Announcement from National Genealogical Society (NGS)
Celebrate Black History Month and Explore Resources and Events
Join the National Genealogical Society (NGS) in honoring Black History Month. The video resources and events listed below may be of interest and helpful to those researching Black ancestry:
No Longer Forgotten is a free, virtual conference that will be held on 11 February 2023. The keynote speaker is Dr. Shelley Viola Murphy, a member of NGS. All are welcome to participate via Zoom. Registration and the full program are on the event’s page.
You also are invited to attend “Finding Black History in Our Family Tree” on 19 February 2023 with Andre Kearns, member of the NGS Board of Directors and chair of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee. This event is offered in person in Atlanta, Georgia, or via Zoom. Visit the website to learn more and register for the workshop.