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Howell Avenue Historical Sidewalks

When the Howell Avenue historic sidewalks were slated for removal, Historic Hernando Preservation Society executed a plan.  Don Moses, current president of the organization, wrote a proposal to the City of Brooksville to save a portion of the histori…

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"Bubble Gum" the Spring Hill Dinosaur

On Sunday, October 11, HHPS President Don Moses gave a Certificate of Appreciation to Al Madden, owner of Fudge Factory USA on US 19 for his efforts to repair and restore the 22' tall pink dinosaur on US 19 that helps add a unique flair to our Co…

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FIELD TRIP TO AH-TAH-THI-KI MUSUEM

FIELD TRIP TO AH-TAH-THI-KI MUSUEM
NOVEMBER 6th - 7th, 2015
Friday & Saturday  (10AM -5PM each day)
Adults:  $10,  Children/Seniors/Military: $7.50,  Children under 5 FREE
*Museum & Boardwalk tour included.
 
FOR OVERNIGHT L…

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Dade City Pioneer Museum Field Trip

DADE CITY PIONEER MUSEUM.  The Dade City Pioneer Museum will provide a guided tour of their museum for us on Saturday, October 17th. They are allowing us to picnic on their grounds, and enjoy the museum at our leisure after the guided tour.  We will…

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Mary's Fish Camp

Mary’s Fish Camp has been a landmark in Hernando County since 1946.  Situated on the beautiful Mudd River, it creates memories of lazy summer days past.  Four cabins are being restored to provide guests with opportunities to create their own Florida …

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The Magical Springs of Old Florida Lecture

Please join the Historic Hernando Preservation Society in welcoming author Rick Kilby 

The Magical Springs of Old Florida

October 1, 2015

6:30 pm

Brooksville City Hall

First, the Native Americans who inhabited the state considered…

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June 2015 Business Meeting Minutes

HISTORIC HERNANDO PRESERVATION SOCIETY

2nd QUARTER BUSINESS MEETING 2015

Brooksville City Hall, 201 Howell Ave.

Thursday, June 4, 2015 @ 7:00 PM

MINUTES

MEMBERS & GUESTS PRESENT: Ken Badgley, Mary Moses, Don Moses, Dave Latasi, Buddy J…

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New DVD of Seminole History in Hernando Available

The Historic Hernando Preservation Society is pleased to offer an original video production entitled From Creek to Seminole: A Native American Documentary of Chocochatti. Written by HHPS board member Jon Yeager, the video was produced by honor stud…

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Third Quarter Business Meeting

The Historic Hernando Preservation Society invites you to attend the 2015 3rd Quarter Business Meeting. We will discuss upcoming projects and plans, as well as scheduled speakers. A potluck supper will follow the meeting. 

  • Date: Thursday, Septe…

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Moon over the Mounds Tour at Crystal River Archaeological Park

The HHPS will have a field trip to Moon over the Mounds, a moonlight guided tour at the Crystal River Archaeological State Park on September 25.  

What you need to know:  

We will meet at the Cracker's Bar and Grill for dinner at 4:00 p.m.   It …

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Tampa Bay History Center Field Trip

THE FIELD TRIP TO TAMPA BAY HISTORY CENTER AND ULELE RESTAURANT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR AUGUST 22nd

A Smithsonian Institution Affiliate, the Tampa Bay History Center includes three floors of permanent and temporary exhibition space focusing on …

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Cannery Field Trip

AUGUST 8TH CANNERY FIELD TRIP:   The Cannery, established in the mid 1970’s, is housed in an historic stone schoolhouse built in the late 1930’s under the WPA and President Roosevelt. Known then as the Hammock Consolidated School, the building has si…

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August Meeting Guest Speaker

The Historic Hernando Preservation Society is pleased to host Mr. Cliff Moffett of the Zephyrhills Museum of Military History as our guest speaker on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 6:30 pm at Brooksville City Hall. Mr. Moffett will talk about the histor…

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No July HHPS Meeting

Due to the first Thursday of July falling so close to the 4th of July holiday, there will be no Historic Hernando Preservation Society meeting in July. Join us in August for a special guest speaker. Info will be posted soon!

March 2015 Business Meeting Minutes


HISTORIC HERNANDO PRESERVATION SOCIETY

1ST QUARTER BUSINESS MEETING 2015

Brooksville City Hall, 201 Howell Ave.

Thursday, March 5, 2015 @ 7:00 PM


MINUTES

MEMBERS & GUESTS PRESENT: Roger Kenny, Ken Badgley, Fay Badgley, Mary Moses, …

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Historic Hernando Preservation Second Quarter Business Meeting

Historic Hernando Preservation Society LogoThe Historic Hernando Preservation Society invites you to attend the 2015 2nd Quarter Business Meeting. We will discuss upcoming projects and plans, as well as scheduled speakers. A potluck supper will follow the meeting. 

  • Date: Thursday, Ju…

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New Brooksville History Book

HERNANDO COUNTY FLORIDA: 

"One hundred years or thereabout"

1842-1945

by

ROGER R. LANDERS

Well-known local educator and historian, Dr. Roger R. Landers has just published a fascinating book of first-hand accounts of many of the …

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History of Centralia Lecture & Field Trip

The Historic Hernando Preservation Society is pleased to welcome Sid Taylor to discuss the history of Centralia on May 7th at 6:30 pm at Brooksville City Hall. Centralia was a short lived "boom town" that was born in 1910 and died in 1922, and was …

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Before Jamestown: Europeans, Africans, & Indians in La Florida, 1513-1607

THE LOCATION FOR THIS EVENT HAS CHANGED

It will now be held at:

Jerome Brown Community Center

99 Jerome Brown Pl, Brooksville, FL 34601

THE HISTORIC HERNANDO PRESERVATION SOCIETY, Inc.

& THE FLORIDA HUMANITIES COUNCIL present:

“B…

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Historic Hernando Preservation Society 1st Quarter Business Meeting 2015

Historic Hernando PreservationThe Historic Hernando Preservation Society invites you to attend the 2015 1st Quarter Business Meeting. We will discuss projects and plans for the upcoming year, as well as scheduled speakers. A potluck supper will follow the meeting. 

  • Date: Thu…

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