Excerpt from The Enterprise:

An Empowerment and African American Genealogy presentation led by Chris Haley, Maryland State Archives research director for the history of slavery, will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 15, from 7 to 8 p.m. at the St. Mary’s commissioners’ meeting room in Leonardtown. Sponsored by the St. Mary’s County Historic Preservation Commission, St. Mary’s County Historical Society and St. Mary’s County Library. For more, email Susan Wolfe at lr.wolfejr@verizon.net.