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It's National Preservation Week
Join us for informative programs at the Dundee Library

The Fox River Valley Libraries and the Dundee Township Historical Society are pleased to present free, informative programs in conjunction with National Preservation Week, April 26-May 2. 

Click on the links below to register for these free programs. All attendees will receive a free guidebook filled with tips on preservation.

Please click on the links below for program descriptions or to register:

Create a Family History Scrapbook Page
Wed., April 29, 9:30 a.m.
Gather some family photos, a pair of scissors, and some adhesive/tape and make a scrapbook page featuring your own history.

Digital Photo Restoration
Thurs., April 30, 9:15 to 9:45 a.m.
Photo restoration expert Larry Pepper will do a demonstration on restoring old photos. Learn to improve faded or dark images, cracks, tears, holes and missing pieces.

Archival Storage of Photographs and Documents
Thurs., April 30, 10 to 10:30 a.m.
Larry Pepper will continue to share his expertise with helpful strategies and products that protect photos and documents from damage.  

Thurs., April 30, 11 a.m. to Noon
Kane County Historic Preservation Commission Planner Julia Thavong will present current county landmarks, the process of designating an official landmark, and the protections that come along with it.

Does Your Home Have a History?
Sat., May 2, 2 p.m.
Jack Wendt from the Dundee Township Historical Society will share how to research your house, including how to have a DTHS plaque awarded.

Preserving Family History – How Good An Ancestor Will You Be?
Sat., May 2, 3 p.m.
Experienced D.A.R. researchers will show you the beginning steps of researching your roots using digital and printed resources.

Storytimes are on! Join in any time!
Dundee Library & Randall Oaks Library

We've got something for everyone from babies to the entire family. Both the Dundee Library and the Randall Oaks Library are ready to have fun and get reading for reading. Click here to see all of the storytimes as well as the special programs happening this spring.

Teaching Technology
All classes are free.

Computer ClassClick here for class descriptions or to register. Registration is required to attend technology classes.
¡Nuevo! Clases Enseñadas en Español.


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