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One-on-One Genealogy Research Assistance

1:00 PM - 3:00 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
For the month of April, Tom Hoppenjans presents, "OLD CINCINNATI: Our Businesses & Their Leaders," a fast-paced presentation of Cincinnati History from its founding in 1788 until WWII. Learn about a number of Cincinnati's famous "first," as well as historic business leaders and their enterprises--many products of which are still manufactured locally and sold around the world today.


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Peace Poles

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Erlanger
Children’s Meeting Room
A Peace Pole is a pole with art and messages; a way to share a message of peace to all. To celebrate Holocaust Remembrance Day, we will share stories related to peace, then create our own table-top "Peace Poles." Help to spread peace on earth!
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Periscope: ELI5: Family History

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online
Online

What did Northern Kentucky look like 100 years ago on the eve of World War I? Find out in this month’s Explain Like I’m Five: Family History series. 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 geNKY, KCPL's Document Database

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Learn about the wealth of documents and indexes available for searching in this database.
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Periscope: TIL Genealogy

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Online
Online

Learn how to read your Ancestry DNA results! 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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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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Genealogy Tech: Using geNKY, KCPL's Document Database

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Learn about the wealth of documents and indexes available for searching in this database.
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One-on-One Genealogy Research Assistance

1:00 PM - 3:00 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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Registration is open

Genealogy Tips & Tricks

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
William E. Durr
Computer Learning Center

Just getting started on a family history project or looking for help with a genealogy "brick wall'? Kaira Tucker from our Covington History & Genealogy Department will be here to help you. Kaira will show how the library can help you with all you genealogy, history research. 

 


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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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Getting to Know the Local History & Genealogy Department

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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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Periscope Tour: Covington Lives Lost and Found

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Online
Online

Stories from the Kenton County Coroners Records. View us online by tuning into @KentonLibrary on Periscope (available on your smartphone or tablet), or at periscope.tv/kentonlibrary

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Periscope: 3G2: Glitter, Glue, and Genealogy, Too!

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online
Online
Learn how to create EZ family reunion t-shirts! 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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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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Beverly Hills Supper Club Fire

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Erlanger
Meeting Room A
The Kenton County Historical presents the 40th Anniversary of the Beverly Hills Supper Club Fire.
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One-on-One Genealogy Research Assistance

1:00 PM - 3:00 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
Join us for a program presented by Dana Palmer, CG, who will be discussing advanced searching techniques for FamilySearch.org.
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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 Ancestry Library Edition

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Learn about the many resources available through Ancestry.
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Registration is open

Is My House Haunted? Research Workshop

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Hearing bumps in the night, or curious about the stories surrounding your home? We'll walk through several databases and resources to help you get started researching your house.
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Genealogy Tech: Using Ancestry Library Edition

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Learn about the many resources available through Ancestry.
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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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