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Events & Classes

Format: 11/26/2022
Format: 11/26/2022

Program sites are accessible. With at least two weeks' notice, accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities. Call 314-994-3300 or contact us.

By registering and participating in the Library’s virtual program, you understand that the video and audio content is streamed to other participants if your microphone or video camera are on. Anyone under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian’s permission to participate and anyone age 9 or younger must have direct adult supervision for the duration of the program.

29
Nov

DIY Family History Gifts

10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
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As the family historian, how can you share your findings with the rest of your family? Explore some easy DIY projects that make great gifts. Adults. Registration required.

30
Nov

Virtual Program: Exploring FamilySearch.org

6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
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FamilySearch.org is a free website offering access to millions of records for genealogy and family history research. Learn to navigate image collections, search the FamilySearch catalog, and use advanced search features to tap into hard-to-find records. Adults. Registration required. Participants will receive Zoom information via email immediately after registering.

5
Dec

DIY Family History Gifts

6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
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As the family historian, how can you share your findings with the rest of your family? Explore some easy DIY projects that make great gifts. Adults. Registration required.

9
Dec

Beercember: A Celebration of St. Louis Brewing History

6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
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Commemorate the anniversary of Prohibition ending with an evening of brewing history, live music from the Gaslight Squares, local experts Cameron Collins and Chris Naffziger, and beer samples from Narrow Gauge, 2nd Shift, and Third Wheel breweries.
Adults 21+. Registration required.

12
Dec

Genealogy in Newspapers

6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
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Newspapers are excellent sources of genealogical and historical information, and digitization has made them more widely available. Explore the information you can find in newspapers and how to access our most popular databases. Daniel Boone Branch computer lab. Adults. Registration required.

14
Dec

Virtual Program: Exploring the Ancestry Library Edition Database

6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
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The Ancestry Library Edition database is a powerful tool for genealogical research. Find out how to search it and take advantage of its many records. Adults. Registration required. Participants will receive Zoom information via email immediately after registering.

9
Jan

Virtual Program: Beginning Genealogical Research

6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
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If you have little or no research experience, this is the class for you. Learn about the genealogical research process, the many resources available through History and Genealogy at the St. Louis County Library, and how to get started. Adults. Registration required. Participants will receive Zoom information via email immediately after registering.

23
Jan

Genealogy in Newspapers

6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
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Newspapers are excellent sources of historical and genealogical information, and digitization has made them more widely available. Explore our most popular newspaper databases and the genealogical information you can find in them. Adults. Registration required.

24
Jan

Virtual Program: Exploring the Ancestry Library Edition Database

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
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The Ancestry Library Edition database is a powerful tool for genealogical research. Find out how to search it and take advantage of its many records. Adults. Registration required. Participants will receive Zoom information via email immediately after registering.