Europe to America: The Anabaptist Mennonite Story 04/26/2019 – 04/27/2019 The Allen County Genealogical Society of Indiana, Inc. and the Genealogy Center of the Allen County Public Library will present this event for genealogists seeking information on their Anabaptist Mennonite ancestors. This special event is being sponsored by the Doug and Joni Lehman Charitable Foundation. All events will be held at the Allen County Public Library at 900 Library Plaza in Fort Wayne, IN on April 26 and 27. SCHEDULE FOR THE SEMINAR On Friday, April 26, there will be four lectures: 9:45 “Menno Simons Essentials: Who are these Mennonites?” Peggy Goertzen11:00 “Anabaptist and Mennonite Materials in Print and Online in John D. Beatty The Genealogy Center” 1:30 “Swiss Roots and Beaver Branches: Ohio Anabaptist-Mennonite Stories Carrie Phillips From a Bluffton Perspective” 3:00 “What They Brought and What They Left Behind.” Adam J. Barrone On Saturday, April 27, there will be four lectures: 9:45 “Patterns, Persecution and Faith: Why are we moving?” Peggy Goertzen 11:00 “Berne Mennonites – A Man – A Mission” Max Haines 1:30 “Where can I find….? Resources for Anabaptist-Mennonite Research” Joe Springer 3:00 “Brothers Helping Brothers: The Swiss, Prussian and Dutch Low-German Peggy Goertzen Mennonites in the 1870’s” FEES FOR THE SEMINAR One-Day Tickets are offered for this seminar that include all four lectures on that day. There is a reduced price for those who purchase both days. The fee schedule is below: Ticket for the four lectures on Friday, April 26, 2019 $25.00 Ticket for the four lectures on Saturday, April 27, 2019 $25.00 Ticket for the eight lectures on both days $40.00. Walk-ins for lectures available at $25.00 cash. Librarians: These seminar sessions are eligible for LEUs. To register online by April 22, visit https://www.acgsi.org/event.php. Cancellation Policy: Cancellations received after April 11, 2019, no refund. Cancellations received before April 11,2019 will be refunded minus a ten percent administrative fee.