Before any attendees could enjoy the fruits of the committee's labor, the scurry of final touches needed doing. While the vendors prepared their assigned tables, the ISGS registration booth had to be organized and the volunteers for the weekend had to be identified and reminded of their schedules. In the beginning things looked something like this:
There were name tags to be arranged and bags to be stuffed and, as is always the case, everyone wondered if we would be ready on time!
But, at last, we were truly ready to put out the welcome sign:
and open the doors to the anxiously awaiting genealogists!
I hope each attendee found the weekend as enjoyable and educational as I did. In my next post I'll tell you more about my personal experiences.