Events and Calendar

View our calendar of events below, or scroll further down to read blog posts related to these activities.


HERITAGE FAIR NOW ACCEPTING ENTRIES On Friday, May 17th, beginning at 9 am, the Jonesborough Genealogical Society along with many partner organizations will host the first Washington County, TN Heritage Fair in the town of Jonesborough. Heritage Fair is a three-fold...

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JGS TO HOST TALK ON “FIRST FAMILIES” On Saturday, January 26th, at 9:30 am, Cherel Bolin Henderson, executive director of the East Tennessee History Center, Knoxville, will present a talk on the “First Families of Tennessee” program for the Jonesborough Genealogical...

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Last Couple Meetings for 2018

The Jonesborough Genealogical Society will have its last Genealogy Help Night on Thursday, December 13th from 6 pm to 8 pm at the Washington County-Jonesborough Library,  200 Sabin Drive, Jonesborough. In addition, the society will host an informational meeting on the...

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Important Dates

Good Morning Society, We need your help with some upcoming community engagement events with our partners. As we have been doing for the past few years, the Jonesborough Visitor Center will be hosting its Celebration of Trees again this year in December. So, we need...

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October Genealogy Events

The Jonesborough Genealogical Society will provide you with two opportunities to research your family history in October. The first will be the society's genealogy help night on Thursday, October 11th at the Washington County-Jonesborough Library, 200 Sabin Drive,...

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