Any individual or family interested in promoting the purpose of this Society may be eligible for membership.Membership Application: (Download Here).
Benefits of Membership
- Meetings with Interesting Speakers
- Voting Privileges
- Can Serve as an Officer
- 1-year Subscription to the Palm Breezes Newsletter
- 2 Free Queries per year in the Palm Breezes Newsletter
- Discount on Special Workshops & Annual Educational Seminar
- Access to HCGS Members Only Web Pages: Download Newsletter, HCGS Bylaws, Executive Board Meeting Minutes, Member Directory (Information is provided only with the permission of each member), Chat Page
- Learn ways to research your family’s history and break through “walls”
- Learn how to access records from sources other than local libraries, such as: Library of Congress, National Archives, state libraries, interlibrary loan, county courthouse, churches, cemeteries and records in other countries
- Learn new research techniques at seminars and workshops, including using computers and the internet to do family research
- Make Genealogy Friends with others who have the same interests
- $20 Individual Member
- $23 Family Member
- $500 Life Member
“Dues shall be payable on or before October 1 regardless of the time of joining, except for new members who join after January 1.” (BYLAWS Article II, Section 3)
For new members joining after January 1 dues may be prorated for the remaining months of their first membership year, otherwise there can be no month-to-month memberships.
By paying annual dues you are assisting us in purchasing more genealogy books and materials. You are also assisting us with our projects and publications.
Membership Application: (Download Here).
- Simply print out the above application and complete it.
- Mail the completed form and payment to:
P. O. Box 4714
McAllen, TX 78502-4714
- Please make checks payable to: Hidalgo County Genealogical Society (HCGS)
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