[APG Public List] Deadline Looms for Genealogy Jamboree Early Bird Discount
phinkel at pacbell.net
Tue Apr 20 12:58:39 MDT 2010
Have you registered for Jamboree yet?
Register by April 30 to receive:
a $10 discount on registration
PLUS $5 discount on all special events
PLUS get a free copy of the printed syllabus, worth $20.
Save even more with a membership to the Southern California
As a reminder, Jamboree will be held June 11-13, 2010, at the Los
Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel and Convention Center.
There are so many reasons to attend Jamboree, but here are just
1. Over 120 lecture sessions, workshops, and events.
2. 50 internationally recognized genealogy experts will be in
attendance. Jamboree brings you the best array of speakers in the
3. FREE sessions on Friday for Kids (age 8-16), Librarians and
novice family historians
4. Friday morning guided cemetery tour of Evergreen Cemetery in Los
Angeles followed by lunch at Philippe's
5. FREE roundtable small group discussion sessions Friday morning -
dozens of topics lead by experts. You'll find regional and ethnic
research, searching birth families, genealogy society management
sessions, just too many to list here. Watch the Jamboree blog for
6. Hands-on minicourses for Excel, Word, Skype and blogging and
Google applications to help advance your research and save you
7. Nearly 70 exhibitors - commercial organizations as well as
8. FREE document and photo scanning provided by Ancestry.com
9. Thousands of dollars worth of door prizes, including a week-long
stay at the Salt Lake Plaza Hotel, and a weekend at Strawberry Creek
Inn or Bunkhouse in Idyllwild, California B&B. The B&B is owned by
an avid genealogist!
10. Immerse yourself in a weekend with about 1600 others who share
your passion for family history.
11. Classes for individuals of all experience levels - beginner,
12. Live podcast Saturday with Lisa Louise Cooke of Genealogy Gems
13. Friday night banquet with Chris Haley, nephew of Alex Haley,
author of Roots.
14. A FREE webinar to help you get the most out of any genealogy
conference, including Jamboree. Click on the webinar image at
15. A FREE webinar on Saturday morning conducted by DearMYRTLE.
Societies from across the US and Canada can participate from home
via GoToWebinar. You can join us for breakfast (special event fee)
or join us over the web. http://tinyurl.com/y6m3qod With the
webinar, you get everything but the orange juice and bacon.
Get all of the details on Jamboree at www.scgsgenealogy.com - click
on the Jamboree logo. You can also follow all of the Jamboree
updates at www.genealogyjamboree.blogspot.com or follow us on
Make your Marriott hotel reservations before May 10. The
reservation block is full but the Marriott is extending it. If you
get a message that there are no rooms available, please let me know
and I'll contact the Marriott on your behalf.
April 30, 2010 - Early Bird Registration ends at midnight
May 1, 2010 - registration opens for mini-sessions
May 10, 2010 - Marriott hotel discount closes
June 1, 2010 - preregistration closes
Don't Miss This Fantastic Weekend!!
Southern California Genealogical Society
417 Irving Drive
Burbank, CA 91504
jamboree at scgsgenealogy.com
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