(New York)

Our Mission


President - Kay Saunders
Vice-President - Barbara Marsh
Treasurer- Joe Galley  
Secretary- Pat Webster

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This months story is:

If you want to Learn About Life, Start in a Cemetery

written by Melanie Nelson, 

​​Read the story, click here


- to educate the public about the history of Henrietta, New York

- to encourage community interest in the town's history 


- to collect, preserve, and exhibit artifacts, writings, and historical items 


- to conduct and collect oral histories from town residents 


- to serve the educ​ational and cultural needs of Henrietta, New York  



The Slave Experience and the Underground Railroad

Presented by Jerry Bennett


Sunday, February 18, 2024

2 pm - 4 pm

Jerry Bennett, an Underground Railroad enthusiast, will share maps, songs, handouts, and stories to help us envision the slave experience on the plantation.  He will describe the routes on the Underground Railroad and the individuals who helped slaves escape to freedom.

Meetings are held at the Henrietta Senior Center, 515 Calkins Road

All programs are free and handicapped accessible

Visit www.henriettahistoricalsociety.org for directions

In case of inclement weather visit facebook.com/HenriettaHistoricalSociety and www.henriettahistoricalsociety.org