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Identity Quest 2020

Virtual Genealogy Conference

2020-11-14 10:00:00 2020-11-14 17:00:00 America/Chicago Identity Quest 2020 Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library

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 2020 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. Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library

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 virtual conference that will present research tools individuals can use to discover the past generations that make up their heritage with classes throughout the day. 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 early 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. It will be fun for everyone!

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

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Virtual | History & Genealogy |

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Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library

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

Hours
Mon, Sep 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Sep 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Sep 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Sep 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Sep 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Sat, Sep 19 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Sep 20 12:00PM to 9:00PM

About the library

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

Fri, Sep 18, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Fri, Sep 18, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom

Fri, Sep 18, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Sat, Sep 19, 10:00am - 10:30am
virtual - virtual

Sat, Sep 19, 10:00am - 10:45am
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Marvin Auditorium 101C
Registration is now closed

Sat, Sep 19, 10:00am - 10:45am
Virtual - Zoom

Mon, Sep 21, All day
Virtual - Virtual

Mon, Sep 21, 7:30am - 11:30am
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Parking Lot

Mon, Sep 21, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Mon, Sep 21, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Marvin Auditorium 101C

Mon, Sep 21, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Tue, Sep 22, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Tue, Sep 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online

Tue, Sep 22, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Anton Room 202

Tue, Sep 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Tue, Sep 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom - Email mericsson@tscpl.org for a zoom link

Wed, Sep 23, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Wed, Sep 23, 9:00am - 10:00am
Facebook - facebook.com/TopekaLibrary/

Wed, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Marvin Auditorium 101C

Wed, Sep 23, 10:30am - 11:00am
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library

Wed, Sep 23, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom Virtual Program

Wed, Sep 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom

Wed, Sep 23, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Wed, Sep 23, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Virtual - Zoom

Wed, Sep 23, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Marvin Auditorium 101C

Thu, Sep 24, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Thu, Sep 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online

Thu, Sep 24, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Fri, Sep 25, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Fri, Sep 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom

Fri, Sep 25, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Fri, Sep 25, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Virtual

Sat, Sep 26, 10:00am - 10:30am
virtual - virtual

Sat, Sep 26, 10:00am - 10:45am
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Marvin Auditorium 101C

Sat, Sep 26, 10:00am - 10:45am
Virtual - Zoom

Mon, Sep 28, All day
Virtual - Virtual

Mon, Sep 28, 7:30am - 11:30am
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Parking Lot

Mon, Sep 28, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Mon, Sep 28, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Tue, Sep 29, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Tue, Sep 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online

Tue, Sep 29, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Anton Room 202

Tue, Sep 29, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Tue, Sep 29, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Zoom

Wed, Sep 30, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Wed, Sep 30, 9:00am - 10:00am
Facebook - facebook.com/TopekaLibrary/

Wed, Sep 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Wed, Sep 30, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual - Zoom

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

Wed, Sep 30, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom

Wed, Sep 30, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Wed, Sep 30, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Virtual - Zoom

Wed, Sep 30, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Thu, Oct 01, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Thu, Oct 01, 10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual

Thu, Oct 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online

Thu, Oct 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Thu, Oct 01, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Fri, Oct 02, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Fri, Oct 02, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Sat, Oct 03, 10:00am - 10:30am
virtual - virtual

Sat, Oct 03, 10:15am - 11:00am
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Sat, Oct 03, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library

Mon, Oct 05, All day
Virtual - Virtual

Mon, Oct 05, 7:30am - 11:30am
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Parking Lot

Mon, Oct 05, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Anton Room 202

Mon, Oct 05, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Marvin Auditorium 101C

Mon, Oct 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Mon, Oct 05, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Tue, Oct 06, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Anton Room 202

Tue, Oct 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online

Tue, Oct 06, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Menninger Room 206

Tue, Oct 06, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Wed, Oct 07, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Wed, Oct 07, 9:00am - 10:00am
Facebook - facebook.com/TopekaLibrary/

Wed, Oct 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual - Zoom

Wed, Oct 07, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Wed, Oct 07, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom Virtual Program

Wed, Oct 07, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Zoom

Wed, Oct 07, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Wed, Oct 07, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Virtual - Zoom

Thu, Oct 08, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Anton Room 202

Thu, Oct 08, 10:00am - 11:30am
Virtual

Thu, Oct 08, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online

Thu, Oct 08, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Thu, Oct 08, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Fri, Oct 09, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Fri, Oct 09, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Sat, Oct 10, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Kansas Children's Discovery Center - 4400 SW 10th

Sat, Oct 10, 10:00am - 10:30am
virtual - virtual

Sat, Oct 10, 10:15am - 11:00am
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Sun, Oct 11, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Marvin Auditorium 101BC

Mon, Oct 12, All day
Virtual - Virtual

Mon, Oct 12, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Anton Room 202

Mon, Oct 12, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Anton Room 202

Mon, Oct 12, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Mon, Oct 12, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library

Tue, Oct 13, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Anton Room 202

Tue, Oct 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online

Tue, Oct 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Menninger Room 206

Tue, Oct 13, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Wed, Oct 14, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Wed, Oct 14, 9:00am - 10:00am
Facebook - facebook.com/TopekaLibrary/

Wed, Oct 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Virtual - Zoom

Wed, Oct 14, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Wed, Oct 14, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Crestview Community Center - 4801 SW Shunga Dr

Wed, Oct 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Wed, Oct 14, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Wed, Oct 14, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Virtual - Zoom

Thu, Oct 15, 10:00am - 10:30am
Online

Thu, Oct 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Zoom

Thu, Oct 15, 11:30am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Menninger Room 206

Thu, Oct 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Thu, Oct 15, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Fri, Oct 16, 9:00am - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Perkins Room 201

Fri, Oct 16, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Fri, Oct 16, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Marvin Auditorium 101BC

Sat, Oct 17, 10:00am - 10:30am
virtual - virtual

Sat, Oct 17, 10:10am - 4:10pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Marvin Auditorium 101BC

Sat, Oct 17, 10:15am - 11:00am
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Learning Center

Sun, Oct 18, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library - Marvin Auditorium 101BC