Northwest Genealogy Conference
Aug. 16-18

The Stillaguamish Valley Genealogical Society will host the Northwest Genealogy Conference Aug. 16-18 at the Byrnes Performing Arts Center at Arlington High School. “Beyond Your Family Tree” will feature nationally known speakers, drawings, “Dress as your Ancestor” day, a scavenger hunt and more. Registration for nonmembers ranges from $85 (one day) to $175 (weekend), higher at the door.

A free beginning genealogy class kicks things off from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 15. Registration is required.

Also Aug. 15 is a free “My Family Tree” event for kids. Sessions will be held at 1 p.m. and again at 3 p.m. Registration for the kids event is required through the Snohomish Library, 360-568-2898.

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