Education and Workforce Development Cabinet
28th annual Kentucky Archives Institute set for June 22
FRANKFORT, Ky. – The 28th annual Kentucky Archives Institute is scheduled for June 22, 2012 at the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives, 300 Coffee Tree Road in Frankfort. The Institute, sponsored by the Friends of Kentucky Public Archives Inc., provides information for scholars, general researchers and genealogists interested in archival research.
Featured speakers at this year’s event include J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA; Walter Bowman, David Kirkpatrick and Mark Myers of the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives. Participants will also have the opportunity to tour the Kentucky State Archives.
A registration fee of $45 includes attendance at the Institute from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., lunch and all materials. Deadline for registration is June 15, and seating is limited to 50. Registrations should be sent to: Friends of Kentucky Public Archives, Inc., Kentucky Archives Institute, P.O. Box 4224, Frankfort, Ky. 40604.
For further information, or to see a detailed schedule for the event, please visit the KDLA website at http://kdla.ky.gov/researchers/Pages/2012KentuckyArchivesInstitute.aspx or contact Tim Tingle at 502-564-8300 ext. 251.