Sunday, March 1, 2009

Texas Genealogy Events: Week of March 2-8, 2009

Straight from the Texas Genealogy Events calendar, here's what is happening in Texas for the week of March 2-9, 2009:

Monday, March 2:

Clayton House Grand Opening, 1:00 pm
Public ceremony for the grand opening of the newly renovated Clayton House on the grounds of the Clayton Library and Center for Genealogical Research. Houston Mayor Bill White, city council members, and others will be on hand for this event.

Montgomery County Genealogical & Historical Society, Inc.
Monthly Meeting, 6:30 pm
Montgomery County Memorial Library, 104 I-45 N, 1st floor meeting room, in Conroe, Texas.

Tuesday, March 3:

San Angelo Genealogical and Historical Society Meeting, 7:00 pm
First Baptist Church, First Place, 14 East Harris Avenue, San Angelo, Texas. Visitors are welcome.

Thursday, March 5:

Mid Cities Genealogical Society Meeting (Euless) 7:00 pm
Speaker: Bernard Meisner
Topic: Tracing Urban AncestorsPast MCGS President Bernard Meisner will discuss how he has tracked the family of Andreas and Barbara Meisner through the Pittsburgh metropolitan area, applying a variety of tips, techniques and data sources.

Saturday, March 7:

Houston Genealogical Forum Meeting, 10:00 am
Speaker: Lisa Struthers, MLIS, Director of Albert & Ethel Herzstein Library, San Jacinto Museum of History
Topic: Live online tour of the library online catalog
Bayland Park Community Center
6400 Bissonnet, Houston

Genealogical Society of Kendall County Meeting, 10:00 am
Boerne, Boerne Public Library

For further details on these events, please see the Texas Genealogy Events Calendar. Please confirm all dates and locations with the host societies and organizations.

Do you have an event you'd like to see on the calendar? Contact me using the email address at the right side of this blog. Events should occur in Texas or be of interest to Texans (neighboring states welcome). Speakers are encouraged to publicize their presentations.

1 comment:

  1. I love how you keep everyone posted like this. I wish you lived by me!

    I wanted to let you know that I have nominated you for the Kreativ Blogger Award. I know it's been making the rounds, but I wanted to let you know how much I have enjoyed your blog.