Upcoming EventsThis is a compilation of local, regional and national events of potential interest to club members.
The Dakota County Genealogical Society will be hosting a seminar at the Lawshe Memorial Museum, 130 Third Avenue N., South St. Paul, MN. John Vanek, a professional genealogist with a master's degree in American History and a past career in museums, will present "The End of Anonymity: How I Identified My Sperm Donor Father (A DNA Case Study)." For additional information, please visit the Dakota County Historical Society website.
Regional and National
The 2018 International Genetic Genealogy Conference (i4GG), sponsored by the Institute for Genetic Genealogy, will be held at the Sheraton Mission Valley San Diego Hotel, 1433 Camino Del Rio South, San Diego, CA. The event will cover the most cutting edge methodologies for any genealogy application, including unknown parentage. For additional information, please visit the i4GG Conference website.
The Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy (SLIG) will be held at the Hilton SLC Center in Salt Lake City, UT. The SLIG offers 14 intermediate to advanced-level courses taught by the field's top educators. (Note: Registration begins mid-June 2018 and some of the course will probably fill quickly.) For more information, please visit the SLIG website.
This is a partial listing of upcoming events. A complete listing is available to club members in the Members Only section. New members and those interested in beginning genealogy are always welcome. Membership information is available on the New Members Page.