Meetings are held the second Monday of each month in the meeting room at the North Ridgeville Branch of the Lorain Public Library, 35700 Bainbridge Road, North Ridgeville, Ohio 44039, 440-327-8326. Social Time: 6:30 pm; the general meeting and program begins at 7:00 pm. Exceptions such as field trips, picnics and other activities will be announced in advance here and in the Lorain County Researcher. Check back to this link often so that you might plan your calendar for attendance of our meetings!!


Events for 2017


April 10 “Coroner’s Inquests”  presented by Tom Neel –Looking for genealogy information in the Coronor’s Inquests


May 8 - Debbie Abbott, -  Researching at the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)

June 12 Researching Irish Ancestors – Margaret Lynch, Ph.D, Executive Director, Irish American Archives Society


July – No Meeting


 August 14 – Debbie Abbott -  Researching  at the Library of Congress


September 11 “U.S. Military Medals”   presented by Paul Kaparoff who will speak about finding out about medals your ancestors may have earned, getting the documents that list the circumstances of the award, and how to get replacements for lost medals etc.


October  9  - “How to Prepare a Lineage Application” - presented by Margaret Cheney


November 13  - “City Directories in Excel” – presented by Norm Lewicki


December 11 - TBA