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…

Sheep to Shawl Festival 2016

Sunday, May 15, 2016: On a brisk day, the Huntington Historical Society celebrated their Annual Sheep to Shawl Festival.  Over 600 people attended the event, and enjoyed all the activities on the Kissam grounds! Check out this great video of the day on the Newsday website by clicking here! And here are some shots of…

By-Laws of the Huntington Historical Society

By Laws of the Huntington Historical Society Accepted at the June 16, 2016 Annual Meeting of the Membership Article I – Name The name of this organization shall be The Huntington Historical Society.   Article II – Object The Huntington Historical Society preserves the heritage of the Town of Huntington by maintaining museums, collections and a…

Antiques in April 2016 A Hit!

The Huntington Historical Society’s Antiques in April event (April 16 – 17) was a great hit!  Our Kissam property and barn were brimming with all sorts to old things to peruse and buy, and the weather was wonderful.  We still have things available, so come to our Museum Shop to find that treasure you just…

Weaving with Wine Program Sold Out!

The Society decided to brighten gloomy winter months by setting up a winter Weaving with Wine class.  We thought we would have a few intrepid folks join us in the evening for a little escape from the winter.  We couldn’t be more wrong.  Weaving with Wine was a sold-out hit!!  While our program is over for…

HHS Celebrates Milestone Volunteer Birthdays!

HHS celebrated milestone birthdays of two longtime volunteers.  Alice Link, docent-extraordinaire celebrated her 95th birthday, and Paul Warburgh, board member and man-about-town celebrated his 75th birthday.  Congratulations to these two fabulous people and we wish them much happiness in the years ahead!

 

 

 

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