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Building My Family Tree at the Genealogy Center

Take a trip down memory lane at the Genealogy Center. From their outstanding service and love for your family history story - you too can discover your roots from top to bottom at the nation's largest public Genealogy Center located in Fort Wayne, Indiana…

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Your Fort Wayne, Indiana Winter Itinerary

Everyone may not be a winter person, but there are still opportunities to get out and enjoy a winter weekend getaway to Fort Wayne, Indiana. From cozy indoor activities to special events, dining, and outdoor activities bundle up and brave the cold and create new memories in Fort Wayne this weekend…

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Spend the Weekend Uncovering Your Past in Fort Wayne, Indiana!

Everyone loves stories, whether in books, movies, or TV. But the most interesting story is often your own! Have you ever wondered what your past held or where you really  came from? Fort Wayne, Indiana's main library, located in downtown Fort Wayne, has the largest public genealogy center in the nation. It is also one of the most comprehensive. The great news is that almost all of the services are free. Even better news is that you can get waist deep in your family history in just two days…

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Discover Your Ancestry in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Uncover your family history, and discover your story! Tucked into downtown Fort Wayne, is a place where many peoples’ story lives! The Genealogy Center , is the largest public genealogy center in the nation, offering guests an unparalleled experience in discovering their family history…

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Finding your roots - Genealogists love Fort Wayne

With more and more easy to access tools like Ancestry.com, delving into family history is becoming a popular past time. There is a network now for people from all over the world to share what they've learned, and then potentially even connect with long lost relatives. It is no longer a niche…

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National Novel Writing in Fort Wayne

November has begun and so has National Novel Writing Month , the challenge to write 50,000 words in a month. The point of NaNoWriMo is not to produce a perfect book ready for print, but to do a rough draft that can be edited later. The site explains that the nonprofit’s approach to creative…

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There's more to discover at the Main Library than books!

If you haven't been to the Main branch of the Allen County Public Library , you're in for a real treat. This all-ages destination is a great place to spend a lazy afternoon. Here are a few of the highlights: The Main Library’s Jeffrey R. Krull Gallery is located directly inside the library’s…

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