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Saturday, January 20, 2018
Immigration Records  (Chapter Meetings)
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Akron-Summit County Public Library, downtown
Overview of resources to search immigration records over different time periods. 



Saturday, February 17, 2018
A Patriot's Price  (Chapter Meetings)
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Akron-Summit County Public Library, downtown
Our presenter will be author Barb Baltrinic.  Barb will present the story of Andrew Clark who was captured and placed on the British prison ship H.M.S. Jersey.



Saturday, March 17, 2018
Working With Your Autosomal DNA  (Chapter Meetings)
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Akron-Summit County Public Library, downtown
Our speaker will be Julie Wilson.  Julie will talk about autosomal matches and provide tips for working with them.



Saturday, April 21, 2018
Early Settlers in Ohio  (Chapter Meetings)
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Location To Be Determined
Our presenter will be Mary Jamba, a Ohio Genealogy Society trustee.



Saturday, May 5, 2018 through Saturday, May 5, 2018
Locating and Using Your Ancestor’s Post- 1906 Naturalization Records  (Special Event)
10:30 am to 1:00 pm
Akron-Summit Public Library
Kenneth Bravo presents “Locating and Using Your Ancestor’s Post- 1906 Naturalization Records” and “The Nuts and Bolts of Jewish Genealogy” Saturday, May 5, 10:30 am – 1 pm Main Library, Meeting Room 2AB. Registration requested. 


Saturday, May 19, 2018
Frances and Arabella: John and Fanny: Love and War  (Chapter Meetings)
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Akron-Summit County Public Library, downtown
Our presenter will be John C. Fazio, Civil War Scholar.  John will present a story of a Union and a Confederate General and their wives and how they became intertwined.



Saturday, June 16, 2018
Cemetery Invasion  (Chapter Meetings)
TBD
Kelly McKnight, our Cemetery Chair, will announce the location of our annual cemetery invasion at a later date.


Saturday, June 23, 2018 through Saturday, June 23, 2018
Digital Ohio: Buckeye Gems  (Special Event)
10:30 am to 1:00 pm
Akron-Summit Public Library
Carla Cegielski presents “Digital Ohio: Buckeye Gems” and “Treasures of the Internet Archive” Saturday, June 23, 10:30 am – 1 pm Main Library, Meeting Room 2AB. Registration requested



Saturday, July 21, 2018
Newspapers in Research  (Chapter Meetings)
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Akron-Summit County Public Library, downtown
The presentation will cover how to search for ancestors using digitized newspapers.  Presented by Summit County Librarian



Saturday, September 15, 2018
Beginner's Luck  (Chapter Meetings)
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Akron-Summit County Public Library, downtown
Our Vice President, Mary Ann Horak will lead us through her own "Who Do You Think You Are?" style journey.  Interesting ancestors and forgotten stories were uncovered.  Mary Ann will share what she discovered and some of the research tools she used.



Friday, October 12, 2018 through Friday, October 12, 2018
Late Night  (Special Event)
6:30 pm to 10:30 pm
Akron-Summit Public Library Late Night
Late night at the library will be Oct. 12, 2018.  Mark your calendars so you do not miss this opportunity.


Saturday, October 20, 2018
DAR Lineage Society and the Research Process for Joining  (Chapter Meetings)
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Judy Jennings is a member of the DAR and helps people with the application progress for joining the DAR.  Judy will discuss researching your Revolutionary Ancestor and provdie helpful hints to get past roadblocks in the research process.  She will also talk about the on-line application process.