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Monthly Meetings

General meetings of the Oklahoma Genealogical Society are held on the first Monday of each month in the Chesapeake Event Center, Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive, Oklahoma City.  The building is located at the northeast corner of the Oklahoma State Capitol Complex.   [click here for a printable map & directions]  

Monthly programs are free for all members of Oklahoma Genealogical Society. Non-members are welcome, but are charged $5 to attend each program.  We invite you to join!   See the Membership section on this website.

In case of conflict with a federal or state holiday, the meetings will be held on the second Monday evening of each month.  

Experienced researchers will be available before the meeting at 5 P.M. to answer research questions. The OGS meeting begin at 6:00 P.M. and finish at 7:45 P.M.  The Oklahoma History Research Library is also open until 7:45 P.M. on the evenings when OGS meets.


Scheduled Programs

July 7, 2014 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“How to Write Your Personal and Family History”
Speaker:  Phyllis Davidson, Metropolitan Library System

If you didn't get the entire handout at the meeting,


August 4, 2014 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“Cemetery Records”
Speaker:  La Nell Shores, President, Oklahoma Genealogical Society


August 8-9, 2014, Friday-Saturday

Jointly sponsored by the
Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center and the Oklahoma Genealogical Society

“Summer Sizzler: Death and the Hereafter Genealogy Workshop”


September 8, 2014 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“From Shtetl to Sooner State”
Speaker:  Phil Goldfarb, President, Tulsa Jewish Genealogical Society


October 4, 2014 Saturday Fall Seminar

“DNA and Your Genealogy: Breaking Down Walls and Finding Family”
Speaker:  Debbie Parker Wayne


October 6, 2014 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“Some Characters Buried at Guthrie's Summit View Cemetery”
Speaker:  Nelda Brown


November 3, 2014 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“Forensic Genealogy”
Speaker:  Rick Fogarty


December 1, 2014 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“The Germans in Texas: Why they came and Settlements”
Speaker:  Carolyn Lea




Directions to the Oklahoma History Center located 
at the northeast corner of the state capitol complex at N.E. 23rd and N. Lincoln Blvd. 

1 - turn north from 23rd Street at the first street east of the capitol 
2 - turn east at the stop light at N.E. 28th and Lincoln then south on Lindsay to the Oklahoma History Center parking lot.

click on Map image to enlarge       OkHistoryCtr.JPG (140570 bytes)

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