July 8, 2017 is the date of our fourth annual Genealogy Conference at Remington Nature Center. We are pleased to announce that John Philip Colletta will be our speaker this year. Those who register before June 16th will receive a $5 discount, and NWMGS members enjoy an additional $5 discount. After June 16th the price is $50 for both members and non-members.
The entire schedule and details can be found on the registration form.
We hope to see you there!
John Philip Colletta is one of America’s most popular genealogical lecturers. Knowledgeable, experienced and entertaining, he resides in Washington, D.C. For twenty years, while laying the foundation for his career in genealogy, he worked half-time at the Library of Congress and taught workshops at the National Archives.
Today Dr. Colletta lectures nationally, teaches at local schools, and conducts programs for the Smithsonian Institution’s Resident Associate Program. He is a faculty member of the Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research (University of Georgia, Athens) and the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy.
He has also taught for Boston University’s Certificate in Family History program and three genealogy institutes where he created courses: the National Institute on Genealogical Research (Washington, DC), the Genealogical Institute of Texas (Dallas), and the Genealogical Institute of Mid-America (Springfield, Ill.).