Genealogical Society to celebrate 50 years

August 1, 2018

The Kankakee Valley Genealogical Society is holding a 50th anniversary celebration.

On Aug. 11, celebrate Kankakee County history in an all-day event with door prizes, presentations, a vendor and a genealogy room tour with highlights of the collection.

Special guest speakers will be Jack Klasey and Phil Angelo.

Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. To preregister, visit kvgs.org to print out the registration form, or pick up a copy at the Kankakee Public Library’s third-floor desk.

Lunch will be included.

The registration fee is $10 for KVGS members, $12 for nonmembers and $15 after Aug. 1.

Walk-ins are welcome based on space and availability.

For more questions or additional information, email Betty Schatz at bettylschatz@gmail.com.

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