BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

TU to host free King Day lunch

Tiffin University is to host a free community lunch 12:30-3 p.m. Monday in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day at the Miami Street campus.

Those wishing to attend are to RSVP by Friday by emailing bus@tiffin.edu.

There are to be activities for kids and accepting non-perishable items for donation.

 

Terra State seeks KidsCollege instructors

FREMONT — KidsCollege at Terra State Community College is seeking instructors for the 2017 session 8 a.m.-3 p.m. July 24-27.

There are a variety of classes from animation to taking to tae kwon do and everything in between.

Those interested are to provide their name, any background working with children and what you would be interested in teaching.

For those interested in becoming an instructor, contact Lifelong Learning at Terra state at learn@terra.edu or by calling (419) 559-2255.

 

Trace family history with genealogy classes at HPLM

FREMONT — Learn to trace your family history, make a family tree, find details of your house’s past and more through genealogy classes offered at Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums.

The Learning About Your Past series of classes covers a variety of topics and levels of genealogy. Becky Hill, head librarian at HPLM and experienced genealogist is to lead the classes.

Class times are 9:30-11:3 a.m. and cost is $10 per person and can be paid the day of class or online at rbhayes.org.

To register, email bhill@rbhayes.org.

The schedule for classes is as follows:

• Tracing Your House’s History – Jan. 21.

• Beginning Genealogy – Feb. 18.

• Free Genealogy Websites – March 4.

• Ancestry.com and Paid Genealogy Websites – April 1.

• Make a Family Tree on Ancestry.com – May 13.

• Beginning Genealogy – Aug. 19.

• Free Genealogy Websites – Sept. 9.

• Ancestry.com and Paid Genealogy Websites – Nov. 4.

 

Read about leaders with Presidential History Book Club

FREMONT — The Presidential History Book Club is to meet at noon once a month in the museum/library of the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums.

Members can bring their own book, borrow one from a local library or buy a copy. Copies of books are to be on sale in the HPLM store. Participation is free and members are invited to bring their lunch.

HPLM Education Coordinator Dustin McLochlin has prepared talking points to generate a discussion at meetings.

The club has the following meetings and topics scheduled:

“Andrew Johnson” by Annette Gordon-Reed – Jan. 25.

“Grant” by Jean Edward Smith – Feb. 22 and March 29.

“Rutherford B. Hayes: Warrior and President” by Ari Hoogenboom – April 26 and May 31.

“James Garfield” by Ira Rutkow – June 28.

“Destiny of the Republic” by Candace Millard – July 19 and Aug. 30.

“Chester Alan Arthur” by Zachary Karabell – Sept. 27.

“Team of Rivals” by Doris Kearns Goodwin – Oct. 25 and Nov. 29.

“Grover Cleveland” by Henry F. Graff – Dec. 20.

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