Bend Genealogical Society, Deschutes County, Oregon

Bend Genealogical Society

Deschutes County, Oregon




International Genealogy Speaker and Teacher


BGS Spring Seminar

April 23, 2016

Genealogy Gems




Lisa Louise Cooke is the owner of Genealogy Gems, a genealogy and family history multi-media company. She produces and hosts the Genealogy Gems Podcast, an online genealogy audio show that brings research strategies and expert interviews to genealogists in 75 countries around the world, and recently celebrated 1.5 million downloads!

Lisa digs through the myriad genealogy questions & resources to deliver special gems to add to your family history trove!

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You’re Invited to the BGS Spring Seminar!
Lisa will WOW! you through these four Seminar presentations.
Applicable for all genealogists - beginners and advanced.
Get the Scoop on Your Ancestors with Newspapers –
Yearning to “read all about it?” Newspapers are a fantastic source of research leads, information and historical context for your family history. Learn Lisa’s approach to achieve success in locating news about your ancestors.
Genealogy Podcasts 101 —
Learn everything you need to know about how to find and listen to genealogy and history podcasts.  
Time Travel with Google Earth  —
Experience historic maps, images and videos coming together to create stunning time travel experiences in the free Google Earth program.
Inspiring Ways to Capture the Interest
of the Non-Genealogists in Your Family —

Learn how to capture the imagination of your non-historian friends and relatives. Lisa's projects are guaranteed to inspire your family to ask you to tell them more about the family tree!

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Bend Golf & Country Club (BGCC)

61045 Country Club Dr., Bend, OR  97702

Detour Required to reach BGCC - See Detour Map

$50 for BGS members — $65 for non-BGS members

Includes Syllabus and choice of luncheon salad