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2012-07-06 Inspired by Bernice/Dru Interview

*LunchBunch

Start: 12:10:01
End: 13:10:06
Chatters: Daviss, HistoryBuff, Selma, vkn

Daviss: Good afternoon alt!

HistoryBuff: Hey Daviss how are you?

Daviss: hello there HistoryBuff,how's it going? I am good

HistoryBuff: It's going. Trying to keep up.

Daviss: I hear ya HistoryBuff..Sometimes that is hard to do but trying is the key lol

HistoryBuff: LOL I always learn a great deal from Bernice's program, but last eve's topic really helped me a great deal with putting together my family reunion genealogy workshop.

Daviss: thats good HistoryBuff..I was in for a while but had to leave

HistoryBuff: Well please be sure to play it back. Dru's interview was excellent.

Daviss: You have a good deal of information though don't you

HistoryBuff: I do and my focus is to get more relatives active in genealogy research including the youth.

Daviss: I was in for about 30 mins or so and enjoyed that portion

HistoryBuff: My objective is make the learning process more interactive.

Daviss: so your relatives are near you?

HistoryBuff: Well the reunion takes place in Matteson, IL a suburb of Chicago.

Daviss: that would really make it worthwhile

HistoryBuff: ...last in week in july. That's the plan.

Daviss: good for you!

HistoryBuff: I think assisting in developing basic research skills would be a wonderful gift for all of the student kinfolks.

Daviss: Will this be your line or your hubbys line that is having the reunion?

HistoryBuff: My line, however, I would love to provide the same thing for my husband's clan.

Daviss: that's nice!

HistoryBuff: That is.

Daviss: Now what about your training for the archives, have you gotten that down?

HistoryBuff: It's always a learning process. I still haven't completed the written training exercise but I'm 80% finished.

Daviss: oh they have a written exercise huh, interesting?

HistoryBuff: I plan on taking 2 laptops, 1 scanner, music, arts/crafts and display materials for side-line consultations. Indeed the written exercises cover military, native american, census, immigration and naturalization topics.

Daviss: with all that wealth of info, I commend you. I am sure the people who come for the tours will be fed good hi there vkn!!

vkn: Howdy howdy howdy How is Daviss

HistoryBuff: Hey Vkn. Daviss, that's part two for the civil war museum.

vkn: How is History

Daviss: Daviss is hanging in here vkn

vkn: Hold on tight Daviss Howdy Selma

HistoryBuff: History is hanging also. Hey Selma.

Daviss: trying vkn thanks!

Selma: Afternoon folks...

Daviss: Hi Selma!!

vkn: Daviss mine ears are made for listening and hearing Hanging tough History it sounds easier than it is

Daviss: I talked with Angela last evening and the trucks were in the area...Hopefully they will have everything down pat by now

HistoryBuff: Did you all enjoy Dru's interview last night?

Selma: I missed last night..my sister called and I forgot I was suppose to be listening to the show..

HistoryBuff: Hope all goes well. I miss Angela's participation.

Selma: Hey where is our man ALT?

vkn: I went to sleep during the show and when I knew anything everyone was gone

Daviss: the good thing about it Selma is that we can catch those the next day

HistoryBuff: Oh sorry to that, Selma. Please be sure to playback the session. I think you'll like it.

Selma: Dru is doing such creative things..I saw her "first" hat presentation here in Newport News

vkn: Yes Daviss I will pick up where I left off and while I am multi ing

HistoryBuff: I sure it was wonderful.

Selma: I have to run folks..have a good day

Daviss: ok Selma take care

HistoryBuff: U2 Selma\

vkn: oopsie

Daviss: wb vkn

HistoryBuff: wb Vkn. :)

vkn: thankee mam thankee history you b running selma well that was fast

Daviss: I was listening to HistoryBuff's plan to have a mini class on genealogy at her reunion.. That is a great idea

HistoryBuff: As I was telling Daviss, part 2 of my journal involves building confidence in learning the african american civil war history well enough to provide tours. in the museum.

vkn: ahhhhhh very good what is basis for the course

Daviss: You had a couple of display tables also didn't you HB

HistoryBuff: Yes Vkn, I was inspired by Dru last evening. I was already planning the workshop presentation, but the Dru's interview provided some brainstorming for making the workshop interative. Mostly likely one table full.

Daviss: I know she will be thrilled to hear that HistoryBuff

HistoryBuff: The basis is to engage more relatives to begin their individual genealogy research.

vkn: That is super great I know that Dru and Bernice will be pleased to hear

HistoryBuff: Well, I'm truly grateful for the program.

vkn: That is worth a million $$$$$s

Daviss: yep!

HistoryBuff: Thanks for reminding me to provide them the feedback. I was definitely taking notes.

vkn: There is a thread on the GenHist board, History

HistoryBuff: Okay, Vkn, thanks.

Daviss: I am wondering why I still have to put in my info everytime I post vkn. It does not matter what forum

vkn: Call me daviss lol

Daviss: I am taking about my name, email addy and my password.. oh ok will do

HistoryBuff: wb Vkn.

vkn: Are you using FireFox daviss

Daviss: no google Chrome

vkn: hmmmmmm I have started using Google use Safari as standard and FF for behind the scenes

Daviss: HistoryBuff, are you all expecting more rain out that way?

vkn: All of the brown outs sound llike something untoward to me

HistoryBuff: I haven't heard yet, but it's suppose to get a little cooler. lol

Daviss: its something isn't it vkn

vkn: SOME thing daviss

HistoryBuff: Interesting enough my workplace's main campus was shut down due to a power outage that provided a fail for AC. So I arrived to work only to return home.

vkn: Somewhat cooler here today

Daviss: It is here also vkn

HistoryBuff: Has your temperature reached 100 today, Vkn.

Daviss: only 99 now and its usually around 103 at this time

vkn: no in the mid 70s not humid

Daviss: I saw that alt was in but I could not catch him before he logged out

vkn: but daviss that temp is standard for you right

HistoryBuff: It's 92 degrees here in DC.

Daviss: it is usually a little hotter this time of day vkn and it heats up more around the 3 oclock hour

HistoryBuff: hmmm interesting.

Daviss: I guess vkn

vkn: Yes it is Daviss called Maravilla

HistoryBuff: guess so.

Daviss: name sounds familiar

vkn: and the one near you is called Amber lights

Daviss: ahhhh

vkn: Not liking the sound of amber lights

Daviss: lol

vkn: well what say y'all to amber lights... like on your way out da door

Daviss: lol

vkn: There is a fountain near my apartment that they call Serenity Garden.... not liking that either lol

HistoryBuff: lol

vkn: serene too soon lol

Daviss: I hear ya lol lol lol

vkn: Well more on the Precious Photos later

Daviss: ok will chat later

HistoryBuff: Okay young ladies, have a great day. Will chat with you all later. Bye.

Daviss: gotta run too have a goodday on phone

vkn: Okies daviss be good

Daviss: bye vkn k


18 Dec 2002 :: 1 Feb 2009
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