Use Code BALT69 for a $69 Ticket to One Day University on July 9

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Sunday, June 9

Talking genealogy Wanda Franklin, director of the Columbia Family History Center and mother of three adopted children, will host a presentation on "Searching for Birth Parents: Some Experiences and Resources" at 3 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 4100 Saint Johns Lane in Ellicott City. She will talk about search techniques, reactions of relatives who were discovered and how finding birth relatives has affected the lives of her children. Free. Information: 410-796-3022.

Gala The Jewish Federation of Howard County holds its annual fundraising gala, "Federation Live," at 6 p.m. at Ten Oaks Ballroom,...