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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

January 5, 2015 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“Genealogy Resolutions for 2015 That Make Sense and I Can Keep”
Speaker:  Billy Fogarty, M.ED


February 2, 2015 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“First Families of the Twin Territories”
Speaker:  June Stone, OGS Boardmember & First Families of the Twin Territories Chairman


March 2, 2015 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“OHS Digital Projects and Oral Histories”
Speaker:  J.A. Pryse, Digital Archivist, Research Division,
Oklahoma Historical Society


March 28, 2015 Saturday Spring Seminar

Judy Russell, “The Legal Genealogist”


April 6, 2015 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“Genealogy Software”
Speaker:  Team OGS


May 4, 2015 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“Researching City Directories”
Speaker:  Dr. Debra Spindle, Research Librarian and
Member of Association of Professional Genealogists


June 1, 2015 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“Native American Research”
Speaker:  Nancy Calhoun, Head of Genealogy & Local History, Muskogee Public Library


July 6, 2015 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“Early Ancestors in Arkansas, Missouri, or Illinois May Be a Clue to War of 1812”
Speaker: Billie Fogarty, M.Ed


August 3, 2015 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“A Night with Bob Blackburn”
Speaker: Dr. Bob Blackburn


September 14, 2015 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“Migration Trails”
Speaker: Bill Welge


October 5, 2015 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“Southwest Genealogical Society Family History Room”
Speaker: Amber Follett


November 2, 2015 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“The History of Passport Applications and the Passports of Famous Individuals in U.S. History”
Speaker: Phil Goldfarb


December 7, 2015 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

“Working around and through Brick Walls”
Speaker: Team OGS


 

 

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 
             or 
2 - turn east at the stop light at N.E. 28th and Lincoln then south on Lindsay to the Oklahoma History Center parking lot.


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