21 October 2009

2010 NGS Family History Conference Program and Registration

Arlington, VA, October 19, 2009: Mark your Calendar for the 2010 Family History Conference, Follow Your Ancestral Trail, which will be held 28 April—1 May 2010, in Salt Lake City, Utah. Whether your family helped settle the nation, migrated across the country, stayed in the same place, or recently arrived in America, this conference has much to offer.

The online searchable conference program is now available at http://members.ngsgenealogy.org/Conferences/2010Program.cfm.

A few examples of the Family History Conference’s diverse program offerings include the International Workshops which will focus on researching the cultural records of other countries through lectures, research, and problem solving; the Evening Celebration of Family History, which will incorporate a multi-media tribute to family history, a special guest speaker, and a mini-concert by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir; and Ask An Expert, where the Utah Genealogical Association will sponsor twenty-minute family history consultations to registered attendees.

Registration will begin 1 November 2009. To register online, visit our website, click on Conferences & Events, Annual Conference, and then Attendee Registration. You can also choose to mail-in your registration by downloading the form and sending it to NGS.

Registration brochures will be available for download from the NGS website, beginning 1 November 2009. To receive a print copy of the registration brochure, email Erin Wood at registration@ngsgenealogy.org. The brochure includes information about workshops, lectures, sessions, luncheons, speakers, registration times and rates, as well as general conference and exhibit hall information.