News & Events
While new content is added, and updated regularly, in your Ancestry Library Edition database, the following new resources are especially noteworthy for 2013:
Public Member Trees and U.S. City Directories
Public Member Trees have become the bridge between individual researchers and original records/sources to tell the family story. Many clues about family history can be found in these trees, which include photos, personal stories, etc.
Stories with Santa has been canceled for Saturday, December 7th. It has been rescheduled for Saturday, December 21st at 10 am.
Come watch the newly released DVD The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones at the Library with friends on Friday, December 13th at 3:30 pm in the Storytelling room. We will provide the popcorn. Anyone not yet 13 will need a signed permission slip for this PG-13 rated movie. Download permission slip here. Click here for flyer.
- Kids: Come MAKE a Holiday Gift at the Library!
- Children in grades 3 – 5 can make a holiday gift for a loved one on Sat, December 14th at 10:30 am.
- Supplies provided!
- Pre-registration is required. Go to colliervillelibrary.org and click on 12/14/13 on the calendar. Click on "read more" for the event, then on "register." Space is limited to 24 students. Parents are asked not to stay as it could ruin your surprise!!
- Click here for flyer
Gingerbread Houses are synonymous with Christmas, and all the magic surrounding this time of year. What better way to celebrate than join us for this special event? On Thursday, December 12th from 5-6:30 pm, student chefs from L'Ecole Culinaire will delight us with tips and a demonstration.
Budding chefs will then have the chance to decorate their own house and win a $25 gift card to Barnes and Noble. All supplies will be provided. This event is limited to 12 children in grades 2nd-5th. Go to December 12th on website calendar to register on-line. See flyer for more details.