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Wednesday, February 2
Beginning Genealogy Class #1  (Genealogy Class)
10:00 am to 12:00 am
Riley Co. Genealogical Society Research Library, 2005 Claflin, Manhattan, KS 66502
Beginning your research using personal knowledge, personal records, and Bible records.  How to interview relatives.
 
Text Joan Smith at 785-537-4778 to enroll.


Wednesday, February 9
Beginning Genealogy Class #2  (Genealogy Class)
10:00 am to 12:00 am
Riley Co. Genealogical Society Research Library, 2005 Claflin, Manhattan, KS
Organizing your personal information and developing a research plan.  Sorting photographs.  Deciding what and where you need to research.
 
Text Joan Smith at 785-537-4778 to enroll.


Wednesday, February 16
Beginning Genealogy Class #3  (Genealogy Class)
10:00 am to 12:00 am
Riley Co. Genealogical Society Research Library, 2005 Claflin, Manhattan, KS
Utilizing your computer for research.  Understanding GEDCOM.  What are the genealogy programs online.  Do you want to use personal genealogy programs such as Roots Magic, etc. analyzing cost, utility and interchange between online programs.
 
The 4th class in this series will be held on February 23 at 10:00 a.m.
 
Text Joan Smith at 785-537-4778 to enroll.


Sunday, February 20
The Three Empires of Abilene: From Stagecoach to Interstate  (Educational Program)
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Manhattan Public Library Auditorium, 629 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS
A program on the 3 most impactful eras in Abilene:  Joseph McCoy's Cowtown, C.L. Brown's United Utility Empire, and the upbringing of a future president.  Presenter:  Michael Hook, President of the Seelye Mansion Foundation, Development Coordinator of Old Abilene Town, Educator with the Eisenhower Foundation, former director of Historical Society of Dickinson County.


Wednesday, February 23
Beginning Genealogy Class #4  (Genealogy Class)
10:00 am to 12:00 am
Riley Co. Genealogical Society Research Library, 2005 Claflin, Manhattan, KS
Looking at Ancestry.com and Familysearch.org and wiki -- and what each offers, including DNA.  How to use these programs for research and documentation.
 
Text Joan Smith at 785-537-4778 to enroll.