The first large-scale genealogical event in New York City in several years, the Genealogy Event promises to be two days of genealogical lectures, exhibits, product demonstrations, and one-on-one expert sessions. The event will be held at the Metropolitan Pavillion in Chelsea, and the exhibition hall will be anchored by co-sponsor Ancestry.com, with other exhibitors featuring Family Tree Magazine, Family Tree DNA, and of course the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society. There are 40 sessions scheduled with top speakers, for levels from beginner to advanced, covering such topics as ethnic family history searches, immigration, military records, DNA, and researching female lines. For the full schedule of speakers and topics click here . Tickets and other information may be found by visiting the event's website, http://www.thegenealogyevent.com/ . Don't forget to visit the NYG&BS booth while you are there!
Friday, October 26, 2012 - 12:00pm to 7:00pm
Saturday, October 27, 2012 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th Street, NY, NY 10011
The Genealogy Event