Events Calendar

Ashland Co Chapter, OGS

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Scott Norwick will be presenting "Ashland County in the 1950 Census Insights-and Discoveries". You are interested in receiving the Zoom link for this meeting please contact the chapter via email […]

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.


Florida Chapter OGS Annual Conference

An in-person conference will be held on Saturday, 24 February 2024, at the Leesburg, Florida Public Library, from 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Our speaker will be Tamara Hallo. Cost […]

$30 – $35

German Community Forum Series

The newly designed and how to use it. Archion is a pay-for Protestant German Church record site. You can view the actual church records of your German ancestral hometown […]

Morrow County Chapter, OGS – Ireland Travelogue

Mount Gilead Glory Baptist Church 600 N. Main St., Mt. Gilead, United States

Do you have family ancestry from Ireland? A lot of us do! Join Anne Kunze as she shares pictures from her recent Ireland trip. Maybe you'll find a connection to […]


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 […]


Wayne County – Daniel Horowitz, MyHeritage

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

Daniel Horowitz presents "Locations Are Everything: The Places Your Relatives Were."


Sandusky County Kin Hunters Monthly Meeting

Sandusky Township House 2209 Oak Harbor Rd, Freemont, OH, United States

The Sandusky County Kin Hunters will meet on Sunday, March 10, 2 PM at the Sandusky Township House, next to the Fire Station, 2207 Oak Harbor Rd (N SR 19), […]

Lorain County Chapter – Ohio Genealogy Program

Ohio Genealogy Society - Lorain County Chapter will present an online program, “Faith of our Fathers” on March 11 at 7 pm. Peggy Lauritzen, author, researcher, and instructor, will present […]


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, […]


Fairfield County Chapter OGS- Coffee with a Genealogist

Panera Bread, 1374 Ety Rd, Lancaster

The Ohio Genealogical Society - Fairfield Chapter is having a "Coffee with a Genealogist" event on Friday, March 15, 2024, from 9:30 am to 11:30 am at Panera Bread, 1374 […]


Hancock County Chapter – Regular Meeting

Hancock Historical Museum 422 W Sandusky St, Findlay, OH, United States

Charlene Hankinson will present a program on organizing your genealogy. She submitted a successful Pioneer application in 2023 and the committee was very impressed with it.


Chapter Connection

Special guest will be Todd Kleismit, Executive Director of America-250 Ohio, about upcoming grant cycles. America-250 Ohio will be opening up another grant cycle in the spring and anticipate providing […]

“The Hidden Web: Digging Deeper” by Cyndi Ingle


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]

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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!