Contact: Erin Shifflett
Registration for the NGS Conference
and All Ticketed Events
arlington, va, : Have you registered for the NGS Family History Conference in Richmond? The deadline for pre-conference registration is 22 April 2014. Registration will be available on-site beginning at , in the Greater Richmond Convention Center.
Registration for all meals, social events, and workshops closes on http://conference.
ngsgenealogy.org/attend/.. No ticket purchases will be available on-site at the conference for meals, social events, or workshops. Likewise, registration for Librarians’ Day also closes on . For conference information and to register, go to
Breakfast, Luncheons, and the NGS Banquet
Participating organizations sponsor several luncheons during the conference. Seats are still available for several of the luncheons, the NGS First-Timers Breakfast, and the NGS Banquet. Make your reservations now at http://conference.
ngsgenealogy.org/attend/. The NGS First-Timers Breakfast is $24, luncheons are $32, and the banquet is $51. Menus are in the registration brochure at http://conference. ngsgenealogy.org/wp-content/ uploads/2013/11/Registration- Brochure-Final-Rev-11.pdf.
If you are unable to attend the NGS 2014 Family History Conference, ten lectures featuring some of the most popular topics and nationally known speakers will be available to you via live streaming. Details about viewing the live streaming program and the costs can be found athttp://conference.
ngsgenealogy.org/attend/live- streaming-at-ngs2014gen/. Registration for the live streaming program closes on .
evening , many Virginia genealogical and historical societies will be available in the Richmond Marriott from to answer questions about local repositories and resources, discuss their group’s activities, and sell their publications.
Richmond Area Tours
There are a few seats left on the historical tours prior to the NGS 2014 Family History Conference through Richmond Discoveries’ Tours onhttp://www.
richmonddiscoveries.com/ngs. php. The password is NGS2014 and is case sensitive.. To register go to
Add Items to an Existing Registration
To add meals to your current registration, log on at http://www.ngsgenealogy.org, click on My Account, select My Events, and then click to Add Sessions. To add pre-conference events, click on My Account and then select Upcoming Events.
You really don’t want to miss this year’s exciting conference program from 7– at the Greater Richmond Convention Center and Richmond Marriott.
Founded in 1903, the National Genealogical Society is dedicated to genealogy education, high research standards, and the preservation of genealogical records. The Arlington, Virginia, 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.