Tuesday, November 02, 2010


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.


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