First Annual Black Family History Day Event at TSLAC on Saturday, February 13th

An exciting announcement from our colleagues at TSLAC! This event is FREE! Space is limited, so reserve your spot now.

TSLAC Black Family History Day

Image courtesy of TSLAC.

Join the Texas State Library and Archives Commission on Saturday, February 13th at noon for an afternoon devoted to black family history research. In collaboration with the Austin History Center and the Carver Genealogy Center, attendees will have the opportunity to learn tips for starting their research, learn about area resources, and ask questions related to their research.

Below is the list of classes:

Noon – 12:45 pm – Documenting Your History workshop led by LaToya Devezin, African-American Community Archivist at the Austin History Center.

1 pm – 1:45 pm – Resources for African-American [sic] at TSLAC presented by Tonia Woods, Senior Reference Archivist at the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

2 pm – 2:45 pm – Genealogy Discussion forum moderated by Cynthia Evans, Genealogy Coordinator at the Carver Genealogy Center.

Class spaces are limited. Parking is available at the Capitol Visitors Garage and metered parking along San Jacinto Blvd. For more information or to reserve a space, email Ashley Stevens, Education and Outreach Coordinator at or call at 512-463-9807.

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The Texas State Genealogical Society (TxSGS) was founded on November 28, 1960, in Fort Worth, Texas, and is incorporated under the laws of the State of Texas as an educational and literary corporation.
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First Annual Black Family History Day Event at TSLAC on Saturday, February 13th — 4 Comments

  1. Hi,
    My name is Kelly Sillers and I would love to attend the Black Family History Day but I have to work on that day. I was wondering would I still be able to recieve a copy of the syllabus to my email or by mail?

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