Spring genealogy seminar to feature popular presenter

SEQUIM — Janet O’Conor Camarata will be the featured speaker at the Genealogical Society of Clallam County’s spring seminar “Location, Location, Location!” scheduled for Saturday, March 10.

Registration is being accepted now for the seminar at the Dungeness Schoolhouse, 2781 Towne Road, Sequim.

Registration also will begin at 8:30 a.m. that day.

The program will finish at 3 p.m.

Cost of the seminar will be $35 for Genealogical Society of Clallam County Members, $40 for non-members, registrants after Tuesday, March 6, and at the door.

Camarata has been a presenter at the Northwest Genealogy Conference, the Washington State Conference and at other prominent events.

The program consists of four different sessions. The morning session will include Camarata’s lectures “Beyond Maps: Location in Context” and “Discover County Histories and the Family Stories They Tell.”

In the afternoon she will explain how to understand and make the most of survey systems and general land office records.

Participants are asked to bring a sack lunch. Beverages and munchies will be served during the registration period and breaks.

Heritage Quest Booksellers also will be in attendance.

To pre-register, send a check payable to CCGS, 402 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles, WA 98382. To pay by credit card, go to the CCGS website (www. clallamcogs.org) and follow the directions for using Paypal.

For more information, call the society at 360-681-0962 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday or visit www.clallam cogs.org.

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