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Upcoming Programs and Events

~2017~

 

DOWNLOAD the Spring 2017 GCGS Program Flyer

Geauga County Genealogical Society


 

June 13  6:30 pm

 

Program: Outing to Welshfield Inn, have a meal together with a genealogy focus

Location: 14001 Main Market Road, Troy Twp.

Note: This is for members only and a guest.  Everyone will order off the menu and be responsible for their own meal.  Reservations are a must.  Please contact Jan Began or Amy Kenneley by Friday, June 9. 


 

July          No Meeting


 

August     No Meeting


 

Sep 12   7:00 pm

 

Program: "Civil War in Song and Narrative"

Presented by: Wind, Strings and Ivory

Note: Rescheduled from last fall


 

Other Area Groups

~ 2017~

 

 

 

May 24     7:00 pm

 

Program: "Tangled Roots - How Research Errors Can Snare You"

Hosted by: The Hungarian Genealogical Society of Greater Cleveland

Presented by: John Sabol, who will present his latest program

Location: Mayfield Public Library


 

May 25     10:00 am

 

Program: "Cleveland Memory Project"

Hosted by: Lake County Genealogical Society

Presented by: Bill Barrow of Cleveland State University

Location: Morley Library, Painesville


 

Jun 3     Noon to 3:00 pm

 

Program: "How to Prepare and Apply to a Lineage Society" Workshop

Jean will walk attendees through the process.  What is a Lineage Society and why would I want to join?  What documents are needed and how do I obtain them?

Hosted by: Western Reserve Historical Society Genealogical Committee

Presented by: Jean Hoffman CG

Location: Cleveland

Note: Fee, Register at <foxreinhardt@usa.net>


 

Jun 3     Noon to 8:00 pm

 

Program: Vatra (outdoor festival), Ethnic Food, Old Slavonic Liturgy, music and sales

Location: Shrine of Mariapoch, 17486 Mumford Road, Burton, OH

Note: For more information call: Bob (330) 441-2057


 

Jun 5     7:00 pm

 

Program: "Meet Me at the Fair - A Tale of Two Expos: The 1893 Columbian Exposition and The 1901 Pan American

World's Fair"

Hosted by: East Cuyahoga County Chapter OGS

Presented by: Laura Loew, owner, Lost in the Past

Location: Ross C. DeJohn Community Center, Mayfield Heights

Note: This is their potluck night.  Please bring a side dish


 

Jun 10    9:15 am

 

Program: "It Started with a Book, How I Connected with Long Lost Relatives"

Hosted by: NEOCAG

Presented by: Debbi Perkul and her mother Marilyn Perkul

Location: Mayfield Public Library


 

Jun 28    7:00 pm

 

Program: "Deciphering Old Handwriting"

Hosted by: Hungarian Genealogical Society

Presented by: Cheryl McClellan

Location: Mayfield Public Library


 

Jun 29    10:00 am

 

Program: "Creating a Free Family Website on WordPress"

Hosted by: Lake County Genealogical Society

Presented by: Carla Cegielski

Location: Morley Library, Painesville


 

Jul 3    7:00 pm

 

Program: "Read 'Em or Weep: Promise and Pitfalls in Newspaper OCR" (optical character recognition)

Hosted by: East Cuyahoga County Genealogical Society

Presented by: Mary Kircher Roddy

Location: Ross C. DeJohn Community Center, Mayfield Heights

 


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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