Bear Creek Genealogical Society

P. O. Box 842661, Houston, TX 77284

***Note:  This is an old calendar.  See link below for current calendar.***

2009-2010 Calendar

All events are 1-3 PM at the Bear Creek Community Center unless otherwise noted.  For events held at the center, there is an optional lunch at the nearby Omni Hotel Westside at 11 AM.  

September

September 10, 2009  Susan Kaufman, Manager of Clayton Library, "PERSI: The Periodical Source Index."

October

October 8, 2009  Mick Stafford, Director Lone Star College CyFair Library, "Online Genealogy."  This meeting will be held at Lone Star College CyFair in room Library 203, the second floor computer lab inside the library.  Transportation from Bear Creek Community Center will not be provided.  There will be no lunch at the Omni Hotel.   The meeting will be from 1 to 3 PM as usual. 

November

November 12, 2009  Bus trip  to Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research.  We will meet at the Bear Creek Community Center at 8:30 AM and return to the center around 4 PM.  Please sign up at a regular meeting or contact a society member. Note that there are no restaurants near the library and that the vending machines there are rather grim.  Bring your own lunch or be prepared to walk several blocks.

Our visit will include presentations on funerals and on the new connection to the Family History Library 

December

December 10, 2009  Holiday party at Bear Creek Community Center, details to be announced.  Gary Tober, President Bear Creek Genealogical Society & Library, will speak on "Ethnic genealogy - doing it in depth using handy resources ."  There will be no lunch at the Omni, as we will have food at the meeting.

January

January 14, 2010  Lynwood Peterson, Former President Chaparral Genealogical Society, "American Migration Routes."  Form nominating committees for 2010-11 officers. 

February

February 11, 2010  Bus trip to Richmond, Texas.  We will begin with a tour of  the Fort Bend Museum, with history back to the Stephen Austin period.  After lunch in town, we will bus to the George Memorial Library, where Daniel Sample, head of the Genealogy and Local History Department, will give as an orientation.  We will have time to look at the genealogical collection, which specializes in southeastern U.S.  Meet at Bear Creek Community Center at 8:30 AM.  We should return to the Center around 4 PM.  

March

March 11, 2010  Speed genealogy.  We will have separate tables for discussion of various topics such as European research, message boards, favorite web sites, genealogical challenges, and DNA.  Attendees should visit several tables during the meeting.  

April

April 8, 2010 Bus trip  to Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research.  We will meet at the Bear Creek Community Center at 8:30 AM and return to the center around 4 PM.  Please contact Betty Bond or Alan Leeds  if you have not yet signed up.  No lunch at the Omni Hotel.

April 15, 2010  Planning meeting.  Bear Creek Community Center, 1-3 PM.  

May

May 13, 2010  Show and tell.  Please contact  Alan Leeds if you plan to present.   Elections for 2010-11 officers.  There will be no meetings June through  August.

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Last revised by Alan Leeds, August 27, 2011