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WVGS to present seminar

Thursday, April 19, 2012

TERRE HAUTE -- The Wabash Valley Genealogy Society (WVGS) will present, "A Grave Matter In Indiana," Monday, May 14, at the Vigo County Public Library.

The program will take place from 6:30-8 p.m., in rooms A, B and C of the library. Doors will open at 6 p.m.

The presentation will be led by Jeannie R. Regan-Dinius, Director of Special Initiatives -- Indiana Department of Natural Resources.

Regan-Dinius will discuss the ongoing activities as they relate to the location, documentation and preservation of Indiana pioneer cemeteries. She will also review Indiana law as it pertains to access, preservation and relocation of cemeteries.

Regan-Dinius received her BS degree in public history from Ball State University and her master's degree from Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis.

The Wabash Valley Genealogy Society, based in Vigo County, serves Clark, Crawford and Edgar counties in Indiana, and Clay, Greene, Parke, Putnam, Sullivan, Vermillion and Vigo counties in Indiana.

For more information, log on to www.inwvgs.org.

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