On Friday, May 19, 2017, Tom Green, Knight Commander of the Knights of the Order of San Jacinto (started by Sam Houston in 1842) will present a program at the Deer Park Public Library entitled “The Battle of San Jacinto and the Flags of Texas.” The program will begin at 11 AM in the library’s meeting room.
Knight Commander Green is the Chairman of the Sons of the Republic of Texas’ Speakers Bureau and has substantial experience speaking on the topic of Texas history. He has also amassed a collection of over 75 historic flags from the Texas and American Revolutionary periods, some of which he will be sharing with attendees at the program.
This presentation is the latest installment in the library’s Featured Friday series. These monthly programs offer a variety of lectures, movies and special programs of cultural, historical and local interest.
Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Deer Park Public Library. No registration is required and all are welcome to attend. There is no admission fee. The library is located at 3009 Center St., Deer Park, TX 77536.