The DeKalb History Center is hosting its 13th Annual Black History Month Celebration on February 11 from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p. m. live via Zoom. “Growing in Power and Promise: African American Genealogy in DeKalb and Atlanta” will include four speakers: Tamika Strong, Georgia Archives reference archivist; Winifred Hemphill, president of South-View Cemetery Association; Johnny Watts, director and curator of the Flat Rock Archives; and Laurel Wilson, historian of Decatur’s African American Heritage. Tickets are $10 for members, $15 for nonmembers.
To register, go to dekalbhistory.org. You must make an appointment if you want to view the society’s archives. For more information, call 404-373-1088.