The Ulster Historical Foundation is sponsoring a tour of the U.S. They will visit Tucson on Wednesday March 14th. Here is their announcement:
Programme title: Researching Irish and Scots-Irish Ancestors
Date and time: Wednesday 14 March 2012, 9.30 AM to 4.30 PM
Location: Oro Valley Country Club, 300 W. Greenock Dr., Oro Valley
Main contact: Nina Harrison, firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration details: $20 for individuals affiliated to cultural or historical societies, $30 non-members. (Note: lunch is not included in the program price.) Register directly with Nina: email@example.com Or phone 520-219-4816, cell 520-248-9804.
Further information: The morning 09:30 to 11:30 am is offered for personal research consultations (individual charge of $20 per family line), followed by an early lunch, then the presentations plus Q&A will take place in the afternoon (1.00 to 4.30 pm).
Dinner at the club is available in same room or on the patio for additional visiting and consultations, for interested parties.
1) Introduction to researching Irish and Scots-Irish ancestors
2) The Great Famine and Emigration
3) The Ulster Plantation and sources for researching seventeenth century families
Please note this event is not sponsored by SCVGS. Any questions should be directed to Nina Harrison, whose contact information is above.