21 January 2015: Missouri State Archives -- Where History Begins. Christine Miller, archivist, will provide an overview of the abundance of records of genealogical significance at the Missouri State Archives.9:30 a.m. at The Library Center. NOTE: This meeting is being held on the 3rd Wednesday instead of the 4th Wednesday to accomodate the schedule of the speaker.
2 February 2015: ProShow, Photo Slideshow CreatorbyOGS member Charlie Dischinger. The first of two programs will give an overview of ProShow Gold's ability to easily create stunning photo shlide shows for friends, family, business, or just for fun. 7:00 p.m. at The Library Center.
11 February 2015: Unrestricted Warfare: The 1916-1917 Streetcar Strike by Erin Smither, manuscript specialist for the State Historical Society of Missouri. Erin will discuss the cause of the strike, analyze community support for striking workers, and how a kidnapping and murder affected the outcome.9:30 a.m. at The Library Center.
25 February 2015: Then and Now. John Sellers, executive director of the History Museum on the Square, will present a program featuring historic photographs of locations in Springfield and what is at those locations today. He will also discuss problems in finding some of the locations based on th changing of street numbers and names through the years.9:30 a.m. at The Library Center.