Nashville, TN, Middle TN Genealogical Society Bi-Monthly May Meeting
Date: Saturday, May 20, 2017
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Brentwood Public Library, 8109 Concord Rd., Brentwood, TN 37027 (Just off I-65)
Program: Come and help us celebrate our 30th MTGS Anniversary. This is our special day and we would like you to be a part of it.
Middle TN Genealogical Society Writer’s Award will be presented for the best article by our Speaker, Rick Warwick.
Topic of the Day: “Notable Books on Williamson County, TN” What are the best sources for the history, biographies, and genealogical issues?
Speaker of the Day: Mr. Rick Warwick, the newly appointed Williamson County Historian, has a wealth of knowledge and experiences in local history and genealogy. We look forward to him sharing his vast expertise in his presentation. Rick has authored 18 publications on the Franklin and Williamson County Area. His subjects range from community histories to local decorative arts, and Williamson County, during the “Great Unpleasantness” and Reconstruction. He is a native of East TN, but has made his home in Williamson County since 1970. He taught at Hillsboro School for 24 years. His other interests are serving on the Boards of TN Historical Society, Carter House, Carnton Plantation, the Heritage Foundation and is presently serving on the Board of African American Heritage Society in Franklin. Rick is the recipient of the Caroline J. Cross Award, an award that recognizes leadership, dedication, character,creativity, and community service.
Refreshments will be served. There is no charge for the meeting. Please visit our website: www.mtgs.org