Two regional Apple Consultants of the Apple Consultants Network (ACN), Dwight Winegar and William McVay, will give presentations on some of the latest Apple, Inc. news and products Thursday.

The time and location have yet to be announced. Those interested in attending should e-mail or or call 707-496-6324.

ACN is planning to have a few items on display, but cannot guarantee which models will be available. Consultants will also give a brief introduction to Apple programs.

Presentations will begin with Winegar's andquot;State of the the Apple: New Hardware and Software.andquot; This will cover the latest software and hardware since last summer, including the iPod Touch, Leopard, Leopard Server, iWork '08.

Next, andquot;Doing Business on the Macandquot; by McVay will demonstrate Mac products for everything from sales to project management to accounting.

andquot;God and Family on the Mac,andquot; also by McVay will explain how religious and non-profit organizations use Podcasts and andquot;Just in Timeandquot; on-site DVD recordings. He will also demonstrate andquot;Accordanceandquot; Bible software and andquot;Reunion,andquot; a genealogy database system for constructing family history using historical information and incorporating photos and videos, charting relationships and documenting sources.