Events Calendar

Stark County – Beginning Genealogy

Stark Library-Lake Community Branch 565 Market Ave. SW, Uniontown, OH 44685, Uniontown, United States

Get help taking the most important step in finding your ancestors – the first! Learn how to get started searching, gathering, and organizing your family history.

Free

Stark County – Journaling My Story

Stark Library-East Canton Branch 224 N Wood St, East Canton, OH 44730, East Canton, United States

One of the best gifts we can give future generations is recording our stories. Learn how to capture your memories through journaling. We know the right kind of questions to […]

Free

Stark County – Accessing Historical Newspapers

Stark Library-North Branch 189 25th Street NW, Canton, OH 44709, Canton, United States

Learn how to use Stark Library's databases to access historical newspapers to enhance family history or research projects.

Free

Stark County – Author Event: Meet Janis Robinson Daly

Stark County Library-Main 715 Market Ave N., Canton

Meet Janis Robinson Daly, author of The Unlocked Path. An Examination and Celebration of Family History. How the secrets of our past can surprise, delight, educate and inspire the writing […]

Free

Stark County – Beginning Scrapbooking Workshop

Stark Library-DeHoff 216 Hartford Ave SE, Canton

Get your family photos and souvenirs out of boxes and into a creative display you can enjoy. Bring 3 or 4 items relating to a single subject (birthdays, pets, vacation, […]

Free

Stark County – How to Plan the Best Family Reunion

Stark Library-North Branch 189 25th Street NW, Canton, OH 44709, Canton, United States

So, you want to gather relatives from far and wide in one spot with enough activities, food, and places to stay to make everyone happy – at a time that […]

Free

Stark County – Beginning Genealogy

Stark Library-East Canton Branch 224 N Wood St, East Canton, OH 44730, East Canton, United States

Get help taking the most important step in finding your ancestors – your first! Learn how to get started searching, gathering, and organizing your family history.

Free

Stark County – Accessing Historical Newspapers

Stark Library-DeHoff 216 Hartford Ave SE, Canton

Find out how to access historical newspapers using the Stark Library databases - to find your family history or conduct another research project. Newspapers are living history, capturing important events […]

Free

Stark County – Court House Records

Stark Library-DeHoff 216 Hartford Ave SE, Canton

Court House records are rich with information to learn about your ancestors - deeds, marriages, and more! Find out what you can learn at Ohio Court Houses.

Free

Stark County-West Lawn Cemetery Tour

West Lawn Cemetery 1919 7th St. NW, Canton, United States

Carey Coates, a local historian, will present a walking tour of Canton's Historic West Lawn Cemetery. Hear stories and discover the rich history of those buried there. Please meet at […]

Free

Stark County-Beginning Genealogy

Stark County Library-Jackson Community Branch 7487 Fulton Dr. NW, Massillon, United States

Embark on your genealogy expedition! Discover the skills to effectively search, collect, and arrange your family history.

Free

Stark County-How to Plan the Best Family Reunion

Stark Library-DeHoff 216 Hartford Ave SE, Canton

Plan a stress-free family reunion by learning to organize enough activities, food, and accommodations to make everyone happy. And have fun with it at the same time!

Free

Stark County-From the Sea to the Stars with Fold3

Stark Library-Lake Community Branch 565 Market Ave. SW, Uniontown, OH 44685, Uniontown, United States

A genealogist from Stark Library will explain how to find ancestors' military records using Fold3, an Ancestry database provided free by Stark Library.

Free

Stark County-Journaling My Story

Stark Library-DeHoff 216 Hartford Ave SE, Canton

One of the best gifts we can give future generations is recording our stories. Learn how to capture your memories through journaling. Trust us – future great-great grandchildren will be […]

Free

Stark County-The Titanic and the Edwardian Era

Stark County Library-Main 715 Market Ave N., Canton

Grab your boarding pass and discover why the Titanic was so significant through stories, documents and a reenactment of that fateful night in 1912. Each attendee will receive a boarding […]

Free

Stark County-How to Plan the Best Family Reunion

Stark County Library-Main 715 Market Ave N., Canton

Plan a stress-free family reunion by learning to organize enough activities, food, and accommodations to make everyone happy. And have fun with it at the same time!

Free

Stark County-Beginning Genealogy

Stark Library-Perry Sippo Branch 5710 12th St. NW, Canton, OH, United States

Get help taking the most important step in finding your ancestors - your first! Learn how to get started searching, gathering, and organizing your family history.

Free

Stark County-Beginning Genealogy

Stark Library-DeHoff 216 Hartford Ave SE, Canton

Get help taking the most important step in finding your ancestors – your first! Learn how to get started searching, gathering, and organizing your family history.

Free

Wayne County – Leaving Your Legacy

Wayne County Public Library 220 W. Liberty St., Wooster, United States

As family historians, we get so caught up with researching the past that we forget about the present. This program will provide some ideas on how you can create a […]

Free

Wayne County – Legacy Day at the Library

Wayne County Public Library 220 W. Liberty St., Wooster, United States

Do you struggle finding time to research? Do you want some time to devote to compiling your research, creating your scrapbook, or writing a narrative about your ancestor? Join other […]

Free

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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!