Join us on Saturday, 6 June 2015, from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM for our monthly meeting in the Auditorium of the John F. Germany Public Library, 900 N. Ashley Drive, in downtown Tampa. Our speaker will be Kim Tucker, M. Ed., of RootsStories. She will present a program titled "Creating Your Own Family History Website and/or Blog the Easy Way."
Do you need an easy way to share photos, your family tree, stories, records, and other information with your family for an upcoming family reunion? Do you want to attract unknown distant cousins and need a little cousin bait? Do you want to to share all the hard
work you've done over the years? Do you want to write about your findings and use your website and/or blog as a creative outlet? It's easier than you think.
Kim Tucker has over six years experience in genealogy and family history research. She recently taught a beginning genealogy course for the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of South Florida. She also wrote an online class for the National Institute for Genealogical Studies for professional genealogists to learn how to make websites for their businesses.
Kim is a publication's designer in managing editor at USF by day. She maintains fairies webpages and manages the creation of online education and training materials. She was past communications director at the USF College of Education and a producer for PBS/W EDU – TV. She also taught Writing Level IV- English for Academic Purposes at Hillsboro Community College. She is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, the National Genealogical Society, the Association of Personal Historians, the New England Historic Genealogical Society, the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, the Detroit Genealogical Society, in the Florida Genealogical Society (Tampa), among others. Her website is at http://www.rootstories.com