Genealogy lock-in scheduled Nov. 5

R-H Staff

EATON — The Preble County Room will host its semi-annual genealogy lock-in, the Night Owl Prowl, on Saturday, Nov. 5 from 5-10 p.m.

Preble County Room staff and volunteers will be available at the Night Owl Prowl to assist in your family history research. Computers will be provided, or you may bring your laptop for research. The event includes access to the thousands of physical records in the Preble County room, thousands of digitized records in the Preble County Room database, and many records on microfilm.

The library version of will also be available on any of the library computers, which includes access to over 30,000 record collections and over 11 billion records from 1500 through the 2000s.

The Preble County Room is located at 450 S. Barron St. in Eaton. There is no cost for the event. Guests are encouraged to bring a snack to share.

For information on other events at the Preble County District Library, visit the website at or on Facebook at

R-H Staff