DGS 2016 Awards Luncheon is Saturday, December 10

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Annual Awards Luncheon

Saturday, December 10, 2016, 11:30am – 2pm

J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
O’Hara Room, 7th floor
1515 Young Street
Dallas, TX 75201

The Dallas Genealogical Society invites members and their guests to join the Board in honoring this year’s recipients.

The Awards Luncheon is free to current members, but reservations are required. Members may bring guest(s) at a cost of $15.00 each.

Register online (by Sunday, Dec 4) and use a credit card to pay for guests, or Download and mail your reservation (postmarked by Friday, Dec 2). Please include check or money order for guests.

The Awards Committee will present the honorees in our four categories. The winners of our 2016 Writing Contest will also be recognized.

Award of Merit – a DGS member who has consistently contributed time, talent, expertise, and abilities to the Society over a period of years.
Heritage Preservation Award – an individual, group, or organization in recognition of contributions to preserve, conserve, house, or collect family history.
Lloyd Bockstruck Distinguished Service Award – an individual for outstanding contributions to the genealogical community on a national level.
Volunteer of the Year – a member who has generously volunteered time, expertise, talents, and abilities to the Society during the previous year to the extent to make that member stand out and draw attention

We could use some help… Please Volunteer Now!

DGS 2016 Awards Luncheon is Saturday, Dec 10

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Annual Awards Luncheon

Saturday, December 10, 2016, 11:30am – 2pm

J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
O’Hara Room, 7th floor
1515 Young Street
Dallas, TX 75201

The Dallas Genealogical Society invites members and their guests to join the Board in honoring this year’s recipients. The Awards Committee will present the honorees in our four categories.

  • Award of Merit – a DGS member who has consistently contributed time, talent, expertise, and abilities to the Society over a period of years.
  • Heritage Preservation Award – an individual, group, or organization in recognition of contributions to preserve, conserve, house, or collect family history.
  • Lloyd Bockstruck Distinguished Service Award – an individual for outstanding contributions to the genealogical community on a national level.
  • Volunteer of the Year – a member who has generously volunteered time, expertise, talents, and abilities to the Society during the previous year to the extent to make that member stand out and draw attention

The Awards Luncheon is free to current members, but reservations are required. Members may bring guest(s) at a cost of $15.00 each.

Register online (by Dec 4) and use a credit card to pay for guests, or Download and mail your reservation (postmarked by Dec 2). Please include check or money order for guests.

We could use some help… Please Volunteer Now!

The Excitement is Building!

No, we’re not talking about Star Wars: The Force Awakens. It’s the Dallas Genealogical Society’s 2015 Awards Luncheon being held Saturday, December 12 in the Community Showcase Room on the first floor of the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library in downtown Dallas! Map

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Who has our President chosen to receive a Special Award? What local organization will be recognized for its contributions to preserve, conserve, house, or collect family history?

Please join us to honor our awards recipients. Registration opens at 11:30 am, followed by lunch at noon. The Awards program begins at 1 pm.

 

Current DGS members may attend at no cost, but a reservation is required by Tuesday, December 8. You may also make reservations for non-member guests at $15.00 each.

Recognition categories:

Volunteer of the Year
Heritage Preservation Award
Bockstruck Distinguished Service Award
Award of Merit
President’s Special Award
Award in honor of Renee Jackson Smith
DSG 2015 Writing Contest winners

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The Society will also launch its celebration of our 60th Anniversary year at the Luncheon!

Who Will Be Honored With the DGS Award of Merit this Year? The Bockstruck Distinguished Service Award?

To discover the answer, please join us at the Dallas Genealogical Society’s 2015 Awards Luncheon being held Saturday, December 12 in the Community Showcase Room on the first floor of the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library in downtown Dallas. Map

Registration opens at 11:30 am, followed by lunch at noon. The Awards program begins at 1 pm.

Current DGS members may attend at no cost, but a reservation is required by Tuesday, December 8. You may also make reservations for non-member guests at $15.00 each.

Recognition categories:

  • Volunteer of the Year 
  • Heritage Preservation Award
  • Bockstruck Distinguished Service Award
  • Award of Merit
  • President’s Special Award
  • award in honor of Renee Jackson Smith
  • winners of the DSG 2015 Writing Contest

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The Society will also launch its celebration of our 60th Anniversary year at the Luncheon!

DGS 2015 Awards Luncheon, Saturday, December 12, at the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library

Join us to honor those who have contributed to the genealogical community and to begin the celebration of our 60th anniversary!

The Awards Luncheon will be in the Community Showcase Room on the first floor of the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library in downtown Dallas. Map.

Registration opens at 11:30 am, followed by lunch at noon. The Awards program begins at 1 pm.

Current DGS members may attend at no cost, but a reservation is required by Tuesday, December 8. You may also make reservations for non-member guests at $15.00 each.

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People and organizations will be recognized in several categories: Volunteer of the Year, Heritage Preservation Award, Bockstruck Distinguished Service Award, Award of Merit, President’s Special Award, award in honor of Renee Jackson Smith, and winners of our 2015 Writing Contest.

 

To review past winners of our awards, link here.

This is a great way to kick off the holiday season, meet old friends and make new ones.

 

2014 Annual Awards Luncheon

Saturday, December 13, 2014, 11:30am – 2pm
J. Erik Jonsson Central Library
O’Hara Room, 7th floor
1515 Young Street, Dallas, Texas 75201

 

The Dallas Genealogical Society invites members and their guests to join the Board in honoring this year’s recipients. The Awards Committee will present the honorees in our four categories.

Award of Merit – a DGS member who has consistently contributed time, talent, expertise, and abilities to the Society over a period of years.

Heritage Preservation Award – an individual, group, or organization in recognition of contributions to preserve, conserve, house, or collect family history.

Lloyd Bockstruck Distinguished Service Award – an individual for outstanding contributions to the genealogical community on a national level.

Volunteer of the Year – a member who has generously volunteered time, expertise, talents, and abilities to the Society during the previous year to the extent to make that member stand out and draw attention.

The Awards Luncheon is free to current members, but reservations are required. Members may bring guest(s) at a cost of $15.00 each. The meal will be catered by Bakers Ribs. Their holiday menu for us: turkey, ham, dressing and gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, cranberry sauce, rolls, peach and apple cobbler.

Register online (by 4 Dec) if you have a DGS Member Account (www.dallasgenealogy.org) and use a credit card to pay for guests or mail the reservation below (postmarked by 4 Dec) to DGS, P.O. Box 12446, Dallas, Texas 75225-0446. Please Include check or money order for guests.