue Service established – Anniversary, Canada Day, President Cleveland’s Secret Surgery – Anniversary, First Instance of Photographs in a Newspaper, First US Postage Stamps Issued, Medicare started – Anniversary, and Zip Code Introduced – Anniversary.
  • 2 July: Amelia Earhart Disappears – Anniversary, Civil Rights Act of 1964 – 50th Anniversary, President Garfield Shot – Anniversary, Lawrence Walk Show premieres – Anniversary, and St. Louis Race Riots – Anniversary.
  • 3 July: Admission Day: Idaho and Quebec founded – Anniversary.
  • 4 July: John Adams and Thomas Jefferson Death – Anniversary, Calgary Stampede, Declaration of Independence approved and signed, Rube Goldberg’s Birthday – Anniversary, Ann Landers / Dear Abby Birthday – Anniversary, Lou Gehrig Day – 75th Anniversary and Tuskegee Institute Opens – Anniversary.

Happy Blogiversary!

Geneabloggers Happy Blogiversary

If your blog anniversary is coming up soon, make sure it gets on our GeneaBloggers calendar! Remember to send your blog anniversary info to GeneaBloggers.

Genealogy Conferences and Events

Conference Keepers

Conference Keeper is the resource to help you keep track of upcoming conferences on the national, state and local level! You can also learn more about call for paper and exhibitor deadlines and more! GeneaBloggers is proud to partner with Conference Keeper to make sure the genealogy community has the latest information on genealogy and family history related conferences in one convenient online location.

Genealogy Webinars This Week

GeneaWebinars

From the GeneaWebinars site:

“We provide information about how to attend genealogy-related online meetings, classes, hangouts, seminars and webinars, where there is a visual slide share and/or website or software demo for attendees to view.

Hosts may use a variety of platforms including Adobe Connect, AnyMeeting, Captera, Google Hangouts, GoToMeeting, GoToWebinar, Live Meeting, Skype, Web-Ex, and Wiggio, to name a few.

There are currently over 35 with posting access to this calendar and blog, and over 200 hours of scheduled instruction for genealogists wishing to hone their research skills during the coming year. If you’d like to join the calendar to post your organization’s events, just drop a note to Myrt@DearMYRTLE.com.”

For more information on genealogy webinars check out GeneaWebinars and thanks to DearMYRTLE for all her hard work in making this resource available!

GeneaBloggers on Facebook

GeneaBloggers on Facebook

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© 2014 copyright, Thomas MacEntee

Genealogy Blogging Events Week 20-27 June 2014

Upcoming Events at GeneaBloggers

Here is a list of events and goings-on in the world of genealogy blogging. Here’s what is happening in the coming week:

Daze of the Week!

In each Genealogy Blogging Beat (a daily post) we now feature national holidays and some of the more offbeat holidays. Here are some dates next week to look out for so you can plan your blog posts for next week:

  • 20 June: Ed Sullivan Show debuts – Anniversary, First Doctor of Science Earned by a Woman, Jaws film debuts – Anniversary, Take Your Dog To Work Day, World Refugee Day and Admission Day: West Virginia.
  • 21 June: Hurricane Agnes – Anniversary and Summer begins – Northern Hemisphere.
  • 22 June: Joe Lewis v. Max Schmeling Fight – Anniversary, Lightning Safety Awareness week begins, and Soviet Union invaded during WWII – Anniversary.
  • 23 June: First typewriter patented – Anniversary, Bob Fosse’s Birthday – Anniversary, Last Formal Surrender of Confederate Troops – Anniversary, and Alan Turing’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 24 June: Battle of Bannockburn – 700th Anniversary, Henry Ward Beecher’s Birthday – Anniversary, Berlin Airlift – Anniversary, Feast of Saint John the Baptist, and Gustavus Swift’s Birthday – 175th Anniversary.
  • 25 June: Battle of Little Bighorn – Anniversary, First color television broadcast – Anniversary, Korean Conflict begins – Anniversary, and Supreme Court Bans School Prayers – Anniversary.
  • 26 June: Bar Code First Introduced – Anniversary, Human Genome Mapped – Anniversary, United Nations Charter Signed – Anniversary, and Midred “Babe” Didrikson Zaharias’ Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 27 June: “Dark Shadows” television premiere – Anniversary, Happy Birthday To You composed – Anniversary, Helen Keller’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Bomb Pop Day, and Death of Joseph Smith, Jr. and Hyrum Smith.

Happy Blogiversary!

Geneabloggers Happy Blogiversary

If your blog anniversary is coming up soon, make sure it gets on our GeneaBloggers calendar! Remember to send your blog anniversary info to GeneaBloggers.

Genealogy Conferences and Events

Conference Keepers

Conference Keeper is the resource to help you keep track of upcoming conferences on the national, state and local level! You can also learn more about call for paper and exhibitor deadlines and more! GeneaBloggers is proud to partner with Conference Keeper to make sure the genealogy community has the latest information on genealogy and family history related conferences in one convenient online location.

Genealogy Webinars This Week

GeneaWebinars

From the GeneaWebinars site:

“We provide information about how to attend genealogy-related online meetings, classes, hangouts, seminars and webinars, where there is a visual slide share and/or website or software demo for attendees to view.

Hosts may use a variety of platforms including Adobe Connect, AnyMeeting, Captera, Google Hangouts, GoToMeeting, GoToWebinar, Live Meeting, Skype, Web-Ex, and Wiggio, to name a few.

There are currently over 35 with posting access to this calendar and blog, and over 200 hours of scheduled instruction for genealogists wishing to hone their research skills during the coming year. If you’d like to join the calendar to post your organization’s events, just drop a note to Myrt@DearMYRTLE.com.”

For more information on genealogy webinars check out GeneaWebinars and thanks to DearMYRTLE for all her hard work in making this resource available!

GeneaBloggers on Facebook

GeneaBloggers on Facebook

Check out the Facebook page for GeneaBloggers (http://www.facebook.com/Geneabloggers) and click LIKE in order to follow the latest news and events related to GeneaBloggers on Facebook.

© 2014 copyright, Thomas MacEntee

Genealogy Blogging Events Week 13-20 June 2014

Upcoming Events at GeneaBloggers

Here is a list of events and goings-on in the world of genealogy blogging. Here’s what is happening in the coming week:

Daze of the Week!

In each Genealogy Blogging Beat (a daily post) we now feature national holidays and some of the more offbeat holidays. Here are some dates next week to look out for so you can plan your blog posts for next week:

  • 13 June: Medgar Evers Assassinated – Anniversary, Friday the 13th, First Roller Coaster Opens – Anniversary, and Miranda Decision – Anniversary.
  • 14 June: Flag Day, National Bourbon Day, Trooping the Colour (UK), US Army established – Anniversary, World Juggling Day, and Worldwide Knit in Public Day.
  • 15 June: Admission Day: Arkansas, Father’s Day (US), Hee Haw television show debuts – Anniversary, Magna Carta Day (UK), and Native American Citizenship Day.
  • 16 June: Bloomsday and Psycho film debut – Anniversary.
  • 17 June: Bunker Hill Day (MA), Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Watergate Arrests – Anniversary.
  • 18 June: Battle of Waterloo – Anniversary, International Sushi Day, First American Woman in Space – Anniversary, and War of 1812 Declaration – Anniversary.
  • 19 June: Corpus Christi, Juneteenth, Lou Gehrig’s Birthday – Anniversary, and Rosenberg Executions – Anniversary.
  • 20 June: Ed Sullivan Show debuts – Anniversary, First Doctor of Science Earned by a Woman, Jaws film debuts – Anniversary, Take Your Dog To Work Day, World Refugee Day and Admission Day: West Virginia.

Happy Blogiversary!

Geneabloggers Happy Blogiversary

If your blog anniversary is coming up soon, make sure it gets on our GeneaBloggers calendar! Remember to send your blog anniversary info to GeneaBloggers.

Genealogy Conferences and Events

Conference Keepers

Conference Keeper is the resource to help you keep track of upcoming conferences on the national, state and local level! You can also learn more about call for paper and exhibitor deadlines and more! GeneaBloggers is proud to partner with Conference Keeper to make sure the genealogy community has the latest information on genealogy and family history related conferences in one convenient online location.

Genealogy Webinars This Week

GeneaWebinars

From the GeneaWebinars site:

“We provide information about how to attend genealogy-related online meetings, classes, hangouts, seminars and webinars, where there is a visual slide share and/or website or software demo for attendees to view.

Hosts may use a variety of platforms including Adobe Connect, AnyMeeting, Captera, Google Hangouts, GoToMeeting, GoToWebinar, Live Meeting, Skype, Web-Ex, and Wiggio, to name a few.

There are currently over 35 with posting access to this calendar and blog, and over 200 hours of scheduled instruction for genealogists wishing to hone their research skills during the coming year. If you’d like to join the calendar to post your organization’s events, just drop a note to Myrt@DearMYRTLE.com.”

For more information on genealogy webinars check out GeneaWebinars and thanks to DearMYRTLE for all her hard work in making this resource available!

GeneaBloggers on Facebook

GeneaBloggers on Facebook

Check out the Facebook page for GeneaBloggers (http://www.facebook.com/Geneabloggers) and click LIKE in order to follow the latest news and events related to GeneaBloggers on Facebook.

© 2014 copyright, Thomas MacEntee