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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, October 20, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Winter Hikes

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Presented by Dan Nelson, Author of Day Hiking Snoqualmie Region.

Discover the wealth of great winter hiking opportunities in our area. Dan is the author of numerous hiking guidebooks and a regular contributor to Men’s Journal and GearInstitute.com.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Computer Class: Word 2013 Level 2

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Enhance your text documents with document designs, layout and more. Prerequisite: Basic understanding of Word and experience creating and saving documents.

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Fall Shakespeare Series: Henry IV, Part 1

Bellevue Library

Friday, October 24, 2014
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Come for a reading and discussion of Henry IV, part one: a blend of comedy, drama and tragedy. This is a history play about a strained father son relationship, honor, courage, duty, responsibility and loyalty. Please feel free to bring a copy of the play and follow along!

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Saturday, October 25, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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A Special Performance by Members of the Seattle Chinese Orchestra

Bellevue Library

Saturday, October 25, 2014
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Members of the Seattle Chinese Orchestra will perform rich and versatile music including traditional music and pieces by contemporary Chinese musicians.

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World Cinema Salon: Free Men (France)

Bellevue Library

Sunday, October 26, 2014
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

A month long film series showcasing movies from around the world. Join us every Sunday in October at 2pm to explore our diverse community through film. Enjoy a short introduction and post-screening conversation for each film. Films contain subject matter, language and/or images intended for mature audiences, including ...

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, October 27, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Computer Class: Excel 2013 Level 2

Bellevue Library

Thursday, October 30, 2014
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Get more from Excel 2013: formulas, functions, tables and charts. Must have Microsoft Excel Level 1 proficiency.

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Fall Shakespeare Series: Henry IV, Part 1

Bellevue Library

Friday, October 31, 2014
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Come for a reading and discussion of Henry IV, part one: a blend of comedy, drama and tragedy. This is a history play about a strained father son relationship, honor, courage, duty, responsibility and loyalty. Please feel free to bring a copy of the play and follow along!

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 01, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Creating Steampunk Costumes

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 01, 2014
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

For teens and adults.
Steampunk is a Victorian science fiction/fantasy aesthetic that has a large costuming element. Learn the basics of creating a steampunk outfit, from pattern making, modifying pre-made items to the art of “thrift-fu.”

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Rhythms of India Celebrate Diwali

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 01, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Experience Bhangra, Giddha,and Bollywood Dance as we celebrate the Indian Festival of Lights, Diwali! This is an annual celebration held across India celebrating the victory of light over darkness and knowledge over ignorance. Dance performances and workshop for adults, teens, and children.

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Mohammed Shaibu & Soyaya: Music from West Africa

Bellevue Library

Sunday, November 02, 2014
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Ghanaian-born Mohammed Shaibu leads the African band Soyaya,with virtuoso acoustic guitar,dynamic talking drums and endearing vocals. The name Soyaya means love and affection in Hausa, a native language of West Africa. The music of Soyaya is a combination of Palmwine/Highlife and indigenous rhythm and blues.

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, November 03, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, November 04, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, November 04, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, November 05, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research: Using Ancestry

Bellevue Library

Thursday, November 06, 2014
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Learn to use the popular Ancestry Library Edition database to do genealogical research at the library. We will discuss the contents of the database, learn searching strategies and explore ways to save and use search results. The class will include hands on searching practice. Bring information on your own ancestors to use ...

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Fall Shakespeare Series: Henry IV, Part 1

Bellevue Library

Friday, November 07, 2014
10:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Come for a reading and discussion of Henry IV, part one: a blend of comedy, drama and tragedy. This is a history play about a strained father son relationship, honor, courage, duty, responsibility and loyalty. Please feel free to bring a copy of the play and follow along!

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 08, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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STARS: Sharpening Sensory Awareness

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 08, 2014
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Preschoolers are naturally curious about how their bodies work. When you teach them to carefully observe what they are seeing, hearing, smelling, tasting or feeling, it increases self-awareness and self-regulation.
Provides two credit hours in Curriculum and Learning Objectives.

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Sentimental Journey: Songs and Stories from World War II

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 08, 2014
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Songstress Dina Blade and pianist Hans Brehmer, wearing authentic WW II military uniforms, present a lively USO show while Veteran Ray Puddicombe spins fascinating wartime stories about soldier life in 1944. This celebration of Veteran’s Day is guaranteed to captivate audiences while rekindling a glimpse of a bygone era. A...

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STARS: Sharpening Sensory Awareness

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 08, 2014
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Preschoolers are naturally curious about how their bodies work. When you teach them to carefully observe what they are seeing, hearing, smelling, tasting or feeling, it increases self-awareness and self-regulation.
Provides two credit hours in Curriculum and Learning Objectives.

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, November 10, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 15, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Chinese Book Discussion

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 15, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Come for a discussion in Mandarin. All are welcome!

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Taiko: Japanese Drumming

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 15, 2014
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Feel the power of the traditional Japanese Taiko drum with a performance by Northwest Taiko. Their extraordinary performance will leave your heart pounding!

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Fresh and Fermented with Local Author Julie O'Brien

Bellevue Library

Sunday, November 16, 2014
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Julie from Firefly Kitchens will demonstrate how to make your own sauerkraut. She will share samples from their kitchens and discuss the health benefits of mixing fermented foods with fresh foods for fabulous meals. Her new book, Fresh & Fermented will be available for purchase & signing.

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, November 17, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Are You Made For The Trades?

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

You can earn while you learn, the other four year degree. Find out about becoming a firefighter, carpenter, electrician or police officer from members of Washington Women in Trades.

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Bellevue Friends of the Library Book Group

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 22, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Emerald City Ringers Handbell Concert

Bellevue Library

Sunday, November 23, 2014
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Enjoy music performed by our community handbell choir.

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, November 24, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, November 25, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, November 25, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, November 26, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Saturday, November 29, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, December 01, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, December 02, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, December 02, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, December 03, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research: Using Ancestry

Bellevue Library

Thursday, December 04, 2014
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Learn to use the popular Ancestry Library Edition database to do genealogical research at the library. We will discuss the contents of the database, learn searching strategies and explore ways to save and use search results. The class will include hands on searching practice. Bring information on your own ancestors to use ...

Show More >>

Register Now



Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Saturday, December 06, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, December 08, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, December 09, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, December 09, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, December 10, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Saturday, December 13, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Citizenship Class

Bellevue Library

Monday, December 15, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Learn how to become a United States Citizen. Study for the naturalization test, including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, December 16, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, December 16, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, December 17, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Talk Time Class

Bellevue Library

Saturday, December 20, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Practice speaking English with other English language learners. Learn about American culture and meet people from around the world. Classes are free, join anytime!

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Chinese Book Discussion

Bellevue Library

Saturday, December 20, 2014
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Come for a discussion in Mandarin. All are welcome!

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, December 23, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, December 30, 2014
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, January 06, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, January 07, 2015
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Tuesday, January 13, 2015
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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Genealogy Research Help

Bellevue Library

Wednesday, January 14, 2015
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Volunteers from the Eastside Genealogical Society can help you track the history of your family. Come by for research help and an introduction to the library's genealogy books, periodicals and databases.

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