We meet on the 1st Thursday of the month
in historic downtown Brooksville at the Brooksville City Hall
201 Howell Ave. Northwest corner of Howell Ave (Main St) and Fort Dade Ave.
Meetings start at 6:30 pm.
Contact us at:
Historic Hernando Preservation Society, Inc.
Brooksville, Florida 34605
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Last update: July 24, 2014
Chinsegut Hill, One of Hernando County's most important historical sites
Hernando County founded in 1843
One of many Canopy roads in Hernando County
The Historic Hernando Preservation Society, Inc, also known as Hernando PAST (P.A.S.T. = Preservation A Sacred Trust), is dedicated to the preservation of historic and prehistoric sites as well as important historical structures throughout "OLD HERNANDO COUNTY" Florida, which included present day Citrus, Hernando, and Pasco Counties.
The Society is an IRS 501(c)(3) Tax Exempt Corporation
Thomas J. Hughes II, The Archealogy and Architecture of Malta
Tom, working with internatinal teams of archaeologists and historians, has visited the island nation several times and witnessed the incredible 6000 year old remnamts of the world's most advanced civilizations. Video presentation and Q&A.
SEMINOLE HISTORY & ART
Brooksville City Hall Art Gallery 201 Howell Ave, Brooksville, FL 34601
RECEPTION: Friday, November 7, 2014 From 5PM to7PM
Light refreshments will be provided.
See fourteen panels, 3ft high X 6ft high, detailing "The Seminole Wars: An Epic Struggle"
See unique Seminole Artwork.
Many of the special presentations for the coming year are made possible in part by a grant from the Florida Humanitis Council.
NOVEMBER - DECEMBER 2014
The Seminole Wars: An Epic Struggle Exhibit The panel displays of the history of the Seminole Wars will be on loan to the Historic Hernando Preservation Society, to be displayed at the Brooksville City Hall Art Gallery for 2 months
DECEMBER 4, 2014
ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING & ELECTION OF BOARD MEMBERS
& POTLUCK DINNER
JANUARY 8, 2015 @ Brooksville City Hall: 6:30pm
Actor J.D. Sutton's portrayal of William Bartram "Puc Puggy" Florida Humanities Council has approved his performance at Brooksville City Hall. Since the first Thursday of January 2015 was the 1st, we moved it to January 8th. Due to limited seating reservations may be required.
FEBRUARY 5, 2015 @ Brooksville City Hall: 6:30pm
DR. ROSALYN HOWARD University of Central Florida "The African Presence in Spanish Florida: Black Seminoles"
APRIL 2, 2015 @ Brooksville City Hall: 6:30pm
DR. MICHAEL FRANCIS University of South Florida St.Petersburg
"Before Jamestown: Europeans, Africans, and Indians in La Florida, 1513-1607"