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of The Ohio Genealogical Society

Serving Western Cuyahoga County and the Cleveland, Ohio area

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All Meetings & Help Sessions take place at the Westlake Porter Public Library, 27333 Center Ridge Road in Westlake, Ohio  (440) 871-2600

Dates

CWC Meeting

CWC Help Session

CWC Board Meeting

The public is invited to all our meetings

Wed. 1/4/2017

Free Family History Research Help Sessions in the Computer Room. Please bring your 5 generation pedigree sheet and /or family group sheets, if you have already gathered some information.

1:00-2:30 Computer Room

 Board Meeting Scheduled at 2:30

Wed. 1/18/2017

6:30 p.m. Social hour & refreshments, please join us!

 

 

7:00 p.m.  Program: "Roundtable", Members' chance to show and tell, ask questions, describe your brick wall, or brag about a grea break-through

Wed. 2/1/2017

Free Family History Research Help Sessions in the Computer Room. Please bring your 5 generation pedigree sheet and /or family group sheets, if you have already gathered some information.

1:00-2:30 Computer Room

 Board Meeting Scheduled at 2:30

Wed. 2/15/2017

We will not be meeting at the Library but at the Church of Latter-Day Saints, 25000 Westwood Rd, Westlake, Oh 44145, 440-777-1518. Enter at the front right corner of the building.

 

 

6:45 p.m. Program: "Getting to Know the Family History Center." Betty Franklin will introduce us to collections and databases that can be accessed at the Family History Center.

Wed. 3/1/2017

Free Family History Research Help Sessions in the Computer Room. Please bring your 5 generation pedigree sheet and /or family group sheets, if you have already gathered some information.

1:00-2:30 Computer Room

Board Meeting Scheduled at 2:30

Wed. 3/15/2017

6:30 p.m. Social hour & refreshments, please join us!

 

 

6:45 p.m. Program: "DNA Tested". Mary Milne Jamba will provide an overview of the DNA testing process.

 

 

Wed. 4/5/2017

Free Family History Research Help Sessions in the Computer Room. Please bring your 5 generation pedigree sheet and /or family group sheets, if you have already gathered some information.

1:00-2:30 Computer Room

Board Meeting Scheduled at 2:30

Wed. 4/19/25017

6:30 p.m. Social hour & refreshments, please join us!

 

 

7:00 p.m.  Program:  Betsie Norris, director of the Cleveland Adoption Network speaking on "New Adoption Records and Laws."

Wed. 5/3/2017

Free Family History Research Help Sessions in the Computer Room. Please bring your 5 generation pedigree sheet and /or family group sheets, if you have already gathered some information.

1:00-2:30 Computer Room

Board Meeting Scheduled at 2:30

Wed. 5/17/2017

6:30 p.m. - Social hour & refreshments, please join us!

 

 

7:00 p.m. - Program: Barb Popovich, Director of the Cleveland Chapter of the Carpatho-Rusyn Society speaking on "Where they came from and where they settled in Cleveland."

Wed. 6/7/2017

Free Family History Research Help Sessions in the Computer Room. Please bring your 5 generation pedigree sheet and /or family group sheets, if you have already gathered some information.

1:00-2:30 Computer Room

Board Meeting Scheduled at 2:30 

Wed. 6/21/2017

6:30 p.m. Social hour & refreshments, please join us!

 

 

7:00 p.m.  Program: Astrid Julian, Teacher of the German Language School at Lenau Park speaking on "History of the Danube-Schwabians, where they came from and why."

Wed. 7/5/2017

No Help Session This Month

 

 

Wed. 7/19/2017

 6:30 p.m. Social hour & refreshments, please join us!

 

 

 7:00 p.m.  Program: "Genealogical Roundtable Sharing," in the Porter Rm. Bring your photos, trees, brick walls, successes, Eureka! moments, tales of serendipity or favorite website to share with the group.

Wed. 8/2/2017

 No Help Session This Month

 

 

Wed. 8/16/2017

 

 

 

1:00 pm - Annual Summer Luncheon TBA

Wed. 9/6/2017

 Free Family History Research Help Sessions in the Computer Room. Please bring your 5 generation pedigree sheet and /or family group sheets, if you have already gathered some information.

1:00-2:30 Computer Room

Board Meeting Scheduled at 2:30

Wed. 9/20/2017

 6:30 p.m. Social hour & refreshments, please join us!

 

 

 7:00 p.m.  Program: TBA

 

 

Wed. 10/4/2017

 Free Family History Research Help Sessions in the Computer Room. Please bring your 5 generation pedigree sheet and /or family group sheets, if you have already gathered some information.

1:00-2:30 Computer Room

Board Meeting Scheduled at 2:30

Wed. 10/18/2017

 6:30 p.m. Social hour & refreshments, please join us!

 

 

 7:00 p.m.  Program: Author William G Krejci presents "Buried Beneath Cleveland," in the Porter Rm. Krejci tracked down more than fifty displaced cemeteries throughout the Greater Cleveland area

 

 

Wed. 11/1/2017

 Free Family History Research Help Sessions in the Computer Room. Please bring your 5 generation pedigree sheet and /or family group sheets, if you have already gathered some information.

1:00-2:30 Computer Room

Board Meeting Scheduled at 2:30

Wed. 11/15/2017

 6:30 p.m. Social hour & refreshments, please join us in the Porter Room at the Westlake Porter Public Library.

 

 

 7:00 p.m.  Program: "Genealogical Roundtable Sharing," in the Porter Rm. Bring your photos, trees, brick walls, successes, Eureka! moments, tales of serendipity or favorite website to share with the group.

Wed. 12/6/2017

 No Help Session This Month

 

 

Wed. 12/13/2017

 1:00 pm - Annual Christmas Holiday Luncheon TBA

 

 

 

** During the winter, bad weather may interrupt our usual scheduled programs and help sessions.

Please call Westlake Porter Public Library for the LATEST information at

(440) 871-2600.

Up-to-date meeting information can always be found at www.cityofwestlake.org , the official Westlake city website.  Just click on NEWS AND EVENTS and then NEWS.  Webmaster Louise Seeholzer can usually make changes quickly. 

 

Our Motto & Purpose:  To Search, To Learn, To Teach, To Record

If interested in joining us at one of our Meetings or Help Sessions, see the tab above, email us - cuyahogawest@gmail.com or you may write to us at the following address:

 

 

P.O. Box 45607, Westlake, Ohio 44145-0607

 Or, call Westlake Porter Public Library for times, 440-871-2600

 

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