Events Calendar

Family History Day: Cemetery Research

Medina County District Library 210 South Broadway Street, Medina, OH, United States

Celebrate Family History Month with an afternoon of free presentations on cemetery research! Full schedule of topics is below. Attend on Zoom or in person at Medina Library. Registration is […]

Free

Hancock County Chapter, OGS, Regular Meeting

Findlay Hancock County Public Library Blanchard Room 206 Broadway, Findlay, OH, United States

Justin Crawfis with give an update on new items and resources at the Findlay Hancock County Public Library. We will vote on 2024 officers and a revised By-laws. 2024 dues […]

Free

Fairfield County Chapter Meeting

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

The Ohio Genealogical Society/Fairfield Chapter meeting will be on Thursday October 19, 2023, at the Genealogical Research Library, 503 Lenwood Drive in Lancaster. Refreshments at 6:30 pm, business meeting at […]

Free

Family History Fair

Akron Ohio Family Search Center 106 E. Howe Road, Tallmadge, OH, United States

Akron Ohio Family Search Center The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 106 E. Howe Road Tallmadge, OH 44278 Attendance and lunch are free. doors open at 8:00 […]

Free

Firelands Genealogical Society (OGS) – Clash of Cultures

Laning-Young Research Center 9 Case Avenue, Norwalk, OH, United States

Frank Kuron will be giving his presentation “Clash of Cultures” at the Monday, October 23rd (7 PM) meeting of the Firelands Genealogical Society at the Laning-Young Research Library, 9 Case […]

Free

Stark County Library, Main – Paint Your Family Tree

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

Learn the basics of tracing your ancestry and uncovering your family's history. Then, unleash your creativity and paint your own family tree, brining generations of your heritage to life on […]

Lake County Genealogical Society

Virtual

After a short business meeting our speaker, Linda Worsham, will present the topic of "Cluster Genealogy to Search for Maiden Names".

Richland County Genealogical Society Meeting

The Ohio Genealogical Society 611 State Rte 97 W, Bellville, OH, United States

Ronny Echelberger will give us an update on his cemetery work in Richland County.

“Tips and Tricks for Using German Church Records”

Palatines to America German Genealogy Society Ohio Chapter invites you to a FREE ZOOM event on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2023, at 10:00 AM. Carol Swinehart will share what strategies work […]

The Legacy of David Lockard Cockley: Father of Industrialism

Sutter Roush Room 23 E. Main St., Shelby, United States

Christina Yetzer Drain and Marie Demer Rader will delve into the remarkable life and achievements of David Lockard Cockley, fondly known as the "Father of Industrialism in Shelby." This engaging […]

Annual LOCK IN at Hayes Presidential Center Library

Hayes Presidential Center Library Spiegel Grove 1337 Hayes Ave, Fremont, OH

The Sandusky County Kin Hunters Annual LOCK-IN in the Hayes Presidential Center Library at Spiegel Grove in Fremont will be on Sunday, Nov 12, 2023, 2 PM. This is a […]

Lorain County Chapter Program “Being Creative at the Library”

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Retired librarian, Sandee Ruth will present the program "Being Creative at the Library" on Monday, November 13, 2023, at 7 p.m. This talk will feature non-traditional items or the "Library […]

Free

Geauga County Chapter Program – Military Records, WWI and WWII

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

In-person presentation with Cheryl McClellan discussing various military records and how to access them and Marcia Owen, using a case study, will describe her research to tell the story of […]

Free

“America-250 Ohio” Webinar with Todd Kleismit

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Join us for a webinar presented by America-250 Ohio’s Executive Director Todd Kleismit about planning for Ohio’s effort to celebrate the nation’s 250th birthday!

Fairfield County Chapter Meeting

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

The Ohio Genealogical Society/Fairfield Chapter meeting will be on Thursday, November 16, 2023, at the Genealogical Research Library, 503 Lenwood Drive in Lancaster. Refreshments at 6:30, business meeting at 7:00 […]

Free

Morgan County Chapter OGS November Meeting

Trinity Lutheran Church, Delta, OH. 410 Taylor Street, Delta, OH., Delta, OH, United States

Fourth quarter meeting of the Morgan County Chapter OGS at Kate Love Simpson Library in McConnelsville, Ohio.

Chapter Connection

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Chapter leaders discuss ways to improve their chapters/societies.

Firelands Genealogical Society (OGS) Genealogy on the Go with Peggy Lauritzen

Laning-Young Research Center 9 Case Avenue, Norwalk, OH, United States

Peggy Clemens Lauritzen will give a program called “Genealogy on the Go” at the Monday, November 27th, 7:00 pm meeting of the Firelands Genealogical Society at the Laning-Young Research Library, […]

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!