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Finding Your Roots: A Genealogy Course

2018-02-08 11:00:00 2018-02-08 12:00:00 America/New_York Finding Your Roots: A Genealogy Course Come join us for this eight week genealogy research series which will cover an introduction to genealogy as well as an overview of the core records groups and concepts. West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center

Thursday, February 08
11:00am - 12:00pm

Add to Calendar 2018-02-08 11:00:00 2018-02-08 12:00:00 America/New_York Finding Your Roots: A Genealogy Course Come join us for this eight week genealogy research series which will cover an introduction to genealogy as well as an overview of the core records groups and concepts. West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center

Come join us for this eight week genealogy research series which will cover an introduction to genealogy as well as an overview of the core records groups and concepts.

Come join us for this eight week genealogy research series which will include an introduction to genealogy as well as an overview of the key records groups used by genealogists.

Feel free to attend all eight sessions or pick and choose the ones that are most helpful to you.

Genealogy, The Very Basics - Thursday, January 11th at 11:00 AM

So you want to learn more about your family history but don’t know where to begin? This program will introduce you to genealogical terms and techniques. Learn how to complete an ancestor chart and how to garner information from living relatives and household sources. A very brief discussion of sources that can be used for family history research will also be covered.

Discovering U.S. Census Records - Thursday, January 18th at 11:00 AM

The United States Federal Census has been conducted every 10 years beginning in 1790. Come learn about what information is contained in each of the censuses and discover how to use all of the various bits of information from the census as clues to further your research.

Using Vital Records - Thursday, January 25th at 11:00 AM

Births, Marriages, and Deaths are important pieces of information for your family history. Become familiar with the key sources for locating your ancestors’ vital records and discover a few workarounds when the records you need aren’t available.

 

Digging Up Land Records - Thursday, February 1st at 11:00 AM

Land records are often an underutilized resource for genealogy. Come learn about deeds, mortgages, platting, and surveys. Discover the difference between metes and bounds states and public land record states. Uncover how land records can help you jumpstart your research.

 

Estates, Wills, and Probate Records - Thursday, February 8th at 11:00 AM

Learn what these records are, where they are located, and how to best utilize them in your family history research. Topics to be discussed will include wills, indexes, estate inventories, newspaper notices, bonds, settlements, and guardianships.

 

Journey through Immigration Records - Thursday, February 15th at 11:00 AM

Immigration records are an incredibly rich source of information for the family historian. See how to learn more about your family’s history by using passenger lists, passports, alien registration cards, and naturalization records. A brief overview of the laws that caused the creation of these records will also be presented.

 

Exploring Church and Cemetery Records - Thursday, February 22nd at 11:00 AM

Church and cemetery records are a strong source of information for births, marriages and deaths especially in the period before the civil registration of vital statistics. Discover what type of information is contained in these records, how to access them, and how they can help enhance your family history research.

 

Marching through Military Records - Thursday, March 1st at 11:00 AM

Military records have been created throughout our history regardless of whether or not there was a war being waged. Come learn how these records can help you to uncover information on your ancestor see how they can provide evidence into family relationships.

West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center

Phone: 407-835-7323

Hours
Mon, Apr 23 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 24 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 25 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Apr 26 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 27 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Apr 28 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 29 1:00PM to 6:00PM

About the branch

LYNX Bus Link 125 Silver Star Rd.
LYNX Bus Link 27 Ocoee / Winter Garden

The construction of the West Oaks Branch was funded by the Library System and a Florida Library Construction Grant.

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Upcoming events

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Apr 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Sharpen your genealogy skills and learn about resources by sharing your research questions

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, Apr 26, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to use advanced sort and filter options; apply data validation and other data tools to organize your data.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, Apr 26, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Learn how to apply data subtotals, outlines, data consolidation and conditional formatting to organize your data.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, Apr 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
How do bugs move and what do they sound like? Learn all about bugs through the combination of music, poetry and movement from professional flute trio, Éclectique Productions. Ages 3 to 12.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, Apr 26, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Join other new English speakers for conversational English practice each Thursday at the West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center.

Sarchet Community Room
Fri, Apr 27, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Learn to sew your own fabric basket from start to finish using professional patterns, fabric of your choice and professional sewing machines.
This event is full

Sarchet Community Room
Fri, Apr 27, 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Are you stuck on a sewing project? Do you need help with a pattern, quilt or garment? Do you simply need to practice your new sewing skills?
This event is full

Sarchet Community Room
Fri, Apr 27, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Join us for an after-hours genealogy event to research your family history!

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, Apr 28, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Have you ever wondered if a Revolutionary War patriot ancestor could be hidden in your family tree? Perhaps you are eligible to join the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), and you don't even realize it. If you would like to find out, this workshop is for you! Presented by the Orlando Chapter NSDAR.

West Oaks - Children's Area
Sat, Apr 28, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a lovable, furry listener. Be An Angel Therapy Dogs Ministry presents this reading program for children with certified therapy dogs.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 30, 10:15am - 10:45am
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 30, 10:45am - 11:05am
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, Apr 30, 11:15am - 11:35am
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 01, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Take your first steps into the world of computing. Discover the essential parts of and types of computers, as well as the basics of using a computer for the first time.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 01, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Get up and running with computers. Learn how to navigate the computer desktop and how to perform various techniques in manipulating windows using basic mouse and keyboard techniques.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 01, 1:45pm - 2:45pm
Get your computer skills racing. Learn how to create, rename, delete, and organize files and folders on your computer.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 01, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Have a new tablet or smartphone, but not sure how to use it? Let us get you started with the basics, so you become more familiar with your personal device. Please bring your own device.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, May 01, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Get your fingers on this delicious four-ingredient pizza recipe that is perfect for an after school snack and ready in no time! Ages 8–18. Registration required.
This event is full

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, May 02, 11:00am - 1:00pm
We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. Learn to sew a pillowcase from start to finish using professional patterns, fabric and sewing machines
This event is full

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, May 02, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Create logos, advertisements, marketing flyers and other illustrations with ease using vector tools. Learn to draw and manipulate simple and custom shapes, brush strokes, and text in unique ways.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, May 02, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Create colorful toys with just your hands. Use upcycled fabric and yarn to create plush butterflies, mice, snakes, and more.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, May 02, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Received your DNA test results and don't know what to do next?

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, May 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Come and discover what types of documents are contained in a Civil War Pension File.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 03, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas. Recommended Audience: Adult

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 03, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, May 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Pour, mix and repeat! Learn how to make delicious sugar cookie dough to take home and bake. This is a “Mommy or Daddy and Me” event. Registration required. Ages 3–5.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 03, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Format workbooks with frozen panes, headers and themes. Customize worksheets with sheet names, color coding and hidden sheets. Print your data for perfect reports and presentations.

Sarchet Community Room
Fri, May 04, 11:00am - 2:30pm
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.
This event is full

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Fri, May 04, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to properly place your hands on the keyboard and enhance your typing skills by using the Web-based TypingMaster program. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, May 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Become a world traveler! Take a trip to South America with fun trivia, activities and crafts. Ages 6–12.

Sarchet Community Room
Sun, May 06, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Earn it! Save it! Spend it! We’ll introduce your little one to financial responsibility through role-playing and hands-on activities. Ages 3–5.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Sun, May 06, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Does the idea of sewing a zipper steer you away from projects? Let us help you tackle zippers head-on with confidence!
This event is full

Sarchet Community Room
Sun, May 06, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
No More Stress!

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, May 07, 10:15am - 10:45am
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, May 07, 10:45am - 11:05am
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Mon, May 07, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Learn the basic features of QuickBooks Pro and how it can be used to organize your business or personal finances. Explore the environment and master the basic concepts of balance sheet.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, May 07, 11:15am - 11:35am
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Mon, May 07, 12:45pm - 2:15pm
Learn how to setup a new company profile including the Vendor Center, Customer Center and adding Items. Recommended Audience: Adult

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Mon, May 07, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to record different types of business transactions such as posting accounts payable and accounts receivable. Also, generate financial reports for your company. Recommended Audience: Adult

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 08, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn how to edit your digital photos and images using free Web applications.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 08, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Move your documents to the cloud! Learn how to collaborate, share, and access your files from anywhere with Google Docs, a free online application from Google.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 08, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Create a free e-mail account. Learn how to navigate the environment, including the Inbox, the Reading pane, and the Compose area.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to compose and send e-mail messages with attachments. Become familiar with replying and forwarding messages. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, May 08, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Don’t be a scaredy-cat; join us for a spooky good time! Hear spooky stories and make even spookier crafts…if you dare. Ages 6–12.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, May 09, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Impress that special someone in your life by wrapping their gift in a handmade gift bag! These gift bags can be made for any occasion. They are fast and easy to make and each one is unique.
This event is full

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, May 09, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
How can I control what content I see and who sees my posts? What's the difference between a News Feed and a Timeline?

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, May 09, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Interested in furthering your genealogical research skills? Then the NGSQ Study Group is for you!

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, May 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Join us as we explore a variety of genealogical apps that can be used on your iPhone and iPad.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn publication concepts and terminology. Become familiar with the environment and explore pre-defined templates, formatting options and adding business information. Recommended Audience: Adult

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 10, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Learn how to work with master pages, headers and footers, and how to customize your publications. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, May 10, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Listen to stories and engage in hands-on science activities to learn about flowers and plants. Ages 3–5.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, May 10, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Go green and get crafty. Create a beautiful work of art from a recycled glass jar. Join us at our super exciting Craft Club for Adults meeting every month. Supplies will be provided.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Join other new English speakers for conversational English practice each Thursday at the West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center.

Sarchet Community Room
Fri, May 11, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Take the fashion world by storm and learn to sew your own trendy wristlet!
This event is full

Sarchet Community Room
Fri, May 11, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Are you stuck on a sewing project? Do you need help with a pattern, quilt or garment? Do you simply need to practice your new sewing skills?
This event is full

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, May 12, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Learn about African American History, Heritage and Genealogy.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Sat, May 12, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Are you ready to stop renting and start enjoying all the benefits of owning a home? Come find out exactly what it takes to embark on the journey of homeownership.

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, May 12, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Join in the savings! Become a savvy saver by sharing coupons and savings tips at this monthly meeting.

Sarchet Community Room
Sun, May 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for an all-levels FREE yoga class! Yoga is a great way to improve the health of your body and mind. Step out of your comfort zone and join us for an experience you won't forget!

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, May 14, 10:15am - 10:45am
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, May 14, 10:45am - 11:05am
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, May 14, 11:15am - 11:35am
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Mon, May 14, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Want to trace your family history? Learn tips and tricks on how to find information by exploring the HeritageQuest Online database offered free at the library.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Start using Excel today. Input, format and save data in spreadsheets. Calculate data with basic formulas. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, May 15, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Create personalized magnets for yourself or a gift. Bring your own photographs or use patterns provided. Join us at our exciting Craft Club for Adults meeting every month. Supplies will be provided.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 15, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Calculate data with basic functions SUM and AVERAGE. Use auto features including auto and flash fill to streamline your workflow. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, May 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Come to the library and enjoy a story or activity as our talented library storytellers entertain ages 18 and up! Each branch will have a unique storytime. Click for more information.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 15, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Do you already use Excel, but get stuck at times? Need some guidance to help you along? Let us help! A technology trainer will be available to assist you in this open lab for Microsoft Excel.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 15, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Learn how to link and embed objects such as charts, slides and spreadsheets from other applications such as Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint into Microsoft Word to create professional looking reports.

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, May 15, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Design, cut and paste to create beautiful collages inspired by nature. Ages 6–12.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, May 16, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Certified educators with Kidney Smart will teach you how your kidneys function, how medications, diet and nutrition work together to help keep you healthy, and how to manage other related conditions.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, May 16, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Analyze data with COUNT functions and recommended charts. Use absolute and relative references to ensure your data is calculated accurately. Recommended Audience: Adult

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, May 16, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Format workbooks with frozen panes, headers and themes. Customize worksheets with sheet names, color coding and hidden sheets. Print your data for perfect reports and presentations.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, May 16, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Calculate your data with formulas and functions. Use the Function Library to find the best fit for your project. Insert financial, logical, lookup, math and text functions.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Wed, May 16, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Solve problems for our heroes with code! Join the Foos on an adventure to walk, jump and build your way to the finish.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, May 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for this interactive problem solving genealogy session.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, May 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Feeling bogged down with too much paper from years of genealogical research?

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 17, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Display your data in stunning charts and graphs. Insert recommended and custom charts. Edit chart data, elements and styles. Recommended Audience: Adult

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 17, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Dread analyzing data? Simplify the process and create meaningful reports using the powerful PivotTable tools. Learn how to create and customize PivotTables and PivotCharts using Microsoft Excel.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, May 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
There once was a tree, a pretty little tree, the prettiest little tree that you ever did see! Join us for stories, songs and activities about the greenery growing all around us. Ages 2–4.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Create stunning interactive reports for presentations and analysis. Use Power View Reports to insert data tables, charts and maps onto a seamless canvas.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Learn how to create an easy to use website where you can publish your thoughts, comments or pictures so you can share with family and friends.

Sarchet Community Room
Fri, May 18, 11:00am - 2:30pm
Ever wanted to make your own custom clothes, home decor, costumes or accessories? Join us in this basic sewing class and learn about sewing safety, basic sewing machine skills and stitching seams.
This event is full

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Fri, May 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to use the mouse and keyboard to navigate within the computer?s interface. Practice using these two devices with hands-on exercises and online resources. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, May 19, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Young comic fans, unite and celebrate Earth's mightiest of heroes. Marvel at our stories, crafts and activities. Ages 6–12.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Sun, May 20, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Would you like to create a stylish pouch that includes a zipper? Come learn how to make one from start to finish in this easy sewing class!
This event is full

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, May 21, 10:15am - 10:45am
The use of picture books, songs and told stories will encourage your child to read, talk, sing, write and play.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, May 21, 10:45am - 11:05am
The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, May 21, 11:15am - 11:35am
The rhythm and repetition of nursery rhymes are used to introduce very young children to literature. Hold your child in your lap and enjoy this special time together.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Mon, May 21, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Want to trace your family history? Learn tips and tricks on how to find information by exploring the Ancestry Library Edition database offered free at the library. #genealogy

Sarchet Community Room
Mon, May 21, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Hey Kids join us and the West Orange Homeschoolers for fun playing a variety of Board Games. Meet new people, learn a new game, and enjoy lively conversations. Bring your own games to share!

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, May 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Elder Law Attorney Geoff Hoatson teaches you how to make your golden years a smooth cruise!

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 22, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Learn presentation concepts and terminology. Learn how to create a basic presentation by using templates, text, and picture files.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 22, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Learn how to insert and customize SmartArt graphics, tables, charts and video. Recommended Audience: Adult

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, May 22, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Bring your Love of Art to Life!

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to insert slide transitions, add animations and hyperlinks. Create a customized photo album with simple to use tools. Recommended Audience: Adult

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Tue, May 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to customize a theme and to format slides through the slide master. (tec101)

Sarchet Community Room
Tue, May 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Let's learn the what, who and how of financial intelligence for kids! This money smart program introduces financial literacy to youth with stories, activities and crafts. Ages 6–12.

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, May 23, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Take the fashion world by storm and learn to sew your own trendy wallet!
This event is full

Sarchet Community Room
Wed, May 23, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Come and join us for this exciting case study that furthers the research into the biological family of Pansy McGee on her paternal line.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, May 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Newspapers often functioned as the day-to-day diaries of community events and happenings.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 24, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Create polished documents in Microsoft Word.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 24, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Add style to your documents. Impact your readers with images, text boxes and Smart Art. Ensure readability with basic review tools.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, May 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Cruise down to the library for a staycation luau with plenty of tropical island fun for your little ones. Ages 2–4.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 24, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Learn how to plan, create, and format a professional-looking resume using built-in templates in Microsoft Word and Resume Creator resources.

West Oaks - Technology Classroom
Thu, May 24, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Learn how to use various Internet resources to search and apply for jobs. You will become familiar with popular job search websites and common questions on job applications.

Sarchet Community Room
Thu, May 24, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Come learn how to make felties! Hand stitch your own characters using felt that you can use for multiple crafts. Join us each month to make a fun and exciting fiber arts project. Age: Adults

Sarchet Community Room
Fri, May 25, 11:00am - 1:00pm
We will teach you everything you need to know to start sewing like a pro. Learn how to sew a pouch made to fit your phone.

Fri, May 25, 2:15pm - 3:30pm
Are you stuck on a sewing project? Do you need help with a pattern, quilt or garment? Do you simply need to practice your new sewing skills?
This event is full

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, May 26, 11:00am - 12:30pm
Join us for our genetic genealogy study group and learn how DNA test results can help to confirm, extend, and deepen your genealogical research. Registration Required.
This event is full

West Oaks - Children's Area
Sat, May 26, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Practice your reading skills by reading aloud to a lovable, furry listener. Be An Angel Therapy Dogs Ministry presents this reading program for children with certified therapy dogs.

Sarchet Community Room
Sat, May 26, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Live a long healthy life!