Classes, Meetings, Seminars

There are many genealogy and family history related meetings, seminars and conferences that take place locally throughout the year. We will be posting those we know about and if you have others, please let us know so we can post them. We are also posting local genealogical meetings. Unless otherwise noted, these meetings are free and open to the public!!

Collin County Genealogy Society

We have a DNA Interest Group that meets on the first Tuesday of each month. We have a Legacy Users Group that meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month. And we are adding a Microsoft OneNote for Genealogy User Group that will meet on the third Monday of each month.

All monthly meetings (see below) are held the 2nd Wednesday of the month from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. in the first floor meeting room of the Haggard Library, 2501 Coit Road, Plano, Texas. For further information see their website: http://www.collincountygenealogicalsociety.com/.

12 December 2018, 6:30 p.m. (Wednesday) – Christmas Social & Ancestor Stories. Presented by Beverly Lenoir.

Cross Timbers Genealogical Society

Except for the month of September, Cross Timbers Genealogical Society meets the first Monday of the month at 6 p.m. at the Landmark Bank, 1112 E California St, Gainesville, Texas. You can find more information on U.S. Gen Web: http://txgenwebcounties.org/cooke/ctgs_index.htm

Dallas Genealogical Society

The Dallas Genealogical Society holds several different meetings and classes at the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library, 1515 Young Street in Dallas. Please see their website for more information on the society: http://dallasgenealogy.com/dgs/ .

Dallas Genealogical Society DNA Special Interest Group meets the 3rd Thursday at 6:00 pm on the 7th floor of the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library. For further information contact Mic Barnette mic@micbarnette.com.

13 April 2019, Spring seminar at the Dallas Public Library. http://dallasgenealogy.com/dgs/meetings-events/seminars/ .

Denison, Grayson County, TX, Genealogical Society

The Denison, Grayson County, TX, Genealogical Society meets the last Wednesday of each month, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., at the Grayson County Frontier Village, 111 Rc Vaughan Rd, Denison, TX 75020. You can find more information on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DenisonTXGenealogy/

Denton County Genealogical Society

3 December 2018: No Meeting – Enjoy the Holidays

Meetings are the second Thursday of the month starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Emily Fowler Library, 502 Oakland Street, Denton. For more information and their upcoming meeting schedule please see their website at http://www.genealogydentontexas.org/ .

Emily Fowler Library

502 Oakland Street, Denton

Genealogy Friends of the Plano Library

Join them for their free monthly seminar held in the Program Room at Haggard Library, 2501 Coit Road, Plano. Check their website for more information http://www.genealogyfriends.org. They can be contacted at genfriends@genealogyfriends.org or 972-836-9436.

15 December 2018, 10:15 a.m. (Saturday) - Show and Tell.

Heritage Association of Frisco

Mesquite Historical and Genealogical Society

Meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of each month from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. https://www.facebook.com/MesquiteHGS/ .

North Collin County Genealogy Society

Meetings are the 2nd Thursday of the month at 6:45 p.m. at the Roy and Helen Hall Memorial Library, 101 E. Hunt Street, McKinney. Please see their website for more information: http://www.nccgsmckinneytexas.org .