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Family Tree Maker™ Special Interest Group - January 21, 2017 Meeting

California Genealogical Society & Library

Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (PST)

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Family Tree Maker™ Special Interest Group 

January 21st Meeting

 

A  Special Interest Group (SIG) has been formed devoted exclusively to the Family Tree Maker™ Software from Software MacKiev. Join the FTM-SIG facilitators Ron Madson and Karen Halfon on the third Saturday of each month, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the CGS classroom. 

 The topics for January 21ST:

  • User presentation of family history and FTM work.
  • Adding information labels to Family History photos using the FREE Windows image editor Irfanview.  Irfanview is available on all the CGS and Family History Center computers.
  • Adding information labels to Family History photos using the MAC and Windows image editor Photoshop Elements.
  • Creation of large Graphic Family Trees using Family Tree Maker and Photoshop Elements.

 Ron will be available at CGS for help with FTM issues 10:00 AM to12:00 noon, the morning of the FTM-SIG meeting.

A  FTM-SIG web site has been created at http://ftm-sig.org where you will find handouts of past meetings, the schedule, and topics for the upcoming meetings. The "Help-n-Hints" page of the site has a detailed description of Ron's recommendations for Family History Digital File Organization and Naming Digital Genealogy Files.

We invite you to enjoy drinks and snacks with us.

 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

• Class size is limited to 25 attendees. 

• Special Interest Groups are free to CGS members.

• Non-members are welcome to attend two meetings at no charge; thereafter, you may join       CGS and attend for free or pay $10 for each meeting attended.

Register early to confirm your seat. 

 

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California Genealogical Society & Library
2201 Broadway, Suite LL2
Entrance on 22nd Street
Oakland, CA 94612

Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (PST)


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California Genealogical Society & Library

Connecting people to their diverse family heritage

Whether you have Gold Rush ancestors or have no family connection to California, you will find extensive support for your genealogy research at the California Genealogical Society (CGS) in Oakland. The society offers research services, online indexes and databases, and a research library housing over 38,000 reference materials from California, the United States, and around the world. CGS is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation. The library is conveniently located in Uptown Oakland, one block north of the Paramount Theatre, at 2201 Broadway, Suite LL2. We are three blocks from the 19th Street BART Station.

Phone: (510) 663-1358

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