Sheep to Shawl 2017

On May 21, 2017 over 500 people came to Dr. Kissam House to celebrate the Annual Speep to Shawl Festival. Here’s are some shots of this fun we had! FREE ADMISSION Featuring Family-Fun Activities including: Sheep Shearing Farm Animals Old Fashioned Games Baking in the Beehive Oven Spinning Wool Demonstration Embroidery, Crocheting and Weaving Demonstrations Old…


2017 in at Trade School!

Just before the New Year the Historical Society staff moved their offices back to the Trade School, 209 Main Street, from the Conklin home, 2 High Street. The Conklin home served as the societies offices for 2 years and while we were sad to leave, we couldn’t wait to move back home!


A New Program from HHS: History Happy Hour

Join us for History Happy Hour, a new monthly program designed to bring you more of the Huntington Historical Society’s special brand of local history with a just a twist of fun!   On Thursday, December 8th we will meet at the Conklin Barn for wine, beer and light refreshments, before heading into the David Conklin House…


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