The Genealogy Center at the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne is offering hands-on computer sessions in using the Family Tree Maker software. Each session will focus on a specific section of the software, so attendees can register for one session or all seven. Participants should bring a flash drive to save their work.
The sessions are:
--Wednesday, March 14, 2012, 4:00 - 4:30 p.m., learn how to begin using Family Tree Maker in the Getting Started Session.
--Wednesday, March 28, 2012, 10:00-11:00 a.m., explore adding individuals, facts and notes on individuals and families in the People Session.
--Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m., experiment with adding maps and/or migration trails to your family tree in the Places Session.
--Wednesday, April 25, 2012, 2:30 - 3:15 p.m., add and categorize photos and documents in the Media Session.
--Wednesday, May 9, 2012, 2:30 - 3:00 p.m., create citations using templates and link sources to facts and media in the Sources Session.
--Wednesday, May 23, 2012, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m., publish your family history, charts, and genealogy reports in the Publish Session.
--Wednesday, June 13, 2012, 4:00 - 4:30 p.m., discover ways to search the Internet without leaving your Family Tree Maker software. Sync your Family Tree Maker database with Ancestry.com trees in the Web Search Session.
To learn more about each session, view their brochure. Registration is required as seats are limited for the classes. To register, please call (260) 421-1225 or e-mail Genealogy@ACPL.Info.