Program Calendar


Date Time Type of Meeting/Event
June 7, 2018 7:00 PM General Meeting:
Beginning your Family History Journey – Methods, Best Practices and a Nationally Recognized Genealogy Library in your Backyard

Overview of Presentation:
There is a method to discovering your personal past through research.  This presentation will give an overview of those processes and sources used in that pursuit.  Additionally, learn about one of the best genealogy libraries in the United States, the Houston Public Library – Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research.

Susan D. Kaufman is the Senior Manager of the Houston (TX) Public Library’s Clayton Library Center for Genealogical Research in Houston. Susan has 30+ years of experience as a Genealogy Librarian starting her career at the Peoria (IL) Public Library, then moving to the Allen County (IN) Public Library.  Throughout her career she has held numerous genealogical society board positions in Illinois, Indiana, and Texas and at the national level.  She is past President of the Texas State Genealogical Society, and currently serves as its Director of Education.  

September 6, 2018 7:00 PM General Meeting:
Using Family Search and JewishGen: Susan Kaufman and Max Heffler
December 6, 2018 7:00 PM General Meeting:
General Meetings and Board/Steering Meetings

Jewish Community Center Room 219
5601 S. Braeswood
Houston, TX 77096-3999
Phone: (713) 729-3200
Special Meetings

Field Trips


VP Programming: Open