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Ottawa County, Oklahoma
PO BOX 1383, Miami, OK 74355
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Regularly scheduled monthly meetings are held the third Monday evening of each month at the Community Room of the First National Bank, 1749 North Main Street, Miami, Oklahoma. Membership is not required to attend meetings, but do you want to join the organization?

2014 Meeting Information

January 20, 2014
OCGS January meeting falls on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day this year
Place: Community Room of the First National Bank, 1749 North Main Street, Miami, Oklahoma
Program: "Recent Researching Nuggets of Wisdom" where members briefly relate something new about researching technique or resources they learned in 2013.

February 17, 2014 - OCGS January meeting falls on Presidents' Day this year
Hostess - Cari Allen
Program - How to participate in OCGS blog and Facebook page, presented by OCGS webmaster
Place: Community Room of the First National Bank, 1749 North Main Street, Miami, Oklahoma
Time: 6:00 PM for refreshments and networking, 6:30 PM to start the meeting

March 17, 2014 - OCGS January meeting falls on St. Patrick's Day this year
Hostess - Teresa Woodward
Program - Glendia White presents "The Genealogy of True Grit":
What does "True Grit" mean to you?  The 15 branches of the Eastern Oklahoma District Library System are planning to feature the book, True Grit and movies this spring.  Delaware County Genealogical Society president and employee of the Grove Public Library, Glendia White will present and original program entitled "The Genealogy of True Grit".  It will feature the family stories of the author, Charles McColl Portis, as well as the original cast members of the 1968 version of True Grit.  While building a new nation, many of our ancestors exhibited grit and determination to survive. True Grit.

Place: Community Room of the First National Bank, 1749 North Main Street, Miami, Oklahoma
Time: 6:00 PM for refreshments and networking, 6:30 PM to start the meeting

April 21, 2014
Hostess - Carolyn Leach
Program - A round table on genealogy and family history educational opportunities

Place: Community Room of the First National Bank, 1749 North Main Street, Miami, Oklahoma
Time: 6:00 PM for refreshments and networking, 6:30 PM to start the meeting

May 19, 2014
Hostess - None: Potluck - bring your favorite dish and WELCOME!
Place: Community Room of the First National Bank, 1749 North Main Street, Miami, Oklahoma
Time: 6:00 PM for potluck and networking, 6:30 PM to start the meeting

June 16, 2014
Hostess - Shirley Ratliff
Program - Digging Up "Dirt" on Your Black Sheep, Cari Allen
Place: Community Room of the First National Bank, 1749 North Main Street, Miami, Oklahoma
Time: 6:00 PM for refreshments and networking, 6:30 PM to start the meeting

July 21, 2014
Hostess - Luretta Williams
Program - Genealogists Using Facebook - a follow up: bring your log in information if you want to go "hands on".
Place: Community Room of the First National Bank, 1749 North Main Street, Miami, Oklahoma (Program at NEO computer lab - library)
Time: Program - at NEO 4:00 PM
5:30 PM at the community room for refreshments and networking, meeting to follow

August 18, 2014
Hostesses - Olive and Elizabeth Goad
Program - Puzzlers Series Launch
Place: Community Room of the First National Bank, 1749 North Main Street, Miami, Oklahoma
Time: 6:00 PM for refreshments and networking, 6:30 PM to start the meeting

September 15, 2014 - Annual Picnic at Charlie's Chicken, 2400 North Main, Miami, OK: 6:00 PM

October 20, 2014
Hostesses - Carrie and Fredrea Cook
Program - Puzzlers Series
Place: Community Room of the First National Bank, 1749 North Main Street, Miami, Oklahoma
Time: 6:00 PM for refreshments and networking, 6:30 PM to start the meeting

November 20, 2014 (postponed due to forecasted weather) - NOT AT BANK
Hostess - Shirley Carter
Program - Puzzlers Series
Place: Charlie's Chicken, 2400 North Main, Miami, Oklahoma
Time: Room reserved for 6:00 PM, 6:30 PM to start the meeting

December 15, 2014
No Host - Potluck
Program - Annual Christmas celebration and installation of 2015 Officers: All attending are invited to bring a dish of their choice to contribute to the festivities. If you care to part in the "Dirty Santa" gift exchange, the maximum gift cost is $10.00. No further business is held at this meeting.
Place: Community Room of the First National Bank, 1749 North Main Street, Miami, Oklahoma
Time: 6:00 PM for refreshments and networking, 6:30 PM to start

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