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Licking County Genealogical Society
A Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society
101 West Main Street, Newark, OH 43055-5054
(located on the 2nd Floor of the Newark Library, main branch of the Licking County Library.)

Phone: (740) 349-5510

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         2017 Calendar of Events

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June
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August
September
October
November
December
                   For General Information about LCGS Regular Monthly Meetings Click Here

                  The Calendar now includes Events in the Licking County area of interest to all genealogists.

All events subject to change without notice.

January 3 - Tuesday

NOTE: L.C.G.S. Library Closed for New Year's. - Library will re-open on Tuesday, January 3, 2015.

BUT: Don't miss our January monthly meeting on Sunday, January 8, 2015.

January 3, Tuesday

The L.C.G.S. Library re-opens for the year 2017 at 12 p.m until 4 p.m.

January 8 - Sunday

2:00 p.m., in the 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, OH.

Meeting: Annual Business Meeting and election of officers for 2017-2018.
Program: "Old Probate Records & How to Research Them"
Presented by: Bill Markley, Reference Archivist at Licking County Records and Archives

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public
For more information call the LCGS Library at 740-349-5510.

January 26 - Thursday

4:00 p.m. at LCGS Library
Executive Board Meeting.

February 5 - Sunday

2 p.m. in the 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, OH.

General Meeting:
Program: "Getting Your Story Out There"
Presented by: Jennifer Alford

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public
For more information call the LCGS Library at 740-349-5510.

February 23 - Thursday

4:00 p.m. at LCGS Library
Executive Board Meeting.

March 5 - Sunday

2 p.m. in the 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, OH.

General Meeting:
Program: "How To Use Family Search"
Presented by: LCGS Volunteers

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public
For more information call the LCGS Library at 740-349-5510.

March 14 - Tuesday

NEW
The Licking County Genealogical Society is announcing a new focus group entitled: ‘DNA for Everyone’

The first meeting will be, Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 6:00pm
in Meeting Room A at the Licking County Library/Main,
101 W. Main St., Newark, OH.

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public.

For more information, please call 740-349-5510.

March 30 - Thursday

4:00 p.m. at LCGS Library
Executive Board Meeting.

April 2 - Sunday

1:30 p.m. in the 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark,OH.
44th Social Gathering
25th Anniversary of The First Families of Licking County and Induction
Light refreshments provided.

Program: "DNA Update"
Presented by: Kelli Bergheimer

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public
For more information call the LCGS Library at 740-349-5510.
April 8 - Saturday 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. - Local Arthor Fair. All levels of Licking County Library - Main,
101 W. Main Street, Newark, Ohio LCGS Member, Virgil Hoftiezer has a new book to offer.
April 17 - Monday The Licking County Genealogical Society is announcing a new focus group entitled:
‘DNA for Everyone’

The next meeting will be, Monday, April 17, 2017 at 6:00pm
in Meeting Room A at the Licking County Library/Main,
101 W. Main St., Newark, OH.

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public.
For more information, please call 740-349-5510.
April 22 - Saturday NON-LCGS EVENT - OHIO CHAPTER PALATINES TO AMERICA SPRING SEMINAR
Columbus Metropolitan Library, Main Branch, 96 S. Grant Avenue, Columbus, Ohio
9:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
"Beyond the Obvious - German Genealogy"
Presenting Dr. Fritz Juengling, Ph.D., German Research Specialist at Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, as
our featured speaker.
Topics: Beyond the Obvious: Beyond Practical and Social Concerns for Emigration to America; Historical Events that Affect German Genealogical Research; The Genealogical Value of German Guild Records: How to fill the Gaps When Church Records are Missing; German Names: Their Origins, Meanings, and Distribution.
Fees include syllabus, seminar sessions, and Full Buffet lunch by Schmidt's Sausage Haus.
Member: $45; Non-Member: $55; Deadline for advance registration: April 8, 2017; After April 8, 2017 cost is $55 for Members and $65 for Non-Members
Registration will be available online at:
https://oh-palam.org/registernow.php or with check payable to Ohio
Chapter-Palam.
Joe Stamm, 3930 Lander Road, Chagrin Falls, OH 44022-1329; For questions e-mail: <lindabelle@lcs.net>

April 26-29 Wednesday - Saturday

NON-LCGS EVENT - OHIO GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY ANNUAL CONFERENCE
OGS Annual Conference - April 26-29, 2017 - Kalahari Resort Sandusky, Ohio.
Genealogy Gone Wild!

Click here for more information

Come be a part of the Ohio Genealogical Society's Conference.
Also check out the
OGS Home page for more events and information.

April 27 - Thursday

4:00 p.m. at LCGS Library
Executive Board Meeting.
April 28 - Friday LCGS and Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, will be closed and not open to the public until after 2:30 p.m.
April 28 - Friday LCGS will have a stand at the "Final Friday on the Square".
May 1 - Monday 6:00 p.m. - Meet at the Licking County Administration Building, 20 South 2nd Street, Newark, OH.
For a tour and research access to the Licking County Recorder's Office.
Doors will be locked at 6:15 p.m. and there will be NO ADMITTANCE after this time so don't be late.
NOTE: A cash donation will be collected for the Food Pantry.

General Meeting:
Program: "Tour and Research Land Records Opportunity"
Presented by: Licking County Recorder, Bryan Long and his staff.
See:
http://www.lcounty.com/rec/default.aspx for more information about the recorders office holdings and fees.
May 13, 14, 15 - Saturday, Sunday & Monday LCGS will be closed due to construction around our entrance at Licking County Library-Main,101 West Main St., Newark, OH.
May 15 - Monday 6:00 p.m., 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark,OH.
Meeting: "DIG (DNA Interest Group)" - DNA Focus Group.

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public.
For more information, please call 740-349-5510.
May 23 - Tuesday 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Midland Theater on the square. Doug Stout of the Licking County Library
will present "Licking County in Vietnam, Our Honored Dead" a documentary film.

May 25 - Thursday

4:00 p.m. at LCGS Library
Executive Board Meeting.
May 29 - Monday NOTE: Memorial Day
All locations of the Licking County Library and
the Licking County Genealogical Society Library will be closed.

June 5 - Monday

6:00 p.m., 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark,OH.
Program:
"How to Research Records in the LCGS Library and On The Web"
(NOTE: Program change.)
Presented by: LCGS Volunteers


Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public
For more information call the LCGS Library at 740-349-5510.

June 19 - Monday

6:00 p.m., 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark,OH.
Meeting: "DIG (DNA Interest Group)" - DNA Focus Group.

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public.
For more information, please call 740-349-5510.

June 29 - Thursday

10:30 a.m. at LCGS Library
Executive Board Meeting.

July 4 - Tuesday

NOTE: Independence Day
All locations of the Licking County Library and
the Licking County Genealogical Society Library will be closed.

July 10 - Monday

6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. - Meet at the Licking County Records and Archives, 39 South Buena Vista Street,
Newark, OH. (behind the Licking County Sheriff's Office).
NO ADMITTANCE after 6:15 p.m.
so don't be late.
For a tour and research access to the Licking County Records and Archives.

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public
For more information call the LCGS Library at 740-349-5510.

July 11 - Tuesday

6:00 p.m., 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark,OH.
Meeting: "DIG (DNA Interest Group)" - DNA Focus Group.

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public.
For more information, please call 740-349-5510.

July 27 - Thursday

10:30 a.m. at LCGS Library
Executive Board Meeting.

August 3 - Monday


5:30 p.m. - 1st Floor Meeting Room of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street,
Newark, OH.


Meeting: Annual Summer Potluck - Please bring a covered dish or dessert to share.
Table service and beverages will be furnished by L.C.G.S.
Come and enjoy the food, the program, induction of new members of the Society of Civil War Families of Licking County and more.


Program: "Society of Civil War Families: What, Why and How
"
Presented by: Amy Johnson Crow


Kathy Harty, Chairman of the Society of Civil War Families of Licking County will induct newly approved members of this new lineage society.

August 14 - Monday

6:00 p.m., 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark,OH.
Meeting: "DIG (DNA Interest Group)" - DNA Focus Group.

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public.
For more information, please call 740-349-5510.
August 30 - September 2, 2017 -
Wednesday - Saturday
NON-LCGS EVENT - FEDERATION OF GENEALOGICAL SOCIETIES ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Mark your calendars and look for further information as it becomes available. This national conference will have the best speakers in the field giving you their tips and methods to improve your research. The exhibit hall will have the latest in products, software, and books. Come and spend time with us — you never know when you will meet a cousin!
For more details, see http://www.fgs.org/cpage.php?pt=43.

August 31 - Thursday

10:30 a.m. at LCGS Library:
Executive Board Meeting.

September 9 - Saturday

9:45 a.m. Registration - 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, OH.
10 a.m.-12p.m. Genealogy Roundtable - FREE

Genealogy Roundtable - The Licking County Genealogical Society will offer open genealogical forums on three Saturday mornings: September 9, October 14, and November 4.
Presented by: Eydie Keim

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public
For more information call the LCGS Library at 740-349-5510. 

September 10 - Sunday

2 p.m. in the 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, OH.

Meeting:
Program: "Breaking Through Your Brick Walls"
Presented by Roger Marble
Biography:
Past member Board of Trustees OGS. Is a member of Society of Mayflower Descendants, First Settlers of Ashtabula Co. OH, NEHGS, and various chapters of OGS. Is a past President of Summit County Chapter OGS. In addition to presenting at OGS conferences and chapter meetings, he has delivered seminars from Oregon to Massachusetts and Wisconsin to Georgia.

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public
For more information call the LCGS Library at 740-349-5510.

September 11 - Monday

6:00 p.m., 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark,OH.
Meeting: "DIG (DNA Interest Group)" - DNA Focus Group.

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public.
For more information, please call 740-349-5510.

September 28 - Thursday

10:30 a.m. at the LCGS Library:
Executive Board Meeting.

October 1 - Sunday

2 p.m. in the 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, OH.

Meeting:
Program: "Sanborn Maps and other research methods"
Presented by:
Cory Stutes

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public
For more information call the LCGS Library at 740-349-5510.

October 14 - Saturday

9:45 a.m. Registration - 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, OH.
10 a.m.-12p.m. Genealogy Roundtable - FREE

Genealogy Roundtable - The Licking County Genealogical Society will offer open genealogical forums on three Saturday mornings: September 9, October 14, and November 4.
Presented by: Eydie Keim

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public
For more information call the LCGS Library at 740-349-5510.  

October 16 - Monday

6:00 p.m., 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark,OH.
Meeting: "DIG (DNA Interest Group)" - DNA Focus Group.

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public.
For more information, please call 740-349-5510.

October 26 - Thursday

10:30 a.m. at the LCGS Library:
Executive Board Meeting.

November 4 - Saturday

9:45 a.m. Registration - 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, OH.
10 a.m.-12p.m. Genealogy Roundtable - FREE

Genealogy Roundtable - The Licking County Genealogical Society will offer open genealogical forums on three Saturday mornings: September 9, October 14, and November 4.
Presented by: Eydie Keim

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public
For more information call the LCGS Library at 740-349-5510.  

November 5 - Sunday

2 p.m. in the 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, OH.

Meeting:
Program: "Comisford Family"
Presented by: William Comisford

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public
For more information call the LCGS Library at 740-349-5510. 

November 13 - Monday

6:00 p.m., 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark,OH.
Meeting: "DIG (DNA Interest Group)" - DNA Focus Group.

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public.
For more information, please call 740-349-5510.

November 21 - November 25
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday

NOTE: Library closed for Thanksgiving week. Library will re-open on Tuesday, November 28, 2017.

November 30 - Thursday

10:30 a.m. at the LCGS Library:
Executive Board Meeting.

December 3 - Sunday

2 p.m. in the 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark, OH.


Meeting: Annual Christmas Party
Light refreshments will be provided.
In this time of giving, please bring a monetary donation for the Licking County Food Bank..

Program: "Christmas Shoebox"
Presented by: Carmen Horn

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public
For more information call the LCGS Library at 740-349-5510.

December 11 - Monday

6:00 p.m., 1st Floor Meeting Room A of the Licking County Library, 101 West Main Street, Newark,OH.
Meeting: "DIG (DNA Interest Group)" - DNA Focus Group.

Please plan to attend and bring a friend.
Meetings are free and open to the public.
For more information, please call 740-349-5510.

December 26, 2017 -
January 2, 2018
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.

Library closed for Christmas and New Year's Holidays. Library will re-open on Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

December 28 - Thursday

10:30 a.m. at the LCGS Library:
Executive Board Meeting. ONLY IF REQUIRED.


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