• HHPS January Meeting

    Please join the Historic Hernando Preservation Society for our first business meeting of 2022. We will discuss upcoming speakers, field trips and more for the coming year. Where:   Brooksville City Hall, 201 Howell Ave.When:     January 6, 2022  @ 6:30pm

  • HHPS Annual Membership Meeting

    The Historic Hernando Preservation Society will host its annual meeting on Thursday, December 16th from 6:30pm – 8:00pm at Brooksville City Hall. Annual board elections will take place at the meeting as well as the LeeAnne Shoeman Award. All are welcome to attend. Food and beverages will be provided by Hernando Preservation.  Please bring a $5 or less gift for the gift exchange game…

  • Chucochatti: Conflict at the Red Town 1836

    HHPS is pleased to host Sean Norman, Acting Executive Director of the Gulf Archaeology Research Institute as the guest speaker at our monthly meeting. Mr. Norman will talk about the findings from recent local archeological digs at the historic site of Chucochatti. Established in 1767, Chucochatti was among the oldest Seminole villages located in central Florida. Founded by Upper Creek…

  • Florida’s Female Pioneers: Women Who Have Shaped Florida

    The Historic Hernando Preservation Society is pleased to host historian and author Peggy Macdonald at our October 7 monthly meeting. Ms. McDonald will examine some of the women who have shaped Florida, including Dr. Esther Hill Hawks, a physician who ran the first racially integrated free school in Florida; Harriet Beecher Stowe, famous for writing Uncle Tom’s Cabin who kick-started…

  • HHPS 3rd Quarter Business Meeting

    Please join us for the 3rd quarter business meeting as we update everyone on current and future projects related to archaeology, historic preservation, and more! All are welcome to attend. Thursday, September 2nd 6:30pm – 8:00pm Brooksville City Hall, 201 Howell Ave, Brooksville, FL 34601

  • August HHPS Meeting

    The Historic Hernando Preservation Society will host their monthly meeting on Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 6:30 pm at Brooksville City Hall. The meeting will provide updates on local archaeology, history and historic preservation activities around the county as well as current HHPS projects. Special Guest Speaker: Ross Lamoreaux

  • HHPS May Meeting/ Guest Speaker

    HHPS is pleased to welcome guest speaker Jo-Anne Peck at the May meeting. She will present a behind the scenes look at the massive historic building relocation project that took place as part of the widening of I-4 through the heart of historic Ybor City. The project spanned decades from planning to implementation and resulted in the rebuilding of a…

  • In Pursuit of Florida’s Paleo Hunters – April Guest Speaker

    The Historic Hernando Preservation Society is pleased to welcome Florida Humanities speaker and HHPS board member, David Letasi as the guest speaker for the April 1, 2021 meeting. David Letasi is a Paleontologist and expert formerly with the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) in Tampa. In Pursuit of Florida’s Paleo Hunters Travel back into the last Ice Age and…