WHITE SETTLEMENT HISTORICAL SOCIETY
c/o 8320 Hanon Drive
2019 Meeting Dates
The upcoming 2019 Meetings will be held at the White Settlement Senior Center, 8211 White Settlement Road.
Meetings begin at 1:30 p.m. with a short business session, followed by a guest speaker or program, refreshments and conclusion about 3:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Memberships are available for $10 Annual Individual and $15 Annual Family. Your application for membership will be voted on at the next Historical Society meeting.
2019 Meeting Schedule
Saturday March 23: Program: An Update on Thompson Public Cemetery ~ What is known about construction on the site surrounding the cemetery, Texas Historical Marker Application In Progress Elect a 5-member Nominating Committee to seek new officers for the upcoming Annual Meeting on May 11th, Positions currently vacant: First Vice President (Programs), Historian/Archivist, Parlimentiarian, Report and Hospitality. Vote to accept Barbara Donaldson and Greg, Sara and Lilly Rogers as new members of our Historical Society. Does any member have a BHS student in the family graduating this Spring who might like to be considered for the $500 Scholarship? Reminder to renew your dues - $10 Single, $15 Family or group. Our dues help fund the scholarship offered each year. Refreshments will be provided.
Saturday, May 11: 45th Annual Meeting and Election of Officers
A short business meeting will be held first to discuss Society matters. New officers for 2019-20 will be elected. Program: Samantha Petty, Executive Director of USS Fort Worth Support Committee, will present an audio-visual program on the USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) Freedom Class Littoral Combat Ship. Bring a "Fun in the Sun" care package item for the next support mailing going out to the crew (i.e.: sunscreen, lip balm, beef jerky, etc.)
Reminder to renew your membership. Dues help fund our membership affiliated annual Brewer High School Graduate $500 Scholarship.
Saturday, September 14
Paul C. Bettes will speak on "The Bettes Family of White Settlement." The scheduled guest speaker will be unable to attend the September meeting.
Saturday, December 14: Christmas Party and Meeting
Your contribution is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. The White Settlement Historical Society is a 501(c)3 organization with Taxpayer Identification Number 75-1532570