GENEALOGY

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

  • Genealogy Workshop
    Library Center
    10 a.m. in the auditorium for adults.
    Researching Church Records at the Flower Pentecostal Heritage Center (FPHC). Glenn Gohr, reference archivist at the FPHC will provide a brief introduction to the Assemblies of God in Springfield and an overview of the historical records available at the FPHC. The presentation will be followed by a onsite tour of the FPHC archives Sponsored by Ozarks Genealogical Society.

Monday, October 2, 2017

  • Genealogy Workshop
    Library Center
    7 p.m. in the auditorium for adults.
    Revolutionary War Ancestors. OGS members Carmen Boyd and J. Howard Fisk will discuss researching Revolutionary War ancestors in relation to their respective hereditary societies, Daughters of the American Revolution and Sons of the American Revolution Sponsored by Ozarks Genealogical Society.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

  • Genealogy Workshop
    Library Center
    10 a.m. in the auditorium for adults.
    Trail of Tears. In honor of Native American Heritage Month, join Jackie Warfel, chairman of the Greene County Historic Sites Board, and Terry Whaley, director of Ozark Greenways, for a screening of The Department of the Interior National Park Service short film, "Trail of Tears," not rated, exposing one of the darkest chapters in American history. After the film, Jackie and Terry will discuss the Greene County routes of this National Historic Trail Sponsored by Ozarks Genealogical Society.

Monday, November 6, 2017

  • Genealogy Workshop
    Library Center
    7 p.m. in the auditorium for adults.
    Are there Black Sheep in Your Family? OGS members will discuss the rascals in their families and the resources available to help researchers determine if a family tale is true or false Sponsored by Ozarks Genealogical Society.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

  • Genealogy Workshop
    Library Center
    10 a.m. in the auditorium for adults.
    Remembering and Honoring and Martyrs of the Race Course. OGS member Gail Mitchell will give two presentations about the origins of Memorial Day. A video memorial honoring OGS members and/or family members who have passed in the previous year will also be presented. Families, friends and loved ones are encouraged to attend Sponsored by Ozarks Genealogical Society.

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