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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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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? Please call 859-962-4070 to reserve a one-hour session, and we'll show you several resources to help you get started.
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Advanced Ancestry Library Edition

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Learn advanced research features for Ancestry Library Edition during this computer class. 
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Advanced Ancestry Library Edition

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Learn advanced research features for Ancestry Library Edition during this computer class. 
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Historic Walking Tour of the Mutter Gottes Neighborhood

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Join staff from the Local History & Genealogy department for a walking tour in the Mutter Gottes neighborhood. Learn about the significant structures, former residents, and events of times past. Tours will begin in the Local History department. Comfortable walking shoes are encouraged. 
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Covington Bad Art Club

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Covington
BB&T Meeting Room
Like Local History? Like Art? Can't paint like Duveneck? Perfect! Come to the Covington Bad Art Club. 
You'll create your own art masterpiece based on a photograph from Faces and Places while learning more about the photo subjects significance to Northern Kentucky history. Art supplies will be provided. Space is limited. Registration required. Questions? Contact Cierra at (859)962-4070.

Subjects:
June - Historic Roebling Suspension Bridge
July - Historic Fountain Square
August - Goose Girl Fountain
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Family History Research Discussion Group on Facebook

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Online
Online
Ask questions about family history research on the Library's Facebook page with members of the Local History and Genealogy Department during this online discussion group. Look for a post on the Library's Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/KentonCountyPublicLibrary/
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Periscope: Tour of Covington Neighborhoods

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online
Online
We'll explore a different neighborhood of Covington. 
June 5: Licking Riverside
July 3: Lewisburg
August 7: Mainstrasse
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

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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Local History and Genealogy Department Tour

1:00 PM - 2:00 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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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? Please call 859-962-4070 to reserve a one-hour session, and we'll show you several resources to help you get started.
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Periscope: TIL Local History and Genealogy

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online
Online
Learn about local history and genealogy topics!
June 12: Beer Cheese and Kentucky
July 10: KCPL's Family Files 
August 14: Exclusive Tour of KCPL's Photograph Archive!
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 of the Mutter Gottes Neighborhood

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Join staff from the Local History & Genealogy department for a walking tour in the Mutter Gottes neighborhood. Learn about the significant structures, former residents, and events of times past. Tours will begin in the Local History department. Comfortable walking shoes are encouraged. 
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Historic Walking Tour of the Mutter Gottes Neighborhood

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Join staff from the Local History & Genealogy department for a walking tour in the Mutter Gottes neighborhood. Learn about the significant structures, former residents, and events of times past. Tours will begin in the Local History department. Comfortable walking shoes are encouraged. 
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DAR Research Assistance

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Looking to join a lineage society, but not sure where to start? Local members of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution will be in the Local History & Genealogy Department to discuss the necessary steps toward membership and to help you with research questions. 
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Periscope: Glitter, Glue and Genealogy, TOO!

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online
Online
DIY and create your own genealogy crafts with help from staff from the Local History and Genealogy Department.
June 19: Easy Family Reunion Games
July 17: DIY Ice Cream & Summer Traditions
August 21: Family Fun Month! DIY Picture Puzzles
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 of the Mutter Gottes Neighborhood

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Join staff from the Local History & Genealogy department for a walking tour in the Mutter Gottes neighborhood. Learn about the significant structures, 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

FindMyPast Library Edition for Beginners

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Explore how FindMyPast can help you research your ancestors' in this beginner's one-hour computer class.
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Registration is open

FindMyPast Library Edition for Beginners

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Covington
Local History Department
Explore how FindMyPast can help you research your ancestors' in this beginner's one-hour computer class.
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Photo Scanning Bee

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Rooms A & B
Bring 10 to 12 old photos to scan and share. Cosponsored by the Kenton County Historical Society.
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Historic Theaters of Northern Kentucky

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
William E. Durr
Meeting Rooms A & B

Bob Webster will discuss early theaters in the region, as well as those that survived into the 1970s.  He will discuss a few of the more memorable films, from the silent era to the later blockbusters.  He will also cover an interesting sidebar linking Covington, Kentucky, to one of the most successful motion picture studios. Event sponsored by the Kenton County Historical Society. 

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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? Please call 859-962-4070 to reserve a one-hour session, and we'll show you several resources to help you get started.
View More

Historic Walking Tour of the Mutter Gottes Neighborhood

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Covington
Local History Department
Join staff from the Local History & Genealogy department for a walking tour in the Mutter Gottes neighborhood. Learn about the significant structures, former residents, and events of times past. Tours will begin in the Local History department. Comfortable walking shoes are encouraged. 
View More
Registration is open

Covington Bad Art Club

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Covington
BB&T Meeting Room
Like Local History? Like Art? Can't paint like Duveneck? Perfect! Come to the Covington Bad Art Club. 
You'll create your own art masterpiece based on a photograph from Faces and Places while learning more about the photo subjects significance to Northern Kentucky history. Art supplies will be provided. Space is limited. Registration required. Questions? Contact Cierra at (859)962-4070.

Subjects:
June - Historic Roebling Suspension Bridge
July - Historic Fountain Square
August - Goose Girl Fountain
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Family History Research Discussion Group on Facebook

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Online
Online
Ask questions about family history research on the Library's Facebook page with members of the Local History and Genealogy Department during this online discussion group. Look for a post on the Library's Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/KentonCountyPublicLibrary/
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