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RootsMOOC: INTRO TO GENEALOGY AND FAMILY HISTORY RESEARCH

The North Carolina Government and Heritage Library will offer a free online class to those interested in learning how to start genealogical research. RootsMOOC is a free online course and a friendly introduction to family history research in the U.S. using commonly available sources. Enrollment is now open, and class begins Oct. 22. Register now at  http://bit.ly/RootsMOOC2018 . 

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Join the Very Important Patron Book Club discussion. The September book discussion is about Elephant Company by Vickie Croke.

Tells the story of British WW I veteran James Howard "Billy" Williams, who found his calling working with logging elephants in Burma. When WW II broke out, Williams used his strong bond with the animals to lead the Elephant Company, which was instrumental in defeating the Japanese who invaded Burma.

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Join the Very Important Patron Book Club discussion. The September book discussion is about The Nature of the Beast by Louise Penny.

Nine-year-old Laurent Lepage, who is prone to telling tall tales about things he finds in the woods surrounding Three Pines, is found murdered. What discovery had he tried to share that they all, especially the retired head of homicide, Armand Gamache, ignored?

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