The Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS) 2013 annual conference gets underway Wednesday this week in Fort Wayne, Indiana at the Grand Wayne Convention Center. If you are in the area, it is not too late to attend. Walk in registration begins today (Tuesday) at 3:00pm. If I understand correctly, a full Wednesday-to-Saturday registration costs 240 and a single-day costs $100.
Registration will be open:
- Tuesday 3 p.m.-7 p.m.
- Wednesday 7 a.m.-10 a.m. & 4 p.m.-6 p.m.
- Thursday 7 a.m.-1 p.m.
- Friday 7:30 a.m.-10 a.m.
- Saturday 7:30 a.m.-10 a.m.
Also, don’t forget the free exhibit hall.
“The exhibit hall at FGS 2013 will be filled with genealogy vendors and societies showcasing the latest software, books, maps, databases and gadgets,” according to Tina Lyons of the FGS Conference News Blog. Come see the latest and greatest and learn about special, conference pricing.
The Exhibit Hall hours are
- Thursday, 9:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
- Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
- Saturday, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
If you can’t make it during business hours, stop by on Thursday evening when the exhibits are open until 7:30pm.