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Central Library

10 W. Fourteenth Ave. Pkwy.
Denver, CO 80204

Athmar Park Branch Library

1055 S. Tejon Street
Denver, CO 80223

Ross-Barnum Branch Library

3570 W. First Avenue
Denver, CO 80219

Bear Valley Branch Library

5171 W. Dartmouth Ave.
Denver, CO 80236

Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library

2401 Welton St.
Denver, CO 80205

Bookmobile

Ross-Broadway Branch Library

33 E. Bayaud Avenue
Denver, CO 80209

Byers Branch Library

675 Santa Fe Dr.
Denver, CO 80204

Ross-Cherry Creek Branch Library

305 Milwaukee Street
Denver, CO 80206

Decker Branch Library

1501 S. Logan St.
Denver, CO 80210

Eugene Field Branch Library

810 S. University Blvd.
Denver, CO 80209

Ford-Warren Branch Library

2825 High St.
Denver, CO 80205

Green Valley Ranch Branch Library

4856 N. Andes Ct.
Denver, CO 80249

Hadley Branch Library

1890 S. Grove St.
Denver, CO 80219

Hampden Branch Library

9755 E. Girard Ave.
Denver, CO 80231

Montbello Branch Library

12955 Albrook Dr.
Denver, CO 80239

Outreach/Off-site

Park Hill Branch Library

4705 Montview Blvd.
Denver, CO 80207

Pauline Robinson Branch Library

5575 E. 33rd Ave.
Denver, CO 80207

RiNo Art District - Pop Up

Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales Branch Library

1498 N. Irving Street
Denver, CO 80204

Sam Gary Branch Library

2961 Roslyn St.
Denver, CO 80238

Schlessman Family Branch Library

100 Poplar St.
Denver, CO 80220

Smiley Branch Library

4501 W. 46th Avenue
Denver, CO 80212

Ross-University Hills Branch Library

4310 E. Amherst Avenue
Denver, CO 80222

Valdez-Perry Branch Library

4690 Vine Street
Denver, CO 80216

Virginia Village Branch Library

1500 S. Dahlia Street
Denver, CO 80222

Westwood Branch Library

1000 S. Lowell Blvd.
Denver, CO 80219

Woodbury Branch Library

3265 Federal Blvd.
Denver, CO 80211
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Program Type
Location
Sam Gary Branch Library
Meeting Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: Author Visits, History and Genealogy, Lectures and Presentations
Description
Please join us in thinking more deeply about our history. Many Denverites are interested in learning more about the regional history and the very name "Stapleton." To respond to widely felt curiosity and to promote a solid understanding of the past, ...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Colorado Black Chamber of Commerce Foundation Boardroom
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
A beginner genealogy class designed to help you get started researching your African American ancestors. Topics covered include: challenges of researching African American ancestors, importance of census records and discovering online resources. F...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
Learn more about how DNA testing can help with genealogical research. Includes understanding the testing process and reading the results. For more information contact Ken Burns (President) at ken@bgsgden.org or visit the website www.bgsgden.org ...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Floor 3, Foyer
Age Groups: Adult, Kid, Teen
Program Type: History and Genealogy, Lectures and Presentations, Social Events, Other
Description
We’re celebrating 15 years of service to the community of Five Points and beyond! Enjoy refreshments, guided museum tours and a special program highlighting the purpose an archive plays in preserving the history and culture of a community.  ...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
Meets every fourth Saturday of the month except in August and December. Getting Started with DNA Research: An introduction to DNA testing and use of the results in genealogy research featuring special guest Greg Liverman. The Black Genealo...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Colorado Black Chamber of Commerce Foundation Boardroom
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
The writers’ group was created to help attendees become better at capturing, organizing and compiling information that can be shared with different audiences. For more information contact Ken Burns (President) at ken@bgsgden.org or visit www.bgsgden....
Central Library
Conference Center
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
The French and Indian War, a distant part of the wider Seven Years War, was of great interest to Europeans.  Political maps, battle maps and maps of forts and other military sites, were issued as separate sheets, in atlases and in "gentleman's m...

Italian Research Group

10:00am - 12:00pm
Central Library
Floor 5, 10th Mountain Division Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
Explore your Italian heritage and family.
Central Library
Conference Center
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
The sectional crisis generated tremendous investment in maps, as both the Union and the emerging Confederacy raced to gather intelligence for an armed conflict. Political and military maps of strategy reveal that Union victory was anything but inevit...

Beginning Genealogy

10:00am - 12:00pm
Central Library
Floor 5, Gates Meeting Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
Learn to think genealogically through exploration of census using Ancestry.com, pedigree charts and family group sheets and other major record groups.  Individual assistance following class.
Central Library
Floor 5, Gates Meeting Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
Explore our digital resources, including our Digital Collection of photographs, maps and art.  See what online genealogy tools we provide, as well as learn about neighborhood histories and tools to help children find out about historical figures...
Central Library
Conference Center
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
During the Cold War, the Soviet military secretly launched one of the most ambitious mapping programs ever undertaken. These maps have only recently come to light in the West, and they provide a fascinating look at how American and European cities lo...
Central Library
Floor 5, 10th Mountain Division Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
The Last of the Doughboys by Richard Rubin. Presented by the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, Colorado Humanities and the Colorado World War I Centennial Commission.
Central Library
Conference Center
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
This is a presentation of the military maps of Camp Hale in Colorado, and visit to the combat areas in Italy where the 10th Mountain Division fought.   Attendees will see how the terrain affected both the construction of the camp, and the c...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Colorado Black Chamber of Commerce Foundation Boardroom
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
A beginner genealogy class designed to help you get started researching your African American ancestors. Topics covered include: challenges of researching African American ancestors, importance of census records and discovering online resources. F...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
Learn more about how DNA testing can help with genealogical research. Includes understanding the testing process and reading the results. For more information contact Ken Burns (President) at ken@bgsgden.org or visit the website www.bgsgden.org ...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Links, Inc., Denver Chapter, Conference Room
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
Meets every fourth Saturday of the month except in August and December. The Black Genealogy Search Group (BGSG) provides information, speakers, presentations and seminars on genealogical research specifically affecting African-Americans in the dia...
Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Colorado Black Chamber of Commerce Foundation Boardroom
Age Groups: Adult
Program Type: History and Genealogy
Description
The writers’ group was created to help attendees become better at capturing, organizing and compiling information that can be shared with different audiences. For more information contact Ken Burns (President) at ken@bgsgden.org or visit www.bgsgden....