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Thursday, December 31, 2015
Our brick and mortar locations are closed tomorrow (January 1), but our downloadable collections are open for business 24/7, 365 days per year:
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Monday, December 21, 2015
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
Here it is mid-December, and I've already got seven programs scheduled for 2016! Here's the line-up for February-April (no programs scheduled for January--I've had to cancel too many of those on account of miserable weather to risk another one):
FEB 11, 7 PM
Shadow Schedules: An Introduction to Special & Non-population Census Schedules
Join us as Tom Pearson discusses special & non-population census schedules: agricultural; industrial; statistical; veterans; and mortality. Edwardsville Public Library, 112 S. Kansas Street, Edwardsville, IL 62025. To register / more info: email@example.com.
FEB 20, 2 PM
eBooks for the Genealogist
Join us as Tom Pearson discusses eBook readers, eBook applications, and sources of free eBooks of special interest to genealogists and local historians. Buder Branch Library, 401 Hampton Avenue, St. Louis, Mo 63109. To register / more info: firstname.lastname@example.org.
MAR 19, 2 PM
A Guided Tour of Ancestry Library Edition
Join us as Tom Pearson discusses features of and record sets contained in Ancestry Library Edition. He also discuss ways to search ALE more efficiently. Buder Branch Library, 401 Hampton Avenue, St. Louis, Mo 63109. To register / more info: email@example.com.
APR 21, 7 PM
Speaks with the Dead: the Basics of Cemetery Research
Join us as Tom Pearson discusses burial customs; types of cemeteries; grave markers and headstones; death and burial records; dos and don’ts of cemetery research; and cemetery preservation and restoration. Waterloo Public Library, 215 Park St., Waterloo, IL 62298. To register / more info: firstname.lastname@example.org.