Sunday, May 22, 2011

Willard Library Seminar to Feature J. Mark Lowe

Circle August 20, 2011 on your calendar now!  That is the date Willard Library, 21 First Avenue, Evansville, Indiana  is planning their all-day TreeRoots seminar with J. Mark Lowe, C.G., FUGA as the featured speaker. 

Lowe's lectures are informative and entertaining, making him a favorite seminar speaker. You may have seen him on the Lionel Richey segment of Who Do You Think Your Are on television in March of this year. He is a full-time professional genealogist, author, and teacher. He has published articles in the the Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly, North Carolina Genealogical Society Quarterly, Genealogical Speakers Guild Speak!, The Longhunter, and other society publications. Lowe's weekly local history articles appear in the Robertson County (Tennessee) Times. He is also a director of the Regional In-depth Genealogical Alliance and is an instructor at the Institute of Genealogical and Historical Research and the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy.

Topics to be discussed at this seminar are as follows:
My Ancestor, the Farmer: Shaping a Profile for Your Rural Ancestor
Finding Your Landless Ancestors
Here Comes the Bride, and There She Goes
Using that Brick Wall as a Foundation

This free seminar will be on the second floor in Special Collections at Willard Library. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. with the first session beginning at 9:00 a.m. and the last session ends at 3 p.m. Vendors will be on the lawn selling books and supplies. Lunch will be available for $7.00  and must be ordered in advance of the seminar.

For reservations, call 812-425-4309 or email or register On Line

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by Brenda Joyce Jerome, CG
Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog

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