Practical Genealogy

Niagara-on-the-Lake Public Library - Rotary Room
August 17th 2017 1:00 pm
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1pm - 3pm: Practical Genealogy - Get started on creating your family tree.  Learn about the resources available through the library and online to uncover your roots in this interactive workshop presented by author and genealogy expert David Hemmings.

3pm - 5pm: DNA Workshop - Gain an understanding of Genealogical DNA testing by exploring ancestral ethnicity and genealogical relationships.

Minecraft Club

Niagara-on-the-Lake Public Library - Rotary Room
August 21st 2017 4:00 pm
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5:00 pm
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Break and build blocks and create anything you can imagine. Play alone or work together to make a new world.

Minecraft Club

Niagara-on-the-Lake Public Library - Rotary Room
August 22nd 2017 4:00 pm
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5:00 pm
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Break and build blocks and create anything you can imagine. Play alone or work together to make a new world.

Wine and Words - Claire Cameron

Konzelmann Estate Winery - Tasting Room
September 13th 2017 7:00 pm
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9:00 pm
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Claire Cameron’s novel, The Bear, became a #1 national bestseller in Canada and was long-listed for the 2014 Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction.  Cameron’s writing has appeared in the New York Times, the Globe & Mail, the Los Angeles Review of Books, and Salon.  She is a staff writer at The Millions.  Ms. Cameron’s latest novel is The Last Neanderthal.  She lives in Toronto with her husband and two sons. 

Beer & Books: The Marriage Bureau

The Old Winery
September 18th 2017 7:00 pm
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9:00 pm
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In the spring of 1939, with the Second World War looming, two determined twenty-four-year-olds, Heather Jenner and Mary Oliver, decided to open a marriage bureau. Drawing on the extensive archives, Penrose Halson - who, years later, found herself the proprietor of the bureau - tells their heart-warming story, and those of their clients. 

Practical Genealogy

Niagara-on-the-Lake Public Library - Rotary Room
September 21st 2017 1:00 pm
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5:00 pm
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1pm - 3pm: Practical Genealogy - Get started on creating your family tree.  Learn about the resources available through the library and online to uncover your roots in this interactive workshop presented by author and genealogy expert David Hemmings.

3pm - 5pm: DNA Workshop - Gain an understanding of Genealogical DNA testing by exploring ancestral ethnicity and genealogical relationships.