27th North Arkansas Ancestor Fair

27th North Arkansas Ancestor Fair

June 4. 2016

The Twenty-seventh North Arkansas Ancestor Fair will be held Saturday, June 4, 2016, at the First Christian Church in Marshall, Arkansas. Ray Hanley of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette’s “Arkansas postcard past” will give a program at 1:30 pm entitled “A Picture Postcard History of Searcy and Newton Counties.”
County and family genealogists and historians will have their information available to share and swap from 9 am to 3 pm at the First Christian Church. Genealogists and historians who want to share their information may begin to set up tables, which will be provided, at 7:30 am. Admittance is free for all events, but donations will be accepted to meet expenses. The Ancestor Fair sponsor is the Searcy County Historical Society, a 501 ( c ) 3 organization.
The First Christian Church in Marshall is off US Hwy 65N beside Simmons First Bank. An Ancestor Fair sign will be at the drive entrance.
Those who arrive on Friday may attend a Mixer-Dinner in order to meet other researchers and get a leg up on the following day’s activities. It will be held at 6:00 pm Friday, June 3rd at Los Aztecas Restaurant on Hwy 65N, Marshall. We will order from the menu.
For more information contact Shirley Gray, 870-448-3308 or by email at shirleysdream@windstream.net.