• 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…

  • March and April Meeting Schedule

    The Historic Hernando Preservation Society will host their quarterly business meeting on Thursday, March 4, 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. All are welcome to attend. Masks are encouraged. In April, the Historic Hernando Preservation Society is pleased to welcome Florida Humanities…

  • Billy the Kid Visits Brooksville

    The Adventures & Times of William H. Cox II, “Billy the Kid” WHEN? Thursday, February 4, 2021WHERE? Brooksville City Hall201 Howell Ave,Brooksville, FL 34601TIME? 6:30 pmFREE: Open to the PublicWilliam H. Cox II shares his great adventure of living in LincolnCounty New Mexico in the early 90’s, in the footsteps of William H.Bonney, the legendary figure known today as “BILLY…

  • 2021 Meeting Schedule

    JANUARY 7, 2021      Thursday @ 6:30 pm         NO MEETING  FEBRUARY 4, 2021   Thursday  @ 6:30 pm        SPEAKER “Billy the Kid” MARCH 4, 2021          Thursday   @ 6:30 pm        QUARTERLY MEETING APRIL 1, 2021              Thursday    @ 6:30 pm        SPEAKER  David Letasi – “Prehistoric Florida”…

  • Meeting Schedule Update

    Due to the continuing impact of the Coronavirus, we have decided to have only one more meeting in 2020.  This meeting will be the ANNUAL MEETING in December, 2020, with time and location to be determined and announced when finalized.  Membership renewals for 2020 will be accepted in our Fall Membership Drive.  We look forward to seeing everyone safely.

  • Florida’s Female Pioneers

    CANCELLED – We Hope to Reschedule Join the HHPS as we welcome historian and author Peggy Macdonald as she examines some of the women who have shaped Florida. Florida’s Female Pioneers: Examining 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,…

  • 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…

  • 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. Thursday, September 5, 2019 Brooksville City Hall, 201 Howell Ave, Brooksville, FL 34601…