Events Calendar

Holmes County Chapter OGS August Meeting

American Legion Post 192 264 W. Jackson St, Millersburg

You think Holmes County is only a small rural community where nothing happens? Well, you may rethink that after listening to Mary Tipton talk about her latest book, "Holmes County […]

Fairfield County Chapter, OGS – Craft/Vendor Fair

Lancaster Campground Activity Bldg 2151 West Fair Avenue, Lancaster

The Ohio Genealogical Society/Fairfield County Chapter "Annual Craft/Vendor Fair" will be on Saturday, August 26, 2023, from 9 am to 3 pm at the Lancaster Campground Activity Building, 2151 West […]


Researching House Histories from the Comfort of Home

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

Join OGS Executive Director Noel Poirier as he presents tips for conducting house history research online. Who lived in the house? When was it built? Where can I look online […]


Firelands Genealogical Society (OGS) – Writing Family Narratives

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

Deb Kitko, Genealogy Librarian at the Wooster Public Library, will speak on “Writing Family Narratives” at the Monday, Aug. 28th, 7:00 PM meeting of the Firelands Genealogical Society in the […]


Geauga County’s Historical Societies

This will be an in-person presentation from 6 Historical Societies of Geauga County, Ohio. Each presenter will describe the collection and how to access material from that Society. Registration is […]


Stark County Library, DeHoff – Beginning Scrapbooking Workshop

Stark Library-DeHoff 216 Hartford Ave SE, Canton

Learn how to creatively display all those family pictures and souvenirs you have crammed away in boxes under your bed or in the closet. Please bring 3-4 items relating to […]

Warren County Chapter, OGS – 2023 Crosson Cemetery Restoration Workshop

Crosson Cemetery 8560-8340 Roachester Cozaddale Road, Butlerville, OH, United States

Learn the proper techniques of cemetery restoration and repair ~ identifying, cleaning, and repairing grave markers. This workshop is presented by WCGS and guided by one of America’s preeminent restorationists, […]


Hancock County Chapter, OGS, 40th Pioneer Banquet

St Paul's Church 218 E Sandusky St, Findlay, OH, United States

City BBQ Catering $16.00 per person. Reservations with payment are due September 4. Eric VanRentergham will present "M is for Murder" about early murders in Hancock County. There will also […]


Chapter Connection

Join us for a discussion of chapter/society leaders to discuss ways to make your group stand out in your community. The meeting will be recorded. To register to attend, click […]

Fairfield County Chapter Meeting

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

The Fairfield County Chapter of OGS meeting will be Thursday, September 21, 2023, at the Genealogical Research Library, 503 Lenwood Drive in Lancaster. Refreshments at 6:30, business meeting at 7:00 […]


Fairfield County Chapter – Genealogy Class

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

Writing your Family History - Help with choosing the format that meets your needs.


Richland County Genealogical Society Meeting

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

We will be showing scans of slides from the Paul White Collection of postcards and photos of "The Mansfield of Yesteryear."

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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!