Pittsford Historical Society

Pittsford Historical Society  Events

Looking south from Village to Herrick Mt. -the peak- with red barns

 

The Museum is now open Tuesdays 9-4, April through October.

2021 Events and Happenings

 

Always be Covid aware and safe

 

May 8

Plant & Garden Sale, Saturday, May 8, 9-2  see poster on this Link

  

May 22

PHS & Crown Point Road Association Excursion

10AM meet in the parking area of Pittsford Congregational Church. From there we will carpool to the sites of fort Mott & fort Vengeance and then to the crossing of Otter Creek known as “Pitt’s ford”. Bill Powers & Jim Rowe will lead the tour.

  Wear good walking shoes and bring water and a lunch.

 

June 19 (session 1)

8 AM Congregational Church Parking lot

Tom Giffin of the Vermont Old Cemetery Association will lead volunteers from PHS and beyond in a workshop learning how to clean and restore old gravestones.  We will also be studying the memorials of our early settlers.  Dress to work! If you have a stiff bristle brush (NOT metal bristle) and a pail please bring them.

 

July 10

Annual Tag & Bake Sale

Saturday, July 12,  9-2  at Eaton Hall  Main Street

There will be the usual huge array of donated items for sale.

To donate items or food call the Museum 802-483-2040

 

July 17 (session  2)

8 AM Congregational Church Parking lot

Tom Giffin of the Vermont Old Cemetery Association will lead volunteers from PHS and beyond in a workshop learning how to clean and restore old grave stones.  We will also be studying the memorials of our early settlers.  Dress to work! If you have a stiff bristle brush (NOT metal bristle) and a pail please bring them.

 

 

More events and meetings will be added as they develop - Stay tuned!

 

As always, thank you for supporting Pittsford Historical Society

 

Garden Sale

Pittsford Historical Society

Saturday May 8, 2021   9am-2pm

~~~Just in time for Mother’s Day~~~

  PHS will hold its annual plant & garden sale!

 

For sale at our Eaton Hall Museum on Rte 7 will be

 a large array of both indoor and outdoor plants and garden items.

**** Great gifts for Mom!! ****

 

We ask friends of PHS to donate plants & garden items.

(Please label varieties of plants)

House plants - Have extras? 

Perennials - Have some that need dividing?

Shrubs - Have spreading types that can be dug up? 

Fruit - Raspberries, blueberries, strawberries to share?

Trees - Seedlings to share? Oak, maple, cedar, crab apple, etc.

Garden items - tools, gnomes, rocks, markers, pots, soil, signs………

Bird houses, solitary bee houses?

Other - Anything else you can think of to donate?

 

Volunteers will organize, price and sell it all to raise funds to keep P H S

 the vibrant and vital organization it has been since 1960. 

PHS - “Assuring Our History Has A Future!”

And….

At the sale you will find plants you need for your home! 

After all, does a plant lover ever have enough plants???

 

To offer plants, supplies or help - e-mail Tom Browe

tedi@myfairpoint.net

 

Thank You for supporting PHS!

 60 Years! ~ 1960 ~ 2020 ~ 60 Years!

~~~  Forget 2020 ~ Live in the past!  ~~~


 

All Pittsford Historical Society Programs are open to the public.