The Marathon County Historical Society will present “Genealogy 102: Family History Resources in Marathon County,” another topic in its History Speaks series, at 2 pm Saturday, November 4, 2017, at the Woodson History Center, 410 McIndoe St., Wausau.

Research Librarian Gary Gisselman will host a panel discussion.

During this presentation, a panel of experienced genealogists will discuss useful resources available for researching family history in Marathon County, and how to access them.

There is no admission fee; however, donations are appreciated. Registration is not required.

The Historical Society is grateful to Janke Book Store and to Compass Properties for their sponsorship of the History Speaks series.

Visitors might also enjoy visiting our free exhibit spaces. Rural Electrification: Outlet for Change depicts life before and after electricity made its slow way into rural areas of Marathon County in the 1930s and ‘40s. Our Stories: The History of Marathon County features reminiscences of how people arrived in this area, and how they worked and played in days gone by.

For more information, please call the Marathon County Historical Society at 715-842-5750.