AAHGS- Hands-On Workshop- March 19

Afro-American Historical & Genealogical Society- AAHGS Metro Atlanta Chapter

March 19 — Hands-On Genealogy Workshop. 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. (Northwest Branch at Scotts Crossing Library, 2489 Perry Boulevard, Atlanta, GA)

CCGS- Newnan- Meeting-18 March

19 March 2016, 1:30pm,  Coweta County Genealogical Society

8 Carmichael Street Newnan, GA, 

Carolyn Turner will be presenting a program with a Civil War Traveling Trunk. This trunk contains items that depict life as a civilian, life in the hospital, and life as a soldier during The Civil War era. The society is open for research from10am-4pm Wednesdays through Fridays, and the first and fourth Saturdays each month.  Public meetings are held at the research library on the third Saturday of March, June, September and December, beginning at 1:30pm.

Researching Black Ancestry in a White World

18 March 2016, Athens Clarke County Library, Multipurpose room C, 2025 Baxter Street, Athens, 3PM-4PMWEBINAR LIVE VIEWING – Researching Black Ancestry in a White World – Learn how to find African American family members in the pre-1870 United States. Utilize the tools and techniques that will help you identify and find resources to lead you to a family. Presenter: J. Mark Lowe.  Presented by the North Carolina Genealogy Society.

Clarke County Library- Finding Your Immigrant Ancestor- 15 March

Clarke County Library, 2025 Baxter St. Athens, 2nd Floor Computer Training Lab

Tuesday, March 15, 2016, 6:00pm

This class will introduce basic methods for learning the story of your ancestor’s journey to the United States. After a brief overview of the history of immigration, we’ll discuss how to find and use the records that will allow you to trace your ancestor’s arrival.

The class is limited to 12 participants and registration is required. Please click here to reserve your spot.