Meetings are held at the Richardson-Bretz Building, 119 West Fulton Street, Celina on the second Sunday of each month at 2:00 p.m (with some date exceptions due to holidays). Meetings are open to the public.
January 9, 2022
Sam Schmitz will present “To Germany and Back: Visiting Ancestral Home Towns and Experiencing Germany."
February 13, 2022
Karla Hamblin and Mary Brandon will an in-depth look at the Chapter's website.
March 13, 2022
Caroline Hinders will be speaking about the Genealogy Room at the Mercer County Public Library. We will meet at the Richardson-Bretz Building at 2:00 and then walk to the library. Plan to do a little research. The meeting will conclude properly at 4:00 p.m.
April 10, 2022
The Railroads of Mercer County
Rail enthusiast and historian, Daniel Meckstroth will present the story of railroads in Mercer County and Celina At one time in the early 20th century, three railroads and one interurban line served Celina and Mercer County. The Lake Erie and Western, Cincinnati Northern, Cincinnati, Hamilton and Dayton, and the Western Ohio Interurban served the transportation needs of residents. Learn how these lines were developed, how they served the citizens of the area, and their eventual demise.
Details from the meeting
May 8, 2022
Sue Miller and Anne Miller will be presenting "Sentimental Journey Through the Miller Museum"