Family History Expos has planned an all day event for Rapid City, South Dakota on June 18, 2011. Please assist us in getting the word out to all family History enthusiasts! Let friends, society members and library patrons know about this amazing opportunity to spend the day learning from leading experts and top genealogy exhibits with essential products and services for genealogists and family history enthusiasts. Details are available at
This year our keynote speaker is Holly T. Hansen. Holly is the President and founder of Family History Expos. She was the editor for the Everton Genealogical Helper for several years as well as the editor of the Handy Book for Genealogists 10th and 11th editions.
Family History Expos is the flag-ship of genealogy events, with events being held all around the U.S. and we are excited to have Holly available to share some of her research expertise at the Rapid City Expo as well as your opportunity to attend the Expo where you can learn the tech to trace your roots!
Other professionals in attendance are Arlene H. Eakle, Ph.D.; Ruby Coleman; Leland Meitzler; Billy Edgington; and Marlo Schultz. You are in for a real treat with exhibits and classes.
Family History Expos will have a booth with educational and fun stuff for genealogists to purchase. Arlene Eakle will have her full line of research aids available. Family Roots Publishing Company will have a significant bookstore filled with the latest books to assist you with your research. Heritage Collector will be exhibiting and assisting with software to capture your photographs, memories, and many ways to share your stories with family and friends.
See the full agenda of classes offered online at http://www.familyhistoryexpos.com/viewevent.aspx?eid=43. Register online or before the event and save!
Please come join us for a fun filled educational evening. This is the place "Where Ol' Dogs Learn New Tricks!" and young puppies learn old ones.
Press Release can be downloaded from our website along with graphics to include in your newsletter located in our Press Room
https://www.familyhistoryexpos.com/pressroom.aspx. Simply click on the drop down box and choose the Rapid City Family History Expo 2011. You will find several files you can download with more information you can share. You can print them; post them in your library, newsletter, local mini-mart, church, etc.
Help genealogists get the word that Family History Expos is coming to Rapid City for our 1st annual event to be held at the Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn located at:
505 North Fifth Street, Rapid City, South Dakota 57701