Beginning Genealogy Classes will be starting in February

28 Oct 2017 11:29 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

There will be for 6 weeks of classes on Tuesdays, beginning February 20, 27 through March 06, 13, 20 and 27.  Classes will be held at the Vigo County Public Library, lower level, rooms A,B and C.  Doors open at 5:30 PM.  Classes begin at 6:00 PM through 8:00 PM with a 15 minute break after the first hour.

Although we have not confirmed all the speakers and topics, we will be covering Where to Begin, Filling out Charts, Internet Research, Vital and Court House Records, Censuses, Find a Grave, Finding Soldiers, Legacy and other Software Programs and pros and cons of Software vs. Internet Family programs, Vigo County Public Library Special Collections and online offerings and many other topics.

Each student will receive a book with handouts, charts, forms, brochures and other valuable genealogical information.

The cost for non-members is $25 and $35 for two from the same household. This cost includes a one-year membership to WVGS.  Members' fee is $10.

Registration and payment may be sent to Wabash Valley Genealogy Society, PO Box 9347, Terre Haute,

Indiana, 47808-9347 or online at under Upcoming Events. Paypal accepted.

For more information or if you have questions, email at or call 812-894-2431


  • 11 Jan 2018 11:10 AM | Jewell Ann Hutson
    The registration is still under the old classes. Am I reading this wrong? Thank you.
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"Preserving The Past, Serving The Present, Promoting The Future"

Wabash Valley Genealogy Society 

Based in Vigo County, Terre Haute, Indiana. Serving Clark, Crawford and Edgar Counties in Illinois.

Clay, Greene, Parke, Putnam, Sullivan, Vermillion and Vigo in Indiana


P.O. Box 9347

Terre Haute, Indiana 47808-9347


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