German Texan Heritage Society Conference Sept. 3-5, Austin, TX

By: Liz Hicks

Published for Bastrop, Texas ( Aug. 20, 2015)

Join us for the Sept. 3-5, 2015 German Texan Heritage Society Conference,
Austin, TX. We have an exciting schedule of speakers,discussion groups,
demonstrations, walking and riding tours. Registration and Conference
at GTHS website: Questions? e-mail:, or call (512) 467-4569; toll free: (855) 892-6691.

We will kick-off the Conference with early registration on Thurs. 5 to 7pm
at the historic German Free School (GTHS headquarters), 507 E. 10th St. In
addition, we are inviting any GFS descendant of the Trustees, Teachers, or
Students to attend this social event. There will be special displays
related to the historic German Free School (1857-1876).

A special night at the Austin Saengerrunde (dinner, dancing, socializing)
is available as a separate event for GTHS Conference attendees on Friday
evening ($25/person).

Conference attendees will receive welcome bags, and tickets for
drawing of over 35 door prizes. Hope to see you in Austin! Liz Hicks,
Genealogy Editor, and Conference Committee Member – See more at:,_Austin,_Tx#sthash.Um87UXl4.dpuf