Speaking Engagements 2024

Are you looking for a speaker for your group? Explore my program options.  Programs include topics of genealogy, writing, family patterns, ancestral healing, and WWI & WWII research & writing.

Book your 2024 80th Anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge or 2025 80th Anniversary of VE and VJ Day Program now. See possibilities for military programming.

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Saturday June 8, 2024  10:00 a.m. CDT

Researching WWII Online.  Zoom program for the South Suburban Genealogical Society (IL).

Wednesday June 12, 2024  7:00 p.m. Mountain Time

The Greatest Generation  Zoom program for the Pike's Peak Genealogical Society, CO

Thursday June 13, 2024  7:00 p.m. CDT

The Greatest Generation  Live program for the Fox Valley Genealogical Society, Naperville, IL. This event will be held at Naperville Municipal Center – Room B (Lower Level). 400 S Eagle St, Naperville, IL 60540


Saturday, September 7, 2024 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. A double-header of my 2-part military research strategy LIVE at the Wilmington Public Library District, Wilmington, IL.

9:30 a.m. Research a Veteran

11:00 a.m. The Greatest Generation  

Thursday, September 12, 2024  6:30 p.m. CDT. Tavern Night live programs at the Museums at Lisle Station Park, Lisle, IL.

Why Was Grandma So Mean?  


Thursday, October 10, 2024  6:30 p.m. CDT. Tavern Night live programs at the Museums at Lisle Station Park, Lisle, IL.

Circle of Influence.  


Saturday November 9, 2024  9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. CST. Two live programs at the Museums at Lisle Station Park, Lisle, IL.

Research a Veteran. Part 1 of the military research strategy. Followed by a short break and then part 2, The Greatest Generation. 


Saturday, March 29, 2025 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. CDT

Echoes of Bravery: WWII Military Research. Live Genealogy Day programs at the Fountaindale Library in Bolingbrook, IL. I'll be teaching three programs this day. Research a Veteran. The Greatest Generation. Researching WWII Online. 

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