Posted by: Jan Meisels Allen
The AARP (American Association of Retired Persons) has announced a "Discover Your Roots" sweepstakes open to those who are at least 45 years old and legal residents of the US 50 states and the District of Columbia.
The Sweepstakes began on May 24, 2011 at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("ET") and ends on August 15, 2011 at 11:59 p.m. ET. The AARP and genealogists Megan Smolenyak are sponsoring the contest with great prizes including five hours of private consultation with Megan, signed copies of Megan's books : "Who Do You Think You Are and Trace Your Roots with DNA, a one year subscription to Ancestry.com and at $1,000 gift card!
To enter the sweepstakes go to : http://tinyurl.com/3h422s6
The official rules are located at:
You will have to register on the AARP website- its free and takes only moments.
I have no business affiliation with AARP nor Megan. I am a member of the AARP. I am posting this only for informational purposes.
Jan Meisels Allen
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee