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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 4, 2016 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

"Your OGS Membership"
Speaker: Team OGS


February 1, 2016 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

"Creek Freedmen"
Speaker: Ron Graham


March 7, 2016 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

"US Census Research - Beyond the Population Schedules"
Speaker: Billie Fogarty, M.ED.


April 4, 2016 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

"Genealogical Myths and Mistakes"
Speaker: Mahlon Erickson


May 2, 2016 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

"Traveling to America in Steerage and Whether to Admit or Deport Our Ancestors"
Speaker: Phil Goldfarb


June 6, 2016 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

"Native American Genealogy and Research"
Speaker: Rick Fogarty


July 11, 2016 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

"Online Family Trees"
Speaker: Jim Ike


August 1, 2016 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

"Unlocking the Treasures in the National Archives"
Speaker: Billie Fogarty, M. Ed.


September 12, 2016 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

"Mexican Independence Day"
Speaker: Raj Folmsbee


October 3, 2016 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

"Skeletons in our Midst: Fleshing out the Lives of Ancestors with a Bad Reputation"
Speaker: Erin Taylor


November 7, 2016 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

"How to Research a Library"
Speaker: Laura Martin


December 5, 2016 Monday 6:00 pm OGS General Meeting

"Ultimate Sacrifice - Rupert Harrison and Military Records"
Speaker: Mike Birdsong


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.


click on Map image to enlarge       OkHistoryCtr.jpg