Join us for monthly talks on a variety of local history topics! All talks take place on Sundays from 2 to 3 p.m. and are held in the Rundel Auditorium, 3rd floor of Central Library's Rundel Memorial Building, 115 South Ave., Rochester, NY.
Jan. 19: "This is where I love to go": The (Re)creation of Place at Ontario Beach Park - Kyle Somerville
Feb. 16: An Encounter with Abolitionist Rev. J.W. Loguen - Live performance by Robert Djed Snead
Mar. 16: 125 Years of the Rochester Parks System - Katie Eggers Comeau
Apr. 13: Discovering Maplewood's Past - Andy Rau
May 18: Rochester's Patent Medicine Men - Donald S. Hall
Oct. 19: Form, Function, and Mount Hope Cemetery - Dennis Carr
Nov. 16: James A. Hard: America's Last Living Civil War Soldier - David Crumb
Dec. 14: Sisters in Equality: The Rochester Women's Political Equality Club - Christine L. Ridarsky
The Central Library of Rochester and Monroe County is accessible to people with disabilities. To request specific accommodations, please call (585) 428-8304 10 days prior to the program.
Sponsored by the Local History & Genealogy Division. Call (585) 428-8370 for more information. There is free parking on Sundays in the Court Street Garage.