Friends of the Texas RoomCurrently, the 2023 quarterly FTxR Monday meetings will be held virtually at 7:00 pm using the ZOOM platform. A link to use for attending the virtual meetings will be announced in the Dispatch newsletter, in a reminder sent out on the day of the event, and on the website.

Those members and guests wishing to attend the meeting live are welcome to join President Mister McKinney at the Houston Heritage Society's Tea Room building located at 1100 Bagby Street. Free Heritage Society parking is available across Allan Parkway in the Heritage Clay Street Parking Lot and Heritage Clay Street garage.

Whether participating on-line or live, members and guests may attend the business meeting conducted by President Mister McKinney, watch the speaker's presentation, and ask questions. The Monday evening meeting dates for 2023 are January 30th, April 24th, July 24th, and October 23rd.

  • January 30th: Mike Abboud on Historic Houston's Retail

  • April 24th: Robert Kimberly on the Digital Sig Byrd Archive

  • July 24h: Stephen Fox on Birdsall P. Briscoe's country houses

  • October 23rd: TBA