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Online Tools to Organize and Collaborate with Your Cousins
Saturday, February 13
Online Tools to Organize and Collaborate with Your Cousins  (Monthly Meeting)
1:30 pm
VIRTUAL
Kelli Bergheimer will pesent tips and techniques of online wikis, blogs, and collaborating tools to share your family history with your cousins, friends, and family.
Members will receive an email with a link to the virtual meeting 1 or 2 days prior to the meeting.



Finding Records in Naturalization Records
Saturday, March 13
Finding Records in Naturalization Records  (Monthly Meeting)
1:30 pm
VIRTUAL
Immigration research can begin right in your own back yard. In fact, many researchers may feel inclined to “jump the pond” too quickly and overlook some wonderful sources.  Our speaker, Amie Bowser Tennant, will discuss one of those sources -- Naturalization Records.
Members will receive an email with a link to the virtual meeting 1 or 2 days prior to the meeting.



The American Revolutionary War Soldiers at Woodland Cemetery
Saturday, April 10
The American Revolutionary War Soldiers at Woodland Cemetery  (Monthly Meeting)
1:30 pm
VIRTUAL
Woodland has the distinction of having members of every major war buried in the hallowed ground of the cemetery.  Of the 158 Revolutionary War soldiers buried in Montgomery County, 20 are resting peacefully at Woodland.  This program will give information on the men who served, their regiment and state, and what they were doing in Dayton after the close of their service.
Members will receive an email with a link to the virtual meeting 1 or 2 days prior to the meeting.



The 15 Habits of Highly Frugal Genealogists
Saturday, May 8
The 15 Habits of Highly Frugal Genealogists  (Monthly Meeting)
1:30 pm
Virtual
Who said genealogy and the hunt for your family history has to be expensive?  Thomas MacEntee will discuss how savvy genealogists find success with 15 basic habits of frugality.
Members will receive an email with a link to the virtual meeting 1 or 2 days prior to the meeting.



Society Picnic & Lineage Society Inductions
Saturday, June 12
Society Picnic & Lineage Society Inductions  (Monthly Meeting)
TBD
Our meeting in June is typically our Society Picnic and Lineage Society Inductions.  Not knowing what 2021 will bring, we remain hopeful that we will be able to get together.  We will announce definite plans at a later time.  Fingers crossed!!



Wright State University Archives
Saturday, July 10
Wright State University Archives  (Monthly Meeting)
1:30 pm
VIRTUAL
Our speaker, Bill Stoltz, will provide a presentation on the vast county resources that have been collected and preserved by the Wright State University Archives.  Records date back to the 1800's and include materials for the 11 counties in central southwest Ohio.
Members will receive an email with a link to the virtual meeting 1 or 2 days prior to the meeting.



PowerPoint Tricks for Genealogists
Saturday, August 14
PowerPoint Tricks for Genealogists  (Monthly Meeting)
1:30 pm
VIRTUAL
Join our speaker, Mike Garrambone, for a lesson on the use of PowerPoint and its powerful tools in documenting your genealogical research.  Learn how to use PowerPoint to make your research look highly professional, interesting and attractive.
Members will receive an email with a link to the virtual meeting 1 or 2 days prior to the meeting.



Finding Your Ancestors in United States Church Records
Saturday, September 11
Finding Your Ancestors in United States Church Records  (Monthly Meeting)
1:30 pm
VIRTUAL
In the United States, it’s most common to search for ancestors in civil and public records such as censuses, vital records, deeds, naturalization records, newspapers, and city directories. But sometimes these sources fall short.  Our speaker, Sunny Morton, will discuss how church records may be the answer to your brick wall.
Members will receive an email with a link to the virtual meeting 1 or 2 days prior to the meeting.



Montgomery County Chapter OGS - Annual Genealogy Seminar
Saturday, October 9
Montgomery County Chapter OGS - Annual Genealogy Seminar  (Seminar)
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
TBD
Curt B. Witcher, Genealogy Center Manager at the Allen County Public Library in Fort Wayne, Indiana will be the featured speaker for the 2021 Seminar.
 
Details will be announced later.



Striking Gold: Using Cluster Research to Find an Unknown Father
Saturday, November 13
Striking Gold: Using Cluster Research to Find an Unknown Father  (Monthly Meeting)
1:30 pm
VIRTUAL
Blended ethnic families can be tough to trace.  Our speaker, Dana Palmer, will discuss how to be successful finding your German ancestor's father by using cluster research techniques and free online tools.
Members will receive an email with a link to the virtual meeting 1 or 2 days prior to the meeting.