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Old York Road Genealogical Society

Bucks, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties, Pennsylvania







Comin' Up

Take a look at what's “Comin' Up” in the next few weeks or months.

2017, May 16 - May 20 Lancaster Family History Conference. The conference will be held at the Farm and Home Center in Lancaster. Planned activities include research and field trips Tuesday through Friday, and the full-day conference on Saturday, which offers the choice of 18 genealogical topics. Keynote address is by noted Mennonite historian and author, John L. Ruth. Registration opened on January 3.
2017, June 25 - 30 and July 16-21 Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIPPIT)". Here is an opportunity to delve into a genealogical topic with like-minded classmates. Each five-day week offers six courses led by experienced genealogical researchers, lecturers, and writers who bring their expertise into the classroom with case studies and problem-solving exercises. The Institute is held in Pittsburgh at LaRoche College. On-line registration begins on February 22 for the June session, and on March 8 for the July session.
2017, July 31 - August 4 Historical Society of Pennsylvania. "Researching Family in Pennsylvania" is a weeklong course designed for all levels of genealogical exploration from beginner to advanced. Sponsored by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania (HSP) and the Greater Philadelphia Area Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG), the course will be held at the Historical Society, 1300 Locust Street, Philadelphia. Conference curriculum and schedule can be accessed at Curriculum and Schedule.
2017, Aug 30 to Sept 2 Federation of Genealogical Societies 2017 Conference. To be held in Pittsburgh PA at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. Family History Learning takes center stage at every FGS Conference with 4 days jam-packed with sessions and workshops catering to all skill levels, beginner, intermediate, and advanced, delivered by nationally recognized speakers, educators, and regional experts.

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Content updated January 2017

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