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Marinette: Genealogy Help Sessions

Need help starting your genealogy research? Or are you stuck and want to talk with an experienced genealogist for advice on your next step?  Meet with a member of the Marinette & Menominee Genealogy Group during these open sessions for personalized assistance.

  • October 3: 5pm to 7pm
  • October 10: 2pm to 4pm
  • October 17: 5pm to 7pm
  • October 24: 2pm to 4pm

These drop-in sessions are held in the local history area of the Stephenson Public Library (1700 Hall Ave. in Marinette). Send an e-mail to mandmareagenealogy@gmail.com with questions.

 


Marinette: Genealogy Discussion Group

Local genealogists meet to learn from one another about resources and research techniques. New discoveries and presentations each month. Genealogists of all experience levels are welcome to join the conversation.

Upcoming dates and topics include:

  • October 22 at 6 PM: Researching without Traveling with Mariel Carter
  • November 26 at 6 PM: Oconto County Historical Society, Genealogy Society, and Newspaper Digitization with Kitty Werner
  • December 17 at 6 PM: Genealogy & DNA Workshop with Paula Huff

Marinette: Safe Banking for Seniors

November 7 at 10 AM at the Stephenson Public Library

Ellen Landenberger from Farmers & Merchants Bank & Trust will address protecting senior citizens against financial abuse. This session will be geared toward seniors and anyone who cares for an aging adult.

This event is free and open to the public. The session is geared toward adults, but teens may find the information useful, too. Please register for this event by calling the library at 715-732-7570.

For more information click here: Safe Banking for Seniors Poster


Marinette: Wednesday Afternoon Book Club

Want to read ahead? This is the list of upcoming discussion books.

Check InfoSoup.org to order a copy of the book.

October 24, 2018: The Finest Hours by Mike Tougias

November 28, 2018: Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks

December 19, 2018: The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

The Wednesday Afternoon Book Club meets at 1:00 PM at the Stephenson Public Library (1700 Hall Ave., Marinette). New members are welcome to join the discussion.


Marinette: Navigating Mortgages

October 8 at 6 PM

at the Stephenson Public Library

Steve Lang and Julie Braunschweig from Associated Bank will talk about how to understand the language of mortgages. This  session will be particularly helpful for anyone who plans to be a first-time homeowner.

This event is free and open to the public. The session is geared toward adults, but teens may find the information useful, too. Please register for this event by calling the library at 715-732-7570.

For more information on this session, click here: Navigating Mortgages Poster

 

 


MARINETTE: Preschool Story Time November and December 2018

Preschool Story Time: ages three to six with a parent or caregiver, siblings welcome

Tuesdays at 10:00 AM  check our Stephenson Public Library Facebook page for updates and cancellations 

 

Help your child develop school readiness skills in a fun and engaging environment.  We will read stories, share rhymes and songs, and explore learning through crafts, discovery tables and more based on a theme.

 

 

November

6: Scents of the Season

13: Tastes of the Season  

***please note, no Preschool Story Time  on 11/20 or 11/27***

 

December

4: Sounds of the Season

11: Seasonal Touch  

***please note, no Preschool Story Time  on 12/18 or 12/25***

 

 

 


Marinette: Wednesday Afternoon Book Club

Want to read ahead? This is the list of upcoming discussion books.

Check InfoSoup.org to order a copy of the book.

September 26, 2018: Beartown by Fredrik Backman

October 24, 2018: The Finest Hours by Mike Tougias

November 28, 2018: Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks

December 19, 2018: The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See

The Wednesday Afternoon Book Club meets at 1:00 PM at the Stephenson Public Library (1700 Hall Ave., Marinette). New members are welcome to join the discussion.


Marinette: Retirement Accumulation Workshop

November 5 at 6 PM at the Stephenson Public Library

Hors d’oeuvres will be served starting at 5:30 PM

Alan Dewitt of Thrivent Financial will help participants find answers to questions like “How much should I save for retirement?” and “What type of accounts should I have?”. Be confident in what you’re saving for retirement when you learn how to build a strong and adaptable financial strategy.

This event is free and open to the public. The session is geared toward adults, but teens may find the information useful, too. Please register for this event by calling the library at 715-732-7570.

For more information click here: Retirement Accumulation Workshop Poster

 


Marinette: Fraud and Identity Theft Prevention

October 25 at 6 PM

at the Stephenson Public Library

Sara Hicks from PCM Credit Union will talk about strategies to protect your personal identity against fraud and identity theft.

This event is free and open to the public. This session is geared toward adults, but teens may find the information usefully, too. Please call the library at 715-732-7570 if you plan to attend.

For more information, click here: Fraud & Identity Theft Prevention

 


Marinette: Navigating Mortgages

October 8 at 6 PM

at the Stephenson Public Library

Steve Lang and Julie Braunschweig from Associated Bank will talk about how to understand the language of mortgages. This  session will be particularly helpful for anyone who plans to be a first-time homeowner.

This event is free and open to the public. The session is geared toward adults, but teens may find the information useful, too. Please register for this event by calling the library at 715-732-7570.

For more information on this session, click here: Navigating Mortgages Poster


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