Tracing Roots: You and Your Genealogy
Friday, August 5thd 2016 from 9 to 10:30am
Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre
Tracing Roots will focus on the fascinating process of delving into the past on a journey of personal discovery and self. The sessions will be presented by Professor Pedro Welch and Mr. Martin Cox, Director of Finance and Economic Affairs and Head of the Barbados Civil Service and coordinated by H.E Ambassador Robert Morris, Barbados’ Ambassador to CARICOM.
The Genealogy Marketplace Fair
Friday, August 5th 2016 from 11:15am to 6pm
The Archives Department Grounds
The Genealogy Marketplace at the Archives will provide an opportunity for several of the cultures that come together in Barbados to be showcased and for persons to discover more about their genealogy and tracing it. There will be exhibits, documentary screenings, a live oral history presentation, food from different cultures on sale, as well as prizes and surprises compliments Ancestry.com!
Coaches will be provided at 10:45 a.m. to take interested participants from the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre to The Barbados Archives for the Genealogy Marketplace event. There will be an option to return by coach at 3:00 or 4:00 pm. Kindly indicate if you wish to use the complimentary coach service to get to the Archives for the Genealogy Marketplace. There is no entrance fee for the Genealogy Marketplace.