Genealogical Society of Kendall County, Texas

Research Trip to Salt Lake City, Utah

Family History Library
Salt Lake City Research Trip
Sunday April 23 to Sunday April 30, 2023
Sponsored by
Genealogical Society of Kendall County Texas
Each year the Genealogical Society of Kendall County sponsors a research trip to the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah.  Our next trip is scheduled from Sunday, April 23 to Sunday, April 30, 2023.
The Family History Library contains vast resources of genealogical data from all parts of the world – many are not online or available online to the public.  It is the largest genealogical library in the world.
The research trip package includes:
            Library orientation Monday morning
            Research assistance from experienced and trained library staff
            Six days of research at the Family History Library – Current hours effective June 6, 2022
Monday: 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Tuesday–Thursday: 9:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Friday–Saturday: 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
 Two (2) one-hour lectures by professional researchers
            Social events to share with fellow travelers
We have reserved a block of rooms at the Salt Lake Plaza Hotel.  The hotel is located next door to the library, eliminating the need for transportation while in Salt Lake.  The hotel also operates a complimentary shuttle to and from the airport or you can use the light rail system that runs from the airport and stops in front of the hotel.
In order to keep the cost to a minimum, each traveler makes their own hotel reservation and travel arrangements.
Make your room reservation by calling the Plaza Hotel.  Their phone number is 801-521-0130Be sure to tell them you are with the Genealogical Society of Kendall County Texas group when you make your reservation to receive our group rate.
The group rate for the Genealogical Society of Kendall County Texas: 
Standard room - $98 a night plus tax for Single King or Double Queen
Deluxe room - $108 a night plus tax for Double Queen
Your room reservation may be canceled 72 hours prior to the day of arrival with no penalty.
Travel Arrangements:
Individuals make their own travel arrangements.  Several airlines fly to Salt Lake including some non-stop flights.
For more information and after you have made your hotel reservation, please notify Lloyd Shenberger at 830-388-1032 or  with your reservation dates and confirmation number.
See you in Salt Lake!