Genealogy Blogging Events Week 28 February – 7 March 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!

Some of you may have noticed that in each Genealogy Blogging Beat 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:

  • 28 February: M*A*S*H Final Episode Aired – Anniversary, National Tooth Fairy Day, and USS Princeton Explosion – Anniversary.
  • 1 March: Admission Day – Ohio, Admission Day – Nebraska, Data Backup Day, Glenn Miller’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Craft Month begins, Peace Corps Founded – Anniversary, St. David’s Day – Wales, Salem Witch Hysteria begins, and William Bradford’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 2 March: Academy Awards, Celebrate Your Name Week begins, Dr. Suess Day, Texas Independence Day, and Telecommuter Appreciation Week begins.
  • 3 March: Admission Day – Florida, Alexander Graham Bell’s Birthday – Anniversary, Missouri Compromise – Anniversary and National Anthem Day.
  • 4 March: Casimir Pulaski’s Birthday – Anniversary, Admission Day – Vermont, Mardi Gras, National Grammar Day, Old Inauguration Day, and Town Meeting Day – Vermont.
  • 5 March: Crispus Attucks Day, Ash Wednesday, Boston Massacre – Anniversary, and St. Piran’s Day.
  • 6 March: Dred Scott Decision – Anniversary, Fall of the Alamo – Anniversary, and Michelangelo’s Birthday – Anniversary.
  • 7 March: Luther Burbank’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Day of Unplugging, and Bloody Sunday – Selma Civil Rights March – 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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Genealogy Blogging Events Week 21-28 February 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!

Some of you may have noticed that in each Genealogy Blogging Beat 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:

  • 21 February: Erma Bombeck’s Birthday – Anniversary, International Mother Language Day, Malcolm X Assassinated – Anniversary, The New Yorker Published – Anniversary, Nixon’s Trip to China – Anniversary, and Washington Monument Dedicated – Anniversary.
  • 22 February: Miracle on Ice Hockey Game – Anniversary, National Margarita Day, Open That Bottle Night, Washington’s Birthday, Woolworth’s Opens – Anniversary and World Sword Swallowers Day.
  • 23 February: Curling Is Cool Day, Diesel Engine Patented – Anniversary, and Iwo Jima Day.
  • 24 February: Gregorian Calendar Day, Hadassah Founded – Anniversary, and National Tortilla Chip Day.
  • 25 February: Enrico Caruso’s Birthday – Anniversary, Pierre Auguste Renoir’s Birthday – Anniversary, and World Spay Day.
  • 26 February: Grand Canyon National Park Established – 95th Anniversary, Johnny Cash’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Pistachio Day, and World Trade Center Bombing of 1993 – Anniversary.
  • 27 February: African Burial Ground National Monument Established – Anniversary, Marian Anderson’s Birthday – Anniversary, National Chili Day, and 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution Ratified.
  • 28 February: M*A*S*H Final Episode Aired – Anniversary, National Tooth Fairy Day, and USS Princeton Explosion – 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

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.

© 2013 copyright, Thomas MacEntee

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Genealogy Blogging Events Week 14-21 February 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!

Some of you may have noticed that in each Genealogy Blogging Beat 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:

  • 14 February: Admission Day (Arizona), ENIAC Computer Introduced – Anniversary, Ferris Wheel Day, First Presidential photograph taken, Frederick Douglass Day, League of Women’s Voters Formed, Snow Moon – Full Moon, and Valentine’s Day.
  • 15 February: Lupercalia, National Flag Day (Canada), Remember the Maine Day, and Susan B. Anthony Day.
  • 16 February: Do A Grouch a Favor Day, Edgar Bergen’s Birthday – Anniversary, and National Engineers Week begins.
  • 17 February: National PTA Founded – Anniversary and President’s Day.
  • 18 February: Battery Day, Cow Milked While In Airplane – Anniversary, and Pluto Day.
  • 19 February: Chocolate Mint Day and Japanese Internment – Anniversary.
  • 20 February: Ansel Adams Birthday – Anniversary and Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day.
  • 21 February: Erma Bombeck’s Birthday – Anniversary, International Mother Language Day, Malcom X Assasinated – Anniversary, The New Yorker Published – Anniversary, Nixon’s Trip to China – Anniversary, and Washington Monument Dedicated – 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

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.

© 2013 copyright, Thomas MacEntee

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