2019 Summer Speaker Series: Your Family Stories: What DID They Say?
Featuring John Philip Colletta, Ph.D.
Maryland Heights Community Center
2300 McKelvey Road
8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.
- Breaking through Brick Walls: Use Your HEAD!
- Turning Biographical Facts into Real Life Events: How to Build Historical Context
- Principles of Good Writing and Storytelling
- Writing a Narrative Family History: The Snares and Pitfalls
Monday through Thursday, 15–18 July 2019
4 Sunnen Drive, Suite 140, Maplewood, Missouri
9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. each day
- Hands-on practice
- Advice on best practices for writing short stories, articles, and/or your family history book.
Featuring local writers/editors Viki Fagyal, Bob Goode, Ilene Murray, and Jane Theissen, and Liz Kelley, publications manager at No Waste Publishing.
You can learn more about the Institute and how to register on our website.
Save $15 by registering for both the Speaker Series and the Writing Institute together. Both registration booklets have the combination price and you can register online at our secure store.
2019 Salt Lake City Research Trip
Sunday, 27 October–Sunday, 3 November
- Seven nights at the Salt Lake Plaza Hotel
- Shuttle service to and from the airport
- Sunday dinner
- Monday evening meeting
- Individual assistance all week from two experienced leaders
- Pre-trip meeting
- Electronic mailing list for out-of-town participants