We pass this on for our friends at the Santa Barbara Genealogical Society:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Event Date Nov. 19, 2011
Dr. Richard D. McBride to present FamilySearch™ at SB Genealogical Society Monthly Meeting
The Santa Barbara County Genealogical Society holds its monthly general meeting on Saturday, November 19th, at the First Presbyterian Church, 21 E. Constance at State Street, 9:30 am to 12:00 pm.
Dr. Richard D. McBride will discuss "Finding Records using FamilySearch.org."
Dr. McBride has been the director of the Los Angeles Family History Library for nearly seven years. He oversaw the multi-million dollar renovation that has made this state-of-the-art facility the largest Family History Library outside of Salt Lake City. He has been involved in family history research for more than 40 years.
FamilySearch™ contains records from countries all around the world and has almost 2 billion names indexed in its database. FamilySearch™ also has hundreds of audio and video research courses available online. It is an invaluable tool for anyone serious about family research.
Come join us. You do not need to be a member to enjoy this wonderful presentation. A calendar of genealogical events can be found at the Society web site.