First Families of Floyd County, Indiana, will celebrate its premiere on Thursday, October 3, in the Strassweg Auditorium of the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library.

The public is invited to visit between 3 and 7 PM to meet re-enactors of early Floyd County citizens and view vintage artifact displays and a county history timeline.

First Families certificates will be awarded at 7 PM to persons who have proved direct lineage to an ancestor living in Floyd County prior to December 31, 1840.

Light refreshments will be served. The event is sponsored by the Southern Indiana Genealogical Society and the Stuart Barth Wrege Indiana Room of the New Albany-Floyd County Public Library.

Make plans for the family to attend an enjoyable and educational evening of Floyd County history. For more information, please call 812-949-3527 or visit