Calendar of Events


2017

(All events, programs are held at Pascagoula Public Library unless otherwise noted.)

March 31

The annual Fete Gala will be presented. All proceeds from this event go to and have gone to the LaPointe-Krebs House Musem in Pascagoula, now open to the public. Details.

April 25, 6 p.m.

Jim Miller from the Mississippi History Society will present a program. Topic to be announced.

May 23, 6 p.m.

Don Culberson, biology professor at Spring Hill College in Mobile, Ala., will present a program on genetic genealogy (DNA) to include a brief overview of genetics in general, followed by information on online DNA testing, who has what, what to expect, how to use your results and what genetic genealogy can and can’t do.

June 27, 6 p.m.

Charles Gray of the Hancock County Historical Society and winner of the Dunbar Rowland Award for his lifelong contribution to the preservation, study and interpretation of Mississippi History, will present a program on the diversity of the state's genealogical heritage including the French, Spanish and English on the coast and the great influx from Virginia, Tennessee and the Carolinas and across the northern parts of the state. 

July 25, 6 p.m.

TBA

August 22, 6 p.m.

Mc Wixon, director of the LaPoint Krebs House and Museum, will share with us the authentic reconstructive repairs to the LPK House and the contents of the new museum.

September 26, 6 p.m Mitchell Cirlot presentation on restoration of PT boat at WWII museum in New Orleans. His father was on the first crew to man the boat.

October

Griffin and Krebs Cemetery Tours, TBA

November

No meeting

December

Xmas gathering TBA

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