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.

May  7 th


Daniel E. Kilgore Local History Awards Banquet, Emerald Beach Hotel, located at 1302 S Shoreline, Corpus Christi, TX.

  guest speaker                                                                                               

Karen Stevenson

President and CEO
Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History

Daniel E. Kilgore Local History Award Honoree:

Dotson Lewis 

The RSVP Form for the 2024 Dan Kilgore Banquet is available here, deadline for prepaid ticket is April 18th, 2024.