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The Journey to Mollie's War: WACs and WWII

Thursday, December 1, 2016 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm

Cyndee Schaffer discusses the role of women in the military and, in particular, her mother's WWII experiences in the Women's Army Corps. Using excerpts from Mollie's letters written home, Cyndee provides a romantic yet frightful glimpse into the life of a woman in uniform during this crucial time in history.

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mdoornbos@dglibrary.org
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Mamie Eisenhower: The Hostess in Chief

Saturday, February 18, 2017 -
2:00pm to 3:15pm

Mamie was America's Beloved First Lady from 1953 until 1961. She was also an Army Wife, Mother and Grandmother. Mamie didn't really cook, but she did make some amazing fudge - tastings provided! Visit with Mamie and hear about living in Panama and the Philippines between the world wars and about her loving relationship with Ike which weathered horrible rumors and long separations. Historic portrayal presented by historian Ellie Carlson.

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mdoornbos@dglibrary.org
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Facebook 1

Monday, July 11, 2016 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Learn about social media using Facebook, the world's largest social networking website. You will learn the essentials that you will need to connect and reconnect with friends and family all over the world. A general overview of privacy settings will also be presented.


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lnorberg@dglibrary.org
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Genealogy Club: Introduction to German Genealogy

Thursday, October 20, 2016 -
2:00pm to 3:30pm
Learn around sources peculiar to Germans in North America and the principal European sources such as church records and gazetteers. Some general how-to books on German genealogy are described. Learn to locate the European place of origin of German immigrants using examples from the speaker's own research.

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kriddle@dglibrary.org
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