21st Annual Spring Conference
March 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Featuring National Speaker James Beidler presenting two programs.
Letterpress to Digital: Using Historical Newspapers in Print,
Microfilm, Online: Learn the perils, pitfalls, and frequent rewards of researching local and
regional newspapers of general circulation for tidbits about your ancestors.
Headlines to Bylines: Using ALL the Newspaper in Your
Genealogy: Learn how news briefs, advertisements, even editorials and “letters to the
editor” might add to your store of knowledge about your ancestors and their
lives in context.
Register for a bonus evening dinner program with our speaker and hear about “Genealogy’s
Lighter Side”. Dinner at Weiss’ Gasthaus, 115 N Dixie Way, Roseland, IN 46637.
Admission is $15.00 at the door or $12.00 if you prepay.
Reserve a box lunch with drink (sandwich/chips or dinner salad) for $6.00. Restaurants are also available nearby.
Optional Dinner with the Speaker $10.00 plus cost of meal. Limited to 20 attendees.
To prepay via check: Please make check payable to SBAGS and mail to: Mish-Penn-Harris Public Library, 209 Lincoln Way East, Mishawaka, IN 46544