Public AnnouncementSubmitted on: February 8, 2017
In Observance of Black History Month
The Florence County Library System will celebrate Black History Month with a genealogical program on Saturday, February18, at 10:00 a. m. in the Joseph T. Stukes Meeting Room, Doctor’s Bruce and Lee Foundation Library. The program, titled “Digging Your Roots: Basic Research and Tips for Tracing African-American Ancestors.”
This program will be presented by Wevonneda Minis. Minis speaks on genealogy research methods and tracing African-American and former slave-owning families. She has presented at national, state and local genealogical conferences. Ms. Minis, a former Post and Courier genealogy columnist, is president of the International Society of Family History Writers and Editors. She serves on the boards the South Carolina Genealogical Society and the South Carolina Archives and History Foundation.
This program is free and open to the public, for more information and to register, please call (843) 413-7075 or visit www.florencelibrary.org.