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We invite you to attend our meetings.

AAHGS-PGCM holds bi-monthly meetings at the Seabrook Recreation Center, 9443 Worrell Avenue, Lanham, Maryland on the third Saturday in January, March, May, September, and November.

June is reserved for our Juneteenth workshops.

2014 Calendar of Events

Date

Event/Location

Speaker/Participants

 

January 18
1:30 – 3:00 p.m.

AAHGS-PGCM Chapter Meeting
Seabrook Recreation Building
9443 Worrell Ave Lanham-Seabrook, MD 20706

Jazette Marshburn, Archivist, Afro-American Newspapers Topic: African American Newspapers Archives

 

 

February 22
2:00 – 4:00 pm

Washington DC Family History Center
Visitors Center
10000 Stoneybrook Drive
Kensington, MD 20895
Registration Required

Black History Month Program 10:10 - 11:10 Session 1: Panel Discussion: "I'm Not Who I Think I Am!"
11:20-11:55 Session 2: "Sharing My History"
11:55-12:30 Session 3: "Gathering My History"

 

March 11
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Harmony Hall Regional Center
10701 Livingston Road
Fort Washington, MD 20744

Women’s History Month
Panel discussion : Women who are making history in the lives of senior citizens will share their knowledge and experiences

 

March 15
1:30 – 3:00 pm Women’s History Month  

AAHGS-PGCM Chapter Meeting
Seabrook Recreation Building
9443 Worrell Ave Lanham-Seabrook, MD 20706

Speaker: Whittona R. Burrell, M.S. U.S. Census Bureau Topic: The Federal Census Records and their Impact on the Preservations and use of those records

 

March 19
7:00 – 8:30 pm

Martin Luther King Library
901 G Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
mlkjrlibrary@dc.gov
Phone: (202) 727-0321
Metro Stop: Gallery Place, Metro Center

Speaker: Nathania Branch Miles, co-Author
Topic: Prince George’s County and the Civil War: Life on the Border

 

May 17
1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
AAHGS-PGCM Chapter Meeting
Seabrook Recreation Building
9443 Worrell Ave Lanham-Seabrook, MD 20706
Marvin Jones
Topic: Robbins family who served in the Union Army, their backgrounds, and their fates
 
Jun 14
8:30 – 4:00 p.m.
AAHGS-PGCM/
M-NCPPC/PGCHS/LDS
9th Annual Juneteenth Celebration Seminar
Watkins Park, Upper Marlboro, MD
Various Presenters including Melvin J. Collier, Session Topic: Mending Broken Ties: Reconstructing Family Trees Sawed by Slavery
Reginald Washington, Topic: The Dawn of Freedom: Researching of
Records of the Freedmen's Bureau
Lyndra Marshall
Topic: Beginning Genealogy
JaZette Marshburn
Topic: Afro Newspaper Archives
Sylvester Woolford
Topic: The Dover Eight
Jan Fontaine
Topic: Woodlawn Cemetery
Julia Porter and Roland Barksdale-Hall
Children Sessions
 
Jun 21
6:00 p.m.– 10:00 p.m.
St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church
1501 E. Oliver Street
Baltimore, MD 21213
BAAHGS 25th Anniversary
Banquet
 
Jun 28
11:00– 1:00 p.m
Research Café
Montpelier Mansion/Historic Site
9650 Muirkirk Road
Laurel, Maryland 20708
Nathania Branch Miles
Topic: Beginning Genealogy
(genealogy web search)
 
July Vacation Family Reunions  
August Vacation Family Reunions  
September 20
1:30– 3:00 p.m
AAHGS-PGCM Chapter Meeting
Seabrook Recreation Building
9443 Worrell Ave
Lanham-Seabrook, MD 20706
Climbing the Brick Wall  
October 9 -12
35th AAHGS NATIONAL CONFERENCE
Pittsburgh, PA
  Various Presenters

November 15
1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Maryland Legacy Day
Site: TBD

Maryland Legacy Day 2014:
150th Year Celebration of The
Emancipation Proclamation

 

 

 


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