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Identity Quest

Virtual Genealogy Conference

2020-11-14 10:00:00 2020-11-14 17:00:00 America/Chicago Identity Quest Expand your genealogy research with help from national speakers Kenyatta Berry and Blaine Bettinger. Topics include DNA, family trees & writing your family history. Register to receive Zoom details. Zoom

Saturday, November 14
10:00am - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2020-11-14 10:00:00 2020-11-14 17:00:00 America/Chicago Identity Quest Expand your genealogy research with help from national speakers Kenyatta Berry and Blaine Bettinger. Topics include DNA, family trees & writing your family history. Register to receive Zoom details. Zoom

Expand your genealogy research with help from national speakers Kenyatta Berry and Blaine Bettinger. Topics include DNA, family trees & writing your family history. Register to receive Zoom details.

Identity Quest is a free virtual conference that will present research tools you can use to discover the past generations that make up your heritage. We'll have classes throughout the day and you are welcome to attend as many presentations as you wish. Check tscpl.org/idquest for presentation updates and a full outline of speaker topics and times, which will be posted by mid October.

This free public event will feature national speakers, Kenyatta Berry and Blaine Bettinger, who will discuss DNA and how to research your family's identity. Activities will encourage everyone to engage in the quest for their identity. 

Heritage experts will provide live 45-minute presentations. Topics include genealogical research, DNA, family trees, and writing your family history. 

Register to receive the Zoom details. Contact the Identity Quest Team at identityquest@tscpl.org with any questions.

Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library

ask@tscpl.org
Phone: 785-580-4400

Hours
Mon, Jan 18 Closed
(Martin Luther King Jr Day)
Tue, Jan 19 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Wed, Jan 20 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Thu, Jan 21 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Fri, Jan 22 9:00AM to 7:00PM
Sat, Jan 23 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Jan 24 12:00PM to 7:00PM

About the branch

Our mission is sparking curiosity and connecting our community through literacy and learning. The library features the Alice C. Sabatini Gallery, the Millennium Café, Chandler Booktique (bookstore and gift shop), free meeting rooms, computer training and free Wi-Fi access. The library has a collection of more than 414,000 books and serves more than 81,000 registered borrowers. Bookmobiles make 23 stops Monday-Saturday across Shawnee County. The website tscpl.org serves customers’ needs 24/7. The library offers state-of-the art technology, youth programs that encourage learning and reading, adult learning programs, online learning tools, events, and reference and research tools.

Upcoming events

Sat, Jan 23, 10:00am - 10:30am
Facebook.com/TopekaLibrary or YouTube.com/TopekaLibrary

Sat, Jan 23, 10:00am - 10:45am
Zoom
Registration is now closed

Mon, Jan 25, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Zoom

Tue, Jan 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Tue, Jan 26, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom

Tue, Jan 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom

Tue, Jan 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Zoom

Wed, Jan 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Wed, Jan 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Wed, Jan 27, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom

Wed, Jan 27, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Zoom

Thu, Jan 28, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Thu, Jan 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom

Fri, Jan 29, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Virtual - Streaming on Twitch

Sat, Jan 30, 10:00am - 10:30am
Facebook.com/TopekaLibrary or YouTube.com/TopekaLibrary

Sat, Jan 30, 10:00am - 10:45am
Zoom

Tue, Feb 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Tue, Feb 02, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Zoom

Wed, Feb 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Wed, Feb 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Wed, Feb 03, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Zoom

Thu, Feb 04, 10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual

Thu, Feb 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Thu, Feb 04, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Facebook.com/TopekaLibrary

Fri, Feb 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom

Sat, Feb 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Facebook.com/TopekaLibrary or YouTube.com/TopekaLibrary

Sat, Feb 06, 10:00am - 10:45am
Zoom

Sat, Feb 06, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Zoom

Tue, Feb 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Wed, Feb 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Wed, Feb 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Wed, Feb 10, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Virtual Room 03

Wed, Feb 10, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Zoom

Wed, Feb 10, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Virtual Room 01

Thu, Feb 11, 10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual

Thu, Feb 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Thu, Feb 11, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Marvin Auditorium 101C

Thu, Feb 11, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Virtual Room 02

Fri, Feb 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Zoom

Sat, Feb 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Facebook.com/TopekaLibrary or YouTube.com/TopekaLibrary

Sat, Feb 13, 10:00am - 10:45am
Zoom

Wed, Feb 17, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Wed, Feb 17, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Zoom

Wed, Feb 17, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Zoom

Thu, Feb 18, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Virtual Room 01

Sat, Feb 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Facebook.com/TopekaLibrary or YouTube.com/TopekaLibrary

Sat, Feb 20, 10:00am - 10:45am
Zoom