Howard County (Maryland) Genealogical Society
Howard County
Genealogical Society
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Wednesday, November 13
How to Get a Good Digital Photo from Old Photos, Computer screen and much more
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Miller Library, 9421 Frederick Rd, Ellicott City, Md 21043
Discussion:  This presentation will cover such topics as understanding DPI and Resolution; where can you get photos of relatives from the past?  scanning and printing photos; how to get good images from a computer screen;  how to get good pictures using a cell phone from a photo in a picture frame; copying documents using your cell phone; how to scan large documents and photos;  and how to get good tombstone pictures.
 
Presenter: Gary Petranek. 
Gary retired from IBM after 41 years. He has been the Co-Director of the Washington DC Family History Center in Kensington, MD for the past 13 years. He has been doing genealogy research for 20+ years and has been an avid photographer “my whole life.” Gary hosts a RootsMagic user group once a month at the Family History Center.
 



Wednesday, December 18
December Meeting - Genealogy Roundtables
7:00 pm
Miller Branch Library, Frederick Road, Ellicott City, MD
Roundtables are on the program for this December General Membership meeting.  This event will entail member hosts at several tables discussing genealogical considerations for research on ancestors from specific countries.  Members will be allocated 15 mins each table and 5 min to change to another table (if desired). 



Saturday, January 11, 2020
January Meeting - TBD
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
5400 Vantage Point Rd, Columbia, MD 21044
Program TBD
 



Saturday, February 8, 2020
February Meeting - TBD
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
5400 Vantage Point Rd, Columbia, MD 21044
Program TBD
 



Saturday, March 14, 2020
March Meeting - TBD
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
5400 Vantage Point Rd, Columbia, MD 21044
Program TBD
 



Saturday, April 11, 2020
April Meeting - TBD
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
5400 Vantage Point Rd, Columbia, MD 21044
Program TBD
 



Saturday, May 9, 2020
May Meeting - TBD
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
5400 Vantage Point Rd, Columbia, MD 21044
Program TBD
 



Saturday, June 13, 2020
June Meeting - TBD
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
5400 Vantage Point Rd, Columbia, MD 21044
Program TBD