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History, travel among topics of Cary library programs

Published: Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013 10:58 p.m. CDT • Updated: Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013 11:04 p.m. CDT

CARY – The Cary Area Public Library, 1606 Three Oaks Road, offers upcoming classes for history buffs, travel fans and lovers of holiday decor.

• Genealogy Interest Group: 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. Bring your genealogy, bring questions and bring a laptop and meet with other family history searchers as they share their discoveries and expertise. Registration is required in person, online at or by phone at 847-639-4210.

• Travelogue – Expeditions to the North and South Poles: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 13. Keith Heger is an experienced adventure travel guide and will share his stories and photographs documenting his expeditions to the North Pole and South Pole. Registration is required in person, online at or by phone at 847-639-4210.

• Fresh Floral Thanksgiving Centerpiece: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 26. Peggy Garvin of Garvin Gardens is back to teach how to create a Thanksgiving centerpiece including fresh flowers, leaves, dried wheat and a taper candle. Register in person to pay the supply fee of $17. Attendees also are asked to bring a garden pruner to class.

For information, visit or call 847-639-4210.

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