GREAT BEND -- The Kansas Area Commission on archives and history of the United Methodist Church is holding a workshop for local church historians called "Preserving our History/Guiding our Future." While this is a workshop designed primarily for United Methodist historians, it is open to anyone who is interested in recording, preserving or presenting their local church history, regardless of denomination.

The workshop will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 5 at Trinity United Methodist Church, 5700 W. Broadway, Great Bend.

Registration costs $25 and includes lunch.

For more information, contact the Rev. Larry Danforth at or call (785) 743-2040.