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Central Library - Farish Theater
Tuesday, February 5th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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Observe African-American History Month with a documentary every Tuesday evening in February.This week:  Freedom SummerIn the hot and deadly summer of 1964, the nation could not turn away from Mississippi. Over 10 memorable weeks known as 'Freedom Summer', more than 700 student volunteers joined with organizers and local African Americans in an historic... More Info
Northside Branch - Large Conference Room
Sunday, February 10th - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, seniors,
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Join KSU Atwood Institute director and historian Dr. Crystal deGregory for an engaging lecture on 132 years of KSU and central Kentucky's past, against the backdrops of changing political, racial and economic realities. Presented by the Lexington History Museum.
Central Library - Farish Theater
Tuesday, February 12th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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Observe African-American History Month with a documentary every Tuesday evening in February.This week:  Freedom SummerIn the hot and deadly summer of 1964, the nation could not turn away from Mississippi. Over 10 memorable weeks known as 'Freedom Summer', more than 700 student volunteers joined with organizers and local African Americans in an historic... More Info
Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Monday, February 18th - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): adults, seniors,
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Get started researching your family tree with this six week class! We will cover several genealogy topics each week starting with record keeping, software, searching census and vital records and much more. The classes will build on each other but you do not need to attend each class. ?
Central Library - Farish Theater
Tuesday, February 19th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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Observe African-American History Month with a documentary every Tuesday evening in February.This week:  Freedom SummerIn the hot and deadly summer of 1964, the nation could not turn away from Mississippi. Over 10 memorable weeks known as 'Freedom Summer', more than 700 student volunteers joined with organizers and local African Americans in an historic... More Info
Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Monday, February 25th - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Age Group(s): adults, seniors,
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Get started researching your family tree with this six week class! We will cover several genealogy topics each week starting with record keeping, software, searching census and vital records and much more. The classes will build on each other but you do not need to attend each class. ?
Central Library - Farish Theater
Monday, February 25th - 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
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In the 1960s, the Old World gay scene was changing. In Lexington, a group of gender-bending artists, drag queens, belles and sexual outlaws formed a loose group called The Pagan Babies. Drawing from a lineage of sexual outlaws dating back to the Civil War, The Pagan Babies changed life in Lexington forever. Join us for an introduction by artist Bob Morgan... More Info
Central Library - Farish Theater
Tuesday, February 26th - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Age Group(s): adults, ,
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Observe African-American History Month with a documentary every Tuesday evening in February.This week:  Freedom SummerIn the hot and deadly summer of 1964, the nation could not turn away from Mississippi. Over 10 memorable weeks known as 'Freedom Summer', more than 700 student volunteers joined with organizers and local African Americans in an historic... More Info
Northside Branch
Thursday, February 28th - 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
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African-American genealogical research can be challenging due to lack of government and public records pre-1870. This class will introduce basic genealogy skills and recommend basic research methods in the pursuit of African-American family history. 
Tates Creek Branch - Large Conference Room
Saturday, March 2nd - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Age Group(s): adults, high school,
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Are you just starting your family tree, or have you run into a brick wall tracing a distant ancestor? Join us to share tips and learn new research strategies. All levels of experience are welcome! 

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