2006-02-23 / News

Family-tree workshop offered this Saturday

People who visit the Newport Historical Society can get an insider’s tour of the state’s second-largest genealogy-related collections. Visitors can learn to use the society’s books, manuscripts, microfilm, indexes, census records, and more for family history research. The workshop will be conducted by Bert Lippincott, the historical society’s reference librarian and genealogist.

The workshop will be held at the Newport Historical Society, 82 Touro St., Newport, on Saturday, Feb. 25, at 10 a.m.

The registration fee is $20 for society Members, $35 for nonmembers, For registration and more information, call the Newport Historical Society at 846-0813.

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