October Members-Only Outing:
"Understanding and Utilizing the City of Buffalo Inactive Record Center"

Saturday, October 22, 2016

City of Buffalo Inactive Record Center, 85 River Rock Road, Suite 301, Buffalo, New York 14207

> Special Members Only Event. Seating is limited. Advance registration is required.

Join the Western New York Genealogical Society as it takes its October meeting on the road for a special "members only" talk and tour of the Inactive Record & Research Facility in Buffalo, New York. Linda Andersen will discuss the broader role of the Inactive Record Center, the types of City of Buffalo related resources available to researchers, and recommended best practices. Attendees will also participate in a brief tour the facility.

Based on building capacity and security protocols, two sessions will be offered:
> Session I: 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
> Session II: 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
[Same content, two different sessions.]

It is important to note that these specially scheduled "behind the scenes" tours are intended as an opportunity for researchers to better familiarize themselves with the facility, the records, and the established policies and procedures. Individuals are encouraged to return during regular facility hours to conduct their research.

These sessions are free for Society members.

Members can register online by visiting http://wnygsoctober2016.eventbrite.com/. For those without Internet access, please contact Jennifer Liber Raines at 716-550-2439. All registrations must be received no later than October 19, 2016.


Are there any special requirements to enter the event?

As a secured facility, attendees will be asked to sign in upon entering the facility. However, no formal ID will be required.

What can't I bring to the event?

No food or beverages are allowed in the facility. Smoking is prohibited.

Is there parking available on-site?

We will be meeting on-site at the facility. Parking is free. We will have the WNYGS' banner on display at the entrance.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Should you have any questions regarding this event, please contact Jennifer Liber Raines by emailing outreach@wnygs.org or by calling 716-550-2439.

Last updated: October 17, 2016