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Getting to Know the Local History & Genealogy Department

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Join us for a tour of the department! We will highlight some of the gems of the collection, selecting our favorite books from the shelves and pulling open the microfilm drawers to show you what is available for your research.
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One-on-One Genealogy Research Assistance

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Just getting started on a family history project or looking for help with a genealogy "brick wall'? Call the Local History & Genealogy Department at (859) 962-4070 and reserve a one-hour session to discuss resources and search strategies.
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Congenealogy

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Covington
Meeting Room 1/2/3
RaShae Jennings, Historic Preservation Coordinator for the City of Bardstown, KY, will present about historic preservation in the heart of bourbon country. 
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Genealogy Tech: Using Heritage Quest

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Learn about the collections of this helpful genealogy database.
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Historic Walking Tour

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Join staff from the Local History & Genealogy department for a walking tour along Covington's historic streets. Learn about the many significant structures, their former residents, and events of times past. Tours will begin in the Local History department. Comfortable walking shoes are encouraged.  
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Periscope: ELI5 Family History

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Online
Online

How do I read about local history on-the-go? Learn more about databases and resources available to read about local, state and national history on your summer vacation! View us online by tuning into @KentonLibrary on Periscope (available on your smartphone or tablet), or at periscope.tv/kentonlibrary

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Historic Walking Tour

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Join us for an evening walk along Covington's historic streets. Learn about the many significant structures and their former residents. Tour departs from the Local History and Genealogy Department. 
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Registration is open

Genealogy Tech: Using Heritage Quest

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Learn about the collections of this helpful genealogy database.
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Periscope: ELI5: Family History

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Online
Online
How do I find my mom's yearbook photo? We will show you how to find those gloriously awkward high school yearbook photographs of your parents in this month’s Explain it Like I’m Five. View us online by tuning into @KentonLibrary on Periscope (available on your smartphone or tablet), or at periscope.tv/kentonlibrary 
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Historic Walking Tour

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Join staff from the Local History & Genealogy department for a walking tour along Covington's historic streets. Learn about the many significant structures, their former residents, and events of times past. Tours will begin in the Local History department. Comfortable walking shoes are encouraged.  
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Registration is open

Pocket Genealogy

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Get help using genealogy apps during this one-hour tech workshop. Bring your own device and learn how to use Ancestry, Find-A-Grave, Billion Graves, Overdrive, Hoopla, and other genealogy apps for your smartphone or tablet. 

Can't make this time? Contact the Local History and Genealogy Department and schedule a one-on-one genealogy session with Cierra. 
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One-on-One Genealogy Research Assistance

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Just getting started on a family history project or looking for help with a genealogy "brick wall'? Call the Local History & Genealogy Department at (859) 962-4070 and reserve a one-hour session to discuss resources and search strategies.
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Periscope: 3G2: Glitter, Glue, and Genealogy, Too!

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online
Online
Join us this month and decoupage a family tree project! View us online by tuning into @KentonLibrary on Periscope (available on your smartphone or tablet), or at periscope.tv/kentonlibrary 
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Genealogy Tech: Using FamilySearch

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Learn about this ever-growing collection of indexes and digitized records from around the globe.
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Historic Walking Tour

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Join staff from the Local History & Genealogy department for a walking tour along Covington's historic streets. Learn about the many significant structures, their former residents, and events of times past. Tours will begin in the Local History department. Comfortable walking shoes are encouraged.  
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Registration is open

Genealogy Tech: Using FamilySearch

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Learn about this ever-growing collection of indexes and digitized records from around the globe.
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Getting to Know the Local History & Genealogy Department

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Join us for a tour of the department! We will highlight some of the gems of the collection, selecting our favorite books from the shelves and pulling open the microfilm drawers to show you what is available for your research.
View More
Registration is open

Genealogy Tech: African-American History Online

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Learn about the many online resources for researching African-American history.
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Historic Walking Tour

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Join staff from the Local History & Genealogy department for a walking tour along Covington's historic streets. Learn about the many significant structures, their former residents, and events of times past. Tours will begin in the Local History department. Comfortable walking shoes are encouraged.  
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Registration is open

Genealogy Tech: African-American History Online

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Learn about the many online resources for researching African-American history.
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Periscope: TIL Genealogy

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Online
Online
Learn the ins and outs of the Kenton County coroner's records available on GeNKY! View us online by tuning into @KentonLibrary on Periscope (available on your smartphone or tablet), or at periscope.tv/kentonlibrary
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One-on-One Genealogy Research Assistance

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Just getting started on a family history project or looking for help with a genealogy "brick wall'? Call the Local History & Genealogy Department at (859) 962-4070 and reserve a one-hour session to discuss resources and search strategies.
View More

Getting to Know the Local History & Genealogy Department

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Join us for a tour of the department! We will highlight some of the gems of the collection, selecting our favorite books from the shelves and pulling open the microfilm drawers to show you what is available for your research.
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Summer History Buff Series: The Civil War Era in Erlanger, KY Area

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Erlanger
Meeting Room A
The Erlanger Historical Society will present:
The Civil War Era in the Erlanger/Elsmere and surrounding communities

The Civil War is the topic with all the aspects of the lives of the generation living through those times. History of the War in the area; the homes, the clothing, the census of 1860, the food and the transportation.
Mr. Paul Dusing will be the MC and members of the Erlanger Historical Society will present the topics.
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Historic Walking Tour

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Join staff from the Local History & Genealogy department for a walking tour along Covington's historic streets. Learn about the many significant structures, their former residents, and events of times past. Tours will begin in the Local History department. Comfortable walking shoes are encouraged.  
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