• Notice

    ALL MEETINGS CANCELLED UNTIL SEPTEMBER 3, 2020

    The next meeting of the Historic Hernando Preservation Society will be Thursday, SEPTEMBER 3, 2020 due to the coronavirus situation.  The information which would have been discussed at the May 7th,   June 4th, and August 6th meetings will be provided to members via emails from the Secretary.  This will include a Treasurer’s report, Membership report, and any other vital information.  The October 1st and November 5th meetings will be special historical speakers, while the December 3rd meeting will be our annual business/membership meeting and holiday party.

    We will keep you apprised of any additional changes.

  • HHPS March Meeting

    Join us for our 2020 1st Quarter Business meeting. We will have an update on the plans for the historic Chinsegut Hill Manor House as well as other projects.

    • Thursday, March 5, 6:30 pm
    • Brooksville City Hall, 201 Howell Avenue, Brooksville
  • February HHPS Meeting: Guest Speaker “Billy the Kid”

    The Adventures & Times of William H. Cox II “Billy the Kid”

    The HHPS is pleased to welcome William H. Cox II as he shares his great adventure of living in Lincoln County New Mexico in the early 90’s, in the footsteps of William H. Bonney, the legendary figure known today as “BILLY THE KID.”

    Thursday, February 6, 2020

    6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

    Brooksville City Hall Council Chambers

    201 Howell Ave, Brooksville, FL

  • No January HHPS Meeting

    Due to the proximity of the first Thursday of the month to the New Year holiday, we will not be meeting in January. We will hold our February meeting as scheduled on Thursday, February 6 at 6:30 pm when we welcome William H. Cox II as he regales us with his stories of Billy the Kid.

    February HHPS Meeting

    Thursday, February 6, 2020

    6:30 pm

    Brooksville City Hall

  • November Business Meeting

    THURSDAY:  November 7, 2019 @ 6:30 P.M. (TOMORROW)
    Brooksville City Hall

    Agenda Items– Nominations for Officers/Board Members for 2020- Membership Renewals for 2020 – LeeAnne Shoeman Award Nominations – Arts Council Grant
    – Upcoming speakers

    *The Smithsonian Hometown Teams Exhibit is closed.

  • October Special Event Reception

    The HHPS will be hosting a Members Only reception in lieu of our regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, October 3. The reception will be held at the Mining Enrichment Center where we are hosting the Hometown Teams Smithsonian Exhibit and will start at 6 pm. Members will be able to browse the exhibit and local image collections. Special guests will be in attendance. Refreshments will be provided.

    Not a member? You may join at the door. Or sign-up here:

     https://hernandopast.org/membership/

    What: Special Hometown Teams Reception
    Date: Thursday, October 3, 2019
    Time: 6 -8 pm
    Location: Hernando County Mining Association Enrichment Center
                    800 John Gary Grubbs Blvd, Brooksville, FL 34601

  • HHPS September Guest Speaker

    The HHPS is pleased to welcome the new Executive Director of the Brooksville Main Street, Natalie Kahler as our September Guest Speaker. Ms. Kahler will discuss the Main Street program programs and events as well as plans to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Women’s Suffrage in 2020.

    Brooksville Main Street
    • Thursday, September 5, 2019
    • Brooksville City Hall, 201 Howell Ave, Brooksville, FL 34601
    • 6:30pm – 8:00pm
  • HHPS August Meeting

    The HHPS will have its monthly meeting on August 1st in the City Hall Council Chambers. We will be discussing the coordination of the Garden Grove Historic Marker dedication and the installation of the Smithsonian Institution Museum on Main Street Exhibit. Your input is important.

    • Thursday, August 1, 2019
    • Brooksville City Hall, 201 Howell Ave, Brooksville, FL 34601
    • 6:30pm – 8:00pm