Summit County Chapter, Ohio Genealogical Society
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Saturday, June 16
Online Research with the Library Websites  (Chapter Meetings)
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Akron-Summit County Public Library, downtown
The presentation will introduce (or refresh) members to the online research options available through the library websites.  We will meet at the Main Library in Computer Lab 1 on the 1st floor.  Our speaker will be from the Special Collections Department.  

Saturday, June 23
Online Resources for Genealogy and Local History  (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
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, July 28
DNA and Genetic Genealogy featuring CeCe Moore  (Special Event)
9:30 am to 4:00 pm
Special Collections will be sponsoring for an all-day program featuring renowned genetic genealogist CeCe Moore, founder of DNA Detectives. CeCe will present four lectures: 
  • The Power of DNA: Genetic Genealogy Basics
  • Who Am I: Exploring Ethnicity Estimates
  • I Have My Results, Now What?
  • Breaking Through Genealogical Brick Walls with DNA

Saturday, September 15
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
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
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.

Saturday, November 10
Banquet  (Banquet)
6:00 pm
423 E. Waterloo Road, Akron 44319
Our banquet this year will be at Waterloo Restraurant in Akron.  
Reservations will be taken starting at the September meeting.  Information will be emailed to members.