By: Staff Reports | Gwinnett Citizen
By: Staff Reports | Gwinnett Citizen

HOW TO DIGITIZE AND PRESERVE YOUR PHOTOS
Saturday, November 3 at 2:00 pm
Lawrenceville Branch
1001 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville 30046

Billions of family photos gather dust in closets and attics. What do we do with all these old photos? The answer is to digitize them! Digitize family photos to organize and preserve memories for future generations. Whether you are making a memory quilt or starting a scrapbook, scanning your photos is a great first step. Learn how to organize photos, the types of scanners available at the library, digital storage options, and the best file formats for different projects.

A TRIBUTE TO GWINNETTIANS LOST IN WORLD WAR I
In partnership with OneStop Centerville, GA WWI Centennial Commission, and Gwinnett Historical Society 
Thursday, November 8 at 7:00 pm
OneStop Centerville
3025 Bethany Church Road, Snellville 30039

Visit the Centerville branch to view WWI military uniforms and an extensive display of WWI photographs of Gwinnett. Then join historian Gene Ramsay in the Centerville Community Center for a discussion about the impact of WWI on Gwinnett County and the thirty Gwinnett sons who made the ultimate sacrifice.

VETERANS ROUNDTABLE
In partnership with Goodwill Industries of North Georgia
Meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month
Wednesday, November 14, drop in between 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Buford Branch
2100 Buford Highway, Buford 30518

Meet with experts on Veterans resources. Discuss your needs and get real help on filing VA claims, medical care, housing, and job resources. Newly discharged and senior retirees welcome! For more information, please email cwalker@ging.org.

A HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR’S STORY - MANUELA MENDELS BORNSTEIN
In partnership with the Georgia Commission on the Holocaust
Sunday, November 18 at 3:00 pm
Peachtree Corners City Hall Ballroom
310 Technology Parkway NW, Peachtree Corners 30092

Mrs. Bornstein will share her story of surviving the Holocaust. Recommended for grades 5 and up. Free and open to the public.

Published: 2018-10-20 08:26