Buffet price with iced tea is $33.07 per person, with payment there. E-mail Jim: email@example.com to sign up and get base access.
Also bring a $10 to $15 Christmas gift if you want to play the exchange a gift game.
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|Harriet showing how to access www.Ulukau.org a great website for |
searching people who lived in Hawaii
|Ad for H.M. Moore in city director and old Honolulu map|
|Some of the members getting ready for the meeting|
|Kathy Hudson giving presentation|
A template for an obituary (just the basics):
In addition, lots of genealogy news and tips were discussed (see web links below).
The refreshments were provided by Harriet Hoffman (drinks), and Faith Burgwinkel (who made delicious, and never-to-be-forgotten macademia nut bread pudding).
---California Death Index 1940-1997 – www.Ancestry.com (subscription)
---Maps: Google Earth (free) and Family Tree Maker software (purchase).
---Don Blanding – Aloha, Don BlandingCollectors Society. http://groups.yahoo.com/group/aloha-donblanding/
---Maureen Taylor, photo detective: http://www.maureentaylor.com
---YouTube genealogy videos: www.youtube.com/user/ancestrycom , www.youtube.com/user/GenealogyGems , www.youtube.com/user/DearMyrtle
|Madademia Nut Bread Pudding by Faith Burgwinkel|
|Harriet Hoffman, Fa'aki and Kurt Richter, and Stan Yon enjoying the meeting|
|Kurt and Fa'aki Richter in front of Tongan items like Tapa|
|The LDS Church - Bishop Sam Fong|
|Fa'aki and family|
|Home grown Taro, Manioca, Okinawa Sweet Potato, Cooked banana|
|Fa'aki and family|
|Jean Neuer introducing herself|
|Fa'aki , Ann Sloat , Angela Sacrider and others|
|Strawberry, melon, coconut fruit salad|
|Fa'aki with her book "From Tonga To Zion"|
|John Belcher explaining his family|
|Kurt and Fa'a Richter our newest members|
|Lois Durr in pioneer cap discussing her Pierce ancestors of Defiance Co., Ohio|