The Mahoning Valley Historical Society is launching a brand new workshop series. Learn from the pros with these in-depth workshops as MVHS staff members discuss the tools and techniques they use in archival research and collections care.

The first workshop, Exploring your Roots: An Introduction to Genealogy with Pam Speis, MVHS Archivist is geared for the beginning genealogist, although experienced researchers will also find helpful information and tips.  The workshop is Saturday, May 4th at 1:00 p.m. at the Tyler History Center, 325 West Federal in Downtown Youngstown.  In addition to the class, attendees can schedule a two-hour private session with MVHS staff and subsequent visits to the Archives Library.

Cost for the workshop is $15 MVHS Members, and $25 for Nonmembers. Advance registration is required, and can be made online here, by calling 330-743-2589 or by email education@mahoninghistory.org.