NOW:53146:USA01489
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01489
64°
H ° L °
Clear | 0MPH

Waukesha County Genealogical Society to meet on Jan. 22

Jan. 17, 2014

Why a Civil War Museum in Kenosha, Wisconsin?

WAUKESHA – On January 22nd the Waukesha County Genealogical Society will host an evening with Brett Lobello from the Civil War Museum in Kenosha. Come and learn about the origins of the Civil War Museum starting in the Civil War Era and moving all the way into the early 21st century. The Museum's signature exhibit, The Fiery Trial, and the public Resource Center will also be highlighted.

Brett Lobello is the Curator of Education at the Civil War Museum, a part of the Kenosha Public Museums located in Wisconsin. He double majored in Psychology and History at Carroll College and earned a masters in History and a Museum Studies Certificate from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Brett is a Wisconsin Federation of Museums Board Member and a member of the American Association for State and Local History and the American Alliance of Museum’s professional Education Committee. He recently completed the Developing History Leaders program at the Seminar for Historical Administration.

Meeting time 7:00 P.M. at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 300 Carroll St., Waukesha (parking lot adjoins the Waukesha Public Library).

Meetings are FREE! Individual membership is $12/yr. The WCGS brings beginning and experienced genealogists together on a regular basis to meet, discuss, and learn. For more information visit our new blog at: www.waukcgs.blogspot.com.

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Waukesha County board rejects senior apartment plan for former Moor Mud Baths Resort site 09:00 AM

» Homicide suspect cuts throat before being arrested at Waukesha apartment 9/3

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Just how much of a chance do the Wisconsin Badgers have? 9/3

» Waukesha Police Report: Sept. 3, 2015 issue 9/3

» Updated week three rankings of area prep football teams and players 9/3

» Waukesha homicide suspect cut himself as police closed in 9/3

» Man arrested in fatal shooting in Waukesha Updated:  9/3

» Mosquitoes in Brookfield Park test positive for West Nile virus 9/2

» HAWS' expansion in Waukesha will help address space needs 9/2

» Waukesha Alderman Roger Patton resigns from common council due to poor health 9/2

» Cindi Duchow wins Waukesha County Republican Assembly primary 9/1

» OSHA cites Waukesha Iron & Metal with 11 violations tied to fatality 9/1

» Lifeway Foods now making kefir at former Golden Guernsey plant in Waukesha 9/1

» New faces will lead way at many Waukesha schools 8/31

» Waukesha County Museum makeover moves forward as part of apartment plan 8/29

» Get interesting prep football tidbits and insights with 'First and Short' blog 8/28

» Waukesha pools closing for the season 8/28

» Waukesha's La Casa de Esperanza opens its new charter school 8/27

» Waukesha Police Report: Aug. 27, 2015 issue 8/27

» Waukesha woman accused of striking children, husband after night of drinking 8/26

» Waukesha hosting National Guard disaster drill training Aug. 28-29 8/26

» Waukesha again seeks public's assistance in funding downtown holiday lights 8/26

» Homeless Waukesha man charged with battering woman 8/25

» Waukesha shooting leads to criminal charges against Hartland man 8/24

» It was a twister in Waukesha, after all, National Weather Service says 8/24

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Advertisement

Advertisement

Local Business Directory

CONNECT    

Advertisement

What's Happening NOW

WaukeshaNOW.com and the Waukesha & Pewaukee Visitors Bureau are teaming up to provide you with an online calendar of community events and attractions. E-mail us to learn how to submit an event.