Saturday, February 25, 2023
9:00 am to 2:00 pm
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“Our mission is to Connect our African American Community to their Ancestors through the Tacoma Family History Center.”
Celebrate Black History Month by learning how to piece together the stories of your
ancestors, and bring them to life. Tacoma Family History Center is hosting a FREE
genealogy workshop designed specifically for individuals with African American ancestry. This
FREE workshop will be held February 25, 2023, from 9AM to 2PM at the Tacoma Family
History Center, 1102 S Pearl St. in Tacoma Washington. A free lunch will be served to
Connection with ancestors can come from the stories our families and friends tell.
10 Steps to Reclaiming
Your African Roots
Write down what you know
Find artifacts around the home
Create a Family Search account www.familysearch.org
Create your own family tree
Search for existing ancestors
Look for blanks
Search for historical records
Add photos and stories
Work together as a family
2023 Keynote Speaker & Presenters
Dr. Gregory Christopher, D. Min. Sr. Pastor
Shiloh Baptist Church
Credentialed Genealogist, FamilySearch International
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
1102 S Pearl St. , Tacoma, WA 98465
The Tacoma Family History Center is located at the South end of the building, opposite side of the YMCA.
Don't forget to create an account on Family Search!