Curt Witcher, Manager of The Genealogy Center, kicks off Family History Month on Tuesday October 1st, at 2 p.m., in Meeting Room A with “What Am I To Do With This?!” A Basic Preservation Presentation on Caring for Family Treasures, concerning the basic best-practices regarding repairing, storing, and sharing family treasures.
Wednesday, October 2rd is Daughters of the American Revolution Day, with the ladies of the Mary Penrose Wayne Chapter in The Genealogy Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., to offer assistance to those interested in membership. At the same time, they are also hosting their Preserve Your Bible Records Project, for which you may bring in family Bible records for them to scan, then transcribe.
On Thursday, October 3rd, Delia Bourne will Introduce the New PERSI, at 10 a.m. in Meeting Room A, and on Friday, October 4th, Cynthia Theusch will explain Using Interlibrary Loan to Enhance Your Research, in Meeting Room A at 10 a.m.
Saturday, October 5th, Margery Graham of the Allen County Genealogical Society of Indiana will host Beginning Genealogy, a workshop for beginning family historians. For more information, see the Registration form. Plus the DAR will be back on Saturday with another session of their Preserve Your Bible Records Project in The Genealogy Center.
The week finishes on Sunday, October 6th, with Sara Allen providing an Introduction to DNA for Genealogy, in Meeting Room A at 1 p.m.
For more information about any of these classes, see the brochure, and to register for any of these events except Beginning Genealogy, call 260-421-1225 or send an email. There's a lot of good information just waiting!