ѻ September 8: "Collections Stewardship: Preserving Your Family's Heirloom Collections"
(Level: Beginner Presenter: Myra Valdez)
Do you have a collection of priceless family heirlooms tucked under your bed or in a closet? Perhaps you've been meaning to do something with that special quilt that your grandmother gave you or that special military medal collection that was passed down to you through the generations. What about that gorgeous wedding gown and fur coat? Or maybe a priceless work of art currently hanging in your living room above the vintage china that sits on the antique table? Would you like learn more about how you can practice better stewardship and continue to preserve these items for future generations?
If so, please join us for an informal presentation and open discussion where guidance will be provided on how to properly handle, preserve and store your priceless family artifacts.
General Topics include:
- The “Agents of Deterioration”
- Proper handling and re-housing techniques
- Multitude of optimal archival storage supplies that are readily available and where to find them
ѻ September 22: "Using Mobile Apps from FamilySearch"
(Level: Beginner Presenter: Vint Atkinson)
“Bring Your Smartphone!” This class will demonstrate using mobile device apps in your family history especially for FamilySearch.
If there is a family history topic you would like to have a workshop about, please send request to <mailto:email@example.com>