12 April 2012
National Genealogical Society's thirty-fourth annual Family History Conference,
The Ohio River: Gateway to the Western
Frontier, will be held 9–12 May 2012 in Arlington, VA . Cincinnati, Ohio
A highlight of the NGS 2012 Family History Conference will be the Genealogy Youth Kamp on Saturday, 12 May 2012, at the
8:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. The Kamp,
designed to develop an understanding of family history, is intended for youth 8
to 16 years old. Scouts and 4-H groups
are encouraged to participate in the event with their leaders. The morning will be composed of a variety of
hands-on activities including a workshop focusing on genealogical merit
badges. A special program is planned for
interested parents, grandparents, and adults who are welcome to attend. Duke Energy
The Genealogy Youth Kamp is free, but registration is required. Space is limited. Go to http://www.ngsgenealogy.org/cs/attendee_registration to register. After registering, please prepare for the Kamp by following the directions on the NGS Genealogy Youth Kamp web page http://www.ngsgenealogy.org/cs/conferences_events/annual_conference/youth_kamp
Founded in 1903, the National Genealogical Society is dedicated to genealogy education, high research standards, and the preservation of genealogical records. The Arlington, VA-based nonprofit is the premier national society for everyone, from the beginner to the most advanced family historian, seeking excellence in publications, educational offerings, research guidance, and opportunities to interact with other genealogists. Please visit the NGS Pressroom for further information.
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