Upcoming Speaking Presentations

2022

  • May 23rd, 2022–Verona Public Library, Verona, Wisconsin (Zoom)
    • Using Social Media to Enhance Your Genealogical Research
  • May 26th, 2022–Hudson Public Library, Hudson, WI (Zoom)
    • How to Use FamilySearch
  • May 31st, 2022–Norwegian-American Genealogical Association, Minnesota (Zoom)
    • Scrolling through Norwegian Genealogical Resources Online
  • June 11th, 2022–Dane County Area Genealogical Society (Zoom)
    • Using Google Workspace for Genealogical Research
  • June 16th, 2022–Hudson Public Library, Hudson, WI (Zoom)
    • “Oh It’s Around Here Somewhere…”: What is hiding in your storage areas that can help your genealogical searches?
  • July 7th, 2022–New Glarus Public Library, New Glarus, Wisconsin
    • Farming, Factories, and The Frontier: Midwestern genealogy basics
  • July 9th, 2022–Virtual Genealogical Association (Zoom)
    • Using Google Workspace for Genealogical Research
  • July 11th, 2022–Sun City Palm Desert Genealogy Club, California (Zoom)
    • I Love to Tell the Story
  • July 27th-29th, 2022–American Historical Society of Germans from Russia
    • Using Google Workspace for Genealogical Research
  • September 10th, 2022–Dane County Area Genealogical Society
    • Cookbooks and Genealogy
  • September 18th, 2022–Questing Heirs Genealogy Society (Zoom)
    • Farming, Factories, and The Frontier: Midwestern genealogy basics
  • September 23rd-25th, 2022–We Are Cousins Virtual Genealogy Conference
    • Genealogical Evidence: How to organize and verify your genealogical materials
  • September 28th, 2022–Waukesha County Genealogical Society, Waukesha, Wisconsin
    • “Oh It’s Around Here Somewhere…”: What is hiding in your storage areas that can help your genealogical searches?
  • October 8th, 2022–Wisconsin Historical Society
    • Mining Records
    • Prison Records
    • Westward Migration
    • Genealogical Evidence
  • Fall 2022–George Culver Community Library, Sauk City, Wisconsin
    • Roaming the Stacks: Looking to the Library to Help Fill Holes

Past Presentations

  • (2022) Barneveld Public Library, Barneveld, Wisconsin
    • Genealogy 101
  • (2022) Virtual Genealogical Association (Zoom/YouTube/Live)
    • Finding Aids Come to the Rescue
  • (2022) Hudson Public Library, Hudson, Wisconsin (Zoom)
    • Hop In for a Genealogy Road Trip: How to plan a genealogical jaunt to see the family sites
  • (2022) Swedish Genealogical Society of Minnesota (Zoom)
    • “Oh It’s Around Here Somewhere…”: What is hiding in your storage areas that can help your genealogical searches?
  • (2022) Appleton Public Library, Appleton, Wisconsin (Zoom)
    • There They Are!: Finding your ancestor in Norwegian documents
  • (2022) Hudson Area Public Library, Hudson, Wisconsin (Zoom)
    • Using Social Media to Enhance Your Genealogical Research
  • (2022) Carver County Library, Minnesota (Zoom)
    • Using Social Media to Enhance Your Genealogical Research
  • (2022) Ellsworth Public Library, Ellsworth, Wisconsin (Zoom)
    • Genealogy 101
  • (2021) Wisconsin Historical Society (Zoom)Norwegian genealogy workshop
    • Digitalarkivet: What to know and how to do it
    • Ole Oleson had a Farm: How to find a farm in a Norwegian haystack
    • How Religion in Norway Affected Our Ancestors
    • The Borders and Boarders of Norway: The people who called Norway home
  • (2021) Louisiana State University (Zoom)
    • Genealogical Evidence
  • (2021) Kenosha Public Library, Southwest Branch, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Zoom)
    • Genealogy 101: Getting started on your genealogical journey
  • (2021) Washington County Library, Mahtomedi, Minnesota (Zoom)
    • I Love to Tell the Story: How to present your family history
  • (2021) DeForest Area Public Library, DeForest, Wisconsin (Zoom)
    • Genealogy 101: How to get started on your genealogical journey
  • (2021) Louisiana State University (Zoom)
    • Genealogical Materials: Getting started on your genealogical journey
  • (2021) Sun Prairie Public Library, Sun Prairie, Wisconsin (Zoom)
    • Hop In for a Genealogy Road Trip: How to plan a genealogical jaunt to see the family sites
  • (2021) Sun Prairie Public Library, Sun Prairie, Wisconsin (Zoom)
    • Genealogy 101: Getting started on your genealogical journey
  • (2021) Dane County Area Genealogical Society (Zoom)
    • There They Are!: Finding your ancestor in Norwegian documents
  • (2021) Washington County Library, Cottage Grove, Minnesota (Zoom)
    • Upstairs/Downstairs: What is hiding in your storage areas that can help your genealogical searches?
  • (2021) Larry Meiller Show, Wisconsin Public Radio (on air)
  • (2021) Tre Lag Stevne, Middleton, Wisconsin (in-person)
    • Norwegian Folklore and The Plague
  • (2021) Oregon Public Library, Oregon, Wisconsin (Zoom)
    • Genealogy 101: Getting started on your genealogical journey
  • (2021) Waupun Public Library, Waupun, Wisconsin (Zoom)
    • Genealogy 101: Getting started on your genealogical journey
  • (2021) Wisconsin Historical Society (Zoom)Norwegian Genealogy Workshop
    • “Jeg bor i amerika”: Norwegians in America
    • There They Are!: Finding your ancestor in Norwegian documents
    • Scrolling through Online Norwegian Genealogical Resources
    • “This was a Viking Hub”: A sentence that led to a genealogical quest
  • (2021) Maricopa County Library District, Sun City, Arizona (Zoom)
    • Using Social Media for Your Genealogical Research
  • (2020) Kenosha Public Library, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Zoom)
    • Using Social Media for Your Genealogical Research
  • (2020) Kenosha Public Library, Kenosha, Wisconsin (Zoom)
    • Roamin’ the Stacks: Looking to the Library to Help Fill Holes
  • (2020) Dane County Area Genealogical Society
    • Upstairs/Downstairs: What is hiding in your storage areas that can help your genealogical searches?
  • (2019) Dane County Area Genealogical Society
    • Using Social Media for Your Genealogical Research
  • (2019) Frank L. Weyenberg Library, Thiensville, Wisconsin
    • DNA and Genealogy
  • (2019) Belleville Public Library, Belleville, Wisconsin
    • Roamin’ the Stacks: Looking to the Library to Help Fill Holes
  • (2018) Family Reunion, Platteville, Wisconsin
    • Genealogy 101
  • (2018) Family Reunion, Mineral Point, Wisconsin
    • Genealogy 101
    • DNA and Genealogy
  • (2018) Frank L. Weyenberg Library, Thiensville, Wisconsin
    • Genealogy 101
  • (2018) Portage Genealogy Group, Portage, Wisconsin
    • Using Social Media for Genealogy
  • (2018) Wisconsin Historical Society
    • Roamin’ the Stacks: Looking to the Library to Help Fill Holes