LANSING AREA AFRICAN AMERICAN
GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY
New!! LAAAGS Online Newsletter
Welcome to the Home Page of the Lansing Area African American Genealogical Society.  LAAAGS was
founded in 2001 and is located in Lansing, Michigan.  The purpose of LAAAGS is to promote the
preservation of  African American family history for Lansing area residents and other interested persons.
Questions or comments about this site contact:
entpeople@yahoo.com.
This page was last updated November 2020
 
The next meeting for LAAAGS will be Saturday, November 21, 2020, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. This meeting will be  
held using Zoom. Individuals will receive instructions for attending the Zoom meeting by email. This meeting
will b
e devoted to examining the LAAAGS Book Project information. The Society has biographies of several
Lansing residents ready for inclusion. Book title "African Americans in Lansing Before 1930."
*ANNOUNCEMENT*
The dues for LAAAGS are
$25 dollars annually. Annual dues for 2020 are now
due.
Form for Dues Submission
*ANNOUNCEMENT*       *ANNOUNCEMENT*
Due to the order of limited gatherings surrounding the
COVID-19 precautions, LAAAGS Meetings will be held
by ZOOM until further notice.  We will keep everyone
updated as to further changes in our schedule.
LAAAGS 2020 Winter Genealogy Conference
keynote speaker, Dedria Humphries Barker
Attendees at the LAAAGS 2020 Winter Genealogy
Conference
2020 LAAAGS WINTER GENEALOGY CONFERENCE

The 2020 Conference was highly successful! The event was well attended, and accomplished the goal of bringing
genealogy research techniques to interested community members. Union served a delicious lunch. Several great door
prizes were won by attendees, including two DNA kits!