LCGS Speaker & Topic | Meeting Date: Tuesday, 21 Feb 2017
Steven Waltz Morrison: “NOW WHAT? Options for YOUR Genealogy Education”
Ready to move your family history research up to the next level? This session provides and overview of ways to advance your genealogy skills and knowledge. It will review available seminars, conferences and training courses. Learn if an on-line or on-site training course is the best fit for your needs.
Steven Waltz Morrison is a member of the Puget Sound chapter of Association of Professional Genealogists. He is past president of the Olympia Genealogical Society. He holds a BS from Western Washington University, and an MPA from the Evergreen State College where he taught for seven years as an adjunct faculty. Steven's advanced training includes ten genealogical institutes.
He has presented at more than two dozen genealogical seminars and conferences throughout the Northwest. Steven was invited to speak at the Family History & Genealogical Conference in Provo, Utah; the Ulster American Heritage Symposium in Omagh, County Tyrone, Ireland; and in 2015 at the Yearly Meeting of Friends in Ireland, at Newry, in County Down.
In 1998 Steven began his genealogical journey by self-publishing a remembrance of his grandmother Waltz. It is now part of a millennium time capsule on the Washington State Capital Campus, and in the Family History Library at Salt Lake City. He's published multiple articles about Quakers, most recently in the 2016 fall edition of The Genealogist. For this The American Society of Genealogists awarded Steven the 2016 Scholar Award.
Visitors are always welcome!
The meeting is at
6:30 pm, with doors open at 6:15 at
St. John's Lutheran Church,
2190 Jackson Hwy, Chehalis, WA 98532