Monday, June 01, 2015


Going to be in Georgia, or have a Georgia relative or friend?

ALBANY, Ga. – Get the tools to map out your lineage with Thronateeska Heritage Center and Dougherty County Public Library at their upcoming digital genealogy workshop. The program will be held on Saturday, June 6, 2015 at the Dougherty County Public Library downtown off of Pine Avenue and will run from 10:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.

Youth Librarian Laura Elliot with lead the workshop and will be giving tips about changes in technology, archival software, utilization of photos in genealogy, proper storage devices and much more.

“The main purpose is to introduce the software and photo techniques for patrons to preserve their photos and research for future generations,” said Elliot. “This will make it much easier for their kids and grandkids to create their whole history continuing on and on.”

The cost is free, but prior registration is required because space is limited.

Contact Laura Elliot at 229-420-3244, to register.

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