Author Archives: Derek Maxfield

About Derek Maxfield

Associate Professor of History Genesee Community College

GCC History Club to sponsor local history conference

Originally posted on GCC Historical Horizons:
Local history conference set for November 4th  BATAVIA – The Genesee Community College History Club and Genesee County Federation of Historical Agencies is sponsoring a local history conference at GCC in Batavia on Saturday,…

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Rank the Presidents

The Genesee County Federation of Historical Agencies will host the Genesee County Heritage Fair on November 5th at GCC. The theme this year is presidential elections. In keeping with the theme, we have developed a survey inviting the public to … Continue reading

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Ghost Walk at Historic Batavia Cemetery

HALLOWEEN CANDLELIGHT GHOST WALK   OCTOBER 22th, 2016  HISTORIC BATAVIA CEMETERY HARVESTER AVENUE   TOURS BEGIN AT 7:00 PM AND RUN EVERY 15 MINUTES BY 8:30 PM $10.00 PER PERSON INCLUDES REFRESHMENTS   TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE GATE OR CALL … Continue reading

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2016 Genesee County Heritage Fair set for November 5th

BATAVIA – November is New York State History Month and to honor the occasion, the Genesee County Federation of Historical Agencies and the GCC History Club are sponsoring a Genesee County Heritage Fair in the Forum at GCC on November … Continue reading

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HLOM Luncheon Postponed

The Holland Office Museum Chicken-n-Biscuit luncheon Scheduled for Tuesday October 6th has been postponed For more information Please call the Holland Land Office Museum At 343-4727

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HLOM Chicken-n-Buscuit Luncheon

3rd. Annual Holland Land Office Museum Chicken-n-Biscuit Luncheon at The Office for Aging 2 Bank St Batavia, NY Tuesday October 6th. Noon -1:30pm $10.00 PP. Speaker: Al Parker, Al is a decedent and interpreter of Ely Parker a Seneca Chief, … Continue reading

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Batavia Cemetery Ghost Walk

BATAVIA CEMETERY ASSOCIATION HALLOWEEN CANDLELIGHT GHOSTWALK Historic Batavia Cemetery Harvester Avenue On Saturday, October 24th, the Batavia Cemetery Association will host a candlelight guided ghost walk through the Historic Batavia Cemetery on Harvester Avenue in Batavia, NY. The tours will … Continue reading

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