Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of APA Heritage Month (1978-2018)
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month events are happening throughout San Francisco in the month of May. This Master Calendar of events is compiled by the APA Heritage Foundation, in partnership with the Mayor’s APA Heritage Celebration Committee and the Official Celebration Partners of the 40th Anniversary:
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Finding Your Asian American Roots
May 31 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmFree
Grant Din – a certified genealogist with over thirty years of experience researching family histories – especially for those with roots in Asia – will recount immigration stories of people from China – Japan – Korea – the Philippines – and India – and how these family histories were discovered. Learn how to use the resources of the library to embark on your own searches – and find out about local sites like the National Archives in San Bruno which houses tens of thousands of case files. The workshop will take place in the library’s 5th Floor Computer Training Center – so you will have a chance to explore during and after the workshop.
To see in advance some of Grant’s research – visit www.tonaidin.net.