OLTHLRG, The Olibama Lopez Tushar Hispanic Legacy Research Group promotes an interest in and the study of lives, times, cultures, traditions, ancestries, and histories of the peoples who emigrated to New Spain and New Mexico, many of whom still have descendants in New Mexico, Colorado, California, Texas, Arizona, and Northern New Mexico.
Join genealogist, archivist, and reference librarian Roger Dudley as he discusses the importance of genealogy and the tools available at the Denver Public Library and online to trace your families and their various histories.
The Emily Griffith Technical College has contributed to Denver's economy, workforce, and society for nearly one hundred years. Emily Griffith saw a need for a place of learning and training in 1916, when war was in the air and Denver's population was reshaping to better accommodate world controversies. Judith Lee Berg, a Denver native and member of the Emily Griffith Foundation Board, will talk about the spirit that planted Emily Griffith, and the impact of its growth within the Denver community.