Events & Conferences

Upcoming Workshops & Conferences
 

2016

AUGUST

August 31 to September 3, 2016

Federation of Genealogical Societies Conference:
Springfield, IL

For more information, visit: http://fgs.conference.org

SEPTEMBER

September 1-3, 2016

International Black Genealogy Summit
Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, Arlington, VA

Register early for the conference – $130.00 until June 30th (after June 30th the fee is higher); reserve your room at the hotel ASAP, Crystal Gateway Marriott (room rate- $112 plus tax per night) Book your room no  later than August 4, 2016. (800-228-9290 or 703-920-3230) Request the IBGS rate. After August 4th the rate is higher.

For more information, visit: http://www.blackgenealogysummit.com/

OCTOBER

October 13-16, 2016

37th AAHGS National Conference
Atlanta, GA

For more information, visit: http://www.aahgs.org/

Brooklyn Abolitionists/In Pursuit of Freedom
Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn Heights, NY
www.brooklynhistory.org
Exhibit runs from January 2014 to 2018

 

Also, check out the events section of the websites of our partners and others for the latest information related to upcoming genealogical events

AAHGS: www.aahgs.org

AAMP: www.aampmuseum.org

ASALH: asalhphilaheritage@gmail.com

FHC: www.familysearch.org

GHS: www.germantownhistory.org

GSP: www.genpa.org

HSP: www.hsp.org

Cherry Hill FHC: www.southjerseyfamilyhistory.org

Valley Forge FHC: broomallfhc@gmail.com

And, First Friday Genealogy Group – meets every “first Friday” of the month from 12 Noon to 2 p.m. at the Independence Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia, located at 18 South 7th Street in Philadelphia. Contact Deborah Ross, AAGG member, at (215) 879-4410 or visit https://sites.google.com/site/firstfridaygenealogy/