Powered by Humor: Harry Golden’s Civil Rights Blogging (Before the Internet Existed)

Powered by Humor: Harry Golden’s Civil Rights Blogging (Before the Internet Existed)
Join Kimberly Marlowe Hartnett, former daily newspaper journalist and author of Carolina Israelite: How Harry Golden Made Us Care about Jews, the South, and Civil Rights (UNC Press 2015, 2018, and Audible) for a recollection of Harry Golden’s lively life and influence, and thoughts on what his work tells us about influential writing and personal activism as we take on the challenges of our time. Please register for Powered by Humor: Harry Golden’s Civil Rights Blogging (Before the Internet Existed), https://slnc.info/HGolden

Wed, May 25, 2022, 1:00 - 2:00pm

North Carolina Trivia Night

Join Us for the Next NC Trivia Night!
Think you're an expert on North Carolina history, geography, and culture? Here's your chance to show off your skills in North Carolina Virtual Trivia, brought to you by the State Library of North Carolina and the State Archives of North Carolina. On May 19, 2022, at 6 pm, players can participate—as individuals or in teams—from their homes, as we present fascinating trivia about the Old North State. Bragging rights are on the line in this Carolina contest of wits! 

Thu, May 19, 2022, 6:00 - 7:30pm

Once a Decade: Exploring the 1950 Census Release Webinar

Once a Decade: 
Exploring the 1950 Census Release
On April 1, 2022, the 1950 Census records will be released to the public by the National Archives.

This presentation will take you back in time to explore how the 1950 Census was conducted as well as the content of the questionnaire and population statistics from that era. Resources for data users and genealogical researchers will also be provided. Join us for a chance to learn more about this historic release.

Thu, Apr 7, 2022, 11:00am - 12:00pm

News You Can Use, Part III

Join us for Part III of our “News You Can Use” series as we do a deep dive into two North Carolina newspaper collections, NewsBank and NewspaperARCHIVE. Building on Part I and Part II, we will explore strategies for using these subscription databases, accessible with an SLNC Government & Heritage Library card.

Thu, Mar 24, 2022, 11:00am - 12:00pm

News You Can Use, Part II

Join us for Part II of our “News You Can Use” series as staff from the SLNC Government & Heritage Library and North Carolina Digital Heritage Center lead us on a deep dive into three historical North Carolina newspaper collections.

Thu, Mar 10, 2022, 11:00am - 12:00pm

News You Can Use, Part I

Join us for Part I of a three-part webinar series as we take an in-depth look at North Carolina newspapers – both historical and contemporary – and where to find and access them.

Thu, Feb 24, 2022, 11:00am - 12:00pm

North Carolina Trivia Night

Here's your chance to show off your skills in North Carolina Virtual Trivia, brought to you by the State Library of North Carolina and the State Archives of North Carolina. On January 27, 2022, at 6 p.m., players can participate—as individuals or in teams—from their homes, as we present fascinating trivia about the Old North State. Bragging rights are on the line in this Carolina contest of wits! We look forward to seeing you there.

Register for North Carolina Virtual Trivia Night at the link, slnc.info/NCTrivia04

Thu, Jan 27, 2022, 6:00 - 7:30pm
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