Events

We hope you enjoyed the previous PHHS programs and

invite you to attend future offerings.  

All programs are on the 2nd Monday of each month at 7:00 pm.  unless stated otherwise.

Meetings are  at the Parma Town Building  1300 Hilton Parma Corners Rd.  (Rte 259)

Meetings are free, open to the public and refreshments served.  Bring a friend.

Check back to this site regularly for updates.

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January 8, 2018, We will go back in area history to learn about the service and life of long time local Congressman and World Bank President Barber Conable, Jr.  Our presenter is James S. Fleming, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Political Science at R.I.T. and author of his award winning biography of the former Congressman.  

February 12, 2018,  The making of the Erie Canal was without a doubt one of the greatest engineering feats of it’s time.  Telling the story of this incredible building project will be Mike McCarthy and his program titled “The Deep Cut: Digging of the Erie Canal.”   

March 12, 2018,  Rochester’s historic Mt. Hope Cemetery will be the topic as we learn from Mr. Dennis  Carr  of the wonders and residents of this final resting place.

April 9, 2018,  Hilton had it’s very own GLF store for many years.  If you were not a farmer perhaps you didn’t frequent this GLF (Grange League Federation) store, know of it’s interesting history and how it morphed into Agway.  Learn more from  historian James Gillette.

May 21, 2018,  Our annual Banquet with guest speaker Steven Sasson, the inventor of the digital camera.  For PHHS members only.

 Do you have a topic of interest that might make an interesting monthly program ?  We would like to hear from you.  Contact Sue Lorz at 704-4988.

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