Hi HAC Members,
If you, your collections, or a community archive you know about was impacted, please let us know. We are eager and available to help with recovery. If you interested in helping save archives from future disasters, please consider signing up for our “rapid response” contact list: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/10saxnJ-fBbU_mFNX_J-k4894P8Ws08zhD_kHeErxH5Q/edit?usp=sharing
This post is also a reminder of upcoming events in the community that support HAC, local history and cultural heritage, and archives across the region.
, the Houston Archives Collective along with over 20 repositories from across the Houston and Gulf Coast region will be showcasing their collections and services at the first ever Houston Archives Bazaar
. Sponsored by the Archivists of the Houston Area
(AHA), the event is free and open to all.
Houston Archives Bazaar
Date: Sunday, September 10th
Time: 2 pm-6 pm
Location: White Oak Music Hall
2915 N. Main St., Houston TX
**We are still in need of 1 volunteer to help staff the HAC table from 2-4 pm. Volunteers will receive a free HAC shirt.
September 16th, HAC alongside AHA and the Texas-Cultural Emergency Response Alliance (TX-CERA)
will be hosting a half day workshop on disaster recovery strategies and safety at the McGovern Historical Center. Registration is required but the workshop is FREE. Please consider attending or sharing the event with friends or organizations that might benefit.
Disaster Recovery Workshop for the Arts
Date: Saturday, September 16th
Time: 1 pm-5 pm
Location:McGovern Historical Center
8272 El Rio, Suite 190, Houston, Texas 77054
HAC Fall Meet-Up
Date: Monday, October 2nd
Time: 6:00-8:00 pm
Location: Axelrad, 1517 Alabama St, Houston, TX 77004