The Wabash Valley Genealogy Society in Terre Haute will hold their first annual seminar on Saturday, June 21, 2008 from 8 am to 5 pm at the Forsyth Program Center (1100 Girl Scout Lane, Terre Haute IN). Kandie Adkinson, the Kentucky Secretary of State's Administrative Supervisor of the Land Office Division, will be speaking on the Kentucky land-patenting process; Beau Sharbrough, Vice President of Content with Footnote.com, will be speaking on Ancestry.com, preserving family photos and automated search tools such as GenSmarts, Google, etc.; and Shirley Richison Fields, Treasurer of the Indiana Genealogical Society, will be speaking on Indiana Genealogical Society projects including "Once a Hoosier..." and Family Search Indexing. There will also be genealogy vendors and displays.
Seminar registration is $15, and an optional lunch can be ordered for an additional $5. Visit their website for a printable registration form, or to register online.