Archiving Your Personal and Family Stories

 

PART 1
HOW TO LIVE FOREVER: SHARING YOUR STORY WITH FUTURE GENERATIONS

February 8, 2021

What happens when you look at family pictures or memorabilia?  What are the stories you remember?  And how many times have you promised yourself to share those memories with family members?  Cory Schneider, Women’s League Archives chair, presents tips and techniques and motivation to share who you are with future generations so that you will truly “live forever” in their minds and hearts.

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PART 2
HOW TO LIVE FOREVER: WRITING MY LEGACY AND FINDING MY VOICE

April 20, 2021

Education Committee Co-Chair, Ellen Kaner Bresnick presents varied ways in which we can make sense of our lives through the act of writing down our stories. At the same time, we learn how our life experiences can be unexpected and transformative as we experiment with different writing techniques that can help to enhance those legacy albums, scrapbooks, and other documents that we are leaving for those we love.

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PART 3
HOW TO LIVE FOREVER: HOW DO I MAKE IT SOUND THE WAY I WANT?

April 27, 2021

During this second session, Education Committee Co-Chair, Ellen Kaner Bresnick presents ways in which we can draft, revise, and edit our writings.

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