Stop in to hear about research on historical cemeteries and finding your ancestors as well as reversing chronic ailments and achieving optimal health at Lone Star College-CyFair’s free March workshops.
The Learning, Inspiration, Friendship and Enrichment (L.I.F.E.) programs are held Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the library (LRNC room 131 unless otherwise noted) at 9191 Barker Cypress.
- March 7 — Uphill History – UNESCO, Freedmen’s Town, and the Olivewood Cemetery
LSC-CyFair students are conducting research in Olivewood Cemetery and Freedmen’s Town (former slaves) for inclusion on the UNESCO World Heritage Site listing which includes only 23 historic sites across the United States. Their professor, Dr. David Bruner, reports on all the exciting progress of this innovative research.
- March 14 — No Workshop Held - Spring Break
- March 21 — Genealogy Research: Immigration Records
Mick Stafford demystifies the often complex online immigration resources and how these records can help you find your roots from passenger manifests to border crossings.
- March 28 — Your Magnificent Microbiome
Ellie Wilson of Gramen Farm has a passion for the healing power of the gut. Learn how to reverse chronic ailments and achieve optimal health as she takes us on a road less traveled from fermented foods to fasting. Try some homemade kimchi.