The Afro-American Genealogical and Historical Society of Chicago is having its 34th Annual Family History Conference. The theme is “Back to Basics: Effective Search Techniques” and the conference will be held Friday, October 7th and Saturday October 8th. Friday’s programs begin at 12 noon and Saturday’s program runs from 8 am to 5 pm. The conference is being held at the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, 5200 S. University Ave., Chicago, IL.
Highlights include keynote addresses by Tony Burroughs, founder of the Center for Black Genealogy and author of Black Roots. For registration information and further schedule details please visit the Afro-American Genealogical and Historical Society of Chicago webpage.