Saturday, August 19, 2017

The Hebron Historical Society

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Eagle Project Spruces up Old Town Hall

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Eagle Project Spruces up Old Town Hall 
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2017 Plant & Tag Sale

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Successful Plant & Tag Sales at OTH

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The History of the Burrows Hill Schoolhouse and Hebron's Efforts to Maintain its Historical Heritage

On the corner of School House Road lies a small red one room building. Inside, in the front of the room, stood a teacher’s desk, on which was placed a few old pencils. The blackboard was, amazingly, still intact. On the floor, near the doorway, was a bright red piece of wood which was used to cover the “tobacco hole,” the place where colonial students disposed their tobacco before coming to class. These are the descriptions of the Burrows Hill Schoolhouse from a 1993 article, “It was moving day for Burrows Hill School” written in The Chronicle. Read more...

 

Restoration Projects

Eagle Project Spruces up Old Town Hall

Kyle Nelson, recent RHAM graduate, opted to do his Eagle Project for the Hebron…

OTH Restoration Campaign

I/we will gladly contribute to the “Raise the Roof” Campaign to help preserve Hebron’s…

The History of the Burrows Hill Schoolhouse

Hebron's Efforts to Maintain its Historical Heritage On the corner of School House Road…

Volunteer Opportunities at Hebron's Historic Peters House

The Peters House, at the entrance to Burnt Hill Park, is slowly returning to its early…

Gilder Lehrman's Project

David Hirsch and Angela Keiser are excited about including the story of Cesar and Lowis…

Alexander Breiding Begins His Eagle Scout Project: Gull Phase II Restoration

Alexander Breiding has submitted the paperwork for his Eagle Project, and it involves the…

A View From The Top

One of the side benefits of the scaffolding put up for the Old Town Hall renovations is…

Matthew Siok's Eagle Scout Project on Burrows Hill School House

Matt Siok's paperwork for his Eagle Project, which involves significant restoration and…

Hebron Historical Society Begins Renovations and Repairs to Old Town Hall

On December 5, the floor refinishing work began with stripping and sanding the floors,…

Will Aubin - Eagle Scout Project

In September 2001, the Gull School House was moved from the Green property in Amston to…

Prophet's Rock Once Again Open to the Public

Hebron’s oldest historic monument – Prophet’s Rock – is finally accessible to the public,…

Restoration Projects Overview

Old Town Hall Old Town Hall circa 1905 In May, 2004, the Connecticut Legislature bonded…

Dinosaur Footprint Project

Letter to Hebron Historical Society from Friends of Douglas Library, celebrating this…