Upcoming Meetings and Events
January 26, 2017 - League City Historical Society Monthly Meeting
 
Location: West Bay Common School's Barn Museum
210 N. Kansas
League City, Texas 77573
 
Time: Meeting starts at 7pm.
 
Speaker: Doryn Danner Glenn, Director of Governmental Affairs, Galveston County District Clerk
 
Topic: Galveston County’s Historical Immigration and Naturalization Records
 
Doryn Danner Glenn was born and raised in Galveston, graduating from Ball High School in 1984. All of her children are third generation students at that school.

She attended Galveston College, 1984-1985 and went on to graduate from the University of Texas at Austin in 1988 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with double majors in History and Sociology. Glenn also attended the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University graduating in May of 1992 with a Juris Doctor.

After graduation, she returned to Galveston to practice law in the Office of James Schweitzer. She later went on to practice with Yarbrough, Jameson and Gray, specializing in Family Law. In 2002, she started a family law section for Mills, Shirley, Eckel and Bassett Law Offices.

In 2007, Glenn left private practice and began her career in judicial support in the Galveston County District Clerk's office, serving in a number of roles and as the District Clerk in 2012. She currently serves as the Director of Governmental Affairs for District Clerk John D. Kinard.

She held a variety of offices in local groups and organizations: President of the Galveston County Bar Association, the Galveston County Young Lawyers Association and the Junior League of Galveston County, Texas. She is a charter member of the Galveston County Adoption Day Foundation, currently serving as the Treasurer and the Event Chair. An active member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Galveston, Glenn most recently served as the Director of Christian Education. Doryn is also the Secretary of the Innovation and Entrepreneur Community at Ball High School and Treasurer of the Ball High Band Booster Club. Glenn is married to a local attorney, Bill Glenn, and the proud mother of two beautiful children: Bailey, a sophomore at the University of Texas Austin and Jackson, a sophomore at Ball High School.



February 23, 2017 - League City Historical Society Monthly Meeting
 
Location: West Bay Common School's Barn Museum
210 N. Kansas
League City, Texas 77573
 
Time: Meeting starts at 7pm.
 
Speaker: Joyce Zongrone, Member League City Historical Society
 
Topic: The Joseph P. Giacchino Home. Italian Blacksmith
 
Joyce Zongrone is a retired Navy Public Affairs Officer, teacher and journalist. Joyce worked for the National Broadcasting Company in Burbank, CA, NBC News New York, the Galveston Daily News, The Houston Chronicle, The Bay Area Citizen and United Press International. She also worked as technical writer for the Johnson Space Center, NASA, during the Challenger disaster. Joyce moved to League City after her return from Desert Storm’s Operation Southern Watch.


March 18, 2017 - League City Historical Society Yard Sale Fund Raiser
 
Location: 1518 East Walker Street
 
Time: 8 am to 5pm


March 30, 2017 - League City Historical Society Monthly Meeting
 
Location: West Bay Common School's Barn Museum
210 N. Kansas
League City, Texas 77573
 
Time: Meeting starts at 7pm.
 
Speaker: Doryn Danner Glenn, Director of Governmental Affairs, Galveston County District Clerk
 
Topic: Galveston County’s Historical Court Records
 
Doryn Danner Glenn was born and raised in Galveston, graduating from Ball High School in 1984. All of her children are third generation students at that school.

She attended Galveston College, 1984-1985 and went on to graduate from the University of Texas at Austin in 1988 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with double majors in History and Sociology. Glenn also attended the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University graduating in May of 1992 with a Juris Doctor.

After graduation, she returned to Galveston to practice law in the Office of James Schweitzer. She later went on to practice with Yarbrough, Jameson and Gray, specializing in Family Law. In 2002, she started a family law section for Mills, Shirley, Eckel and Bassett Law Offices.

In 2007, Glenn left private practice and began her career in judicial support in the Galveston County District Clerk's office, serving in a number of roles and as the District Clerk in 2012. She currently serves as the Director of Governmental Affairs for District Clerk John D. Kinard.

She held a variety of offices in local groups and organizations: President of the Galveston County Bar Association, the Galveston County Young Lawyers Association and the Junior League of Galveston County, Texas. She is a charter member of the Galveston County Adoption Day Foundation, currently serving as the Treasurer and the Event Chair. An active member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Galveston, Glenn most recently served as the Director of Christian Education. Doryn is also the Secretary of the Innovation and Entrepreneur Community at Ball High School and Treasurer of the Ball High Band Booster Club. Glenn is married to a local attorney, Bill Glenn, and the proud mother of two beautiful children: Bailey, a sophomore at the University of Texas Austin and Jackson, a sophomore at Ball High School.


April 27, 2017 - League City Historical Society Monthly Meeting
 
Location: West Bay Common School's Barn Museum
210 N. Kansas
League City, Texas 77573
 
Time: Meeting starts at 7pm.
 
Speaker: Steph McDougal
 
Topic: City of League City Historic District Commission