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Membership in Lorain County Chapter includes an E-mail subscription to the Lorain
County Researcher, our quarterly newsletter, containing member's queries,
recorded videos of our monthly meetings with handouts, articles on Lorain
County genealogy, news of affiliate organizations and publications for sale.
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Updated 24 July 2022
(There are 2 videos – the candle ceremony & the
The Board had hoped to start in-person meetings
in August, 2022. However, with the Covid virus still
spreading, we are being overly cautious by delaying in-person meetings until
the Spring of 2023.
will continue with virtual meetings via the BlueJeans
platform until further notice. These
virtual meetings will be announced just as our in-person meetings were and
directions for “attending” will be included in the announcements.
more information contact:
How to Research Deeds in Lorain County
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link to see what's planned for the year.
Members will have access to old newsletters,
videos of our monthly meetings along with handouts when speakers agree to be
recorded, newsletters from other chapters, and educational webinars.
A Chapter of the Ohio
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,
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 for upcoming programs
so that you might plan your calendar for attendance to our meetings! The
public is welcome to attend all meetings.
If you need to contact the
Chapter, you may either send regular mail to:
Lorain County Chapter of OGS
P.O. Box 865
Elyria, OH 44036-0865
Or you may send an email to: email@example.com. Either way, we will
respond as quickly as possible.