2014 AHSGR Convention

2014 AHSGR 45th Annual Convention


"Keeping Our Legacy Alive"

Lincoln, Nebraska
July 6 - 12, 2014

333 S 13th Street
Lincoln, NE  68508

Room reservations may be made by contacting the headquarters hotel, The Cornhusker, 333 S. 13th Street, Lincoln, NE 68508 by calling 402-474-7474.  Please ask for the AHSGR Convention Group Rate when reserving your room.  Reservations by attendees must be received on or before Sunday, June 22, 2014 to receive the AHSGR Convention Group rate of $104.00 Standard Rate + Taxes and Fees.  parking is included in the room fee.

The 2014 Convention will be held in the Cornhusker Hotel, 333 S 13th Street.  It is convenient to the downtown area and the Historical Haymarket District.  Research opportunity at headquarters.  The following program is being developed:

  • Sessions on genealogy, history, culture, and folklore of the Germans from Russia.

  • International speakers including those from Russia and South America.

  • The Annual Story Telling Contest.

  • Research opportunities using the full AHSGR library and archives at headquarters.  A shuttle will be provided between the hotel and headquarters.

  • Availability of books and other materials for purchase.

  • Heritage Hall featuring village displays organized by Village Coordinators.

  • Area group discussions with Village Coordinators and other sharing the similar interests in research.

  • Updates on information available from the archives in Russia.

  • Discussion of latest research on Germans from Russia.

  • Youth Program.

  • Local and regional tours including Sutton.

  • Quilt raffle.

  •  Silent auction.


Convention Links:

Registration Form