Where we Meet

General Meetings are held at the First Presbyterian Church, located at 430 S Carancahua St, Corpus Christi, TX 78401.

Lighted parking is located in the south parking lot.

When we meet

General Meetings are held the first Tuesday of each month, from September to April of every year. We start our meetings at 7:00 pm and typically end about 8:15 pm

what we talk about

Topics range always focus on some aspect of Coastal Bend history, whether it’s local or regional. We enjoy speakers who cover South Texas topics that include family histories, area ranching and farming, and other diverse topics.

who we are

We are teachers, engineers, business owners, retirees, military veterans, judges, professors, and other persons who have a desire to spend time with others who enjoy learning about our South Texas past.

 tuesday, February 4TH, 2020 at

  guest speaker

Pam Stranahan

“The Forgotten Ports”

Pam Stranahan is a freelance educator, historian, and archaeologist. She has been very active in historic organizations across the state of Texas. She is currently very active in the Aransas County Historical Commission, Aransas County Historical Society, Friends of the History Center for Aransas County, and is the current vice president of the Stenson-Simpson chapter of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas. She authored “La Salle in Texas: A Teacher’s Guide for the Age of Discovery and Exploration.”

She will share with us information about the forgotten ports in the Coastal Bend. Have you heard of St. Mary’s? Or Aransas City? El Copano? Join us to find out more!