Genealogical Seminars and Events in Texas

Genealogical Seminars, Monthly Genealogical Society Meetings, Historical Events, Cemetery Association Meetings, Family Reunions Please send URL with information about the event or an e-mail contact person to Carla Clifton.

Anderson

East Texas Genealogy Society

meets the second Saturday of each month at 2:00 p.m. at the Tyler Public Library. Interesting and informative programs help members and visitors with their genealogical research.

Angelina

Angelina County Genealogical Society

meets the third Monday of each month. PO Box 150631, Lufkin, TX 75915-0631

Angelina College Genealogy Conference

convenes annually in July, Lufkin, Texas

Aransas

Genealogical Society of Aransas County

meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Elementary School on Live Oak Street. All visitors are welcome. Membership dues are $15 per year for single persons or $20 for married couples. For further information, please contact the GSAC at P.O. Box 1642, Fulton, TX 78358.

Bell

Texas Czech Genealogical Society

520 N. Main St., Temple, TX 76501-3247, membership@txczgs.org, 972-423-7072

Bexar

San Antonio Genealogical & Historical Society

meets 3rd Saturday of the month, (except July, Aug. & Dec.) 10:00 am at the LDS Church, corner of Midcrown & Crestway in NE San Antonio (Windcrest area). Speakers at each meeting, vistors welcome. SAGHS Library, 911 Melissa Drive in N Central San Antonio is open; Monday 10am-4 pm, Wednesday 10 am-9pm, Saturday 10am-4 pm & Sunday 1-5 pm. Society members research free, visitors $5 per day. 210/342-5242 for information or view our catalog on line.

Brazoria

Brazosport Genealogical Society

meets monthly. Write: P.O. Box 813, Lake Jackson, TX 77566 for information.

Brazoria County Historical Museum Cemetery Committee

meets once a month at the museum in Angleton, Texas.

Brazos

Brazos Genealogical Association

meets the third Monday of each month from 7:00 pm to 8:45 pm in the second floor auditorium of the Bryan Public Library. The Bryan Public Library is located in downtown Bryan at 201 East 26th Street. There are no regular meetings in July & December.

Cherokee

Cherokee County Genealogical Society

meetings are held the second Monday of the months of September through May at Bonner Place, 421 S. Bonner (off Larissa, across from First United Methodist Church), Jacksonville, Texas 75766 at 7:00 p.m. In case of in climate weather, the meeting will be held on the following Monday. Refreshments are served. Visitors are most welcome!! Come join us!!

Collin

Collin County Genealogical Society

(CCGS) Regularly scheduled programs featuring genealogical topics and speakers are held on the 2nd Wednesday, September to June, at the W.O. Haggard, Jr. Library, 2501 Coit Road, Plano, Texas 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The Society does not meet during the summer months of July and August. Guests Welcome!

For information contact CCGS Membership Chair at ccgs.members@gmail.com
Or visit our website for information about the society and upcoming program topics.

Collin County Historical Society and Museum

was founded in 1957 and currently occupy a 1911 Texas Landmark post office building at 300 E. Virginia St., McKinney, TX 75069. info@collincountyhistorymuseum.org.

Crosby

Ogle / Hawkins & Allied Families

reunion is held the first Sunday in August every year at the Crosbyton County Pioneer Museum building auditorium, 101 West Main Street, Crosbyton, Texas. The event is a potluck luncheon and usually starts around 10 am. The first reunion was held in 1968, down at Silver Falls, and was moved into town in the mid 1990s. Most years attendance is between 80 and 100. Attendees usually tour the museum, visit family gravesites at the Crosbyton cemetery and many head to Silver Falls Park in the late afternoon.
Kyla Bayang - Family Historian & Contact Person

Dallas

Dallas Genealogical Society

general meetings are open to the public and are held the first Saturday of each month at the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library in downtown Dallas. There are no meetings scheduled in June, July, and August. Registration and social time begin at 10:30am. A short Business meeting starts at 11:00am, followed by a program of interest to family history researchers from 11:30am to 12:30pm. Check our Calendar on the DGS web site for descriptions of the programs as well as any changes to meeting dates or times. Dallas Genealogical Society, P. O. Box 12446, Dallas, Texas 75225-0446 1-866-YOU2DGS (866-968-2347) info@dallasgenealogy.org

Hispanic Organization of Genealogy and Research

(HOGAR de Dallas) was founded in 1997. We meet every third Tuesday of the months of September, November, January, March and May at 6:30 P.M. in Casa View Library on the corner of Joaquin and Ferguson in Dallas.

The organization has compiled into annual Journals the studies, research, stories, and lineages of not only our members, but others that have contributed to the Journals for the past ten years.

Membership application form can be found on our web site. The application form can be printed, completed and mailed along with $30 to
HOGAR de Dallas, P.O. Box 570244, Dallas, Texas 75357

Each past Journal's cost is $30 dollars. The table of contents for each of the ten Journals can be found on our web site.

Gregg

East Texas Genealogy Society

meets the second Saturday of each month at 2:00 p.m. at the Tyler Public Library. Interesting and informative programs help members and visitors with their genealogical research.

Harris

The Bay Area Genealogical Society

(BAGS) meets at University Baptist Church, 16106 Middlebrook Drive, Houston, TX, at 6:00 p.m. on the last Friday of each month (except November and December when alternate dates are set to accommodate the Holidays.)
Light supper is served prior to the meetings.

Baytown Genealogy Society

meets every second Monday of the month at Baytown Library, 5203 Decker Dr., Baytown, TX. Contact the library 281.424.8388

Henderson

Athens Genealogical Organization

(AGO) meets the last Thurs. of each month 6pm-whenever at the First Methodist Church on Lover's Lane, in Athens. Membership $15.00 per year for mailed journals. (covers all of Henderson Co. TX)
Membership dues can be mailed to: AGO Treasurer, c/o Henderson Co. Library, 121 S. Prairieville St., Athens, TX 75751

East Texas Genealogy Society

meets the second Saturday of each month at 2:00 p.m. at the Tyler Public Library. Interesting and informative programs help members and visitors with their genealogical research.

Houston

The Atascocita-Kingwood Genealogical Society

meets every second Sunday of the month at 3:00PM except December at The Rosemont, 6459 Kings Parkway, Kingwood, Texas 77345.
For more information see our website.

The Humble Area Genealogical Society

meets every second Monday of the month at 7:00PM except December, June-August at Kingwood College Teaching Theater, 20000 Kingwood Drive, Kingwood, Texas 77339.
281-312-1600

McLennan

McLennan County Cemetery Interest Group

meets on the second Tuesday of every month at the Waco-McLennan County Public Library, 1717 Austin Ave., Waco. Everyone is welcome to attend the meetings.

Midland

West Texas GEOLOGICAL Society

hosts monthly luncheon meetings on the second Tuesday of each month. Permian Basin Section SEPM meetings are on the third Tuesday. Cost is $15.00. Meetings are held at the Midland Center, corner of Wall and Main, in downtown Midland. Lunch starts at 11:30am, meeting called to order at 12 noon. Non-members welcome! Be sure to call the Society office at 432-683-1573 or email to make reservations for the meetings.

Newton

Farr Chapel Homecoming

is held on the Second Sunday in June. Due to summer heat and no facilities (no power, a/c, water) we keep the reunion brief. We have a short business meeting in the chapel about 10 am, with Dinner on the Grounds (covered dish lunch) immediately after. The cemetery is also open for visiting. The homecomings have been held regularly since the early 1900s. We do welcome visitors - please have them contact me at FarrsChapel@gmail.com

Panola

East Texas Genealogy Society

meets the second Saturday of each month at 2:00 p.m. at the Tyler Public Library. Interesting and informative programs help members and visitors with their genealogical research.

Rusk

East Texas Genealogy Society

meets the second Saturday of each month at 2:00 p.m. at the Tyler Public Library. Interesting and informative programs help members and visitors with their genealogical research.

Smith

East Texas Genealogy Society

meets the second Saturday of each month at 2:00 p.m. at the Tyler Public Library. Interesting and informative programs help members and visitors with their genealogical research.

Tarrant

Arlington Genealogical Society

meets 6:00 p.m. on the 2nd Tuesday of the months of September-June, in the Community room at the West Arlington Police Service Center, 2060 West Green Oaks Blvd. PO Box 373, Arlington, TX 76004-0373. Each meeting features a program related to genealogy and/or family history.
Visit the AGS web site, or the Arlington Public Library web site http://www.arlingtonlibrary.org/calendar for program and time details.

Fort Worth Genealogical Society

meets at 6:30 p.m. on the last Tuesday of each month, except December, in the Tandy Auditorium, Fort Worth Library, 500 West 3rd St. P.O. Box 471789, Fort Worth TX 76147-1408
Each meeting features a program related to genealogy and/or family history.
Visit the FWGS web site, or our Facebook page for program and time details.
FWGS@Mail.com
FWGS on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FortWorthGenealogicalSociety/
FWGS on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCksO7krvywdpstu8lGQc_JQ

Mid-Cities Genealogical Society

meets the first Thursday of each month at the Mary Lib Saleh Euless Public Library, 201 N. Ector, Euless, Texas. Visitors are welcome. P.O. Box 407, Bedford, Texas 76095-0407
Social and Beginners' Workshop at 6:30 p.m., General Meeting at 7:00 p.m. The meetings start with the introduction of new members and visitors and a short business session, followed by a speaker on a topic of genealogical or historical interest.
Visit the MCGS website for meeting details.

Grapevine Name Droppers

meets on the second Monday of every month, 10:30 a.m. to Noon, at the Grapevine Public Library, 1201 Municipal Way. This is an informal group of genealogy enthusiasts who meet in the program room at the library to hear speakers on a variety of genealogically-related topics. Meetings are free and open to the public.
Visit the Grapevine Public Library website for meeting details. - https://www.grapevinetexas.gov/314/Events

Titus

Titus County Genealogical Society

meets on the second Thursday of each month at 2:00 p.m. except for the month of July. Each month we try to have a speaker to teach us about a different aspect of genealogical research or tell us about research in different parts of the United States or in other countries. The location of the meetings is the IEBW Union Hall, 1400 N. Washington, Mt. Pleasant, Texas.

Travis

Austin Genealogical Society

meets 4th Tuesday of each month, Highland Park Baptist Church, 5206 Balcones Dr. 6:30 pm. Visitors always welcome. Austin Genealogical Society Mini-Seminar

Save Austin's Cemeteries

meets the 2nd Saturday of the month at Oakwood Cemetery Office at 9 a.m.

Victoria

Victoria County Genealogical Society

meets the second Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the First Christian Church, Colorado and Ben Jordan, Victoria, in the Fellowship Hall.) Visitors are always welcome.

Walker

Walker County Genealogy Society

meets monthly on the third Saturday of each month at Forrest Masonic Lodge #19, 1030 Twelfth St., Huntsville, TX

Waller

Waller County Genealogy Society

meets monthly on the third Saturday of every month at Waller Masonic Lodge, 2106 Main St., Waller, TX

Williamson

Williamson County Genealogical Society

meetings are held at 7:30 PM on the 3rd Thursday of each month except August and December. The meeting place is the Round Rock Public Library, 216 East Main Street, Round Rock, Texas.