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Video – Sanborn Fire Maps (from Lisa
Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems)
9:30 am Saturday, November 25
at Main Library
When you want to get up close and
personal to your ancestors’ neighborhoods,
turn to Sanborn Fire Insurance
Maps published from 1867 to 1970 to
evaluate fire insurance liability in urban areas.
The maps are detailed street plans on
large sheets of paper. Learn where to find
them and how to use these under-valued
7 pm Tuesdays at Main Library
Carolyn Steiner leads free classes tailored to each individual’s needs.
Adult Basic Education and GED Preparation Classes
Monday-Thursday mornings at Main Library
Prospective students must register and pre-test in advance. To get more information
and to schedule an orientation, call 216-371-7138 or visit tri-c.edu/able-ged-esol
Life Writing Class
2 pm First Saturdays of the Month at Main Library
Roland Moore facilitates this class for writers that offers a new writing prompt each
month and an opportunity for writers to share their work.
n Libraries will close at 5:30 pm Wednesday, November 22 and will be closed all day
Thursday, November 23 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.
n Both libraries will delay opening until 10:30 am Friday, December 8 for staff meetings.
n Libraries will be closed Sunday, December 24 and Monday, December 25 for the Christmas
n Libraries will be closed Monday, January 1 for New Year’s Day. SL