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Beyond the Battlefield Symposium

Ohio Civil War 150 logoNov. 7 & 8, 2014 at the Ohio History Center

Explore a different side of the Civil War at the Beyond the Battlefield Symposium, featuring an opening reception on Nov. 7 and a day full of panel discussions on Nov. 8.  Register Now for either day or both!


Dickens of a Christmas

December 12-13 and 19-20, 2014, 6:00-9:00 p.m.Costumed interpreters at Dickens of a Christmas, Ohio Village
December 21, 2014, 12:00-5:00 p.m.
Ohio Village

Capture the spirit of holidays past at Ohio Village, where Charles Dickens' festive and enduring vision comes to life through jolly carols, decorations and traditions inspired by his colorful tales. Enjoy craft and cooking demonstrations, and shop the General Store for the perfect gift.  $12/Adults; $9/Children ages 6-12; $10/OHS Member Adults; $7/OHS Member Children ages 6-12; Free/Children 5 and under. 
Click here to purchase tickets online.

 

Saint Nicholas makes an appearance in the Ohio VillageDickens of a Dinner

December 12, 13, 19 and 20, 2014, 6:00 p.m.
Ohio Village

Experience an evening in the world of Charles Dickens. Feast on a sumptuous dinner in the American House Hotel and hear carols performed by the Ohio Village Singers, then enjoy
Dickens of a Christmas festivities throughout Ohio Village until 9 p.m. Advance registration required. $50/OHS member; $60/Non-member. Click here to purchase tickets online.

Christmas Buffet at Ohio Village

December 21, 2014, 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Ohio Village

Before attending Dickens of a Christmas in Ohio Village, start your day off right with a festive holiday buffet. Enjoy splendidly prepared dishes in the warmth of the American House Hotel, and then step out to enjoy Dickens of a Christmas.  Price includes buffet and admission to the Dickens of a Christmas event. $35/OHS Member; $19/OHS Member age 6-12; $44/Non-Member; $22/Non-Member age 6-12. Advance reservations required. Click here to purchase tickets online.

 

This is Your Life, Ebenezer Scrooge

Ebenezer Scrooge preparing to count his money at the Ohio Village Bank December 18, 2014 at 7:00 pm
Ohio Village


While partaking in a festive holiday meal, join your host, Jacob Marley, as he introduces people from the good, the bad, and the ugly of Ebenezer Scrooge's life.   $50/OHS Member, $60/Non-Member.  Advance registration required.  Click here to register online.

 

2014 Genealogy Workshops

Students learning to use microfilm readers in the Archives/Library

The Ohio History Connection’s Archives/Library, the Franklin County Genealogical and Historical Society, and the Columbus Metropolitan Library jointly offer a series of programs designed to introduce family history researchers to the many records and resources available to them.  

The workshops will offer an in-depth introduction to the basic methods, tools and sources for getting started in your family history research.  These programs are recommended to those who have not previously had genealogical instruction or who are looking to refresh or jump-start their genealogical research skills.

Again this year, we will be offering webinar classes for attendees to join and participate in from their personal computers at home. 

Click here to register for both the traditional classroom-based workshops and the webinars.

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