The Elkhart County Genealogical Society in Elkhart, Indiana will hold its Fall Workshop on Saturday, November 1, 2008 from 9 am to 3 pm at the Rush Memorial Center (304 W. Vistula St./IN 120, Bristol IN). Curt Witcher, manager of the Historical Genealogy Department at the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne, will be the featured speaker. Lecture topics will be: passenger & immigration records; church records; using periodicals in genealogy research, and effectively using the ACPL's Genealogy Center. There will also be genealogy vendors.
Registration is $25 for ECGS members, $30 for non-members if received by October 22; otherwise $35 at the door. Payment must be received by October 22 in order to ensure you receive a syllabus. Make checks payable to Elkhart County Genealogical Society and send, along with your name, mailing address, phone number and e-mail address to: Elkhart County Genealogical Society, Attn: Pat Johnson, P.O. Box 1031, Elkhart IN 46515-1031. If you have any questions, please contact Pat Johnson--e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; phone (574) 266-2036.