We meet twice each year. Spring meetings are held in Tulsa, near the anniversary of our State Society's first meeting. Fall "Compact" meetings are held in Oklahoma City, near the anniversary of the Mayflower's arrival in New England.
Saturday, November 16, 2019
Reservation forms are found in the Mayflower Messenger. Please mail reservations to Lauri Ann Robinson, Treasurer; 9789 Hefner Village Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73162-7764, along with your check made out to Oklahoma Society of Mayflower Descendants (OSMD).
Oklahoma Christian University
Gaylord University Center
2501 East Memorial Road
9:45 Board of Assistants Meeting
10:45 General Meeting
April 13, 2019: Forrest Ridge Country Club, Broken Arrow. Speaker Cherie Lawson presented "Archiving Pictures and Keeping Your Heritage."
November 17, 2018: Gaylord University Center at Oklahoma Christian University, Oklahoma City. Speaker Dr. James Battles presented "Rembrandt's De Nachwacht and the Arms and Armor of the Pilgrims."
March 24, 2018: The Oaks Country Club, Tulsa. Speaker Mike Terry presented "Mayflower Society: Genealogy & Genetics," an overview of the Mayflower DNA Project.
November 18, 2017: The Greens Country Club, Oklahoma City. Speakers Dr. Pam Hill and Cherie reported on the 2017 Triennial Congress and the upcoming 2020 Celebration of the Mayflower Voyage 400th Anniversary.
April 1, 2017: The Oaks Country Club, Tulsa. Speaker Samuel Negus presented "Sagebrush to 2016," a thumbnail sketch of Oklahoma history.
November 19, 2016: The Greens Country Club, Oklahoma City. Speaker John Waldron presented "The Elizabethan Reformation and the religious motivations for the Puritan migration."
March 19, 2015: The Oaks Country Club, Tulsa. Speaker Lea Sinclair Filson, Governor General, presented "Progress of the General Society of Mayflower Descendants: What that means to you and why this is a really exciting time to be a member!"
November 14, 2015: The Greens Country Club, Oklahoma City. Speaker La Nell Shores presented “Witchcraft in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries."
March 28, 2015: The Oaks Country Club, Tulsa. Speaker Alan Jarvis presented “From Sagebrush to Statehood,” a narrative chronicling Oklahoma’s path from Indian Territory to statehood, accompanied by art from Tulsa's Gilcrease Museum.
November 22, 2014: The Greens Country Club, Oklahoma City. Speaker Craig Clemons presented “The Wisdom of the West: a glimpse of America’s Western Heritage” with storytelling, live music, and art images.
April 5, 2014: The Oaks Country Club, Tulsa. Speaker Dr. Paul Vickery presented "Father of our Country."
November 9, 2013: The Greens Golf and Country Club, Oklahoma City. Speaker Wade Burleson presented "On the Verge of Insanity: Abraham Lincoln, John Wilkes Booth, Boston Corbett, and the Oklahoma Connection."
April 13, 2013: The Oaks Golf and Country Club, Tulsa. Speaker Barbara Herndon presented "The Ark and The Dove."
November 17, 2012: Quail Creek Golf and Country Club, Oklahoma City. Historical reenactor Barbara Byrd portrayed "1894 Mail Order Bride from Ponca City."
March 31, 2012: The Oaks Golf and Country Club, Tulsa. Speaker Jay Hannah presented ”The North America of 1620: A Place of Chaos or Conformity?”
November 19, 2011: Quail Creek Golf and Country Club, Oklahoma City. Speaker Carolyn Leonard presented "Tiptoe Through the Tombstones."