Straight from the Texas Genealogy Events calendar, here's what is happening in Texas for the week of April 6-12, 2009:
All Month, April 1-30:
Clayton Library: In honor of Confederate History Month, the United Daughters of the Confederacy will have a display highlighting "Women of the South."
Monday, April 6:
Montgomery County Genealogical & Historical Society, Inc. Monthly Meeting, 6:30pm
Montgomery County Memorial Library, 104 I-45 N, 1st floor meeting room, in Conroe, Texas.
Ellis County Genealogical Society Meeting, 7pm
Ellis County Woman's Building, 407 West Jefferson Street in Waxahachie
Tuesday, April 7
San Angelo Genealogical and Historical Society Meeting, 7pm
First Baptist Church, First Place, 14 East Harris Avenue, San Angelo, Texas. Visitors are welcome.
Wednesday, April 8
Collin County Genealogical Society Meeting, 7pm
Meeting location: W. O. Haggard, Jr. Public Library
2501 Coit Road, Plano, Texas
Thursday, April 9
Clayton Library Session: Funeral Rites, 2pm
Come and learn about funeral rites and customs and the records they engender. See how different ethnicities treat this event that is common to us all. Reservations required.
Denton County Genealogical Society Meeting, 6:30pm
Location: Denton Public Library
Emily Fowler Central Library
502 Oakland St
Denton, TX 76201
Saturday, April 11
Tyler - FHC/ETGS 9th Annual Family History Seminar
8:30am - 2:30pm
Meeting Location: LDS Family History Center
1617 Shiloh Road, Tyler, Texas
Clayton Library: DAR Lineage Help, 10am
Bring in your genealogy and speak with experts from local DAR chapters. In addition, there will be personal consultations withthree expert members of the Houston Genealogical Forum. Please submit your"brick wall" questions to GenProblems(at)HGFTX.org prior to April 11 for optimum assistance. This event is co-sponsored by Clayton Library and the Houston area Daughters of the American Revolution chapters. No reservations required. Adults/Teens.
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.