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15 April 2011

Writing and Publishing Your Family History with Nora Profit

Nora Profit
Saturday, June 11, 2011
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

California Genealogical Society and Library
2201 Broadway, Suite LL2
Oakland, California 94612

Everyone has a story to tell. What about you? You've done the research, gathered the facts, and now you're ready to write your family history.

Join Nora Profit for an afternoon and learn how categorize your experiences, memories and family traditions and present them in a cohesive structure. The world is waiting for your one-of-a-kind story. Let Nora share the information you need to know to get it published.

This workshop is limited to twenty participants and is a free benefit of membership. Non-members fee is $20.00 (non-refundable) and can be applied towards membership on the day of the workshop.

Preregistration is required. Walk-ins will not be admitted. Registration confirmations will be sent to the first twenty participants to register. Additional names will be collected and placed on a waiting list in case of cancellations.

Register online.

Nora Profit is an award winning journalist, feature writer, columnist, author, and executive director of The Writing Loft. She is a contributing author to Chicken Soup for the Writer’s Soul and Chicken Soup for the Soul: Living Your Dreams as well as the author of 10 Glaring Mistakes Amateur Writers Make and How to Avoid Them.

A graduate of San Jose State University, Nora received a B.S. in Journalism and went on to own the public relations firm, The Profit Exchange, providing promotional materials for business and professional clients. Her speaking credits include the National Organization of Naval Officers, The Writer’s Resource Center, California Writing Club, and Romance Writers of America, groups associated with poets and writers, and numerous professional organizations.

Copyright © 2011 by Kathryn M. Doyle, California Genealogical Society and Library