Fall Meeting: Oct 12, 2013, 9 a.m.
at the Franklin Conference Center at the Howe Center, One Scale Avenue Bldg. # 3, Rutland, VT.
- Michael Dwyer: "The Original Mrs. Silas Hall, A Tale of Hubris."
- William J. Powers, Jr.: "The Importance of 'Proper' Documentation."
- Jim Davidson, curator of the Rutland Historical Society, "Rutland History & some of its Lesser Known Sources"
Lunch, including a hot entree, salad, and dessert, plus morning coffee will be provided. Parking is available.
Cost $25 for members and $30 for non-members. Please send your check to GSV, P.O. Box 14, Randolph, VT 05060-0014, by Oct 5, 2013.
From The North (i.e. Burlington Vermont)
Take U.S. Route 7 south to Rutland. Turn right onto Madison Street when you see Christ the King church on your left. Turn left at the traffic light at the bottom of the hill. Howe Center is on the right about two blocks down. Park in the outer lot or pass through the tunnel to park in the interior courtyard. The Conference Center is located in Building #3 which is on the right side of the tunnel as you drive into Howe Center
From the North east and East-(i.e. Montpelier, Vermont)
Take Interstate 89 south to Exit 3 for Rutland. Turn right at the bottom of the exit ramp. Follow Routes 12/107 and 100 to route 4 west in Killington (about 20 miles). Take Route 4 west into Rutland and turn left onto Route 7 South. Follow above directions from there. When coming from the east take Route 4 west into Rutland, then turn left onto Route 7 South.
From The Southeast- (i.e. Massachusetts)
Take Interstate 91 north to Exit 6 for Route 103 North. Route 103 exits onto Route 7 about 3 miles south of Rutland. When in Rutland, take a left at Dunkin’ Donuts onto Strong’s Avenue. Howe Center will be on your left about two blocks down.
From The West-(i.e. New York State)
Take Interstate 87 north to Exit 20 and turn onto Route 149 east of the Village of Fort Ann. Turn left onto NY Route 4 heading north. Follow to Route 4 North about 12 miles into Whitehall NY. Bear right in Whitehall Village to take U.S. Route 4 East into Rutland. At the end of Route 4 take a left onto Route 7 north. Go approximately 1-2 miles and Dunkin’ Donuts will be on your right. Turn left onto Strongs Avenue. Howe Center will be on your left about two blocks down.
Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society Spring events:
Genealogy Library open on Tuesdays, 3 p.m. - 9:30 p.m., and Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at the VT-FCGS library, Hegeman Avenue, Colchester, VT (Fort Ethan Allen).
Map from Interstate to the library.
Page updated 7 September 2013