Friends of the Texas RoomThe Friends of the Texas Room meets four times each year. The quarterly meetings are held on Monday evenings on the first floor of the Julia Ideson Building unless an alternative date and location are announced. The reception starts at 6:00pm, followed by the meeting at 7:00pm.

The Julia Ideson Building is located downtown at 500 McKinney Street. (See map below.) Free parking, validated at the meeting, is available in the underground parking garage under the Jones Library Building, which closes at 8:00 P.M. The underground parking is accessed from Lamar Avenue. Free parking is also available on the street after 6:00 P.M.

Monday, January 26, 2015
Ira J. Black
“I Was There for the Big Bang!”
(Evolution of the Arts in Houston)

Monday, May 4, 2015
Bill Kellar
"The Role of the M. D. Anderson Foundation in Establishing the Texas Medical Center”

Monday, July 27, 2015
Steve Smith
"An Accidental Texan . . . My Thirty Years in Houston Bedrooms"

Monday, October 26, 2015
Jeff Lindemann
“Journey to Frost Town, an Early Houston Neighborhood”


Map to Julia Ideson Building - 500 McKinney Street

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