Hamilton County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 15865
Cincinnati, Ohio 45215-0865
Telephone:  (513) 956-7078

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A chapter of the
Ohio Genealogical Society

Calendar of Genealogy Events

 
Our calendar also appears in the current issue of the Tracer.  See that issue where an event in the calendar below says "See article in this issue for more details".
 
Dec 2, Feb 3
Saturday
10 am
“Orientation:  Genealogy & Local History Department”
http://www.cincinnatilibrary.org/
PLCH
Third Floor
Main Library, 800 Vine, Cincinnati, OH
December 3 Sunday
1:30 –      3 pm
Genealogy Roundtable
“Archives and Repositories”
Moderator:  Nancy Chouteau
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Room 3A
Main Library, 800 Vine, Cincinnati, OH
December 8
 Friday
5:30 –      8 pm
HCGS Holiday Gathering and Board Meeting (Members welcome)
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Contact Kenny Burck at (513) 260-0238 for location
December 12
Tuesday
7 pm
Southwest Ohio DNA Interest Group
“Using Tools to Organize DNA Results”
 HCGS and other SW Ohio Genealogical Societies
MidPointe Library
9363 Centre Pointe Drive
West Chester, OH
December 20
Wednesday
7:30 pm
Warren County Genealogical Society Meeting - Annual Christmas Gathering
http://www.co.warren.oh.us/genealogy/
Warren County Genealogical Society
Phillippi Meeting Room
Otterbein Retirement Community
585 N State Rt 741,
Lebanon, OH
Jan 6, Mar 3
Saturday
10 am
“Genealogy Websites:  An Introduction”
http://www.cincinnatilibrary.org/
PLCH
Third Floor Computer Lab
Main Library, 800 Vine, Cincinnati, OH
January 6
Saturday
10:30 am
Advanced Genealogy Forum
“Conundrums and Resolutions”
See article in this issue for more information
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Room 3A
Main Library, 800 Vine, Cincinnati, OH
January 7
Sunday
1:30 -        4 pm
Hands on With Land (HOWL) Series
Land Class 1: “Surveying for Gold in Land Records: An Overview of Land Research
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Computer Lab
Main Library, 800 Vine,
Cincinnati, OH
January 13
Saturday
10 am -       12:15 pm
Foundations 1. Only this first session of the series is in the morning.  See article in this issue for information. Preregistration is required. Plan to attend all sessions.
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Computer Lab
Main Library, 800 Vine, Cincinnati, OH
January 13 Saturday
1:30 – 4:30 pm
“Researching Your German Ancestors – What’s New?” and “Researching Early Hamilton County Ancestors”
Presented by Jeff Herbert
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Clifton Branch Library
3400 Brookline Ave.
Cincinnati, OH
January 14
Sunday
1:30 -       4 pm
Hands on With Land (HOWL) Series
Land Class 2: “Prospecting for Gold:  Finding Land Records in Print, Online, and In Person” Preregistration is required.
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Computer Lab
Main Library, 800 Vine,
Cincinnati, OH
January 18
Thursday
6:30 -       8 pm
HCGS Board Meeting
(Members welcome)
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Perkins Restaurant
7108 Hamilton Ave.
Cincinnati, OH
January 20
Saturday
1:30 -       4 pm
Foundations 2. See article in this issue for information. Preregistration is required. Plan to attend all sessions.
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Computer Lab
Main Library, 800 Vine, Cincinnati, OH
January 21
Sunday
1:30 -       4 pm
Hands on With Land (HOWL) Series
Land Class 3: “Panning for Gold: Extracting Ancestral Clues from Records” Preregistration is required.
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Computer Lab
Main Library, 800 Vine, Cincinnati, OH
January 27
Saturday
1:30 -       4 pm
Foundations 3. See article in this issue for information. Preregistration is required. Plan to attend all sessions.
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Computer Lab
Main Library, 800 Vine, Cincinnati, OH
January 28
Sunday
1:30 -        4 pm
Hands on With Land (HOWL) Series
Land Class 4: “Snow Make-up Day or Striking it Rich: Bonus Content Specific to the Needs of the Class” Preregistration to required.
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Computer Lab
Main Library, 800 Vine, Cincinnati, OH
February 3
Saturday
10:30 am
Genealogy Roundtable
“Brick Wall or Stone Hedge”
Moderator:  Nancy Chouteau
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Room 3A
Main Library, 800 Vine, Cincinnati, OH
February 10
Saturday
1:30 -       4 pm
Foundations 4. See article in this issue for information. Preregistration is required. Plan to attend all sessions.
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Computer Lab
Main Library, 800 Vine, Cincinnati, OH
February 12
Tuesday
7 pm
Southwest Ohio DNA Interest Group
 
MidPointe Library
9363 Centre Pointe Drive
West Chester, OH
February 15
Thursday
6:30 -        8 pm
HCGS Board Meeting
(Members welcome)
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Perkins Restaurant
7108 Hamilton Ave.
Cincinnati, OH
February 17
Saturday
1:30 -       4 pm
Foundations 5. See article in this issue for information. Preregistration is required. Plan to attend all sessions.
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Computer Lab
Main Library, 800 Vine, Cincinnati, OH
February 24
Saturday
1:30 –      4 pm
Foundations 6. Snow Make-up day or Q&A. Preregistration is required. Plan to attend all sessions.
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Computer Lab
Main Library, 800 Vine, Cincinnati, OH
Feb 28 -  Mar 2
 
RootsTech 2018
“Connect. Belong.”
 
Salt Palace Convention Center
Salt Lake City, UT
March 10
Saturday
10:30 am
Advanced Genealogy Forum – peer-led discussion group. Topic TBA
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Room 3A
Main Library, 800 Vine,
Cincinnati, OH
March 15
Thursday
6:30 -        8 pm
HCGS Board Meeting
(Members welcome)
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Perkins Restaurant
7108 Hamilton Ave.
Cincinnati, OH
April 7
Saturday
 
Hamilton County Genealogical Society Annual Seminar - Michael L Strauss, AG
“Women's Suffrage: Rights, Roles and Limitations”
“Revolutionary War Genealogical Research”
“Free Trade and Sailor's Rights: War of 1812”
“Prisoners, Thieves, and Scoundrels:  Black Sheep Ancestors”
Preregistration: https://goo.gl/DjCqRr
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Mill Race Banquet Center
1515 West Sharon Road, Cincinnati, OH
April 11 - 14
 
Ohio Genealogical Society Conference
“Blazing New Trails”
Keynote Speaker: J. Mark Lowe, CG
http://www.ogs.org/ for more details
 
Hyatt Regency
Columbus, OH
April 19
Thursday
6:30 -       8 pm
HCGS Board Meeting
(Members welcome)
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Perkins Restaurant
7108 Hamilton Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45231
May 5
Saturday
10:30 am
Advanced Genealogy Forum – peer-led discussion group. Topic TBA
Hamilton County Genealogical Society
Third Floor Room 3B
Main Library, 800 Vine, Cincinnati, OH
May 20 - 25,
2018
 
National Genealogical Society Conference
“Paths to Your Past”
http://www.ngsgenealogy.org/
 
Grand Rapids, MI
August 22 -25
 
Federation of Genealogical Societies Conference
https://www.fgs.org/
 
Ft. Wayne, IN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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