Sunday, June 29, 2014

July 2014 Meeting with Linda E. Serna

The next meeting for the Pommern Special Interest Group will be July 13, 2014 at the Immigrant Library (1310 Magnolia Ave, Burbank California) at 2 p.m.
1310 Magnolia Blvd, Burbank, CA 91506

Our guest speaker is Linda E Serna.  She has been involved with genealogy in researching and writing family stories for 30 years. In addition, she was privileged to work as a genealogist for the PBS Genealogy Roadshow program. Currently, she is amember of the Southern California Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists (SCCAPG), the Genealogical Speakers Guild (GSG), the California State Genealogical Alliance (CSGA), the Polish Genealogical Society (PGS-CA), and the Genealogical Society of Hispanic America (GSHA-CA) as well as being Vice President of Programs for the Orange County California Genealogical Society (OCCGS). Over the last 5 years, she wrote and gave several presentations on various topics for different groups in California and New Mexico, as well as teaching the Intermediate/Advanced class at her home group about twice a year. Linda is always in the process of writing new presentations. Her loves, in addition to public speaking, include history, writing, and traveling. She especially likes seeing how individual family stories fit in and make up the fabric of history.

Her topic will be "Genealogy as Detective Work."

Everyone is welcome and we hope to see you there.