The Genealogy and Local History Department of the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library is moving to a new location effective August 10, 2009. The library is undergoing a remodeling project at their 220 N. Union St. location, so the Genealogy and Local History Department's temporary location (through 2010) will be: 4053 S. Webster St., Kokomo IN 46902; phone (765) 450-5885. The department's new hours will be: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 10 am to 5 pm; Thursday 10 am to 8 pm, and Saturday 10 am to 3 pm.
The temporary location will not be open to the public until August 24. However, they will hold a special open house on Saturday, August 22 from 10 am to 2 pm to introduce the public to the new space.