The conference program includes four special interest workshops for an additional fee with advanced registration. Each workshop has limited seating. Registration includes special syllabus material and handouts.

Conference registration is required to attend these workshops.

T209 – Township & Range Land Workshop SOLD OUT

When: 14 May 2015, 8:00-10:30 a.m.
Cost: $25

Ruth Ann Hager, CG, CGL, will outline the nuances of the township and range grid, explain how to read and write the data, plus show how to locate your ancestor’s property.

T249 – Metes & Bounds Land Workshop – SOLD OUT

When: 14 May 2015, 2:30-5:00 p.m.
Cost: $25

Vic Dunn, CG, will explain metes and bounds land measurement, demonstrate how to plat the land survey, and show how to determine the location of this survey on a current map.

F309 – DNA Workshop – SOLD OUT

When: 15 May 2015, 8:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.
Cost: $40

Debbie Parker Wayne, CG, CGL, will provide information and hands-on exercises on the use of DNA in this all-day workshop sponsoredby BCG Education Fund.

S409 – Irish Law Library Workshop

When: 16 May 2015, 8:00-10:30 a.m.
Cost: $25

David Rencher, AG, CG, FIGRS, FUGA, will show you how to locate the names of your Irish ancestors in an Irish law library, information often not available anywhere else.

Questions? Contact NGS Registrar Courtney Holmes at or refer to FAQs.

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