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1 June 2016 - Cuyahoga West Chapter, OGS - Free family history research help session. Bring pedigree and family group sheet. 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Computer Lab, Westlake Porter Public Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio.
2 June 2016 - Noble County Chapter, OGSAnnual meeting. Unveiling of Ohio Historical Marker. 6:30 p.m. Ball-Caldwell Homestead, 16 East Street, Caldwell, Ohio.
4 June 2016 - Clermont County Chapter, OGS - "Where My Ancestors Walked: A Genealogy Trip to Germany," by Bev Braun Kirchner. 1 p.m. Doris Wood Library, 18 South 3rd Street, Batavia, Ohio.
6 June 2016 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "Bob Hope and Chef Boyardee: From Pun to Pasta," by Debbie Abbott. Potluck. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Rd, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
6 June 2016 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - Field trip. 6 p.m. NO one admitted after 6:15 p.m. (Located behind the Licking County Sheriff's Office and Jail.). Licking County Records and Archives, 39 S Buena Vista, Newark , Ohio.
6 June 2016 - Cuyahoga Valley Chapter, OGS - "Finding Your Italian Ancestors," by Tom Cirincione. 7 p.m. Willow Room, Independence Civic Center, 6363 Selig Drive, Independence, Ohio.
7 June 2016 - Delaware County Chapter, OGS - "Ohio Furniture 101: An Intro to Styles & Cultural Groups, 1788-1888." 7:30 p.m. Delaware County District Library, 874 East Winter Street, Delaware, Ohio.
9 June 2016 - Southern Ohio Genealogical Society, OGS - 1st and 2nd Family Banquet, officer installation, annual meeting. 6 p.m. Highland County Historical Society, 151 East Main, Hillsboro, Ohio.
11 June 2016 - Montgomery County Chapter, OGS - Society Picnic and Lineage Society Inductions. (Details and location to be announced later.). , Dayton, Ohio.
11 June 2016 - Butler County Chapter, OGS - The Library staff will speak on the resources that are available in this facility. Afterwards Library Staff and Genealogists from the Butler County Chapter of OGS will be available to assist in doing research. 10 a.m . Smith Library of Regional History, Lane Library, Oxford, Ohio.
11 June 2016 - Stark County Chapter, OGS - "Inverted Intersection," by Mark Holland. 10 a.m. Stark County District Library, 715 Market Ave North, Canton, Ohio.
13 June 2016 - Lorain County Chapter, OGS - "Guidelines to Finding Polish Records," by Amy Wachs. 7 p.m. North Ridgeville Branch Library, 35700 Bainbridge Road, North Ridgeville, Ohio.
14 June 2016 - Shelby County Chapter, OGS - "Beginners DNA," by Kellie Jo Washer Bergheimer. 7 p.m. Ross Historical Center, 201 North Main Street, Sidney, Ohio.
14 June 2016 - Geauga County Chapter, OGS - Chesterland Historical Society Tanner House Tour and Bicentennial Quilt Talk. 6:30 p.m. 7800 Mayfield Road, Chesterland, Ohio.
15 June 2016 - Cuyahoga West Chapter, OGS - "Helping Young People Make Their Ancestors Come Alive," by Betty Franklin. 6:30 p.m. Porter Room, Westlake Porter Public Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio.
16 June 2016 - Fairfield County Chapter, OGS - Refreshments at 6:30 p.m.; Meeting at 7 p.m. followed by a presentation by: Aaron Donovan, Digital Resources Spec at Columbus Metro Library. Fairfield County Genealogical Library, 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, Ohio.
18 June 2016 - Noble County Chapter, OGSWorkshop with Peggy Lauritzen sponsored by Morgan County and Noble County Chapters OGS. 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Contact Morgan County OGS for registration. Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 128 South 7th Street, Zanesville, Ohio.
18 June 2016 - Morgan County Chapter, OGS - "Genealogy Research Tactics," an all day workshop featuring Peggy Clemens Lauritzen, AG, and Susan Driscoll. Fee is $35 including lunch before 1 May; after that, fee is $40. Registration deadline 11 June. For more info see http://morgancountyogs.org/workshop.htm. Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 128 S 7th Street, Zanesville, Ohio.
18 June 2016 - Huron County Chapter, OGS - Northwest Ohio Genealogy Seminar with Richard Hill, "Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in my DNA," and Dana Palmer, CG, on "Ohio Research." 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. $10 payable at door. Rutherford B Hayes Presidential Library, Spiegel Grove, 1337 Hayes Avenue, Fremont, Ohio.
20 June 2016 - Wyandot County Chapter, OGS - "Military Web Sites," by Dan Bowers. 6:30 p.m. Upper Sandusky Community Library, Upper Sandusky, Ohio.
23 June 2016 - Richland County Chapter, OGS - "An Astronomical Expedition by Canal and Stagecoach:John Quincy Adams Crosses Ohio in 1843," by Tim O'Grady. 7 p.m. OGS Library, 611 State Route 97 West, Bellville, Ohio.
25 June 2016 - Noble County Chapter, OGSMeeting at 11 a.m. Library Annex, Caldwell, Ohio.
25 June 2016 - Morrow County Chapter, OGS - "Morrow County Census Records," by Stan Sipe. 2 p.m. Mt. Gilead Public Library Genealogy Annex, Mt. Gilead, Ohio.
25 June 2016 - Cuyahoga County Lineage Groups - Lineage Application Workshop. 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. See http://tinyURL.com/CCLGhome for details. Fairview Park Branch Library, 21255 Lorain Rd, Fairview Park, Ohio.
2 July 2016 - Clermont County Chapter, OGS - Red White and Blue Surprise! 1 p.m. Doris Wood Library, 18 South 3rd Street, Batavia, Ohio.
7 July 2016 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "The Migration Story: Why Did Your Family Settle Here?" by Tom Neel. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Rd, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
9 July 2016 - Montgomery County Chapter, OGS - "Using Aggregators Such as Feedly to Organize," by Kelli Bergheimer. 1 p.m. Routsong Funeral Home, 2100 East Stroop Road, Kettering, Ohio.
9 July 2016 - Stark County Chapter, OGS - "The Past on Paper," by Tess Kindig. 10 a.m. Stark County District Library, 715 Market Ave North, Canton, Ohio.
11 July 2016 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - "Native American Stories and Gravestone Translation," by Jeanne L. Eppley, Snowflower. 6:30 p.m. Meeting Room A, Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
12 July 2016 - Butler County Chapter, OGS - "Military Records and Ancillary Documents in Genealogical Research," by Margie Smith. 7 p.m. MidPointe Library, West Chester, Ohio.
12 July 2016 - Shelby County Chapter, OGS - "Breaking Through Your Brick Wall," by members of the society. 7 p.m. Ross Historical Center, 201 North Main Street, Sidney, Ohio.
15 July 2016 - Richland County Chapter, OGS - Research Lock-IN, $10 fee with dinner included. RSVP to Chapter President Marleen Applegate at mragenealogy@gmail.com. 6 p.m. to midnight. OGS Library, 611 State Route 97 West, Bellville, Ohio.
16 July 2016 - Summit County Chapter, OGS - Tour the Archival Services of University Libraries of The University of Akron. “Archival Services is part of the Ohio Network of American History Research Centers, which is coordinated by the Ohio History Connection, formerly the Ohio Historical Society... As one of six centers in the State of Ohio, Archival Services maintains a variety of local government records for a nine-county region that includes the following counties: Ashland, Coshocton, Holmes, Portage, Richland, Stark, Summit, Tuscarawas, Wayne. 1 p.m. Polsky Building, Room LL10, 225 South Main Street (entrance on High St.), Akron, Ohio.
17 July 2016 - Allen County Chapter, OGS - First Famlies and Civil War Families Induction. 2 p.m. Allen County Museum, 650 West Market Street, Lima , Ohio.
18 July 2016 - Wyandot County Chapter, OGS - Annual Family Picnic. 6:30 p.m. Stepping Stone Park, Upper Sandusky, Ohio.
20 July 2016 - Cuyahoga West Chapter, OGS - "What Is a Lineage Society? And, How Do I Join One?" 6:30 p.m. Porter Room, Westlake Porter Public Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio.
21 July 2016 - Fairfield County Chapter, OGS - Homecoming Picnic and get-together. Time: 6:30 p.m. Fairfield County Genealogical Library, 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, Ohio.
23 July 2016 - Noble County Chapter, OGSMeeting at Library Annex. 11 a.m. Library Annex, Caldwell, Ohio.
1 August 2016 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "Tweets, Pokes and Blogs--Expanding Your Genealogical Research Through the Use of Social Media," by Margaret Cheney. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Rd, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
1 August 2016 - Butler County Chapter, OGS - BCOGS Volunteers will speak briefly on the resources that are available in this facility. Afterward they will be available to assist in doing research. 10 a.m. Butler County Record Center and Archives, Hamilton, Ohio.
1 August 2016 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - Annual Potluck - Please bring a covered dish or dessert to share; beverages and table service provided. Induction of new members into the Society of Civil War Veterans of Licking County, Ohio. "Interesting Licking County Gravestones and their Symbolism," by Beth Santore. 5:30 p.m. Meeting Room A, Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
8 August 2016 - Lorain County Chapter, OGS - "How to Prepare a Lineage Application," by Margaret Cheney. 7 p.m. North Ridgeville Branch Library, 35700 Bainbridge Road, North Ridgeville, Ohio.
9 August 2016 - Shelby County Chapter, OGS - "Have you Seen Me? Missing Children and Proof of Parentage," by Amy Bowser. 7 p.m. Ross Historical Center, 201 North Main Street, Sidney, Ohio.
13 August 2016 - Montgomery County Chapter, OGS - "Kentucky Online Resources--Maximizing Your Search of the Bluegrass State," by Elaine Kuhn. 1 p.m. Routsong Funeral Home, 2100 East Stroop Road, Kettering, Ohio.
13 August 2016 - Stark County Chapter, OGS - "Source Citations for Genealogists," by Cheryl Abernathy. 10 a.m. Stark County District Library, 715 Market Ave North, Canton, Ohio.
15 August 2016 - Wyandot County Chapter, OGS - "Carey, Ohio, History," by Ted Reinhart. 6:30 p.m. Upper Sandusky Community Library, Upper Sandusky, Ohio.
17 August 2016 - Cuyahoga West Chapter, OGS - Annual Summer Luncheon. For details and to RSVP: cuyahogawest@gmail.com. , Westlake, Ohio.
18 Aug 2016 - Fairfield County Chapter, OGS - Refreshments at 6:30 p.m.; Meeting at 7 p.m. followed by a presentation by Russ Pollitt, Columbus Metro Library. Fairfield County Genealogical Library, 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, Ohio.
25 August 2016 - Southern Ohio Genealogical Society, OGS - "Ghost Walk" in conjunction with the Highland County Historical Society. 6 p.m. Hillsboro Cemeteryy, Hillsboro, Ohio.
27 August 2016 - Noble County Chapter, OGSPotluck Picnic with tour of cemetery. Time and Place to be determined. , Caldwell, Ohio.
27 August 2016 - Morrow County Chapter, OGS - Program to be announced. 2 p.m. Mt. Gilead Public Library Genealogy Annex, Mt. Gilead, Ohio.
1 September 2016 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "Entertainment of the Early 1900s," by Mandy Altimus Pond. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Rd, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
6 September 2016 - Delaware County Chapter, OGS - "Understanding Your DNA Results," by Debra Nowell. 7:30 p.m. Delaware County District Library, 874 East Winter Street, Delaware, Ohio.
7 September 2016 - Cuyahoga West Chapter, OGS - Free family history research help session. Bring pedigree and family group sheet. 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Computer Lab, Westlake Porter Public Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio.
10 September 2016 - Montgomery County Chapter, OGS - "How Land Records Can Open Doors in Your Research," by Jennifer Alford. 1 p.m. Routsong Funeral Home, 2100 East Stroop Road, Kettering, Ohio.
10 September 2016 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - Genealogy Open Forum 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Registration at 9:30 a.m. Meeting Room A, Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark , Ohio.
11 September 2016 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - "Top Ten Books on Irish Genealogy," by Deidre McIntyre. 2 p.m. Meeting Room A, Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
12 September 2016 - Lorain County Chapter, OGS - "Looking for Lizzie," by Debra Lape with Mary Kathleen Tripp. 7 p.m. North Ridgeville Branch Library, 35700 Bainbridge Road, North Ridgeville, Ohio.
13 September 2016 - Shelby County Chapter, OGS - "How Do You take Family Stories and put in a Book," by James E. Ryhal. 7 p.m. Ross Historical Center, 201 North Main Street, Sidney, Ohio.
13 September 2016 - Geauga County Chapter, OGS - "Researching Church Records," by Sunny McClellan Morton. 7 p.m. Chardon Library, 110 East Park Street, Chardon, Ohio.
15 September 2016 - Fairfield County Chapter, OGS - Refreshments at 6:30 p.m.; Meeting at 7 p.m. followed by a program by Deb Deal on WIKI. Fairfield County Genealogical Library, 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, Ohio.
17 September 2016 - Butler County Chapter, OGS - "Beginning German Genealogy," by Bob Rau. 7 p.m. MidPointe Library, West Chester, Ohio.
18 September 2016 - Allen County Chapter, OGS - "Finding Women's Records" by Janice Loveland, PhD and "Revealing FamilySearch Tips" by Karen Jones. Registration 1:30 p.m. and fee requested. 2 p.m. Allen County Museum, 650 West Market Street, Lima, Ohio.
19 September 2016 - Wyandot County Chapter, OGS - Gunny Sgt. Jacob A Cowan USMC will be the speaker. 6:30 p.m. Upper Sandusky Community Library, Upper Sandusky, Ohio.
21 September 2016 - Cuyahoga West Chapter, OGS - "Storage & Preservation of Family Archival Photos, Documents, and Heirlooms: How to Do It Yourself at Home," by Jennifer Nieves. 6:30 p.m. Porter Room, Westlake Porter Public Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio.
24 September 2016 - Noble County Chapter, OGSMeeting at 11 a.m. Library Annex, Caldwell, Ohio.
24 September 2016 - Morrow County Chapter, OGS - "Victoria Woodhull, First Woman to Run for President of the United States, 1872," portrayal by Mary Kate Tripp. 2 p.m. Mt. Gilead Public Library Genealogy Annex, Mt. Gilead, Ohio.
2 October 2016 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - "Using Vital Records Substitutes," by Amy Johnson Crow. 2 p.m. Meeting Room A, Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
3 October 2016 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "When Descendants Become Ancestors," by David Kendall. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Rd, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
5 October 2016 - Cuyahoga West Chapter, OGS - Free family history research help session. Bring pedigree and family group sheet. 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Computer Lab, Westlake Porter Public Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio.
8 October 2016 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - Genealogy Open Forum 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Registration at 9:30 a.m. Meeting Room A, Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
10 October - Lorain County Chapter, OGS - "When Descendants Become Ancestors," by David Kendall. 7 p.m. North Ridgeville Branch Library, 35700 Bainbridge Road, North Ridgeville, Ohio.
11 October 2016 - Shelby County Chapter, OGS - "Old Family Photos tell Us a Lot:: Let's Take a Look," by Cynthia Freed. 7 p.m. Ross Historical Center, 201 North Main Street, Sidney, Ohio.
11 October 2016 - Geauga County Chapter, OGS - "Penmanship--Back in the Day," by Cheryl McClellan. 7 p.m. Chardon Library, 110 East Park Street, Chardon, Ohio.
15 October 2016 - Montgomery County Chapter, OGS - Annual Genealogy Seminar featuring nationally known speaker Amy Johnson Crow (see the flyer at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohmontgs/savethedate2016.pdf) 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fairview United Methodist Church, 828 West Fairview Avenue, Dayton, Ohio.
15 October 2016 - Summit County Chapter, OGS - "Serendipity in Genealogy," by Margaret Cheney. 1:30 p.m. Akron-Summit County Public Library, 60 S High St, Akron, Ohio.
16 October 2016 - Allen County Chapter, OGS - "What Else Is in the Newspaper?" by Jenniford Alford. 2 p.m. Allen County Museum, 650 West Market Street, Lima, Ohio.
17 October 2016 - Wyandot County Chapter, OGS - Annual Pioneer Dinner. Speaker will be Pres. U. S. Grant. Place TBA. 6:30 p.m. , Upper Sandusky, Ohio.
19 October 2016 - Cuyahoga West Chapter, OGS - Program TBA. 6:30 p.m. Porter Room, Westlake Porter Public Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio.
20 October 2016 - Fairfield County Chapter, OGS - Refreshments at 6:30 p.m.; Meeting at 7 p.m. followed by the program, "Treasures in the Attic" by Mike LeMay and George Barnes. Fairfield County Genealogical Library, 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, Ohio.
21 October 2016 - Summit County Chapter, OGS - The Akron-Summit Public Library will hold a late night for Special Collections on October 21, 2016 at the main branch. Late night starts at 6:30 PM. Assistance in researching will be available. Snacks will be provided and there will be a drawing. Akron-Summit County Public Library, 60 S High St, Akron, Ohio.
22 October 2016 - Butler County Chapter, OGS - The Historical Societies staff will speak on the resources that are available in this facility. Afterwards the Staff and Genealogists from the Butler County Chapter of OGS will be available to assist in doing research. 10 a.m. BCHS Museum Reference Library at Butler County Historical Society, Hamilton, Ohio.
22 October 2016 - Noble County Chapter, OGSMeeting at 11 a.m. Library Annex, Caldwell, Ohio.
22 October 2016 - Morrow County Chapter, OGS - "Turn of the Century Scots Irish Historical Folk Songs," by Brad Williams. 2 p.m. Mt. Gilead Public Library Genealogy Annex, Mt. Gilead, Ohio.
2 November 2016 - Cuyahoga West Chapter, OGS - Free family history research help session. Bring pedigree and family group sheet. 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Computer Lab, Westlake Porter Public Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio.
2 November 2016 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - "Tracing Family History in Ohio" by Tom Neel. 2 p.m. Meeting Room A, Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
3 November 2016 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "The Firelands of Ohio: History and Records," by Henry Timman. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Rd, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
8 November 2016 - Shelby County Chapter, OGS - "Day of the Dead," by Raymond Crump. 7 p.m. Shelby County Historical Society Annex, 115 North Street, Sidney, Ohio.
8 November 2016 - Geauga County Chapter, OGS - Program TBA. 7 p.m. Chardon Library, 110 East Park Street, Chardon, Ohio.
12 November 2016 - Montgomery County Chapter, OGS - "Understanding Boundary Changes in Genealogy Research," by Dana Palmer. 1 p.m. Routsong Funeral Home, 2100 East Stroop Road, Kettering, Ohio.
12 November 2016 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - Genealogy Open Forum 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Registration 9:30 a.m. Meeting Room A, Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
14 November 2016 - Lorain County Chapter, OGS - "Locating Your Ancestors' Naturalization Records and Learning about the Secrets They Hold," by Ken Bravo. 7 p.m. North Ridgeville Branch Library, 35700 Bainbridge Road, North Ridgeville, Ohio.
15 November 2016 - Butler County Chapter, OGS - Join us as Pam White and Nancy Porter present another “Butler County Roadshow”. The deadline for Submissions is April 30. 7 p.m. MidPointe Library, West Chester, Ohio.
16 November 2016 - Cuyahoga West Chapter, OGS - Program TBA. 6:30 p.m. Porter Room, Westlake Porter Public Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio.
17 November 2016 - Fairfield County Chapter, OGS - Refreshments at 6:30 p.m.; Meeting at 7 p.m. followed by a presentation by Carolyn Tilley. Fairfield County Genealogical Library, 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, Ohio.
19 November 2016 - Noble County Chapter, OGSHoliday Party - Bring a dessert and a Christmas Decoration. Officers to furnish drinks, cups, napkins, small places. The genealogy group will decorate the annex for the Christmas season. Bring a decoration; many hands make light work. 11 a.m. Library Annex, Caldwell, Ohio.
19 November 2016 - Morrow County Chapter, OGS - Bring your favorite Genealogical Treasure to Share. 2 p.m. Mt. Gilead Public Library Genealogy Annex, Mt. Gilead, Ohio.
21 November 2016 - Wyandot County Chapter, OGS - Sandy Micheli from Wyandot County Recorders Office will speak. 6:30 p.m. Upper Sandusky Community Library, Upper Sandusky, Ohio.
4 December 2016 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - Christmas Party - light refreshments will be provided. 2 p.m. Meeting Room A, Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
5 December 2016 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "'Not Online' Doesn't Mean Out of Reach," by Chris Staats. Holiday Celebration. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Rd, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
10 December 2016 - Montgomery County Chapter, OGS - Holiday Party and Genealogy Show and Tell. 1 p.m. Routsong Funeral Home, 2100 East Stroop Road, Kettering, Ohio.
14 December 2016 - Cuyahoga West Chapter, OGS - Annual Christmas Holiday Luncheon. Place TBA. 1 p.m. , Westlake, Ohio.
15 December 2016 - Fairfield County Chapter, OGS - Holiday Party at Griley House and Museum, Baltimore. Call 740-653-2573 for location information. Presentation of new Fairfield County Pioneers and Settlers. Bring a covered dish and a gift for the "white elephant" exchange. 6:30 p.m. Griley House and Museum, Baltimore, Ohio.