September 17, 2001


�Explore German Heritage� in October at the

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County


The German Genealogical Society and the Public Library are teaming up for the second year in a row to offer a variety of programs to assist with genealogical research throughout the month of October.� The Exploring German Heritage series will begin with a special kickoff program at the Main Library.�


At the Main Library:

          The Germania Society�s Schuhplattler Trachtengruppe to demonstrate traditional German dancing in authentic German dress for children and adults on Saturday, October 6 - 3:00 p.m., 800 Vine Street (369-6944).

Other programs planned at these branch libraries:

        German Genealogy with Kenny Burck on Wednesday, October 10 - 7:00p.m. at the North Central Branch Library, 11109 Hamilton Avenue (369-6068).

        German Immigration and Settlement in America presented by Don Heinrich Tolzmann on Wednesday, October 24 - 7:00 p.m. at� the

Monfort Heights Branch Library, 3825 West Fork Road (369-4472).

        Germans from Russia: Now We Are All Orphans, the Saga of a Familypresented by Bob Rau on Saturday, October 27 �� 10:30 a.m. at the

Pleasant Ridge Branch Library, 6233 Montgomery Road (369-4488).

√Information about events at the Main Library and 41 branch libraries is available on the Internet site:� Interpreter available upon request for the hearing impaired. Please call 369-6944 (TDD 369-6946) at least one week before program.