I had a good time at this years RootsTech in Salt Lake City, Utah. I met some awesome people (even a DNA cousin) and I attended some great breakout sessions. Below is episode 53 which gives you an inside look at RootsTech from the eyes of the BlackProGen Live attendees.
Some pictures I took during the conference ( I wish I took more)
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Mark your calendars! That’s if you haven’t already for October 25th, the National Archives will host the fifth virtual Genealogy Fair. The virtual fair is free and will go live at 9:45am (EST) and wrap about 4pm. For more information click here
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Are you going to be in the New York City area this weekend? If so please join us for the Annual Genealogy Conference hosted by AAHGS-NY and LDS this Saturday, March 18th, 2017.
Time: 11:00 am to 4:30 pm
Location: Harlem LDS Chapel, 360 Lenox Ave (128th and Lenox), Harlem, NY
Free and Open to the Public.
11:00 AM – 12:15 PM
- Pre-conference activities will involve volunteer assisted questions and answers by consultation and computer.
12:30 PM – 4:30 PM
- Keynote address by Professor Gunja SenGupta, Chair Department of History, Brooklyn College
- Film clips from the African Heritage Day, Roots Tech Conference
- Research-directed story-telling and information sharing by AAHGS-NY members.
- Reception immediately following
I had the pleasure of being an exhibitor at this years National Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society conference in Pittsburgh, PA. I met and spoke with AAHGS members from all over the United States, I also intended a few very interesting as well as informative sessions with National AAHGS President Tamela Tenpenny-Lewis, Timothy Pinnick,Tony Burroughs, and Michael Williams. Below are a few pictures of some of the exhibitors.