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Family Stories—Open Discussion

May 17, 2023, at 10am

The May 2023 UMRA Family History Interest Group ZOOM presentation was an open discussion and question/answer session that covered a wide range of topics. 

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Family Stories: Open Discussion

Wed, May 17 2023, 10am

Event to be held via Zoom.

Join us for our final Family History Interest Group (FHIG) meeting for 2022-23 on Wednesday, May 17, from 10-11 a.m. via Zoom.  This will be an open forum for participants to ask questions related to family history, share insights, talk about recent projects, and suggest topics for 2023-24 FHIG meetings.  

If you would like to present on a FHIG topic next year please let us know.  

~ Lynn C. Anderson and Craig Swan, co-chairs   

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