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Ancestry Day with NEHGS & NEHGS

Saturday, March 2, 2013 from 8:45 AM to 4:45 PM (EST)

Boston, MA

Ancestry Day with NEHGS

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Full Day Registration   more info Ended $30.00 $2.64
RSVP for Friday Night Reception & Pre-Registration   more info Ended $0.00 $0.00
Visit NEHGS on Friday, March 1st   more info Ended $0.00 $0.00

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Event Details

Ancestry Day with NEHGS - 2013

At the Sheraton Boston Hotel – 39 Dalton Street
Saturday, March 2

8:45AM - 4:45PM


Online registration for the 2013 Ancestry Day with NEHGS is now open

Register soon - space will disappear quickly!


Registration fee is only $30. Come and learn tips and tricks from the experts!

·         Instructive Family History sessions on a variety of topics

  • Printed syllabus pages to take home
  • Tips and Tricks - whether you are just starting out or have been researching for years!
  • Great Door Prizes!

Weekend events include:


  • At NEHGS - Consultations with NEHGS experts: NEHGS will offer one-on-one consultations with staff genealogists. Space is limited! Additional fee applies. Click here for more information. A link to online registration will be included in your event confirmation email.


  • Visit NEHGS: The NEHGS Research Library is only five blocks from the Sheraton. Visit from 9:00am – 5:00pm for free with your ticket confirmation. Orientations to the library and online databases will be held throughout the day. For more information about NEHGS collections click hereIf you plan to visit the NEHGS Library, please RSVP by selecting the ticket option above.
  • Optional evening reception and pre-registration at the Sheraton Boston Hotel from 6:00pm-7:30pm.  Come and mingle with and NEHGS staff and take advantage of pre-registration. Light refreshments and a cash bar will be provided. This is a free event. Space is limited for the evening reception - so please RSVP by selecting the ticket option above.



  • At the Sheraton Boston Hotel (39 Dalton Street)






Welcome remarks and prize drawings


Ancestry Session: Getting the Most - Crista Cowan



NEHGS Session: Digging Deeper: Exploring Online and Onsite Sources at NEHGS


Prize drawings



Lunch on your own



Prize drawings



Ancestry Session: Research Like a Pro - Crista Cowan



NEHGS Session: What Do I Do with My Research? Sharing Your Family Story



Live Q&A Panel with experts from and NEHGS**



Grand Prize drawing and closing remarks



**To submit a question to the Live Q&A Panel send an email no later than February 1st, 2013 to

Other Information:

Hotel Information:

The Sheraton Boston is offering a discounted rate of $159 (plus tax) for the night of Friday, March 1st, for those guests traveling to the program. You must reserve by 5:00 pm EST on February 15th to receive this rate. Call 1-888-627-7054 and reference NEHGS when making your reservation or book online.


Parking is available at the Sheraton Boston, the nearby Prudential Center (which is attached to the hotel and offers an early bird special of $19 for cars arriving between 6:00-9:00am and leaving between 3:00-6:00pm), the Boston Common Garage, and several lots and garages nearby. Or, park outside of Boston and take the MBTA.

Public Transportation:

Take the MBTA to the Hynes Convention Center or Prudential stations, both a short walk from the Sheraton.

Dining Options:

The Sheraton Boston is located in Boston’s Back Bay neighborhood, home to hundreds of restaurants. The Sheraton is also connected by a walkway to the Prudential Center shopping mall, which has a food court and more than a dozen restaurants.  

Cancellation/Refund policy:
Cancellations/refunds upon request prior to February 15th 8:00 am MST.


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When & Where

Sheraton Hotel and Convention Center
39 Dalton Street
Boston, MA 02199

Saturday, March 2, 2013 from 8:45 AM to 4:45 PM (EST)

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