Big Springs Historical Society

Big Springs Historical Society

Volunteer History Sleuths Needed!

Big Springs Historical Society & Museum Events

2018 BSHS event:

January, 2018: Annual Meeting – Trivia Night

February, 2018: Underground Railroad in Livingston County

February, 2018: First Chicken BBQ of the season!

March, 2018: Celtic Music & Wine/Beer Tasting

April, 2018: History of the Genesee Country Inn

May, 2018: Vintage Baseball

June: 2018: Junk & Funk Yard Sale

July, 2018: Family Scavenger Hunt – Caledonia Parks and Recreation

September, 2018: Mystery Dinner Theater Fundraiser

November, 2018: History of Toys (Do YOU have old toys to display?)

December: Annual Hometown Holidays Luncheon

Future BSHS events after that:

“Shaping A Community” – A new permanent exhibit about volunteerism and service in Caledonia and Mumford, NY

Past BSHS events

  • December 2, 2017: Hometown Holidays Luncheon

  • November, 2017-January 31, 2018: Doll Program
  • October 15, 2017: Native American Residential School Syndrome, John Volpe
  • September 3, 2017: Gardens of Stone: cemetery art
  • June, 2017: Quilt Exhibit
  • May, 2017: World War I
  • 2016-2017: Bridal Gowns and Accessories
  • October, 2014: Civil War Medicine-“Swords and Saws”
  • April 20, 2017: “The Barn-Building Legacy of J. T. Wells & Sons”

 

 

  • November 12, 2015: “The Impact of the Vietnam War on Livingston County”, Amie Alden

  • September 17, 2015: “Industries of Wheatland: Mumford Businesses in the 19th Century”, Phil Parr
  • July 18, 2015: “A Heritage Shared: African-American Families of Caledonia and Mumford”

  • May 17, 2015: “A Century of Fashion”, Kay Noske

  • April 26, 2015: “Italian Immigration in Livingston County”, Amie Alden

  • February 22, 2015: “Jell-O Stories”, Lynne Belluscio

  • January 25, 2015: “Seth Green and the Caledonia Fish Hatchery”, John Spaulding