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*The Nature of Chocolate (Adults)

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Leslie
Even though it doesn’t grow in the Great Lakes region, we are connected to the nature of chocolate every time we indulge. Presented by Laurel Zoet of Nature on the Go, this program looks at the history, ecology and manufacturing of one of our favorite treats. Chocolate tasting included! *Registration required; call 517-589-9400. 

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Family Tree Talk (Teens & Adults)

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
South Lansing
We meet every month for lively discussion of family history stories and resources you can use to find more. Today we will be searching for family using CADL's subscription to ancestry.com. We will also provide scanners--bring your own family photos and a flash drive.
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Senior Reminiscing Series (Adults)

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Williamston
Join us at the Williamston Senior Center for fun and nostalgia as we remember times gone by.
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Reminisce: Author Tina Lonski (Adults)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Aurelius
This Detroit native has Yooper roots and grew up in the farming community of Blissfield. Her three short story collections feature Michigan's people and places, along with Lonski's Polish heritage. Award-winning titles include A Transplanted YooperBarn Raising and The Bootleg Buggy. Books will be available for sale and signing.
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*Remember When Reminiscers--Highlights from Local History (Adults)

10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Leslie
Local History Librarian Heidi Butler will demonstrate use of CADL’s history database, with an emphasis on the Leslie area. 
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*Genealogy Seminar--Part 1 (Adults)

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Leslie
Local historian and genealogist Tim Howery presents the first in a two-part series on locating and gathering family data relating to Leslie and other areas. Beginning and advanced procedures will be covered, along with use of CADL’s Ancestry.com subscription. Part 2 will be held on Jan. 26. *Registration required; call 517-589-9400. 
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Family Tree Talk (Teens & Adults)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
South Lansing
We meet every month for lively discussion of family history stories and resources you can use to find more. Today's topic: "Using the FamilySearch Wiki," presented by Don Hinkle, Director of the Lansing Family History Center
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Senior Reminiscing Series (Adults)

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Williamston
Join us at the Williamston Senior Center for fun and nostalgia as we recall times gone by.
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*Genealogy Seminar--Part 2 (Adults)

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Leslie
Local historian and genealogist Tim Howery presents the final seminar in this two-part series on locating and gathering family data relating to Leslie and other areas. Beginning and advanced procedures will be covered, along with use of CADL’s Ancestry.com subscription. *Registration required; call 517-589-9400. 
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Highlights from Local History Online (Adults)

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Holt-Delhi
Local History Librarian Heidi Butler will demonstrate use of CADL's Local History Online database, and describe the types of photos, documents and more available there.
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Reminisce: Vintage Valentines (Adults)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Aurelius
Our group meets monthly for reminiscing and fellowship. Today, enjoy afternoon tea, coffee and treats, along with a presentation on vintage Valentine cards. Then make your own vintage-style Valentines!
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Family Tree Talk (Teens & Adults)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
South Lansing
We meet every month for lively discussion of family history stories and resources you can use to find more. Today's topic: Phone and Web Apps That Can Power Your Genealogy Research
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Senior Reminiscing Series (Adults)

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Williamston
Join us at the Williamston Senior Center for fun and nostalgia as we recall times gone by.
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*Musician & Storyteller Rev. Robert B. Jones (All ages)

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
South Lansing
This gifted performer will present the story of American folk music pioneer Huddie Ledbetter, better known as Lead Belly. A social activist and iconic songwriter, Lead Belly wrote classics such as “Midnight Special” and “Goodnight, Irene,” and was mentor to folk giants Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger. *Registration required; call 517-272-9840 or click on "Register."
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