UPCOMING EVENTS


Historical Marker applications to the Texas Historical Commission for 2021:

o Matagorda Island Lighthouse
o Louis Antoine Andry (Explorer/Cartographer)

Final: Both applications for 2021 markers were approved by the THC.

o Marker Update: The "Springs of Calhoun County" Historical Marker has been installed on FM1090, near Park Rd.


o October 29 - Texas Camel Corps - Presentation to 7th grade students about "The Great Camel Experiment" and its role in Calhoun County history.

o Resubmitted historical marker application for the Matagorda Island Lighthouse as an Undertold Marker Application.

o Received approval from Texas Historical Commission for historical marker application - "The Chocolate Community".

o Approved and funded AT-6 Texan life-size silhouette for installation at Port O'Connor Community Center. (Silhouette by Jal, New Mexico artist Brian Norwood.

o Received headstone found in Hayes County missing from the Indianola Cemetery (Margaret Clement).

o Received headstone that was at the Nimitz Museum in Fredericksburg missing from the Indianola Cemetery (David F. Vance).


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