02 February 2017

Registration Now Open for the 48th Annual Southern California Genealogy Jamboree and Genetic Genealogy 2017 Conferences

The Southern California Genealogical Society is pleased to announce 
for the 48th Annual Southern California Genealogy Jamboree!

Jamboree 2017 takes place at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel, Burbank, California, Friday through Sunday, June 9-11, 2017. To register, visit the Jamboree website at http://genealogyjamboree.com/ and register online or download a mail-in registration form.

The theme for Jamboree 2017 is "Hunting Your Heritage" and our heritage focuses for 2017 include the British Isles and Ireland, Armenia and the Caucasus, and African American Research.

This three-day Jamboree conference features: Over 60 speakers; 125 class sessions; JamboFREE sessions Friday morning; in-depth workshops (space limited, additional fee required); research tours Thursday and Friday; Friday and Saturday banquets; breakfast speakers; Exhibit Hall packed with vendors and societies FREE all weekend; and one-on-one research assistance provided by members of the Southern California Chapter, Association of Professional Genealogists.

Back by popular demand, SCGS will hold its fifth 
Genetic Genealogy Conference, "Diving Into DNA", on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel. 

The SCGS Genetic Genealogy Conference provides a unique opportunity to hear from some of the top leaders in the field of genetic genealogy, with topics suitable for all levels of experience using DNA for genealogical research.

The Genetic Genealogy Conference is separate from Jamboree and separate registration fees will apply.

Workshops 2017 - June 8, 9 and 11
Fifteen intensive workshops will also be offered during these two events providing an opportunity for in-depth study of genealogical research techniques of interest (additional fee required, workshops overlap with some Jamboree and  DNA sessions. Visit the website for registration requirements). 

SCGS Member Discount!
Special pricing for 2017 offers a discount to those who register for both Jamboree and the Genetic Genealogy Conference, as well as discounts for SCGS members for each event. In order to get the discounted rates, please join, renew, or reinstate your membership before you register at https://new.scgsgenealogy.com/

Early Bird registration is open through April 22, 2017
Workshops are expected to fill up early, so register NOW!

Tip: This is a new registration system. We have put together a Registration FAQ document and recommend you review it prior to going online to register. You can download the FAQ here.

Keep up with Jamboree!
Stay in touch with Jamboree to learn more about the speakers, exhibitors, and special activities.

Southern California Genealogical Society
48th Annual Southern California Genealogy Jamboree
Genetic Genealogy 2017
#SCGS2017 @scgsgenealogy.com

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