The week's events
October 15, 2015
Friends Book Chat
Join the Friends of the Library when they host monthly Book Chats. The public is invited to attend Book Chats once a month and share a recently read book or an old favorite. Each individual will be allowed three to 5 minutes to review their book and make comments about the author. The event is open to the public, is on the third Thursday of each month from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., and there is no charge. There is also no sign-up, and it isn’t necessary to attend each month. For more information, contact the Library at 231-758-3121.
October 16, 2015
Life Long Learning
Religion Around the World
Petoskey District Library, Lower Level Conference Room - $40/series of 4 classes or $12/class
Join North Central instructor and Pastor Toby Jones for a great discussion of the major religions, their underlying ideas and impact on history and today’s events.
Hinduism & Buddhism – Coming to America: These two ancient Eastern faiths used to be significant and influential only in India and Asia. But now millions of Americans are turning to their teachings and practices. From packed yoga studios to Mindfulness Meditation Centers, it is clear that these faiths are here to stay.
October 19, 2015
Genealogy Interest Group
Meets the third Monday of each month from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. in the lower-level meeting room. The theme for this class is: Learning all about census records- Where, oh where, are you hiding? Group led by Barbara Manley Hernden.
Life Long Learning
Birth Records and Marriage Records: This class will examine the various birth and marriage records that are available and what kind of information you can get from them.
$20 includes all materials
Includes all reference materials & family history workbook
Room 536 – Student Community Resource Center, Petoskey Campus