May is Asian & Pacific Heritage Month
IT’S ALMOST HERE – REGISTER BY MAY 24
CHINESE ANCESTRY DAY
Saturday, May 26, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
at the Oakland Asian Cultural Center, 388 Ninth St., Suite 290, Oakland CA 94607
A unique opportunity for those of Chinese descent
Enjoy a day with the experts!
Learn the basics of Chinese American genealogy and how to build your family tree.
Keynote speaker: FELICIA LOWE
The Bay Area filmmaker discusses the Chinese American experience and shows excerpts from her movie “Chinese Couplets,” about uncovering her mother’s hidden past.
GRANT DIN: “The Importance of Family Stories”
MARISA LOUIE LEE: “Chinese Exclusion Records at the National Archives”
JOHN WONG: “A Pilgrimage to Your Ancestral Village”
General Admission $60: California Genealogical Society Members $40
Door prizes: a DNA test kit, subscriptions to Ancestry.com, Fold3.com and more.
Lunch from Peony Restaurant included
Registration and details: https://tinyurl.com/yaw549p2
Go to CaliforniaAncestors.org for more information.
California Genealogical Society and Library
2201 Broadway, Suite LL2, Oakland, CA 94612-3031