Extended Hours – History Center
Chatham, VA 24531
The History Research Center and Library will be open from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm on May 6 during the Finding Our Roots event for tours of the facility and exhibits.
Finding Our Roots, history and genealogy festival, at the Reid Street Gallery from 12:00 noon until 4:00 pm. Regional genealogy, history, and library resources are here to help you discover the hidden stories of our region and our families. At 3:00 pm, author Lynn Rainville will talk about her recent book, Hidden History: African American Cemeteries in Central Virginia. The day concludes with some free Ancestry.com DNA kit giveaways! Food available for purchase from Chatham Public House.
Sponsored by: History United, Danville Public Library, Pittsylvania County Public Library, Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, Caswell County Historical Association and Pittsylvania Historical Society.