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Sunday 23 July from 12:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. will be a IGHR FamilySearch Expo sponsored by FamilySearch International. There will be societies, book publishers, and others in a mini exhibit hall atmosphere. Orientation for IGHR will follow, then a low country boil dinner, and social gathering.

Classes begin Monday morning. Evening sessions Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights.

Tuesday night there is no planned meal onsite. Dinner is on your own.

Thursday night 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. should be a fun casual evening of exploration. Set at the Richard B. Russell Special Collections Library will be dinner and an opportunity to explore the galleries highlighting the collections of the three specials collections library housed there.

For information on Transportation and Parking, please click here.

Groome Transportation Airport Shuttle

Hartsfield Jackson International Airport

Click here for the IGHR 2017 Dining Overview and links to purchase meal tickets.

Guests of UGA's hotel have multiple options available for exercise:

  • The hotel's fitness center, located on the second floor, is equipped with treadmills, upright and elliptical bikes, an adjustable bench and workout mats.
  • For a nominal fee, hotel guests can use the facilities of the nearby Ramsey Student Center, UGA's highly acclaimed student recreational and athletic facility. Larger than Sanford Stadium, the center includes gyms, swimming pools, a one-eighth-mile indoor track, racquetball and squash courts, full-length basketball courts, weight rooms, climbing and bouldering walls, and an indoor challenge course. The UGA hotel will provide courtesy shuttle service on request.

Athens is a walker's paradise; however, not a flat one. Design your own walking tour of the campus and downtown — gardens, museums, historic attractions, shopping, famous landmarks and more are all within a few miles of UGA's hotel!

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