Park Hill Branch Library is available for a self-guided tour on Saturday, April 13, 2013 during open hours from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Staff members also will be available to answer questions about the building.
Learn the story of an outlaw and gunman--a cohort of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, and the worst of the Wild Bunch. He ate lawmen for breakfast,, but his long spree was ended by a backcountry, Parachute, CO rancher who joined the posse to retrieve a stolen horse. That rancher was Ann Williams' great grandfather.
NO MEETINGS SCHEDULED FOR July and August. Will resume in Sepbermber
Meetings consist of a short business meeting and a program designed to help you with your Swedish family history research or to explore the Swedish culture, past and present. For more information about the Swedish Genealogical Society of Colorado, visit http://swedgensoc.org/.
NO MEETINGS SCHEDULED FOR June, July, and August. Will resume in September.
Programs are presented by a variety of speakers from along the Front Range of Colorado and beyond. While subjects range from tartans to medieval art, they always focus on taking us away to the British Isles for a little culture and history.
OLTHLRC 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 http://www.hispaniclegacy.org
Scots-Irish Research: John Mears
John will discuss Scots-Irish (also known as Ulster Irish) immigration from the 1600s to the 1800s and associated research techniques.
Outrageous Molly Brown: Janet Kalstrom
Janet will provide an interpretation of Margaret (Molly) Brown that will include information on her Irish heritage. She will be dressed as Molly. Janet will also talk about the Titanic and answer questions.
British Isles Immigration Through Ellis Island: Zoe Lappin