The Geauga County Genealogical Society of Ohio, Inc.
A Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society
~ Since 1973 ~

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Upcoming Programs and Events

~2017~

 

DOWNLOAD the Spring 2017 GCGS Program Flyer

Geauga County Genealogical Society


 

July          No Meeting


 

August     No Meeting


 

Sep 12   Tues    7:00 pm

 

Program: "Civil War in Song and Narrative"

Presented by: Wind, Strings and Ivory

Note: Rescheduled from last fall


 

Oct 10   Tues    7:00 pm

 

Program: "Show and Tell Night" 

Do you have a favorite keepsake from someone in your family?  This is your chance to showcase your "treasure" and honor its owner.  Use your 5 minutes of fame to showcase your item


 

Nov 14   Tues    7:00 pm

 

Program: "Honoring Geauga's Veterans"

Presented by: Teeter Grosvenor

Teeter will relate the origins and construction of the Geauga County Veterans' Memorial from its conception to completion

This is a great opportunity to learn about the memorial's history


 

Dec 12   Tues    7:00 pm

 

Annual Christmas Party for our members and a guest

Please bring a snack or goodie to share

Enjoy a great time!


 

Other Area Groups

~ 2017~

 

 

Jul 15   Sat    5:30 - 10:30 pm

 

Program: Genealogy Lock-in

Location: Middlefield Library


July 16-21    Sun-Fri

 

Program: Intermediate to advanced educational tracks

Sponsored by: GRIP (Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh)

Visit: www. GRIPitt.org

Fee


Jul 27    Thurs     5:30 pm

 

Program: Annual potluck picnic, bring a dish to share and tableware

Sponsored by: Lake County Genealogical Society

Location: To be announced


Aug 05    Sat    9:30 - 4:00 pm

 

Program: "Discovering Your Military Ancestors"

Presented by: Eric Johnson and Michael Strauss

Sponsored by: Summit County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society and the Special Collections Division of the Akron-Summit County Public Library

Location: Akron Public Library

Registration required: Call 330-643-9030 or email speccollections@akronlibrary.org


Aug 07    Mon    7:00 pm

 

Program: "Film as an Historic Resource"

Presented by: Mandy Altimus Pond, Archivist, Massillon Museum

Sponsored by: East Cuyahoga County Genealogical Society

Location: Ross C. DeJohn Community Center


Aug 12    Sat    9:15 - 12:30 pm

 

Program: Hear Dr. Deborah Abbott at their indoor picnic meeting, bring a dish to share

Sponsored by: NEOCAG

Location: Mayfield Public Library


Aug 13    Sun   

 

Program: Picnic for all genealogy society members in Lake, Geauga, Cuyahoga, Medina and Lorain counties

Bring a dish or dessert to share.  Enjoy some old-fashioned fun with like-minded folks

Sponsored by: Cleveland District Round Table


Sep 07   Thurs    7 pm

 

Program: "Lies, Errors and Bias - Oh My!  Consider Your Sources"

Presented by: Sunny Jane Morton

Sponsored by: East Cuyahoga County Genealogical Society

Location: Ross C. DeJohn Community Center


Sep 09   Sat    9:15 am

 

Topics: Finding your German Roots & 19th Century German Traveler

Presented by: Nancy Ottman, genealogical researcher for 30 years

Sponsored by: NEOCAG

Location: Mayfield Library

A free program as a public service by the Ohio Chapter of Palatines to America and the Cuyahoga Valley Genealogical Society

For more information contact: jdgramlich@hotmail.com.  Independence Civic Center, 6363 Selig Blvd., Independence, Ohio


Sep 28   Thurs    10 am

 

Sponsored by: Lake County Genealogical Society

Location: Morley Library, Painesville


Oct 02   Mon    7 pm

 

Program: "Haunted Ohio: Witches, Warlocks & Ghosts: Using Genealogical Research to Illuminate the True Story Behind Urban Legends in Ohio

Presented by: Mary Jamba

Sponsored by: East Cuyahoga County Genealogical Society

Location: Ross C. DeJohn Community Center


DOWNLOAD the Spring 2017 GCGS Program Flyer

Remember to check the Cleveland District Round Table website and the OGS website for other societies' meetings and field trips.


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