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Library Event: “Understanding the Opioid Epidemic”

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Learn the latest information about stress, infectious diseases and the opioid epidemic during a month-long documentary series at the Daytona Beach Regional Library, 105 E. Magnolia Ave.

 

  • “Understanding the Opioid Epidemic”: 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31. This film traces the causes behind the unprecedented growth in the use of prescription opioids and the devastating impact these drugs are having in virtually every part of America. 60 minutes.

 

Registration is not required for this free program, which is part of Health Happens in Libraries Month. For more information, call 386-257-6036, option 4.

 
The library is open from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Library Event: “Disease Warriors”

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Learn the latest information about stress, infectious diseases and the opioid epidemic during a month-long documentary series at the Daytona Beach Regional Library, 105 E. Magnolia Ave.

 

  • “Disease Warriors”: 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24. Before there was an understanding of infectious diseases, few weapons were available to fight it. This documentary chronicles the groundbreaking work of early researchers, such as Louis Pasteur, who unmasked germs as the source of illness. 56 minutes.

 

Registration is not required for this free program, which is part of Health Happens in Libraries Month. For more information, call 386-257-6036, option 4.

 
The library is open from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Library Event: “How Safe Are We?”

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Learn the latest information about stress, infectious diseases and the opioid epidemic during a month-long documentary series at the Daytona Beach Regional Library, 105 E. Magnolia Ave.

 

  • “How Safe Are We?”: 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17. During the past century, life expectancy more than doubled in developed countries. However, in the past few decades, 30 new infectious diseases have emerged.  56 minutes. 

 

Registration is not required for this free program, which is part of Health Happens in Libraries Month. For more information, call 386-257-6036, option 4.

 
The library is open from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Library Event: Find Free Genealogy Websites

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Are you ready to explore your roots? Get started at the Daytona Beach Regional Library, which will offer a six-week genealogy series that focuses primarily on the Volusia County Public Library system’s free resources. Library card holders can access the databases without charge at all 14 branches.

Find free genealogy websites: 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15.

The series winds up with a discussion of websites that can be searched from any computer.

Want more genealogy? The Volusia County Genealogy Society meets at 6 p.m. the third Thursday of each month.

The library is open seven days a week at 105 E. Magnolia Ave., Daytona Beach. Hours are 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Library Event: “Deadly Messengers”

Watch health documentaries at DB library

 

Learn the latest information about stress, infectious diseases and the opioid epidemic during a month-long documentary series at the Daytona Beach Regional Library, 105 E. Magnolia Ave.

 

  • “Deadly Messengers”: 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10. Since the bubonic plague killed millions in the Middle Ages, vector-borne diseases – those that rely on insects and animals to spread infection – have posed a serious threat to public health. 56 minutes.

 

Registration is not required for this free program, which is part of Health Happens in Libraries Month. For more information, call 386-257-6036, option 4.

 
The library is open from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Library Event: Dive Into the Fold

Climb Your Family Tree at the DB Regional Library

Are you ready to explore your roots? Get started at the Daytona Beach Regional Library, which will offer a six-week genealogy series that focuses primarily on the Volusia County Public Library system’s free resources. Library card holders can access the databases without charge at all 14 branches.

Dive into Fold 3: 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8.

This collection of original historical documents and personal histories offers access to U.S. military records and several special collections, including the African American Archives, American Revolution Archives, Holocaust Archives, Native American Archives, U.S. Bureau of Investigation Case File Archives, and World War II Archives.

Want more genealogy? The Volusia County Genealogy Society meets at 6 p.m. the third Thursday of each month.

The library is open seven days a week at 105 E. Magnolia Ave., Daytona Beach. Hours are 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Library Event: “Worried Sick”

Watch health documentaries at DB library

 

Learn the latest information about stress, infectious diseases and the opioid epidemic during a month-long documentary series at the Daytona Beach Regional Library, 105 E. Magnolia Ave.

 

  • “Worried Sick”: 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3. Stress is the curse of modern living – but is it actually so new? Whether it’s the panic that sets in before public speaking or the butterflies brought on by sitting in a dentist’s chair, everyone has experienced the age-old flight-or-fight response that once helped humankind evade predators. 60 minutes.

 

Registration is not required for this free program, which is part of Health Happens in Libraries Month. For more information, call 386-257-6036, option 4.

 
The library is open from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Library Event: Search America’s Historical Newspapers

Climb Your Family Tree at the DB Regional Library

Are you ready to explore your roots? Get started at the Daytona Beach Regional Library, which will offer a six-week genealogy series that focuses primarily on the Volusia County Public Library system’s free resources. Library card holders can access the databases without charge at all 14 branches.

Search America’s Historical Newspapers: 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1.

This database allows users to explore America’s past. The Volusia County Public Library offers access to Early American Newspapers, Series 1, 1690-1876; Series 2, 1758-1900; and Series 3, 1829-1922.

Want more genealogy? The Volusia County Genealogy Society meets at 6 p.m. the third Thursday of each month.

The library is open seven days a week at 105 E. Magnolia Ave., Daytona Beach. Hours are 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Library Event: Explore Heritage Quest

Climb Your Family Tree at the DB Regional Library

Are you ready to explore your roots? Get started at the Daytona Beach Regional Library, which will offer a six-week genealogy series that focuses primarily on the Volusia County Public Library system’s free resources. Library card holders can access the databases without charge at all 14 branches.

 

Explore Heritage Quest: 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24.

This collection includes U.S. census information; family genealogies; city directories; land, probate, birth, marriage and death records; pension files and more.

 

Want more genealogy? The Volusia County Genealogy Society meets at 6 p.m. the third Thursday of each month.

The library is open seven days a week at 105 E. Magnolia Ave., Daytona Beach. Hours are 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Library Event: Introduction to Ancestry

Climb Your Family Tree at the DB Regional Library

Are you ready to explore your roots? Get started at the Daytona Beach Regional Library, which will offer a six-week genealogy series that focuses primarily on the Volusia County Public Library system’s free resources. Library card holders can access the databases without charge at all 14 branches.

Introduction to Ancestry: 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17.

Learn how to use Ancestry.com, which includes U.S. census, military, court, land, probate and church records.

Want more genealogy? The Volusia County Genealogy Society meets at 6 p.m. the third Thursday of each month.

The library is open seven days a week at 105 E. Magnolia Ave., Daytona Beach. Hours are 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.