Upcoming Events and Classes

Finding genealogical treasures in old photographs

Northwest Branch, 5680 Hwy PP, High Ridge, MO

There are many clues in old family photographs that may aid the researcher in identifying a vast amount of genealogical information. Learn how to find the clues contained by the type of photography used, fashions worn, surrounding items and buildings, and more.

Wednesday, June 26, 6:30 pm- 8:00 pm

The class is free and open to the public. Registration is required by visiting www.jeffcolib.org calendar.

For more information, contact Mindy Hudson at mhudson@jeffcolib.org or 636-677-8186.


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Thomas C. Fletcher

Jefferson County's First Governor

SATURDAY, JUNE 29

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

NORTHWEST BRANCH LIBRARY

Dr. Stephen F. Huss will discuss his book Rediscovering Thomas C. Fletcher: The Lost Missouri Governor. Fletcher was the first native-born governor and was a resident of Jefferson County. His remarkable life and career extended long after he left the Missouri Capitol.

The Genealogy Department is proud to offer the lecture as part of the Jefferson County Local Genealogy series.

The class is free and open to the public. Registration is required at www.jeffcolib.org calendar.


CELEBRATE JEFFERSON COUNTY'S

GERMAN HERITAGE

Saturday, July 13

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Northwest Branch, High Ridge, MO

Free and family-friendly. Bring a lawn chair!

No alcoholic beverages, please.

No registration required.

* Deutschmeister Brass Band will play traditional German music

* Games

* Kids' crafts

* More