African Heritage Social at RootsTech 2018
March 2, 2018
Join Us for a Special Evening
5:30–5:45 p.m. Introductions
5:45–6:15 p.m. Speaker, Regina Mason
6:15–7:15 p.m. Meet and greet, refreshments, book signing with Ms. Mason
7:15–7:30 p.m. Wrap-up and photos
Please feel free to bring one guest. This is a private event, and the invitation is nontransferrable. We look forward to seeing you there. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
African Heritage Sessions You Might Be Interested In
Find 14 classes, ranging from decoding plantation records to DNA testing.
Learn how to navigate the digital resources available for African American genealogy with the help of Diane Richard. Other topics on Wednesday include writing your story, discovering plantation slaves, finding your ancestors through archival research, and turning your ancestors into art.
Discover how to uncover remnants of slave plantations with Tony Burroughs, CEO of the Center for Black Genealogy. Other topics on Thursday include DNA testing, decoding freedom papers, and using technology to simplify the search for records.
Trace your slave roots through DNA testing with the help of Nicka Smith, genealogist and host of the web show BlackProGen LIVE. Other topics on Friday include understanding your DNA testing and record searching for the female felon.