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Celtic Connections Conference 2018

Advance registration deadline is July 15.
The theme of the 2018 Conference is Pathways to Our Past. Celtic Connections Conference logo:  Pathways to Our Past
Join us August 10 - 11 at the Boston Marriott Newton in Auburndale, MA.
The conference was featured on Ireland Reaching Out! See us on their webpage at
The Irish Genealogical Society International co-sponsors the Conference with The Irish Ancestral Research Association (TIARA).    The conference is held in even-numbered years, featuring experts in Celtic family history topics. 
The 2018 Conference will be even bigger than our 2014 and 2016 conferences, with more lectures than ever!
Other offerings include a bus tour of historic area sites (Thursday), a banquet (Friday), and a pub trivia event (Saturday).
Please see the conference website,, for details about speakers and topics, and sponsorship opportunities.
Registration is now open!  Hotel reservations are also available through the conference website. 
Please think about coming in early in order to join the bus tour.
Help promote the conference!  Print and bring a poster to your local genealogical society meeting, or post it at a genealogy or history center.  Celtic Connections Conference poster.