Every Saturday, November 15 through February 14, trained staff from one of four local community agencies will help you review plans, choose one that meets your needs and assist you with enrollment. Participating agencies are the Central Missouri Area Agency on Aging, Central Missouri Community Action, Family Health Center and Primaris/KMA. Walk-ins welcome.
Genealogist and staff member Tim Dollens will teach you how to use Ancestry.com, Library Edition, an online tool available for free at the library. He'll discuss federal population schedules, immigration and military records, the Social Security Death Index and more, and he'll show you how to print these documents.
The Friends hold sales in the library lobby every Wednesday noon-3 p.m. and every Saturday 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. All proceeds support library services.
Unleash your three-dimensional creative genius using LEGO bricks. Ages 5 and older.
Genealogist and staff member Tim Dollens will highlight some of the features of the genealogy database HeritageQuest, available free to library cardholders through www.dbrl.org . He will discuss the federal census, Freedman's Bank records, county and local histories and the Periodical Source Index, as well as giving you tips on how to navigate and print records.
At this workshop, children play games, sing, dance and act out books. Presented by TRYPS, Columbia's professional theater group for young audiences. Ages 3-8.