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“Pinning & Tweeting your Family History” – South Orange County California Genealogical Society

March 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


South Orange County California Genealogical Society                                                             

“Pinning and Tweeting Your Family History” – Presented by Gena Philibert-Ortega

 Pinterest and Twitter are two social media websites that have a huge following, but are you using them for genealogy?  There’s so much you can do with Pinterest and Twitter in regards to genealogy.  In this presentation learn more about Pinterest and Twitter and why these two social media tools can help you learn, network, and find your family history.

About the speaker:  Gena Philibert-Ortega is an author, researcher, and instructor whose focus is genealogy and social and women’s history. She holds a Master’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies and a Master’s degree in Religion. Her published works include two books, numerous articles published in magazines and online, two volumes of Tracing Female Ancestors, and a QuickGuide from Legacy Family Tree.  She is the editor of the Utah Genealogical Association’s magazine, “Crossroads”.  The presentation will begin after a short business meeting at 10 a.m. and concludes at noon.

Visitors are invited to this free program on Saturday, March 16th, which includes refreshments.  The society meets at 27976 Marguerite Parkway at Hillcrest Drive.  Park and enter behind the LDS church.  For more information, contact vicepresident@soccgs.org

The SOCCGS Genealogy Research Center located at the Mission Viejo Library is open seven days a week with docents available to help you.  Visit www.soccgs.org for hours.


March 16
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Mission Viejo Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
27976 Marguerite Pkwy.
Mission Viejo, 92692 United States