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…

Annual Volunteer Lunch at the Kissam House – 2016

On August 18th, 2016, the staff and board met to honor and thank the volunteers who help the Huntington Historical Society to thrive throughout the year in all we do! Over 50 of our volunteers we able to join us for a delicious lunch catered by Black and Blue Seafood Chophouse. There were lawn games…

An Evening of Wine Under The Stars 2016

  The Huntington Historical Society couldn’t have asked for better weather on Thursday, September 8, at their 26th Annual Evening of Wine Under the Stars, honoring Huntington-based Hoffman Grayson Architects.  The event, which raised over $55,000 of vital funding for the Huntington Historical Society’s operating budget, was attended by over 500 people and broke records…

Flag Day Presentation

On Flag Day, June 14, 2016, members of Huntington’s Boy Scout Troop 12 and Scoutmaster Leer Leary presented to the Huntington Historical Society a BSA Troop Flag from Troop 1.  When the present day Troop 12 was established before World War I, it was designated as Troop 1.  After the War, the troop was inactive. …

2015 Annual Meeting– June 16, 2016

Huntington Historical Society’s 112th ANNUAL MEETING  On Thursday, June 16, members of the Huntington Historical Society gathered at the Huntington Elks Club for the 112th Annual Meeting of the organization. Attendees enjoyed a buffet dinner, and presentations were made on the Society’s 2015 activities, milestones and future goals. President Robert “Toby” Kissam welcomed the newest…