Upcoming Programs

All programs in Jackson County Library Community Room unless otherwise indicated

April Program

April 11: Presentations from Western Carolina University local history students

May 9:  North Shore Cemeteries – Henry Chambers

June 13:  At Glenville Historical Society, Glenville. Special time: 2 p.m.

July 11: Summer Picnic at Caney Fork Community Center. Program by Charlie Shuler

August 8: John C. Campbell Folk School, Anna Fariello

September 12: The Civil War in Western North Carolina, Rusty McLean

October 10: The Deitz Family, performing traditional mountain music

November 14: (Tentative) My Ancestry, My DNA, Jim Costa

December (date & location to be announced) – Annual Meeting and Christmas potluck dinner

Monthly Programs

The JCGS hosts monthly programs, usually  in the Community Room of the Jackson County Library,  every second Thursday,  at 6:30 p.m.  All JCGS events are free and open to the public.  For more information, visit us on Facebook or call 631-2646.

Featured speakers will be Western Carolina University history students under the direction of Rob Ferguson who are working with the JCGS and Society Library resources on a project for their local history class.

The April 11 program begins at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room.

Jackson County Genealogical Society programs are always on the second Thursday of each month, usually in the Library’s Community Room.

For more information, call the Society office at 631-2646 or  find the JCGS on Facebook.