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Digitizing and Documenting Your Family History

Digitizing and Documenting Your Family History

Seating is limited. Registration is recommended. Walk-ins are also welcome. 

Dive into a realm where physical artifacts meet virtual storytelling. This session immerses you in the art of utilizing artificial intelligence for oral history creation, scanning, photo restoration, photo management, movie making and storytelling. Explore real-life case studies illustrating how to intricately weave your family's saga using multimedia methodologies. Discover invaluable free resources and best practices to preserve your family’s legacy. By the end of the session, you’ll learn about tools and techniques to create a digital family heritage library, which will be a timeless treasure for generations to come.

About the Speaker: Ron Chan is a seasoned lecturer on family history documentation principles, captivating audiences worldwide at genealogy workshops and libraries. As a published genealogy author, he has a passion for storytelling, teaching innovative methods to breathe life into ancestral tales. Ron is the Founder of the Bay Area Chinese Genealogy Group, dedicated to preserving ancestral stories. He's also a co-founder of the Chinese American GI Project, ensuring the legacies of veterans are not lost, forgotten or ignored. Ron shares with you how to capture and share family struggles of the past so future generations embrace, remember and learn from those who came before. 

This event is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Mountain View Library. 


Date:
Saturday, August 10, 2024
Time:
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location:
1st Floor Program Room
Presenter:
Ron Chan
Contact person:
Kyle Hval
Audience:
  Adults     Seniors  
Categories:
  Just For Fun     Science & History     Workshops  

Registration is required. There are 40 seats available.