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Event Series Branching Out Genealogy Class

Branching Out Genealogy Classes

Genealogy & Local History Library 401 State Street, Alton, IL, United States

The Hayner Genealogy & Local History Library offers Branching Out classes at the Genealogy & Local History Library, 401 State Street, Alton. Branching Out classes take place from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. On the second Thursday of each month, library staff presents a discussion of a genealogy research topic. On the third Thursday, we […]

Event Series Film Flashback Thursdays

Film Flashback Thursdays: Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)

Genealogy & Local History Library 401 State Street, Alton, IL, United States

What films have we watched at the Starlight Drive-In, Grand Theater, Alton Ciné, and other local movie theaters over the last 50 years? A film series at the Genealogy & Local History Library will answer that question as we watch some of the best movies from that time. Last year, we focused only on films […]

Reimagining Places of the Past: Historic Preservation Lecture Series, Part III: The Gateway Arch: An Illustrated Timeline with John C. Guenther

Genealogy & Local History Library 401 State Street, Alton, IL, United States

The Hayner Public Library District’s Genealogy & Local History Library welcomes author, architect, and historian John C. Guenther to discuss his new book, The Gateway Arch: An Illustrated Timeline. The book takes a chronological look at the historical foundations of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, beginning in 1699 with the Louisiana Territory, with ninety historical […]

Event Series Branching Out Genealogy Class

Branching Out Genealogy Classes

Genealogy & Local History Library 401 State Street, Alton, IL, United States

The Hayner Genealogy & Local History Library offers Branching Out classes at the Genealogy & Local History Library, 401 State Street, Alton. Branching Out classes take place from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. On the second Thursday of each month, library staff presents a discussion of a genealogy research topic. On the third Thursday, we […]