Education

Annual Conference at the Library on Saturday, February 18, 2017

The 11th Annual Black Belt African American Genealogical and Historical Society Conference will be held on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at the Selma-Dallas County Public Library from 9 am to 5 pm. This year’s theme is “Reconstruction to Jim Crow in the Black Belt.” Keynote Speaker: Linda Kenney Miller, author of “Beacon on the Hill,” […]

FREE Genealogy Program, Saturday, November 16, at the Selma Public Library

Join us on Saturday, November 16, at the Selma-Dallas County Public Library for Part II of our continuing genealogy series. Sharon Diggs-Jackson will present “How to Publish Your Story” from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm in the Vaughan Room. The library is located at 1103 Selma Avenue at the corner of Broad Street. The program […]

Encyclopedia of Alabama Website Dedicated

Gov. Bob Riley today announced the launch of Encyclopedia of Alabama, an online reference on the state’s history, culture, geography and natural environment.  Riley made the announcement during an awards luncheon held by the Alabama Humanities Foundation at The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover. The foundation and Auburn University developed Encyclopedia of Alabama with about $3 million […]

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