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Congenealogy

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Covington
BB&T Meeting Room
Mary Ladrick from Cincinnati's Best Walking Tours will speak about researching and sharing local history. 
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Periscope: 3G2: Glitter, Glue, and Genealogy, Too!

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online
Online
Learn how to make Ancestor Cards! Get your glue, scissors, construction paper, copies of photographs and learn to make ancestor cards! View us online by tuning into @KentonLibrary on Periscope (available on your smartphone or tablet), or at periscope.tv/kentonlibrary
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Call Ahead for One-On-One Naturalization Records Research

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Need help navigating your ancestors' naturalization records? Call the Local History & Genealogy Department at (859) 962-4070 and reserve a one-hour session to receive guided assistance.
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Call Ahead for 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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Call Ahead for One-on-One Property Research Assistance

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Interested in researching your historic Northern Kentucky home? Curious to know who has lived there over the years? Sign-up for a one-on-one appointment and we'll show you several resources to help you get started. Please call 859-962-4070 to register for a one-hour session.
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Getting to Know the Local History and Genealogy Department

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Join us for a tour of the department! We will highlight some of the gems of the collections, 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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Call Ahead for One-On-One Naturalization Records Research

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Need help navigating your ancestors' naturalization records? Call the Local History & Genealogy Department at (859) 962-4070 and reserve a one-hour session to receive guided assistance.
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Call Ahead for 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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Getting to Know the Local History and Genealogy Department

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Join us for a tour of the department! We will highlight some of the gems of the collections, 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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Researching Your African-American Ancestors

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Celebrate Black History Month by learning how to trace your African-American Ancestors during this one-hour beginners computer class.
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Call Ahead for One-on-One Property Research Assistance

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Interested in researching your historic Northern Kentucky home? Curious to know who has lived there over the years? Sign-up for a one-on-one appointment and we'll show you several resources to help you get started. Please call 859-962-4070 to reserve a one-hour session.
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Periscope: Tour of Old Seminary Square

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online
Online
We explore Old Seminary Square. View us online by tuning into @KentonLibrary on Periscope (available on your smartphone or tablet), or at periscope.tv/kentonlibrary.
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Call Ahead for One-On-One Genealogy Research Assistance

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
William E. Durr
Computer Learning Center
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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KCPL's In-House Genealogy Databases for Beginners

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
William E. Durr
Computer Learning Center
In this beginners computer class we will introduce you to Kenton County Public Library's in-house genealogy databases including: Faces and Places, geNKY, and the Northern Kentucky Newspaper Index.
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Genealogy and Local History Writers Club

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Join us for a monthly open session for writing your family story and favorite local history topics. We'll help you set up your document, scan family photographs, edit your stories and more! 
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Researching Your African-American Ancestors

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Celebrate Black History Month by learning how to trace your African-American Ancestors during this one-hour beginners computer class.
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Olympic Crime: The Tonya Harding Case

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Room A
Stop in for a historical presentation on the infamous Tonya Harding case.
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Margaret Garner: The Mystery Behind the Murder

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Covington
BB&T Meeting Room
Learn the real story of a Northern Kentucky runaway slave that served as a premise for a novel, a motion picture, and a national opera.   Presented by Kareem Simpson.  
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TIL: Local History and Genealogy: Cincinnati Style Chili

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online
Online
We'll explore the history and ingredients of Cincinnati Style Chili! View us online by tuning into @KentonLibrary on Periscope (available on your smartphone or tablet), or at periscope.tv/kentonlibrary.
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Make It With Cierra: Family History Valentines

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Create and craft a family history inspired Valentine for a loved one in your family. Registration is required and limited to 12 people. Bring in family photographs to add a special touch to your valentine. 
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Using Facebook Groups for Family History

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Show off and share your family history research instantly with a Facebook group! We'll teach you how to create and manage a Facebook group to share your roots with your relatives!
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Call Ahead for One-On-One Family Photograph Scanning Assistance

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Staff members will be available to help you scan your family photographs, scrapbooks, and documents! Call the Local History & Genealogy Department at (859) 962-4070 and reserve a one-hour session to receive guided assistance scanning your photographs and documents. 
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Call Ahead for 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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Genetic Genealogy: Let's Talk About Your Results! Discussion Group

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Covington
Conference Room 2
Curious about or enlightened by your DNA results? Join us for an open discussion and we'll talk about our results.
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Periscope: 3G2 Glitter, Glue, and Genealogy, Too! Local Historic Figures with Sock Snowmen

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online
Online
We'll show you how to make a sock snowman with rice or beans, string, and a few odds and ends to resemble your favorite local history and Kentucky icons. View us online by tuning into @KentonLibrary on Periscope (available on your smartphone or tablet), or at periscope.tv/kentonlibrary.
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