African American Genealogical Society MeetingBy
Published: January 30, 2013
|When:||Back to Calendar February 2, 2013 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm||Where:||Greensboro Central Library
219 North Church Street
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African American Historical & Genealogical Society Meeting (AAHGS) will conduct its 14th Annual Workshop on Saturday, February 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. There is no admission cost for the workshop, which will be at Greensboro Central Library (downtown), 219 N. Church Street. The purpose of the workshop is to help individuals trace their family history. Guest speaker: Michelle Lanier, curator of Multicultural Initiatives, North Carolina Division of Historical Sites & Properties, Raleigh, N.C. Topics: Gullah/ Geechee Culture in North Carolina, Designing Your Family Tree, Free People of Color and the Sauratown Project (The importation of 100 Africans in the Dan River Valley of N.C. in 1773). Genealogical materials and displays will be part of the workshop. For information regarding the workshop, please call 336-547-0178.