The Fairfax Genealogical Society Spring Conference will be held 6-7 April 2018. The the Joy of Genealogy conference will be located at The Westin at Tyson’s Corner. Lectures include Irish Research, African American Research, and Finding Their Religion Along the Way. For more information and to register, click here
Fredericksburg Family History Day will be held Saturday, March 19 at the LDS Chapel. The theme is Connecting Our Stars, and the keynote speaker is Dr. William Pretzer, Senior Curator for History at the new National Museum of African American History and Culture. For more information, click here
Fredericksburg Family History Day is being held March 14, 2015 at the LDS Chapel off of Bragg Road. Classes include Tips for Reading Old Handwriting, Genealogy 101 and 102, Researching the Library of Congress, and several other informative classes. For more information, visit http://fredvafamilyhistoryday.com
The Stafford, VA 350 Trail to Freedom Tour is being held November 1 and 2, 2014. It is described as a day to celebrate the history of Stafford County’s African American Community, and participants will visit several historic sites. For more information, click here.
Attend the University of Virginia’s national symposium, Universities Confronting the Legacy of Slavery, being held October 16 and 17, 2014 at the university. The symposium is free and open to all, but sign up is required. For more information, click here.