Genealogy events sponsored by our members and/or collaborative groups taking place in Indianapolis and other locations in 2020 are listed below.
Saturday, February 15, 2020 1:00-2:00pm
Award-winning author and cultural documentarian Candacy Taylor will discuss the Green Book at the Leon Jett Memorial Lecture. A book signing will follow.
Saturday, February 29, 2020 1:00-2:00pm
Award-winning poet and educator Shonda Buchanan will discuss her new memoir, Black Indian, and her family’s legacy of being African-American with Native American roots. A book signing will follow.
Saturday, March 21, 2020 1:00-2:00pm
Artist, author and historian Dr. Carolyn Mazloomi is founder of the Women of Color Quilters Network and is recognized as one of the nation’s most creative textile artists. She has produced an awe-inspiring body of work, much of it containing references to African-American life and history.
You don't want to miss these presentations that are free to IAAGG and/or Eiteljorg members. For more information, see the attached flyer and the Eiteljorg website https://eiteljorg.org/calendar/.
African American Family History Symposium
Saturday, March 14, 2020, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM EDT
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
25000 Westwood Road, Westlake, OH 44145
A full-day seminar on tracing African American Roots. Free lunch will also be provided.
About this Event:
The African American Family History Symposium brings together nationally-known historians and genealogists from Cleveland and beyond to teach and inspire attendees to explore their African American roots.
Click here for more information on Eventbrite.