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Upcoming Programs

Denver History and Genealogy Club Meeting
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 - 2:00 p.m.

 

The Denver History and Genealogy Club will meet in person at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room to listen to a presentation by Ryan Tucker, Funeral Director at Kaiser Corson Funeral Home. Ryan will be speaking on the various procedures involved in handling death records and obituaries. He also will provide information on the preservation of grave stones. Please call 319-984-5140 to sign up!

 
Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 6:30 p.m.
The Denver History and Genealogy Club will meet in person at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room to listen to a presentation by Pastor Kyle Barton of Lutheran Services in Iowa. Pastor Barton will discuss the history of Bremwood Children's Home in Waverly, Iowa. Please call 319-984-5140 to sign up!

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Genealogy and History Club

Whether you are a seasoned genealogist or just getting started in researching your family history, you are welome to join the Denver Genealogy and History Club.  The group has a featured speaker the 4th Tuesday of each month.

 

In our Genealogy Room we have many references to help you with your searching, as well as a computer with a link to the Library version of ancestry and a variety of information and tools to use.  The room has a scanner to digitize pictures, documents , and slides.  There is a wealth of local information about families, churches, businesses that we have collected over the years.

The Library has a paid Ancestry account.  It can only be accessed within the Library and on Library computers.  Here is the link:

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Links

Here are some useful links to aid in searching


 

                                                                            

 

Zoom Recordings (with permission of presenter)

Clarence Zingg

Donald Zingg

Leonard Zingg

Larry Nerge-Bremer German Connections Part I

Larry Nerge-Bremer County Connections Part II

Larry Nerge-Bremer County Connections Part III

Theresa Liewer "Have You Tried..."

William Sharpe " Indexing and the Family History Center of Cedar Falls"

Linda Betsinger McCann "Prohibition in Iowa"

Betty Brandt Passick Book Talk/Launch: "The Black Bag of Dr. Wiltse"

James Kenyon: "Echoes Through the Hallways"

Theresa Liewer:  "Iowa Census"

Genealogy Show & Tell Part 1

Genealogy Show & Tell Part II

Genealogy Show & Tell Part III