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OBCGS Announces 2017 Fall Workshop Schedule

Bob Penland, First Vice President of Old Buncombe County Genealogical Society (OBCGS), has announced the schedule for the Society’s Fall Workshop.

The Workshop is set for Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm at the Unitarian Universal Church, 1 Edwin Place, Asheville, NC 28801. Penland has scheduled some excellent speakers and has set the early-bird registration fee at $35.00 for OBCGS members and $40.00 for non-members. The program is open to the public and includes a wonderful lunch and several coffee breaks.

Speakers and Schedule:

9:00 am – Nancy Manning: “Non-Traditional Genealogical Websites for Family Research”

10:30 am – Edith Garrett: “Methods and Technologies for Writing Your Family History”

12:00 – 1:15 pm – Lunch

1:30 pm  – Dr. Paul Sisco: will speak on DNA Technology, title to be announced.

3:00 pm – Panel Discussion – audience participation in a discussion on DNA Technology


To register for the workshop, please download the Fall Workshop Reg Form 2017

More information to follow – we look forward to seeing you!


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