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Washington County library to offer workshop on personal archives

October 12, 2008

In celebration of American Archives Month, Washington County Free Library will present a workshop titled "Dusting Off the Past: Simple Steps to Organizing and Preserving Your Personal Archives" Wednesday, Oct. 22, beginning at 7 p.m. in the Western Maryland Room at the Central Library, 100 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown.

The workshop, led by Elizabeth Howe and Carol Appenzellar, will provide inspiration and practical ideas for taking care of your treasured photographs, books and documents.

Seating is limited to 25. Please call 301-739-3250, ext. 136 to reserve a seat.

Howe is a reference librarian at the library and an archivist in the Western Maryland Room.

Appenzellar is project manager for the Historic Newspaper Indexing Project at the library and is also processing a WWII manuscript collection for the WMR collection.

This special program is funded by the Friends of the Western Maryland Room in honor of American Archives Month.

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