What Will You Do With Your Genealogy Stuff?


When the times comes you are no longer actively doing genealogy research, what will become of your files, both paper and online documents? What about your photos, memorabilia and online documents? Story County Genealogical Society members will offer ideas and suggestions for safeguarding your legacy, research and digital presence, including social media.


The Story County Genealogical Society program, “What Will You Do With Your Genealogy Stuff?”, is Monday, Oct. 9, 6:30 p.m. at the Ames Public Library, 515 Douglas Ave., and is free and open to the public. The Story County Genealogical Society website is www.storygenes.com.


Meeting of Historical Society


The annual meeting for the Nevada Community Historical Society membership is Oct. 8, 3 p.m., at Briggs Terrace at Evergreen Lane, 1204 H Ave. Members and others who are interested in the Historical Society are encouraged to come.


Help Write Letters


Amnesty International will meet Saturday, Oct. 14, 1:30-3:30 p.m., in the Dale Ross Board Room, Ames Public Library. We will discuss human rights issues and write letters on behalf of individuals whose human rights have been violated. The work is appropriate for high school age and older, but younger children are welcome in the meeting room. Bring a laptop or write letters by hand. Writing supplies, a printer and refreshments are provided. There are no dues. Contact info: 515-290-5827, msand@isunet.net.