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Richloam General Store Historic Marker Unveiling

HHPS Ybor City Tour/ Field Trip

Following is an outline of our planned walking tour of the Ybor City National Historic Landmark District.

1. We will meet at 10:00 A.M., Saturday, May 19, 2018 in front of the Fernando Noriega Jr. Palm Avenue Parking Garage, 2010 North 13th Street…

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May Speaker: Indians of Eastern Hernando/Pasco County

The Historic Hernando Preservation Society is pleased to welcome Shane Forrester who will speak on the Indians of Eastern Hernando/ Pasco County.  Shane Forrester has been a local east Pasco/Hernando county resident most all of his life and has serve…

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April Speaker: Florida Frontier Guard

The HHPS is pleased to welcome the "Florida Frontier Guards" at our April 5th meeting. 

Butch Nipper & Jessee Marshall will talk about the 2nd Seminole War and the men who served as the Florida Frontier Guard, which consisted of roughly 30,000 mili…

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Dedication for the Historical Marker of Pilaklikaha

Sumter County Historical Society & Dade Battlefield Society

INVITE YOU TO ATTEND THE

Dedication & Reception

for the 

Historical Marker

of

PILAKLIKAHA

“Abraham’s Old Town”

APRIL 10, 2018

DEDICATION CEREMONY 3:00 p.m.

RECEPTION 3:30…

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2018 1st Quarter Business Meeting

Join the HHPS for the 2018 First Quarter Business Meeting to be followed with a Pot Luck Supper. We will discuss upcoming projects and plans, as well as scheduled speakers. All are welcome to attend!

Thursday, March 1st

Brooksville City Hall, 201 H…

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Historic Homes Workshop

The Historic Hernando Preservation Society, in conjunction with Brooksville Main Street and the Brooksville Woman's Club, are offering a Free one-day workshop for owners of historic homes who wish to maintain the historic character of their home. The…

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LeeAnne Shoeman Preservation Award for 2017 - ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS

The Lee Anne Shoeman Preservation Award is presented annually to a person who as contributed to understanding of the historic significance of Hernando County, and or furthering historic education in Hernando County.  It is named in honor of Lee Ann…

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Secretary Detzner Designates Brooksville Main Street as Florida Main Street Program of the Month

Secretary of State Ken Detzner today announced that Brooksville Main Street has been designated the Florida Main Street Community of the Month for February 2018. Communities are selected based on their developmental achievements and participation in …

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February Guest Speaker: THE CIVIL WAR IN FLORIDA

THE CIVIL WAR IN FLORIDA
 
Join 5th generation Floridian and awarding
winning author Erwin Wunderlich as he
presents The Civil War in Florida
 
Thursday February 1, 2018
Brooksville City Hall
6:30 pm
Dr. Erwin Wund…

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Historic Window Repair Workshop at the May-Stringer Museum

Join window restoration experts from Wood Window Makeover in Brooksville, Florida for the 2018 Historic Homes Workshop. Spend a weekend meeting other historic preservation enthusiasts and professionals from around the country. It's an opportunity to …

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Brooksville Raid

 

The Hernando Historical Museum Assoc., Inc. and North Pinellas County Scout Sertoma Club, Inc. present the 38th Annual Brooksville Raid Reenactment, Jan 20 & 21, 2018.  This reenactment is a re-creation of a Civil War battle that happene…

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January Guest Speaker: THE RIDGE MANOR AREA: THEN & NOW

THE RIDGE MANOR AREA:  THEN & NOW
How the Fort King Military Road
Effected the Early & Later Settlements

​Presented by Rick Fraker
 
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Brooksville City Hall
6:30 pm

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Brooksville Woman's Club Open House

Christmas Activities in Historic Downtown Brooksville

December Annual Meeting: An Auction of Wonderful Things


The Historic Hernando Preservation Society invites all to the December Annual Meeting and Auction of Wonderful Things to be held December 7, 2017 at 5:30 pm in the City Council Chambers at Brooksville City Hall. Elections for the 2018 Board and Offi…

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November Guest Speaker: Richloam General Store

RICHLOAM GENERAL STORE
Historic Hernando Preservation Society
Special Speaker Presentation: Eric Burkes
Thursday, November 2, 2017 @ 6:30PM
Brooksville City Hall
201 Howell Ave, Brooksville 34601

Richloam General Store was built and found…

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Founders Week 2017

Come celebrate the City of Brooksville's 161st Anniversary! The festivities begin October 14 with a pet parade, games, downtown market, movie and more and concludes October 21 with an unforgettable downtown bash.

 

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Centralia Marker Dedication Ceremony

The Historic Hernando Preservation Society unveiled the newest historic marker this past Saturday, commemorating the historic sawmill town of Centralia. Here's some highlights:

Setting up for the dedication ceremony

Setting up for the dedication ceremony. 

The event program

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October Meeting Guest Speaker

"Preservation 101"
October 5, 2017 Meeting
Thursday @ 6:30 pm
​Brooksville City Hall, Council Chambers
201 Howell Avenue
Brooksville, FL
The HHPS is pleased to welcome HHPS board member Jo-Anne Peck as the October guest speaker to provi…

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