25
February
2017
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08:00 AM
Europe/Amsterdam

Hooking the Younger Generation on Family History

https://biblioottawalibrary.ca/en/blogs/hooking-younger-generation-family-history

Summary

Are you using Family Day to work on your family history? Or are you taking a break to spend time with living family members, and maybe even share some family history stories with them? It can be a challenge, though, to pry the younger members of the clan from their social media screens long enough to interest them in the exploits of past generations. Here are some suggestions for catching their attention:

For the very young, stories about families and intergenerational bonds will increase their awareness of the importance of family, and give you a starting point for telling them about people in their own family tree.