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The Ark-La-Tex Genealogical Association will have an all day seminar and
book fair on Saturday August 13, 2016. Featured speaker will be Diane
Giannini, certified genealogist and lecturer. Her lectures will include:
(1) Confirming Family Stories Using Special Collections; (2) I Have Found a
Document Now What? (Analysis of records and ideas to move research forward);
(3) Mapping Your Genealogy - Tracing Ancestors From Place to Place; and (4)
Finding the Impossible - Case Study of the Lost Courthouse (How to locate
significant records and the importance of collaborating with others).
Barnes & Noble will be on site with a large selection of genealogy and
history books. Location for the seminar will be the Broadmoor United
Methodist Church ( Pearce Hall) at 3715 Youree Drive, Shreveport. Lunch and
syllabus included if pre-registered by August 11. Numerous door prizes.
Limited seating and advance registration recommended. For more details and
a printable registration form, go to our website:
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~laaltga/ or email Jim Johnson at