Join them on 7 November 2010 for a full afternoon (1 pm-5 pm) of genealogical workshops:
1-1:55 pm: Beginning Genealogy, presented by Beth Foulk of the Midwest Genealogy Center, a branch of the Mid-Continent Public Library system, Independence, MO.
2-2:25 pm: Lawrence Public Library staff will provide a brief look at the Genealogical Record Databases available online through the Library web site.
2:30-2:55 pm: Rebecca Christenson will talk about the resources available at the Family History Center in Lawrence, a branch facility of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.
3-3:25 pm: Kimberlee Ried from the National Archives at Kansas City, a regional depository for federal records for the North Central Plains, including Kansas and Missouri.
3:30-3:55 pm: Douglas County Register of Deeds Kay Pesnell will tell us about helpful genealogy resources available at the courthouse.
4-4:25 pm: Sheryl Williams of the Spencer Research Library, home to the Kansas Collection and KU Archives, will talk about the resources available there.
4:30-4:50 pm: Mary Burchill and members of the Douglas County Genealogical Society will talk about their organization and answer questions.