Calendar of Events
AAHGS-GRVA Transcribe-a-thon at LVA on March 11 from 2 to 4 PM
Chapter Members, Join our transcribe-a-thon at the Library of Virginia on March 11 from 2 to 4 PM. Participants will transcribe handwritten pages and historical documents by reading the text and typing it into digital form. This will be a hybrid in-person and Zoom event. In order to determine the number of participants in-person or via Zoom please fill out […]
Recognizing and Sharing Family Treasures.
Saturday February 25, 2023, at 10:30 a.m. Saturday February 25, 2023, at 10:30 a.m. Join the Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, Greater Richmond Virginia Chapter’s meeting on Saturday February 25, 2023, at 10:30 AM. This event will be a hybrid in-person and virtual Zoom meeting. The in-person meeting will be held at the Virginia […]
Tangled Roots: Braxton Descendants Research Their Past and Discover Intersecting Black and White Family Threads.
Friday, March 24, 2023 at 1:30pm Panelists: Viola O. Baskerville, B.A., J.D.; Gerry Gilstrop, MS, CPhT; Allison Thomas This panel discussion will reflect on the movement toward African American descendant and allied communities to transform historical narratives through collaborative genealogical research by reaching across ethnic lines to either confirm or deny family stories. African American history is American […]