Saturday, August 30, 2008


The Discover Your Roots– African American Family History Conference committee is pleased to extend a special invitation to educators to its second annual conference September 6, 2008. Educators can attend (support materials and lunch not included) for FREE or pay a reduced registration fee of $15.00 (regular $25) for materials and lunch. Educators can register by calling (314) 993-0420 and indicating special registration code: “Educator” and provide their contact information. Someone will be contacting them to confirm their registration.

This is a wonderful opportunity to learn how we can encourage the research and storytelling of the black family.

The conference is supported by:

 Afro-American Historical Genealogical Society (AAHGS) Landon Cheek Chapter
 Community Education, Division of St. Louis Public Schools
 St. Louis Public Library
 St. Louis Genealogical Society
 The Blackworld History Museum
 St. Louis County Library
 Missouri State Archives
 Missouri History Museum
 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
 Dred Scott Heritage Foundation
 Greenwood Cemetery
 St. Clair County Genealogical Society
 St. Louis Genealogical Society, African American Special Interest Group (AA-SIG)

More details about the conference can be found at:

Thank you,
Dana King, Chair
Discover Your Roots
314-652-8991 or 314-276-1129

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