Family history research is an exciting way to learn more about yourself and your family. Sometimes knowing where to begin is a challenge. Join us at the second annual Family Roots Expo to begin this sometimes intimidating process with fun, easy classes for the novice or attend an intermediate or advanced class for the seasoned genealogist!
Keynote Speakers and Presenters
Start the morning with motivation and inspiration as you listen to world renowned keynote speakers beginning Friday and Saturday at 9:00 am and then concluding each afternoon at 4:30 pm.
After being inspired by Keynote Speakers, find your perfect classes. YOU choose your itinerary and attend the classes rated as beginning, intermediate or advanced. Choose classes that exactly fit your desired experience to start your journey of family history exploration, or advance your skill set to overcome a family history roadblock. Expert presenters offer a variety of topics, hands on training, specific skill sets and engaging curriculum. Learn new apps and technology to share your family history on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and Memories. With 13 Class Rooms offering a choice of more than 50 classes over the 2-day period, you are sure to find classes to help you in your journey.
Unique to Family Roots Expo are our Youth Workshops on Saturday. Telling your story is part of genealogy and there are so many fun and tech savvy resources available. The Youth will love these workshops that introduce kids and teens to family history by providing classes specifically designed to cater to their experience. These classes are technology based and fun ways to get youth excited and involved in family history.
At the heart of your hands-on experience is close to 100 exhibitors all in one place. Explore the variety of all the latest tools and many resources available to find, learn, preserve and share your story. Doors open to the Expo Hall at 10 am on both days.