Genealogy Research Assistance at La Porte County Public Library

La-Porte-County-Public-LibraryBeginning Friday, November 15, people will have the opportunity to receive assistance in tracing their genealogy at the La Porte County Public Library’s Main location in La Porte.

Mary Wenzel, a local genealogist, will volunteer every Friday from 10am to 12pm beginning on the 15th in the Indiana Room at the Main Library. She will help people research their family history by finding the information they need in books, on the computer, and on microfilm. Even though Library staff is available to help with genealogy at all times the library is open, this is a special time for people to come in for help.

For more information on genealogy help at La Porte County Public Library, call 219.362.6156 and visit

The Main Branch of the La Porte County Public Library is located at 904 Indiana Avenue in La Porte. Other library locations include Coolspring, Rolling Prairie, Fish Lake, Kingsford Heights, Hanna, and Union Mills. La Porte County Public Library also has a mobile library which travels throughout La Porte County.