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Military Artifacts Exhibit

Thursday, November 18, 2021
Wilmington-Stroop
Opportunity Space
See an array of military artifacts on display in the Library's Opportunity Space to commemorate our military members that have served, and are serving our country through the armed services.  This display is compliments of The American Veterans Heritage Center, located in Dayton, Ohio.  
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Intro to Ancestry

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Southeast
Technology Lab
Interested in family history and want to learn more about how the genealogy database Ancestry.com can aid in your research? Join us for this introductory class on the basics of Ancestry. Be sure to bring the name of an ancestor or two to search. 
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Historic Native Cultures of North America

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
A Virtual Program
In recognition of Native American Heritage Month, an anthropologist from SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park will discuss how native peoples living in different parts of North America developed many different ways of living. They will display material goods of these native peoples to compare the everyday lives of Inuit, people of the Northwest Coast, Southwest Coast, Eastern Coast, Plains, and Eastern Woodlands around the year 1890.  

What to expect and what you’ll need to participate: This program will be held online through Webex. You will need a stable internet connection and, if desired, a webcam and a microphone-enabled device or headset. If you do not have those items, you may also join by phone. After you register, you’ll receive details by email on how to join the meeting on the day of the event. 

If you have registered for the event and do not see an email from the Dayton Metro Library with meeting instructions by the day of the event, please check your SPAM folder. If you still do not see a message, email dmlprogramming@daytonmetrolibrary.org.
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Intro to Fold3

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Southeast
Technology Lab
Interested in family or military history and want to learn more about how the database Fold3 can aid in your research? Fold3 is home to a variety of historical U.S. military records. Join us to learn the basics along with tips and tricks to get the most from Fold3.
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Genealogy: Recording and Sharing

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Main Library
Conference Room 1A, 1st Floor
Write yourself and the present time into your family history.  Compile your research into usable posts, newsletters, and maybe even a book! 

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Registration is open

Intro to Ancestry

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Southeast
Technology Lab
Interested in family history and want to learn more about how the genealogy database Ancestry.com can aid in your research? Join us for this introductory class on the basics of Ancestry. Be sure to bring the name of an ancestor or two to search. 
View More
Registration is open

Intro to Fold3

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Southeast
Technology Lab
Interested in family or military history and want to learn more about how the database Fold3 can aid in your research? Fold3 is home to a variety of historical U.S. military records. Join us to learn the basics along with tips and tricks to get the most from Fold3.
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