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Membership in CAAGS is open to any individual or organization that subscribes to the Society’s mission and objectives (described under About CAAGS). The official membership year runs from January 1 through December 31. Individuals may join at any time, however, we encourage you to begin the process as early as possible. The Membership Chair will process your application and get you into the system so that you may start reaping the benefits of membership right away.
CAAGS MONTHLY MEETING
MARCH 15, 2014 GUEST SPEAKER
“Life and Legacy of Booker T. Washington“
Gloria Jackson is a great-granddaughter of Booker T. Washington. She is the Founder and President of the Booker T. Washington Inspirational Network (BTWIN), an alliance of thinkers, writers, speakers, and all others committed to the vision and ideals of her great grandfather. Ms. Jackson is a graduate of UCLA’s School of Law, and is an attorney and real estate broker in Los Angeles., CA.
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SAVE THE DATE
“Discover Your Roots” 12th Annual African American Family History Conference
Saturday, March 22, 2014
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 a.m.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Historic Chapel
1209 S. Manhattan Place
Los Angeles, CA 90019
Exciting Classes with Lunch Included Pre-Registration by March 1, 2014: $30 After March 1, 2014 and at the door: $35 Information/Registration: (310) 475-7018 or www.DiscoverYourRoots.org
CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2014
January 18 – CAAGS Board/General Meeting
February 15 – CAAGS Board/General Meeting
March 15 – CAAGS Board/General Meeting
March 22 – Discover Your Roots Conference, Los Angeles, CA
April 19 – CAAGS Board/General Meeting
May 7-10, National Genealogical Society (NGS) Conference, Richmond, VA www.ngsgenealogy.org/
May 17, CAAGS Board/General Meeting
June 5-8, Southern California Genealogical Society Jamboree, Burbank, CA
June 21 – CAAGS Board/General Meeting
Los Angeles City Library Field Trip (Date TBD)
August 27-30, Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS) Conference, San Antonio, TX
September 20, CAAGS Board/General Meeting
October 18, CAAGS Board/General Meeting
November 15, CAAGS Board/General Meeting
December 20, CAAGS Annual Meeting/Holiday Celebration