Events Calendar

“The Hidden Web: Digging Deeper” by Cyndi Ingle

Virtual

Learn what to do when Google and traditional sources don’t return useful information as we research our family history. We will learn to explore resources that are invisible to Google […]

free

Fairfield County Chapter OGS – Library Lock-in

Genealogical Research Library 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, OH, United States

The Ohio Genealogical Society, Fairfield Chapter meeting will be Thursday, March 21, 2024 at the Genealogical Research Library, 503 Lenwood Drive in Lancaster. Refreshments at 6:30 pm, short business meeting […]

Free

Richland County Chapter Research Day

OGS Samuel D. Isaly Library 611 State Route 97 W, Bellville, OH, United States

Richland County Chapter Research Day- Bring a guest and use the OGS library facilities to conduct research free of charge. At 1 p.m., Jenna Kish, OGS Archivist, will present "Processing […]

The Canal That Created Cleveland

Chardon Library 110 E Park St., Chardon, United States

This is an in-person event presented by Judy MacKeigan, Cleveland Metropark's Historian/Archivist. The opening of the Ohio and Erie Canal created an economic boom for entrepreneurs and Ohio farmers to […]

Free

The Funny Side of Genealogy

OGS Samuel D. Isaly Library 611 State Route 97 W, Bellville, OH, United States

Daniel Horowitz will present "The Funny Side of Genealogy". Laugh a little with Mr. Horowitz as he shares some of the more bizarre techniques and resources he's utilized as a […]

Fairfield County Chapter Meeting

Genealogical Research Library 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, OH, United States

The Ohio Genealogical Society, Fairfield Chapter, meeting will be Thursday, April 18, 2024, at the Genealogical Research Library, 503 Lenwood Drive in Lancaster. Refreshments at 6:30 pm, business meeting at […]

Free

Lorain County Chapter – Ohio Genealogy Program

"AI Technology and Genealogy" will be presented by Thomas MacEntee, author and genealogy expert at the May OGS meeting. Learn how AI is currently being used to improve the genealogy […]

Fairfield County Chapter Meeting

Genealogical Research Library 503 Lenwood Drive, Lancaster, OH, United States

The Ohio Genealogical Society-Fairfield Chapter meeting will be Thursday, May 16, 2024, at the Genealogical Research Library, 503 Lenwood Drive in Lancaster. Refreshments at 6:30 pm, business meeting at 7:00 […]

Free

Morgan County Chapter OGS Meeting

Quarterly meeting of the Morgan County Chapter OGS. This meeting will be held at the Kate Love Simpson Library, 358 E Main St. in McConnelsville.

Richland County Chapter, OGS – Genealogy Tips and Tricks

OGS Samuel D. Isaly Library 611 State Route 97 W, Bellville, OH, United States

Susan Matthews, member of the Marion Area Genealogical Society will discuss genealogical research methods and information sources gained through a long history of genealogical research. Society members and non-members are […]

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Ohio Genealogical Society Writing Contests
OGN Contest 1 July – 30 September
OGSQ Contest 1 September – 31 December
OGS is sponsoring its genealogical writing contest to reward amateur and professional genealogical authorship and to help fill the pages of its renowned journals with articles.
Prizes range from $25 – $100. Full Writing Contest Details

PLEASE NOTE: All Lineage Society applications are due Nov 30!