On Saturday March 15th, Ancestry and the Historical Society of Pennsylvania (HSP) will co-host Ancestry Day, a day to discover and celebrate your family history! Attendees will learn tips and tricks for navigating Ancestry.com, and find out more about the genealogical holdings at HSP, one of the largest archives in the United States. The event will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Tickets are available at hsp.org/ancestryday.
Classes will include:
- Ancestry 101: New & Review
- Getting the Most from Ancestry.com
- Using AncestryDNA to Further Your Family History Research
- Mid-Atlantic Records on Ancestry.com
- Sharing Your Family Story
Speakers will include Ancestry.com staff members Crista Cowan, Lisa Arnold, and Anna Swayne. All attendees will be entered in a raffle to win memberships to Ancestry.com and the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, copies of Family Tree Maker, AncestryDNA kits, and other prizes. The day will also include a live Q&A panel featuring Ancestry.com and HSP experts.
NEW THIS YEAR! Ancestry Day attendees are invited to attend a full day of events at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania on Friday, March 14th. The Historical Society’s library will be open that day free of charge to all Ancestry Day ticket holders and there will be free lectures and library tours, personal consultations with professional genealogists, and a welcome reception with an opportunity to chat with experts from Ancestry.com and HSP.
Registration is $35 for HSP members and $45 for nonmembers. Not a member? Visit hsp.org/membership to join. Reserve your spot today for Ancestry Day at hsp.org/ancestryday.