P. O. Box 308/108 East 10th Street, Anniston, AL 36202
AlaBenton Genealogical Society, organized
in 1976, meets monthly, except for June, July and August, In the Ayers
Room, second floor of the Anniston-Calhoun County Public Library.
Parking is available in the lot behind the library, which is easily
accessed from Wilmer Avenue. Meeting dates and scheduled
programs are shown on the Meetings page of this website.
Regular monthly meetings
feature a brief business meeting and a presentation by a guest speaker
or an AlaBenton member with some experience in a particular subject
related to family or local history. This is followed by a fellowship
period and member-furnished refreshments.
Officers and Committees:
Officers for the coming year are elected by the members
following the presentation of the Nominating Committee’s
recommendations. These consist of a President, a Vice President, a
Secretary and a Treasurer. The chairpersons for the Membership
Committee (a standing committee required under our By-Laws), the
Hospitality, Notification, Cards, FaceBook, Publicity, Registration,
Website and Newsletter chairpersons are appointed by the President.
These names will be available to members on the Officers page of this
In the near future, prospective new members and renewing
members will be able to print out a blank membership application form
to complete and either bring to a meeting or mail to: AlaBenton Genealogical Society Treasurer, P. O.
Box 308, Anniston, AL 36202, along with a check for $15 to
cover membership for one calendar year. For new members joining October
1 or later, this covers the balance of the initial year and
the following year. For renewing members, dues are due in January of
each renewal year and they cover only that calendar year.
Thanks for stopping by!