Event Calendar

Events for Saturday, September 9, 2017

Euclid Creek - Wildwood Park Fall Cleanup Day
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Volunteers will help with cleaning up trash, removing invasives and other maintenance activities in the wetland and streamside restoration area at the Wildwood Lacustrine Wetland.

Dress for the weather, Bring water, Wear long sleeves and pants, boots or work shoes, and work gloves are recommended. Trash bags will be provided.

All groups welcome, children under age 18 must fill out and bring to the event a Cleveland Metroparks waiver signed by a parent/guardian and must have adult supervision.

Contact/Registration —to register, or for questions contact Claire Posius at 216-524-6580 x1004 or cposius@cuyahogaswcd.org.
Meet at the Wildwood Picnic pavilion. Wildwood Park is located at E. 174th St. and Lakeshore Blvd. in Cleveland.
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Meet Euclid Council President Candidate, Attorney Alisa Boles
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Please stop by to share with me your vision for the City & support a local business.
Bagel Buddy’s • 20070 Lakeshore Blvd, Euclid
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Genealogical Committee of Western Reserve Historical Society class "Fundamentals of English and Welsh Family History Research"
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Presenter:Liz Pearson, member of the Genealogical Committee.
Grasp an understanding of the three categories of documents that underpin English & Welsh family history research from 1538-present. Discover free comprehensive UK websites, maps of ever-changing jurisdictions, and several untapped but valuable resources and re-evaluate the reason your ancestors may not be where they should be.
Fee $15. Register online at www.wrhs.org.
Class will be held in the Hassler Room of the Research Library at the WRHS Cleveland History Center, 10825 East Blvd., Cleveland, OH 44106
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German Genealogical Research Series
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
News Release:

For Immediate release:

More Ohioans have German ancestry than any other ethnic origin. You can learn about your German roots at a free program at the Independence Civic Center sponsored by the Ohio Chapter Palatines to America in conjunction with the Cuyahoga Valley Genealogical Society. Statistics released in December 2016 by the U. S. Census Bureau show that 24.3% of the people living in Independence have German ancestry.

German Genealogical Research Series Program

Independence Civic Center

6363 Selig Blvd – Independence, Ohio - contact info jdgramlich@hotmail.com

Saturday, September 9, 2017 -- 2 pm to 4 pm

Guest Speaker - Nancy Ottman

Nancy Is retired Director of HR and Loss Prevention for the JC Penney Co. She has been involved with genealogy research for 30 years. Nancy is a member of the OGS, Pal-Am and the KS Genealogical Society. She has spoken to numerous Genealogical and Historical Societies, and fraternal organizations. Lectured at the Columbus Metro Library, Groveport Madison School District and Palatines to America both Ohio Chapter and National organization. In 2014 she completed a study with the Univ. of NC on American Gravestones and Cemeteries. Nancy was recently published in the “Your Genealogy Today” magazine.

Topics for this presentation include "Finding Your German Roots" and "The 19th Century German Traveler."

This program is presented as a public service. Everyone is welcome -- No Charge!


Richard E. Hartle, Publicity Chairman

Ohio Chapter Palatines to America


Independence Civic Center

6363 Selig Blvd – Independence, Ohio -
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"T" and Rich Dueling Piano Show at Eastside Irish American Club
7:30 PM

The Eastside Irish American Club
22770 Lakeshore Blvd, Euclid, OH.
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