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Registration opens:
October 05th, 2022

Family Branch Photo Hanger

Take and Make Craft Kit

2022-10-05 00:00:00 2022-10-05 23:59:00 America/Chicago Family Branch Photo Hanger It's Family History Month! Register for and pick up this personalized craft kit to explore and celebrate your family tree! No prior experience is needed, and all materials will be provided. Santori Library -

Wednesday, October 05
All day

Add to Calendar 2022-10-05 00:00:00 2022-10-05 23:59:00 America/Chicago Family Branch Photo Hanger It's Family History Month! Register for and pick up this personalized craft kit to explore and celebrate your family tree! No prior experience is needed, and all materials will be provided. Santori Library -

It's Family History Month! Register for and pick up this personalized craft kit to explore and celebrate your family tree! No prior experience is needed, and all materials will be provided.

Gather the family together to choose photographs that showcase your history and display them with your made-to-order Family Branch Photo Hanger. The library’s Makerspace will pre-cut a wooden tree branch with our laser cutter and engrave it with your family name (please indicate the name you'd like engraved when you register). For more information on genealogy research, please visit our Genealogy & Local History page or contact us at genealogyhelp@aurorapubliclibrary.org.

Limit 10 registrants. Kit includes:

  • Wooden tree branch with family name carved into it (approx. 24 x 6 in.)
  • 10 feet of hemp cord
  • 10 photo clips

Please note that registration is required and the pick up location is the 2nd floor Reference Desk at the Santori Library: 101 S. River St. Aurora, IL.

  • Registration opens: October 5
  • Registration closes: October 12
  • Ready for pick up: October 26 *Please pick up your kit by November 2

Santori Library

Phone: 630-264-4117
Fax: 630-892-5648
Branch manager
Tom Spicer

Hours
Mon, Oct 03 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Oct 04 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Oct 05 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Oct 06 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Oct 07 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Oct 08 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Oct 09 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

A state-of-the-art center for technology, information, literacy creativity and community. Equipped with a Makerspace, local history and genealogy room, teen space, and study rooms.

Contact Tom

Upcoming events

Wed, Oct 05, 8:00pm - 9:00pm
Zoom or Facebook Live

Sun, Oct 09, 5:00pm - 5:15pm
Por nuestro canal de YouTube

Mon, Oct 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Eola Road Branch - Eola Large Meeting Room

Tue, Oct 11, 10:00am - 10:30am
Eola Road Branch - Eola Children's Program Room

Tue, Oct 11, 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Facebook Live

Wed, Oct 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
Eola Road Branch - Eola Children's Program Room

Wed, Oct 12, 10:00am - 10:30am
West Branch - Meeting Room

Wed, Oct 12, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Eola Road Branch Large Meeting Room and Facebook Live
This event is full

Thu, Oct 13, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
West Branch - West Branch Living Room

Fri, Oct 14, 7:30am - 10:00am
Santori Library - N125/N126 Combo

Sat, Oct 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Virtual via Zoom

Sat, Oct 15, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Eola Road Branch

Sat, Oct 15, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Eola Road Branch

Mon, Oct 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Virtual via Twitch

Tue, Oct 18, 10:00am - 10:30am
Eola Road Branch - Eola Children's Program Room