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18 May 2014 - Allen County Chapter, OGS - Walking Tour of Old Ward Cemetery. Members participation. 2 p.m. Allen County Museum, 620 West Market Street, Lima, Ohio.
22 June 2014 - Allen County Chapter, OGS - "Remembering Dad." Members participation. 2 p.m. Allen County Museum, 620 West Market Street, Lima, Ohio.
20 July 2014 - Allen County Chapter, OGS - "First Families of Allen County Day." 2 p.m. Allen County Museum, 620 West Market Street, Lima, Ohio.
21 September 2014 - Allen County Chapter, OGS - "Civil War Genealogy," by Cindy Freed. 2 p.m. Allen County Museum, 620 West Market Street, Lima, Ohio.
19 October 2014 - Allen County Chapter, OGS - "What Do Headstones Reveal? Headstone Art and Changing American Attitudes about Death, 17th-21st Centuries," by Dr. David Adams. 2 p.m. Allen County Museum, 620 West Market Street, Lima, Ohio.
20 May 2014 - Ashland County Chapter, OGS - "Cemeteries Near and Far," by Missy Derrenberger. 6:30 p.m. Ashland Public Library, 224 Claremont Avenue, Ashland, Ohio.
17 June 2014 - Ashland County Chapter, OGS - "Copus Hill, A Tragedy in Ohio History," by Debbie Carder Mayes. 6:30 p.m. Ashland Public Library, 224 Claremont Avenue, Ashland, Ohio.
15 July 2014 - Ashland County Chapter, OGS - Chapter Picnic. Bring your table service and a covered dish to share. 5 p.m. Brookside West, Crner Route 969 & Baney Road, Ashland, Ohio.
19 August 2014 - Ashland County Chapter, OGS - "The Battle of Lake Erie, the Turning Point of the War of 1812," by Craig S. Whitmore. 6:30 p.m. Ashland Public Library, 224 Claremont Avenue, Ashland, Ohio.
16 September 2014 - Ashland County Chapter, OGS - “Pictorial Journey of the Ashland Floods of 1913 & 1969” by Cloyd McNaul. 6:30 p.m. Ashland Public Library, 224 Claremont Avenue, Ashland, Ohio.
21 October 2014 - Ashland County Chapter, OGS - "Remembering the Holocaust Through a Photo Chronology," by Aimee Young. 6:30 p.m. Ashland Public Library, 224 Claremont Avenue, Ashland, Ohio.
11 November 2014 - Ashland County Chapter, OGS - Lineage Society Banquet. Speaker - Roger Moore. By reservation only 6:30 p.m. Christ United Methodist Church, 1140 Claremont Avenue, Ashland, Ohio.
16 September 2014 - Ashland County Chapter, OGS - "Storms of the Century, 1913-1969," by Cloyd McNaull. 6:30 p.m. Ashland Public Library, 224 Claremont Avenue, Ashland, Ohio.
3 May 2014 - Clermont County Chapter, OGS - "Brick Walls: How We Overcame Our Most Difficult Genealogy Challenges." 1 p.m. Doris Wood Library, 180 South 3rd Street, Batavia, Ohio.
7 June 2014 - Clermont County Chapter, OGS - "Genealogy and Local History Books Online." 1 p.m. Doris Wood Library, 180 South 3rd Street, Batavia, OhIo.
5 July 2014 - Clermont County Chapter, OGS - "Completing Your Lineage society Application and Paperwork." Still trying to get your application ready before the deadline? Bring your paperwork and our members will help your organize your application and give you advice on how to make your application stronger. 1 p.m. Doris Wood Library, 180 South 3rd Street, Batavia, Ohio.
21 May 2014 - Cuyahoga West Chapter, OGs - "Finding Your Italian Roots," by Tom Cirincione. 6:30 p.m. Westlake Porter Public Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio.
18 June 2014 - Cuyahoga West Chapter, OGs - "Native American Research in Ohio," by Tom Neel. 6:30 p.m. Westlake Porter Public Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio.
16 July 2014 - Cuyahoga West Chapter, OGs - "Researching Your Pre-1850 Ancestors," by Margaret Cheney. 6:30 p.m. Westlake Porter Public Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio.
5 May 2014 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "Google Search Strategies for Common Surnames," live Skype presentation with Lisa Louise Cooke. 6:30 p.m. Euclid Public Library, 631 E 222 Street, Euclid , Ohio.
2 June 2014 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "The Doctor's Bag, Home Remedies and Folklore," by Summit County Historical Society. Potluck. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Road, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
7 July 2014 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "What Happens to My Stuff When I Die? Your Genealogical Estate," by Carla Cegielski. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Road, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
4 August 2014 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "WPA Records: A Genealogical Gold Mine," by Marge Waterfield. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Road, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
4 September 2014 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "Care and Handling of Heirloom Textiles," by Jane Hammond. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Road, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
6 October 2014 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "Gizmos, Gadgets and Doodads: Fun Items from the Past," by Larry Fischer. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Road, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
6 November 2014 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "Breaking Through Your Brick Walls," by Roger Marble. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Road, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
1 December 2014 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "Cleveland Pioneer Rebecca Carter" portayed by Linda Wilson of Women in History. Holiday Celebration. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Road, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
1 December 2014 - East Cuyahoga Chapter, OGS - "Cleveland Pioneer Rebecca Carter" portayed by Linda Wilson of Women in History. Holiday Celebration. 7 p.m. Ross DeJohn Community Center, 6306 Marsol Road, Mayfield Heights, Ohio.
19 June 2014 - Fairfield County Chapter, OGS - Program tba. 6:30 p.m. Fairfield County Genealogical Library, 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, Ohio.
17 July 2014 - Fairfield County Chapter, OGS - Homecoming Picnic and Get-Together. 6:30 p.m. Place TBD. Call 740-653-2573 for location. , Lancaster, Ohio.
21 August 2014 - Fairfield County Chapter, OGS - "Thomas Wilson," by Chris Hart. 6:30 p.m. Fairfield County Genealogical Library, 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, Ohio.
18 September 2014 - Fairfield County Chapter, OGS - Program by Deb Deal. 6:30 p.m. Fairfield County Genealogical Library, 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, Ohio.
16 October 2014 - Fairfield County Chapter, OGS - "Treasures in the Attic," by Mike LeMay and George Barnes. 6:30 p.m. Fairfield County Genealogical Library, 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, Ohio.
20 November 2014 - Fairfield County Chapter, OGS - Program tba. 6:30 p.m. Fairfield County Genealogical Library, 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, Ohio.
18 December 2014 - Fairfield County Chapter, OGS - Holiday Party and presentation of new Fairfield County Pioneers. Bring a covered dish and gift for the white elephant exchange. Call 740-653-2573 for info and location. 6:30 p.m. , Lancaster, Ohio.
13 May 2014 - Geauga County Chapter, OS - "Heroes on Horseback - The Pony Express," by Karen Beck. 7 p.m. Chardon Library, 110 East Park Street, Chardon, Ohio.
19 May 2014 - Greater Cleveland Chapter, OGS - "Researching Your Pre-1850 Ancestors," with Margaret Cheney. 6:30 p.m. Fairview Park Branch Library, 21255 Lorain Road, Fairview Park, Ohio.
16 June 2014 - Greater Cleveland Chapter, OGS - "Lineage Groups," by Jean Hoffman. 6:30 p.m. Fairview Park Branch Library, 21255 Lorain Road, Fairview Park, Ohio.
15 September 2014 - Greater Cleveland Chapter, OGS - "Riverside Cemetery," by Bill Halley and Greg Kapcar. 6:30 p.m. Fairview Park Branch Library, 21255 Lorain Road, Fairview Park, Ohio.
20 October 2014 - Greater Cleveland Chapter, OGS - "Beyond the Docket Books: Digging for Gold In Probate Packets," by Chris Staats. 6:30 p.m. Fairview Park Branch Library, 21255 Lorain Road, Fairview Park, Ohio.
17 November 2014 - Greater Cleveland Chapter, OGS - "Four Soldiers' Civil War Stories," by Deb Root Shell. 6:30 p.m. Fairview Park Branch Library, 21255 Lorain Road, Fairview Park, Ohio.
17 May 2014 - Hudson Genealogical Study Group, OGS - "Intro to Genealogy for Laurel Lake," by Linda Brodine. 10 a.m. Hudson Library, Hudson, Ohio.
7 June 2014 - Hudson Genealogical Study Group, OGS - Annual Meeting: Russian Connection Who Do Your Think You Are? 10 a.m. Hudson Library, Hudson, Ohio.
29 May 2014 - Lake County Chapter, OGS - "Your Ancestors--Believe It or Not! Ripping Good Tales that Border on Truth," by Amy Kennely. 10 a.m. Morley Library, 184 Phelps St, Painesville, Ohio.
26 June 2014 - Lake County Chapter, OGS - "Interesting Websites for Genealogical Research," by Douglas Cooley. 10 a.m. Morley Library, 184 Phelps St, Painesville, Ohio.
31 July 2014 - Lake County Chapter, OGS - "Where does It Say That? Learning to Love Indirect Evidence," by Chris Staats. Pioneer Family Picnic event. 6 p.m. Place to be determined. Morley Library, 184 Phelps St, Painesville, Ohio.
5 May 2014 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - Individual research of land records. 6 p.m. Licking County Recorder's Office, 20 South Second Street, Newark, Ohio.
2 June 2014 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - "Finding Your Female Ancestors," by Eydie Keim. 6:30 p.m. Newark Library Room A, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
7 July 2014 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - "Using Military Records," by Tom Neel. 6:30 p.m. Newark Library Room A, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
4 August 2014 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - Annual Potluck and induction of new members into the Society of Civil War Families of Licking County – Program “Lemonade Lucy wife of U.S. President and Civil War General R. B. Hayes” presented by Alice M. Hoover. 5:30 p.m. Newark Library Room A, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
7 September 2014 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - "DNA - Family Tree DNA Testing Company," by Debra Dunbar Nowell. 2 p.m. Newark Library Room A, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
13 September 2014 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - Genealogy Classes Sessions I at 9:45 and Session II at 11:15 a.m. Newark Library Room A, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
5 October 2014 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - "How to Organize your Data and Photos into an Attractive and Readable Book," by Heather McCray. 2 p.m. Newark Library Room A, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
11 October 2014 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - Genealogy Classes Session II at 9;45 and Session IV at 11:15 a.m. Newark Library Room A, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
8 November 2014 - Licking County Chapter, OGS - Genealogy Classes Session V at 9;45 and Session VI at 11:15 a.m. Newark Library Room A, 101 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio.
12 May 2014 - Lorain County Chapter, OGS - "A Presidential Library with a Genealogical Slant: Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center," by Becky Hill. 7 p.m. North Ridgeville Branch Library, 35700 Bainbridge Road, North Ridgeville, Ohio.
9 June 2014 - Lorain County Chapter, OGS - "Genealogical Research in Kentucky," by Tom Neel. 7 p.m. North Ridgeville Branch Library, 35700 Bainbridge Road, North Ridgeville, Ohio.
11 August 2014 - Lorain County Chapter, OGS - "Beyond the Docket Books: Digging for Gold in Probate Packets," by Chris Staats. 7 p.m. North Ridgeville Branch Library, 35700 Bainbridge Road, North Ridgeville, Ohio.
8 September 2014 - Lorain County Chapter, OGS - "Newspaper Research," by Debbie Abbott. 7 p.m. North Ridgeville Branch Library, 35700 Bainbridge Road, North Ridgeville, Ohio.
13 October 2014 - Lorain County Chapter, OGS - "Why Didn't They Use a Typewriter or How to Read Old, Difficult Handwriting," by Betty Franklin. 7 p.m. North Ridgeville Branch Library, 35700 Bainbridge Road, North Ridgeville, Ohio.
25 April 2014 - Medina County Chapter, OGS - "Genealogy on Mobile Devices - Advantages and Disadvantages," by Roger Marble. Spring Genealogy Lock-In 6:30 - 10:30 p.m. Registration required - call 330-722-4257. Medina County District Library, 210 South Broadway, Medina, Ohio.
10 May 2014 - Medina County Chapter, OGS - "Pre-1850 Tic-Marks--What Can They Tell Me?" by Peggy Clemens Lauritzen, AG. 2 p.m. Medina County District Library, 210 South Broadway, Medina, Ohio.
12 July 2014 - Medina County Chapter, OGS - "Newspaper Research," by Debbie Abbott. 2 p.m. Medina County District Library, 210 South Broadway, Medina, Ohio.
9 August 2014 - Medina County Chapter, OGS - "German Research is like Strudel: It Unfolds One Layer at a Time," by Betty Franklin. 2 p.m. Medina County District Library, 210 South Broadway, Medina, Ohio.
13 September 2014 - Medina County Chapter, OGS - "Unlocking German Script," by Betty Franklin. 2 p.m. Medina County District Library, 210 South Broadway, Medina, Ohio.
12 October 2014 - Medina County Chapter, OGS - "Unlocking the Keystone State: Key Resources and Repositories for Pennsylvania Research," by Chris Staats. 2 p.m. Medina County District Library, 210 South Broadway, Medina, Ohio.
10 May 2014 - Montgomery County Chapter, OGS - "History of the Dayton Soldiers' Home," by Mark Conrad, MSgt, USAF (Ret). 1 p.m. Dayton Metro Library Auditorium, 215 East Third Street, Dayton, Ohio.
14 June 2014 - Montgomery County Chapter, OGS - Montgomery County Chapter OGS 40th Anniversary Celebration (location and details to be announced.). , Dayton, Ohio.
12 July 2014 - Montgomery County Chapter, OGS - "Genealogy 101 - Learn the Right Way the First Time," by Amie Tennant. 1 p.m. Dayton Metro Library Auditorium, 215 East Third Street, Dayton, Ohio.
9 August 2014 - Montgomery County Chapter, OGS - "Unearthing Your Roots with Ohio's Newspapers on Chronicling America," by Jeni Salamon and Kevin Latta. 1 p.m. Dayton Metro Library Auditorium, 215 East Third Street, Dayton, Ohio.
13 September 2014 - Montgomery County Chapter, OGS - "Disaster Preparedness for Genealogists," by William Priest. 1 p.m. Dayton Metro Library Auditorium, 215 East Third Street, Dayton, Ohio.
18 October 2014 - Montgomery County Chapter, OGS - Montgomery County Chapter OGS Annual Fall Seminar with Dr. Mike Lacopo. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Registration Required. Sinclair Community College, Dayton, Ohio.
13 December 2014 - Montgomery County Chapter, OGS - "Montgomery County Chapter OGS Annual Holiday Party, Show and Tell, and Installation of 2015 Officers." 1 p.m. Dayton Metro Library Auditorium, 215 East Third Street, Dayton, Ohio.
20 May 2014 - Morgan County Chapter, OGS - Program tba. 6 p.m. Love Simpson Library, 358 E Main Street, McConnelsville, Ohio.
21 June 2014 - Morgan County Chapter, OGS - Genealogy Research Logic Workshop 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration required. Info at http://www.morgancountyogs.org/. Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 128 South Seventh Street, Zanesville, Ohio.
19 August 2014 - Morgan County Chapter, OGS - Program tba. 6 p.m. Love Simpson Library, 358 E Main Street, McConnelsville, Ohio.
18 November 2014 - Morgan County Chapter, OGS - Program tba. 6 p.m. Love Simpson Library, 358 E Main Street, McConnelsville, Ohio.
26 April 2014 - Morrow County Chapter, OGS - First Families Luncheon. "Civil War Families," by Vinton Morgan. 12 noon. Place tba. , Mt. Gilead, Ohio.
24 May 2014 - Morrow County Chapter, OGS - "World War II," by Rick Jones. 2 p.m. Mt. Gilead Library Annex Meeting Room, Mt. Gilead, Ohio.
23 August 2014 - Morrow County Chapter, OGS - Dennis Mattix, Owens Station, Marion ,Ohio Programs: at 10:00 a.m.- Potluck at 12:00 (Noon) Topic One: Colonel Crawford in Escape of Dr. Knight Topic Two: War of 1812 – Battle of Fort McHenry and Writing of Star Spangled Banner . Mt. Gilead Library Annex Meeting Room, Mt. Gilead, Ohio.
27 September 2014 - Morrow County Chapter, OGS - "Statues on the Hill," by Aaron Keirns. 2 p.m. Mt. Gilead Library Annex Meeting Room, Mt. Gilead, Ohio.
25 October 2014 - Morrow County Chapter, OGS - "Post World War II 1945--1960," by Stan Sipe. 2 p.m. Mt. Gilead Library Annex Meeting Room, Mt. Gilead, Ohio.
22 November 2014 - Morrow County Chapter, OGS - "Ghost Houses and Underground Railroad," by Carroll Neidhardt. 2 p.m. Mt. Gilead Library Annex Meeting Room, Mt. Gilead, Ohio.
25-28 June 2014 - Palatines to America - Palatines to America National Conference. Roger Minert and five other speakers. See http://www.ogs.org/ogsad/calendar_entry.php for details. Ramada Plaza Columbus North, 4900 Sinclair Road, Columbus, Ohio.
22 Mary 2014 - Richland County Chapter, OGS - "Probate Court," by Judge Philip A. Mayer. 7 p.m. Ohio Genealogical Society Library, Bellville, Ohio.
11 June 2014 - Richland County Chapter, OGS - Field Trip $$, RBJ Museum and Library. Time tba. Ohio Genealogical Society Library, Bellville, Ohio.
26 June 2014 - Richland County Chapter, OGS - "What Ails You," by Jay Russell. 7 p.m. Ohio Genealogical Society Library, Bellville, Ohio.
18 July 2014 - Richland County Chapter, OGS - Lock-In. $10 for RCOGS members; $15 for non-menbers. 6 p.m. to midnight. Ohio Genealogical Society Library, Bellville, Ohio.
28 August 2014 - Richland County Chapter, OGS - Lineage Society Banquet. "Ohio in the Civil War," by Mark Holbrook. 7 p.m. Ohio Genealogical Society Library, Bellville, Ohio.
25 September 2014 - Richland County Chapter, OGS - "Using Blurb.com," by Becky Hill. 7 p.m. Ohio Genealogical Society Library, Bellville, Ohio.
23 October 2014 - Richland County Chapter, OGS - "Using Funeral Home Records," by Kenny Heyl. 7 p.m. Ohio Genealogical Society Library, Bellville, Ohio.
7 November 2014 - Richland County Chapter, OGS - Field Trip $$, Ohio Historical Socioety, Lustron Home, and other displays. Time tba. Ohio Genealogical Society Library, Bellville, Ohio.
6 December 2014 - Richland County Chapter, OGS - Christmas Potluck Dinner. Noon. Ohio Genealogical Society Library, Bellville, Ohio.
8 May 2014 - Stark County Chapter, OGS - Guided tour of home at Spring Hill Farm. $5 fee or $4 for those over age 65. Building has stairs but no elevator. Spring Hill Farm, 1401 Spring Hill Lane, Massillon, Ohio.
12 June 2014 - Stark County Chapter, OGS - "Due at Meyers Lake," by Richard Haldi. Picnic at 6:30 p.m. Bring a dish to share as well as your table setups and beverage of choice. Meyers Lake Mariners Island Club House, Canton, Ohio.
20 May 2014 - Union County Chapter, OGS - Pioneer and Civil War Families Banquet. Speaker: Julie O'Keefe McGhee, Storyteller, as Mrs. Ellen Ewing Sherman, wife of General William Tecumseh Sherman. 5:30 p.m., meal at 6 p.m. Der Dutchman, Plain City, Ohio, Marysville, Ohio.
21 June 2014 - Union County Chapter, OGS - "The Ohio Historical Society as a Repository of Genealogical Records," by Elizabeth ""Liz"" Plummer. 10 a.m. Marysville Public Library Room A, 231 South Plum Street, Marysville, Ohio.
16 August 2014 - Union County Chapter, OGS - "If You Don't Find Grandma on the Internet," by Dana Palmer, CG. 10 a.m. Marysville Public Library Room A, 231 South Plum Street, Marysville, Ohio.
20 September 2014 - Union County Chapter, OGS - "Create Autobiographical Comics," by Alice Wilson. 10 a.m. Marysville Public Library Room A, 231 South Plum Street, Marysville, Ohio.
18 October 2014 - Union County Chapter, OGS - "Ghost Towns and Forgotten Towns of Union County," by Marie Bouic. 10 a.m. Marysville Public Library Room A, 231 South Plum Street, Marysville, Ohio.
15 November 2014 - Union County Chapter, OGS - Live Acoustic Music performed by singer/Songwriter Vanessa Prentice. 10 a.m. Marysville Public Library Room A, 231 South Plum Street, Marysville, Ohio.
27 May 2014 - Wood County Chapter, OGS - Annual Awards Banquet and Installation of Officers. Program TBA. Place to be announced. 6 p.m. , Bowling Green, Ohio.