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Workshop on Family History Article Writing, April 11, 2015

Professional Writer and Editor Danny Klein Will Present

APRIL 1, 2015 – JERSEY CITY, NJ — The Hudson County Genealogical & Historical Society, one of the only genealogy and family history groups focused entirely on the study of Hudson County, New Jersey, is pleased to announce the agenda for its April 11, 2015 meeting. Danny Klein, professional writer and editor, will present a workshop on Newsletter Article and Family History Article Writing.

Many people today are interested in capturing the stories of their families to preserve for future generations but don't know how to get started. In this workshop Danny Klein will help attendees understand the mechanics of getting important family history stories down on paper or in a computer and learn that it is not as daunting a process as you may think.

The Hudson County Genealogical Society Meeting will be held on April 11, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Secaucus Public Library's Panasonic Room located on the 2nd floor of the library at 1379 Patterson Plank Road, Secaucus, New Jersey. Admission and parking are free and the library is handicapped accessible.

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About the Hudson County Genealogical & Historical Society

The Hudson County Genealogical Society, a 501 (c)(3) New Jersey Non Profit Corporation, was formed in October 2007 to promote the study of genealogy and the history of Hudson County. The goal of the society is to collect, preserve and index this information in cooperation with local libraries and internet resources, to encourage adherence to the highest standards of research and documentation, to offer educational programs such as lectures, seminars and workshops and to promote the observance of Family History month.

For more information:
Web: www.HudsonCountyNJGenealogy.org
Email: info@HudsonCountyNJGenealogy.org
Twitter: twitter.com/HudsonCtyGeneal
Facebook: facebook.com/HudsonCountyGenealogy
YouTube: youtube.com/user/HudsonCtyGeneal

About Danny Klein

Danny is a founding board member of the Hudson County Genealogical & Historical Society, serves as the Society's Librarian/Archivist and on the Newsletter Committee. He was a reporter and editor at The Jersey Journal for 10 years and currently writes a monthly genealogy column for the paper. He works as a librarian at the New Jersey Room of the Jersey City Free Public Library.