Local History Webinar Workshops
Our local history webinar workshops, offered every spring, are available for staff and volunteers of local historical societies, private historic preservation organizations and museums.
These webinar workshops are sponsored by the Wisconsin Historical Society. Wisconsin Historical Society members receive discounts on registration fees. Local history workshops are offered annually each spring.
Webinar workshops offer:
- Easy online access; simply log on from your computer to attend these workshops presented via live webinar.
- Learning opportunities led by Wisconsin and national specialists in the history and preservation field.
- Something for everyone, from beginners to veterans, programs are geared to all levels of experience.
To register for spring 2014 Local History Workshops, please complete and submit the following printable registration form:
Note: Workshops have concluded for the 2014 season. Please check back in February 2015.
2014 Spring Webinar Workshops
Please note: All workshops listed below are online.
March 28 Introduction to PastPerfect 5.0
April 3 Funding for Collections Surveys
April 10 Basic Archival Supplies and Preservation Methods
April 17 Connecting with Area Educators
April 30 Legal Requirements for Tax-Exempt Organizations
May 8 Researching Historic Buildings
May 22 Basic Cemetery Documentation
May 29 Funding Information from the Jeffris Family Foundation
Resources for Local Historical Societies
Wisconsin Field Services Regions
Contact the Northern Representative:
c/o University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire,
105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire, Wisconsin 54701-4004
Contact the Southern Representative:
Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street,
Madison, WI 53706-1482