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April 2014 Events for LLCGS
April 6 - Lincoln-Lancaster County Genealogical Society, Finding Living Relatives, presented by Mike Meyer and Lila Garner, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m., Walt Branch Library, 6701 S. 14th St, Lincoln, NE April 8 - Lincoln-Lancaster County Genealogical Society, A Pionee...
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Goin' to Kansas City! Kansas City Here We Come!
Actually, the "Genealogy Girls Gone Wild" weekend in Kansas City was two weeks ago and what a weekend it was! Back in 2010, I met fellow bloggers Diana Ritchie who writes the Random Relatives blog and Jenna Mills who writes the Desperately Seeking Surnames ...
Actually, the "Genealogy Girls Gone Wild" weekend in Kansas City was two weeks ago and what a weekend it was! Back in 2010, I met fellow bloggers Diana Ritchie who writes the Random Relatives blog and Jenna Mills who writes t...
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Upcoming LLCGS Events
2014 March 6 - Lincoln-Lancaster County Genealogical Society discussion group led by Bob and Arlene Houser, 1:00 - 3:00 p.m., St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1144 M Street, Lincoln, more information at  www.llcgs.info March 9 - Lincoln-Lancaster County Ge...
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Life Transitions and Family History
Readers of this blog may have noticed that I've been on a bit of "leave of absence" from blogging for the last couple years. From a high of 318 posts in 2010 to only 12 in 2013. Some of you know that I had been my father's caregiver since 2004. His passing ...
Readers of this blog may have noticed that I've been on a bit of "leave of absence" from blogging for the last couple years. From a high of 318 posts in 2010 to only 12 in 2013. Some of you know that I had been my father's ca...
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Upcoming events for LLCGS
October 27, 2013 - Lincoln-Lancaster County Genealogical Society presents Heritage Gifts Worth Giving by Phyllis Ericson. 2 - 4 pm, Walt Branch Library, 6701 S. 14th St., Lincoln November 3, 2013 - Lincoln-Lancaster County Genealogical Society - help sessio...
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Family Tree Magazine has named the Facebook Group, The Organized Genealogist, one of the top 40 social media mavericks!
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Copyright or Copy Wrong?
Join me at Walt Branch library next Sunday afternoon for a discussion of how copyright laws impact genealogists. Learn what information or images you may use in your genealogy and how to protect your own intellectual property. Joining me in this discussion ...
Join me at Walt Branch library next Sunday afternoon for a discussion of how copyright laws impact genealogists. Learn what information or images you may use in your genealogy and how to protect your own intellectual property...
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Back to blogging after quite a long leave of absence.
Readers of this blog may have noticed that I've been on a bit of "leave of absence" from blogging for the last couple years. From a high of 318 posts in 2010 to only 12 in 2013. Some of you know that I had been my father's ca...
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It's For My Dad - Kenneth L Petersen
Over the course of my lifetime, I've known him as Daddy, Dad, Ken, and then back to Daddy again. There were times when I felt responsible for him losing his job as a salesman for the Lifesavers candy company. He was on the road in South Dakota that hot summ...
Over the course of my lifetime, I've known him as Daddy, Dad, Ken, and then back to Daddy again. There were times when I felt responsible for him losing his job as a salesman for the Lifesavers candy company. He was on the ro...
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Thank you all for the nice comments. It's easy to write when it comes from the heart.
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If you want to receive notifications when iPad/iPhone apps are free, get the Apps Gone Free app - I've picked up some "expensive" apps at no cost.
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I've gotten some wonderful productivity apps from this app AND it is a must to have if you have kids or grandkids that use the iPad.  They often have kid games and educational apps for free too!
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