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Thursday, May 6
Power of a Picture - rescheduled  (Class)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Onlline - Zoom
Presented by Barbara A Lane
 
A photo is a window into the lives of our ancestors. Join us to learn how to research old photos, then how to scan, enhance, restore and colorize your images as well as a one-step solution to repair a scratch on your photograph. We will explore the latest storage, organization and photo editing software with their tools and features to learn how professionals would use them. You will gain a new perspective in using your old photos and documents and their potential to bring your images to life.
 
 
 
This event has been temporarily postponed and will be rescheduled.
Registration will re-open when a new date is determined.
 
 
 
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Thursday, May 27
Colonial America  (Study Group)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Online - Zoom
Facilitated by Jim and Pam Caruso
 
This month we will discuss New Hampshire and Rhode Island. Jim will present a historical overview of each.  Send an email to ColonialAmerica@crcgs.org if you have connections to either of these colonies and want to put something together to share with the group.
 
 
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Thursday, June 3
City Directories: No Town Too Small, No Clue Too Little  (Class)
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Onlline - Zoom
Presented by Thomas McEntee
 
Most genealogists aren’t taking full advantage of all the clues available in city directories. Learn how go beyond a mere “lookup” of your ancestor and their family. Understand how city directories were created, the secrets of various abbreviations, and how to use the F.A.N. Club approach to getting the most information possible.
 
Participants will learn the history of city directories, how important they were to even the smallest town, and how to extract every possible clue for your genealogy research. We’ll cover digital/online directories, how to deal with numbering grid and street name changes, what those “weird codes” mean and more.
 
Thomas MacEntee is a professional genealogist specializing in the use of technology and social media to improve genealogical research and as a means of interacting with others in the family history community.
 
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