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1 February 2016: Saving Memories Before They Disappear. Don Fotheringhame, Sr., of the DUB Center, will discuss the options available for transferring movies, videos, audiotapes and other items to more permanent media.7:00 pm at The Library Center.
10 February 2016: From Prairie to What We are Today: Springfield's Unique Leaders. Library Local History Associate John Rutherford will talk about key leaders and businesses that shaped the Queen City over the course of two centuries. 9:30 am at The Library Center.
24 February 2016: Opening the Ozarks: The Legacy of Marsha Hoffman Rising. Marsha spent 17 years researching the origins of the first 1,000 entrants of federal land at the Springfield land office in the late 1830s for her work Opening the Ozarks: First Families in Southwest Missouri 1835-1839. Certified Genealogist Patti Hobbs will explain how, in addition to teaching us about the pioneer familes she researched, Marsha's work also reveals migration patterns, research methodologies, and family demographics. 9:30 am at The Library Center.