August 24, 2019 – Riley County Genealogical Fair , Manhattan, KS At 12:45–1:00 p.m. I will be doing a book interview and available to sign books at Claflin Books table. See more information below.
September 17, 24, and October 1, 2019 – Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Lecture KSU-Olathe campus 7:00–9:00 p.m. See more details below.
September 21, 2019 – Delia Days Presentation 10:45–11:00 Delia, KS
September 23-27, 2019 – Adoption Summit, Sponsored by adoption.com I will have two presentations available on their webinar. See more information below.
October 7, 2019 – University of Man class “Writing Your Family Stories” This class will cover ideas on how to write your family stories. KelLee Parr will share his experiences of how he got started documenting his family’s story. You will be able to start writing your own story, get help with editing, and suggestions on how to publish if desired. Riley Co. Genealogy Library – 2005 Claflin Rd. Manhattan, KS Monday, 10–11:30a.m.
November 5, 2019 – Life Enrichment Lecture – Butler County Community College, El Dorado, KS 10:00 a.m.
January 5, 2020 – Missouri Sunday Speakers Series Helzberg Auditorium at the Central Library, Kansas City, MO 2:00 p.m.
Event Detailed Information:
HISTORY & GENEALOGY FAIR
Saturday, August 24, 2019, 10am – 3pm Pottorf Hall, CICO Park, Manhattan at Kimball & Wreath Hosted by Riley County Genealogy Society,Riley County Historical Society and Museum, &Manhattan/Riley County Preservation Alliance
- Classroom Presentations – Topics about genealogy, history, and preservation.
- Information Tables – Genealogy & Historical Societies, Museums, personal history projects, & more
- Kansas History Book Corner – author interviews
Admission is free – Open to the publicFor more information call RCGS Library at 785-565-6495. Check library open hours before calling.We invite organizations to participate in the 2019 Manhattan Area Genealogy & History Fair. Reserve a table to promote your group. There is no charge for a displaly table. Register early to reserve a table. All registrations must be returned by August 5, 2019.