Upcoming Meetings
The Franklin County Genealogical & Historical Society
All meetings are open to the public.
All addresses are Columbus unless otherwise noted.
For more information concerning any meeting contact

The Franklin County Genealogical & Historical Society

at (614) 871-2110
between the hours of 10am and 3pm, Monday & Wednesday
 
To submit items for the next calendar,
please send information to
Email: TFGHS@gmail.com

 October 2011

Oct. 26 (Wed.)
6:00-8:00 pm

 

African American Interest Group;

Topic: "U.S. Railroads"
Carnegie Room, 2nd Floor,

Columbus Metropolitan Library, 96 S. Grant Ave.

 

 

 

Oct. 29 (Sat.)
12:30-4:30 pm

 

FCGHS Trustee & Executive Board meetings
Columbus Metropolitan Library, 96 S. Grant Ave.

 

 

 

 

 

November 2011

Nov. 12 (Sat.)
9:00 am-1:00 pm

 

Workshop: "Military History Seminar: War of 1812 and Civil War"
Ohio History Center, 800 E. 17th Ave. (I-71 at 17th Ave. exit)
Call 614-297-2510 to register;

$30 FCGHS or OHS members, $35 non-members

 

 

 

Nov. 12 (Sat.)
11:30 am

 

FCGHS Annual Luncheon; Speaker: Tom Neel, OGS Librarian
Glenwood Church, 2833 Valleyview Dr., Columbus 43204

 

 

 

Nov. 16 (Wed.)
6:00-8:00 pm

 

African American Interest Group;

Topic: "Non-Standard Records"
Carnegie Room, 2nd Floor,

Columbus Metropolitan Library, 96 S. Grant Ave.

 

 

 

Nov. 16 (Wed.)
6:30-8:30 pm

 

DNA-Genetic Genealogy Interest Group;

Topic: "Fast/slow Mutating Markers"
Board Room, 3rd Floor,

Columbus Metropolitan Library, 96 S. Grant Ave.

 

 

 

 

 

December 2011

 

 

 

Dec. 21 (Wed.)
6:30-8:30 pm

 

DNA-Genetic Genealogy Interest Group;

Topic: "SNP's vs. STR's"
Board Room, 3rd Floor,

Columbus Metropolitan Library, 96 S. Grant Ave.

 

 

 

TBA

 

African-American Interest Group Holiday Dinner;

location to be determined

 

 

 

 

 

January 2012

 

 

 

Jan. 4 (Wed.)
Time TBA

 

FCGHS Executive Board meeting
Columbus Metropolitan Library, 96 S. Grant Ave.

 

 

 

Jan. 4 (Wed.)
6:30 pm

 

Monthly FCGHS meeting;

Topic: "Guided Tour of CML Genealogy Department"
Columbus Metropolitan Library,

96 S. Grant Ave., 3rd floor; research time follows

 

 

 

Jan. 18 (Wed.)
6:30-8:30 pm

 

DNA-Genetic Genealogy Interest Group
Board Room, 3rd Floor,

Columbus Metropolitan Library, 96 S. Grant Ave.

 

 

 

Jan. 21 (Sat.)
10:00 am-12:00 pm

 

Workshop: "Cornerstones of Genealogy"
Ohio History Center, 800 E. 17th Ave. (I-71 at 17th Ave. exit)
Call 614-297-2510 to register;

$15 FCGHS or OHS members, $20 non-members

 

 

 

Jan. 28 (Sat.)
10:00 am-12:00 pm

 

Workshop: "Family History Sources at OHS"
Ohio History Center, 800 E. 17th Ave. (I-71 at 17th Ave. exit)
Call 614-297-2510 to register;

$15 FCGHS or OHS members, $20 non-members

 

 

 

FUTURE EVENTS

 

 

 

Feb. 1 (Wed.)
1:00 pm

 

Monthly FCGHS meeting;

Topic: "Genealogical Resources at the State Library"
Presenter: Tom Bittel, Librarian;

State Library of Ohio, 274 E. 1st Ave.; free

 

 

 

Feb. 11 (Sat.)
10:00 am-12:00 pm

 

Workshop: "Family History Sources at Columbus Metropolitan Library"
Columbus Metropolitan Library, 96 S. Grant Ave.; free

 

 

 

Mar. 3 (Sat.)
8:30 am

 

Research trip to Ohio Genealogical Society Library in Bellville
Details TBA; car pooling will be offered;

call FCGHS office to make a reservation

 

 

 

April 12-14
(Thurs.-Sat.)

 

Ohio Genealogical Society Conference in Cleveland
"History and Genealogy: Clues to Ancestral Lives";

see www.ogs.org to register

 

 

 

May 9-12
(Wed.-Sat.)

 

National Genealogical Society Conference in Cincinnati
"Gateway to the Western Frontier";

see www.ngsgenealogy.org to register