January 12:

Our History, Heritage, and Headlines w/ George Frizzell

 

February 9:

Mountain Music w/ Jacob, Jesse, and Friends

 

March 9:

Dillsboro’s Appalachian Women’s Museum w/ Cathy Monteith Busick

 

April 13:

Genesis of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians w/ Anita Finger-Smith

 

May 11:

Workshop: DNA Testing for Ancestry and Finding Relatives

 

June 8:

Growing Up on Hazel Creek w/ Helen Vance and Lee Woods

 

July 13:

Roots & Traditions of Mountain Music w/ The Deitz Family

 

August 10:

Lessons Learned on Hazel Creek w/ Dr. Dan Pierce

 

September 14:

Honoring our Heritage on Hallowed Hill w/ Don Casada

 

October 1:

Fundraiser: The Rebel Cruise-In

 

November 9:

Navigating WCU’s Digital Resources w/ Elizabeth Skene

 

December 14:

Annual Dinner & Meeting

 

"All y'all come and see us at our booth at Mountain Heritage Day, September 30 at Western Carolina University.  We will have displayed a Jackson County Historical photo gallery and have genealogy books as well as local author history based books for sale to benefit the Jackson County Genealogical Society.  Come meet members in historical attire and learn about the society.  Membership is welcomed and available on site

The JCGS will host  monthly programs  at the Community Room of the historic Jackson County Courthouse,  every 2nd Thursday ,  at 7pm.  All JCGS events are free of charge and the public is welcome.  For more information visit us on Facebook or call 631-2646.   

 

Monthly Program Announcement

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