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FCPL Author Event - Captives by Reiner Prochaska
Tuesday, December 10
FCPL Author Event - Captives by Reiner Prochaska  (FCPL Event)
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
C. Burr Artz Library, 110 East Patrick Street, Frederick, MD 21701
"Captives" by Reiner Prochaska
 
The author will discuss his novel set in Frederick's German POW camp. Books available for purchase and signing. Presented in partnership with Curious Iguana.


Show & Tell and End of Year Meeting
Saturday, December 14
Show & Tell and End of Year Meeting  (Membership Meeting)
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Homewood/Lodge, 500 Pearson Circle, Frederick, MD 21702
It’s Back! Come and join us for our “Show and Tell” meeting where we give updates on our research, share tips and pose research questions to fellow researchers. Who knows maybe YOUR brick wall will come down with the help of like-minded genealogy obsessed folks! Any holiday family traditions you’d like to share? This is our last meeting until MARCH 2020 due to our winter hiatus. So come and have some fun with us!!



Saturday, January 11, 2020
FCPL Event: The American Coverlet  (FCPL Event)
10:30 am to 11:30 am
Emmitsburg Library, 300 South Seton Ave, Emmitsburg, MD 21727
Discover the story of 19th century American woven coverlets and how the tradition continues today.


Wednesday, January 29, 2020
FCPL Author Event: Jim Rada and "Unstoppable"  (FCPL Event)
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Walkersville Library, 25 South Glade Rd, Walkersville, MD 21793
"Unstoppable: Richard Bard's Escape, Search and Rescue of his Wife from Indians" by Jim Rada
 
Author Jim Rada tells of the Bard family's 1758 attack and capture by members of the Delaware tribe and one man's escape and pursuit to free his wife.


Wednesday, January 29, 2020
What to do with a DNA Match  (FCPL Event)
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Thurmont Regional Library, 76 East Moser Road, Thurmont, MD 21788
Genetic Genealogist, Andrew J. Hochreiter, presents how DNA matches can be used as a tool to trace family history and solve genealogical problems.



Saturday, March 14, 2020
Overview of the Margaret Myers Collection  (Membership Meeting)
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Homewood/Lodge, 500 Pearson Circle, Frederick, MD 21702
Heritage Frederick will be here to discuss the Margaret Myers Collection of local genealogy materials.



Saturday, April 11, 2020
Tracing African-American Roots - Dr Rick Smith  (Membership Meeting)
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Homewood/Lodge, 500 Pearson Circle, Frederick, MD 21702
Dr. Rick Smith will present on how to begin African-American genealogical research with basic goals, resources and strategies.  (Rescheduled from November 2019)



Saturday, May 9, 2020
TBD - Mary Mannix  (Membership Meeting)
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Homewood/Lodge, 500 Pearson Circle, Frederick, MD 21702



Saturday, June 13, 2020
US Colored Cavalry - Leslie Anderson  (Membership Meeting)
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Homewood/Lodge, 500 Pearson Circle, Frederick, MD 21702