Classes & Events

Special Collections offers a recurring series of genealogy classes at Main Library. All are free and open to the public, and meet on Saturdays from 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. See the flyer below for the current schedule with class descriptions and room locations. Registration is requested.

Please join us for these upcoming events:

Searching The Reporter, Akron’s African-American newspaper and other digital historic newspapers now available on Ohio Memory on Wednesday, October 25 at 6:30-8 pm in Meeting Room 2AB at Main Library.

To register for any of our classes or programs or for more information, contact the Special Collections Division at 330-643-9030 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Class Flyers