BIGS Monthly Program Meetings
Monthly program meetings are held at the
Bainbridge Public Library located at 1270 Madison Ave N.
on the third Friday of the month from 10 AM – noon.
June 19, 2020 10:00 – 12:00
Presentation by guest speaker Susan Strawn via Zoom
Changing Clothes: Use Fashion Styles as Clues to Date Your Photographs
Many people inherit albums or boxes filled with old family photos, and nearly everyone has a few mystery photos. Old photos missing names, dates, or locations—and often labeled with suspect notations—may end up sold in flea markets or discarded.
How can researchers use clues in fashion styles to estimate dates or identify family members, saving those photos for the next generation?
BIGS Special Interest Group Meetings
BIGS Members Only
My Heritage (a paid subscription site) is similar, but not identical, to Ancestry.com and Familysearch.org. The free version provides some basic information. https://ww.myheritage.com/page/free-genealogy This meeting will not look at the DNA component of My Heritage. Note: See email to membership for the link to the Zoom discussion.
2nd Friday of the month
Friday, July 10, 2020 10:00 AM to noon
Watch for an email Zoom invite sent to the membership.
Topic: PowerPoint Tips to Help You Tell Your Family Story (and some Windows tools like Snip & Sketch)
Facilitator: Larry Noedel
Note: Those new to PowerPoint and Snip & Sketch are encouraged to explore the basics before attending.