RootsTelevision & Megan Smolenyak at the FGS Conference

For all you lucky people that live in or near Indiana, note the following, from DearMYRTLE:

Roots Television at FGS
Roots Television would like to invite you to join us at exhibit booths 318 and 320 at the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS) 2007 Conference from August 15-18!

Come meet Megan Smolenyak Smolenyak, Dick Eastman and a special surprise guest (on opening day) in Fort Wayne, Indiana at the Grand Wayne Convention Center, 120 West Jefferson Blvd. Throughout the conference, we’ll feature the latest and greatest programs from the Roots Television website. Visit us to be among the first to learn about our Societies & Libraries contest ($1,000 prize to the winning organization!) and to watch Dick Eastman and our surprise guest conduct interviews (or maybe even be interviewed yourself!). Be sure to come by to share in the excitement!

And while you’re there, don’t miss these exciting presentations by Megan Smolenyak Smolenyak, co-founder of Roots Television and Chief Family Historian of

  • Trace Your Roots with DNA
  • Beyond Y-DNA: Your Genetic Genealogy Options
  • Find that Obituary! Online Newspaper Research
  • Reverse Genealogy: Techniques for Finding Your Lost Loved Ones
  • The Quest for Ellis Island Annie (Friday night’s banquet talk)

Megan will also be doing a book signing at the booth from 3:30-4:30 on the 16th.

Please forward this newsletter to your family and friends who are interested in genealogy — thank you!