Upcoming Events and Classes

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All events are free and open to the public. Sign up on the library calendar.

Lisa Lewis Gendron, author

Local author, Lisa Gendron, will speak about her book which was published in 2019 Kennett Castle or Selma Hall and the Families Who Lived There . Come hear about Jefferson County's mysterious castle which was built before the Civil War and has been closed to the public for decades. Mrs. Gendron, is a member of Jefferson County Heritage and Historical Society, and has personally interviewed many of the people who have first-hand knowledge about the lovely estate which overlooks the Mississippi River.

Books will be available for sale at the event.

Saturday, January 11

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Northwest Branch

5680 State Road PP, High Ridge, MO


Thursday, January 23 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Northwest Branch

5680 Highway PP, High Ridge, MO

An introduction to basic genealogy. Discover how to begin research and what resources are available at the Northwest Library Genealogy Department. Free, sign up required by visiting the library's calendar at www.jeffcolib.org. For more information, call 636-677-8186.