Oakland California FamilySearch Library/Class Schedule
|4766 Lincoln Avenue|
|Tue-Wed: 10:00 am – 9 pm|
Thu-Sat: 10:00 am – 4 pm
Class and Event Schedule
|Jan 4||Using GEDCOM in Personal Ancestral File (PAF)||Miller||1||10:30A|
|Jan 5||Intro to Personal Ancestral File (PAF)||Miller||1||1:30P|
|Jan 8||Using GEDCOM in RootsMagic||Miller||1||10:30A|
|Jan 8||Genealogy and Family History in the Digital Age||Matteson||1||7:00P|
|Jan 9||East Bay Genealogical Society Meeting||
|Jan 9||Mac Users Workshop||George||monthly||7:00P|
|Jan 15||Intro to Roots Magic||Miller||1||10:30A|
|Jan 15||AAGSNC* - Louisiana Study||
|Jan 18||Intro to Roots Magic||Miller||1||1:30P|
|Jan 22||Documentation in RootsMagic||Miller||1||10:30A|
|Jan 23||African American Workshop||Collins||monthly||6:30P|
|Jan 25||Documentation in RootsMagic||Miller||1||1:30P|
|Jan 29||CGS Intermediate Series Begins (Probate)||Johnston||1 of 10||10:30A|
|Jan 29||AAGSNC* - Beyond the Census Workshop||
Introduction to Personal Ancestral File (hands-on) - Instructor, Ken Miller - This is a hands-on introduction to the free genealogical data management program, Personal Ancestral File (PAF). It will cover how to open the program, entering data, documentation and adding pictures. There is no charge for the class but there will be a small fee to cover the cost of handouts. We would appreciate pre-registration at email@example.com or 510-531-3905 as the class is limited to 8 participants. Bring a flash drive if you have one.
Introduction to Roots Magic - Instructor, Ken Miller - This is a hands-on introduction to the genealogical data management program Roots Magic. It will cover opening the program, entering data, using templates for sources and notes, and adding pictures. The Webinar on Using RootsMagic will be included on the CD that will be given to participants. There is no charge for the class but there will be a small fee to cover the cost of handouts. We would appreciate pre-registration at firstname.lastname@example.org or 510-531-3905 as the class is limited to 8 participants. Bring a flash drive if you have one.
African-American Workshop - Encountering challenges overcoming those brick walls while conducting your family's African American genealogical research? Unsure of which research strategies and techniques can assist you in locating your ancestors? Are you unable to conduct your research beyond the magical year of 1870, (the first year African Americans were enumerated in the U.S. Census)? If you said yes to any of these questions, then the African American Research Workshop (AARW) may be the remedy to your genealogical challenges! The workshop is scheduled the fourth Wednesday of each month. Instruction takes place during convenient evening hours; 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Individual assistance is provided from 8:00 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. No pre-registraton necessary! Genealogy and Family History in the Digital Age. (For beginners and those returning to genealogy) - This class will give you a broad overview of how family history has changed with the aid of the Internet, some basics on keeping it simple, organizing, reducing the paper, and moving forward without being overwhelmed.