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Did you know 1000memories will be at the Midwest
Genealogy Center (MGC), 19 Nov to feature their Shoebox App?1000 Memories
is offering a free scanning session at the Midwest Genealogy Center in
Independence, Missouri, on November 19, 2011. The event starts with a class
entitled, “Genealogy Clues In Your Family Shoebox” at 1:00 pm, followed by a
tutorial on how to use the 1000 Memories website (a free password-protected
website for sharing your genealogy) at 1:45 pm. Finally, you can scan your
photos and documents from 2-4 p.m. with unlimited scanning. The Goal This “Memory-Sharing Platform [will] help Missouri families digitize photo and video collections for the holidays.
This free event includes unlimited scanning
of photos and videos, a "show & tell" of great old photographs,
and a short class on vintage photography.
the week before Thanksgiving, Shoeboxology will show MGC participants how they
can make family photo sharing a big part of their holiday. “It’s a time when
families are together with the people who remember the stories and people
behind the photographs” says Mike Katchen, director of business development at
1000memories. “That’s why it’s so important to take advantage of holidays to
share these stories and save them for future generations”. It
is open to the public. Don’t miss out on this free opportunity! RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org.