Though the banks are closed, the Allen County Public Library and The Genealogy Center are open our regular research hours (9 AM to 9 PM) on Monday, November 12, 2012. Not only are we open, but are also offering our fifth annual Military Seminar that afternoon and evening in the Allen County Public Library Theater. Starting at 2 PM with The Genealogy Center's Curt Witcher speaking on "Military Records & Our Military Heritage at ACPL," followed by Laura Prescott, professional researcher, writer and speaker presenting on "Using an Outstanding Military Site: Fold3," at 3:30 PM and "Online Resources for the War of 1812" at 6:30 PM. The day promises to be filled with outstanding educational opportunities on military research. For more information, see the brochure. To register, send an email or call 260-421-1225.

Celebrate your military ancestors by joining us in observance of Veteran's Day.