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This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
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Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Genealogy Library Programs, History Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 8
Event Details:
Grab your favorite beverage and join us for an informal virtual discussion moderated by a Regional History and Genealogy staff member. Whether you’re a seasoned genealogist or just getting started, join members of your community to chat about al...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
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Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community/Annex
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Author, Community Public, History Library Programs, Live Indoor, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 31
Event Details:
2021 marks the 80th year since the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941.  Join us on December 4th as we commemorate this momentous day in American history.  We are proud to present stories of three men, all with Colorado Springs connections, who ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Virtual Genealogy Basics

10:00am - 11:00am
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Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Genealogy Library Programs, History Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Are you interested in researching your genealogy, but aren't sure where to start? Join us for an introduction to basic genealogy research strategies including getting started, organizing research, and selecting and searching for records. There's n...
This event is in the "All" group.
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Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: All
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Author, Community Public, History Library Programs, Local Author, Senior Library Programs, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 68
Event Details:
This program will presented via Zoom.  Please register and provide an email address.  We will send you a link to the Zoom program account prior to the day of the program. This presentation is based on the research for John’s book A to Z ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.

Virtual Genealogy Basics

10:00am - 11:00am
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Genealogy Library Programs, History Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 20
Event Details:
Are you interested in researching your genealogy, but aren't sure where to start? Join us for an introduction to basic genealogy research strategies including getting started, organizing research, and selecting and searching for records. There's n...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Genealogy Library Programs, History Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
Researching your female ancestors can be a difficult, yet rewarding, process. Women’s rights and positions in society varied by time and place, often making their records harder to trace (and how do we find those elusive maiden names?). In this class...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
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Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Class, Genealogy Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 45
Event Details:
THIS IS A ZOOM MEETING. Please set up your computer with the Zoom client app prior to the meeting, so that you are not delayed getting into the meeting. Set up is simple but is specific to the internet browser you use - follow directions careful...
This event is in the "All" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: All
Event Type: Author, Community Public, History Library Programs, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
Join Cowboy Mike Searles as he tells the stories of Black Cowboys and Buffalo Soldiers. The history of the American West is one rich in character and lore.  Following the Emancipation Proclamation and the conclusion of the American Civil War,...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.
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Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Teens, Adults, Seniors, Family
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, Author, History Library Programs, Intergenerational Library Programs, Senior Library Programs, Teen Library Programs, Virtual Program
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 500
Event Details:
Meet Colorado College history professor Jane Murphy, CC students Sabrina Brewer and Brian DeLong, and Denver-based filmmaker Sylvia Lambe and learn about their new documentary on Dr. Justina Ford, the first African-American woman licensed to practice...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
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Library Branch: East Library
Room: East Community Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, History Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 50
Event Details:
Join author Rich Carnahan as he discusses the subject of his recently released book, Louis Charles McClure: At the Foot of Pikes Peak, sharing the very unique story of the early development of the Colorado Springs’ area and how photography of the per...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Library Branch: Ute Pass Library
Room: Ute Pass Community Room
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Adult Library Programs, History Library Programs, Senior Library Programs
Event Details:
Join us for a presentation followed by a Q&A session with Colorado College history professor Dr. Jane Murphy, CC students Sabrina Brewer and Brian DeLong, and filmmaker Sylvia Lambe on their PBS documentary on Dr. Justina Ford, the first licensed...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
This event is in the "Seniors" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual Library
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Event Type: Class, Genealogy Library Programs
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 45
Event Details:
THIS IS A ZOOM MEETING. Please set up your computer with the Zoom client app prior to the meeting, so that you are not delayed getting into the meeting. Set up is simple but is specific to the internet browser you use - follow directions careful...