Terry Fortner, granddaughter of "YESTERYEAR I LIVED IN PARADISE" author Myrtle Scharrer Betz, presents the history of her family connection with Caladesi Island. The talk will be accompanied by vintage photos of the homestead and family members. Terry will share about efforts to reconnect with family in Switzerland.
Come and learn about some local history as well as explore research strategies that apply regardless of where your ancestors are from.
We will also use this opportunity to take a moment and thank the many volunteers who contribute so much to the objectives of our society.
The program will be preceded at 10am with a computers in genealogy Q&A session.
The event is free and open to the public.