Adults

Getting Started on your Family History - Part 1

Jayne Davis, from the Franklin County Genealogical & Historical Society, will explore how to get started on tracing your family history. This is part 1 of a 2 part program - next program is on Thursday, March 19th. This will also help prepare you for the One on One Meeting with a Genealogist program on Saturday, March 21st. Registration is required and opens on February 19th.

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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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We Are Family Film Series: Double Happiness

Join Linda Taylor as she kicks off our spring film series featuring stories of family relationships. “Double Happiness”, is the story of a young Chinese-Canadian aspiring actress who is struggling to balance the pursuit of her own dreams with her parents’ determination to maintain age old traditions.
1994 87min PG-13

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Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm

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ESOL - Current Events Discussion Group

This weekly discussion group meets to discuss current news events for those non-native English speakers who want to develop their English speaking and reading comprehension skills.

Class size is limited and registration is required. Registration begins on August 20, 2014.

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Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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Mysteries of Art History: The Amber Room

Come and learn about the Amber Room, a marvel of 18th-century craftsmanship. Installed in a Russian palace, the Amber Room was entirely constructed of carved amber panels with gold backing, producing a spectacular result. During World War II, members of the German army confiscated the panels, and they have not been seen since. We will explore the wondrous artistry of the Amber Room (and its modern reconstruction) and discuss the original’s possible whereabouts or whether it still exists.

Presented by Ann Shifflet from Columbus College of Art and Design.

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Friday, March 13, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Family Books and Build

Children and caregivers join us for stories, building and fun! Each month we’ll read a couple of stories to start, then the building will begin with our LEGO and LEGO Duplo blocks. We provide books and blocks as inspiration, then your child gets hands-on building time. Please note, children will not be able to keep their creations. Registration is required and begins two weeks prior.

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Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 10:30am to 11:15am

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Sew for a Cause

Do you enjoy sewing? Would you like to put your skills or hobby towards a good cause? If so, join this new sewing group and each quarter you will focus on completing a project for a charity. This spring, join Lorraine Clark of Project Soloved, to make 60 aprons for the Ronald McDonald house. The group will meet every other Saturday from 1-3. Feel free to bring your own sewing tools (scissors, pins, needles or even a sewing machine). The group structure and project will be explained at the first meeting.

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Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

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