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Walker County Genealogical Society meets September through May with 4 to 5 special events each year including the summer months.  Each meeting includes a presentation.

2023-2024 SCHEDULE

Our scheduled for the year is out and we have a great line up of events and monthly presentations.  You don't want to miss a minute of it!

October Genealogy Network of Texas

On Friday October 20th WCGS and the Huntsville Public Library will be joining with over 60 other libraries in the State of Texas to present four (4) virtual programs featuring some of the most distinguished genealogy speakers.  These presentations will be televised at the Huntsville Public Library's Staggs Community Room starting at 10:30 am and ending at 3:50 pm.  The event is free and open to all.  Registration is requested through the Huntsville Public Library website.  Come for one - come for all. 

Join us Saturday November 18th for our monthly meeting.  Meetings begin at 10:30 am in the Staggs Community Room of the Huntsville Public Library.  Our program will be  "Texas Land Records" presented by Kevin Klaus, lead researcher for the Archives and Records Division of the Texas General Land Office.  Follow the link for more information.

November 18th Meeting

The third Wednesday of each month (except December) the WCGS will host a writing circle in the Johnnie Jo Sowell Dickenson Genealogy Room of the Huntsville Public Library from 2 pm to 4 pm.  Each meeting will have a short 15 minute presentation on a different aspect of writing and will have a time to discuss stories you are writing and problems or successes you are having.  Stay 10 minutes or stay 2 hours - come join us and start making your family stories come alive.  Every way to write is RIGHT so come and start your blog or Facebook post or just write a paragraph about your cat.  The meeting is free and open to everyone.



Writing Short Course -
Stories to Tell My Grandchildren

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