NEWS & EVENTS
COMING UP: LET IT SNOW!
Let It Snow! Come visit the Historic Haile Homestead for “History & Holidays” guided tours. See the Homestead decorated for the holidays and learn more about the history of the 1856 Homestead, the enslaved people who lived and worked there as well as the Hailes. Tours will be conducted from December 4th through January 2nd, Saturdays (10 AM to 2 PM) and Sundays (12 PM to 4 PM). Last tour begins 45 minutes before closing. $5 per person, under 12 free! Closed Christmas Day Dec 25th and New Year's Day, Jan 1. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or 352-336-9096. Funded in part by Visit Gainesville/Alachua County, FL.
Sorry. In person Annual Homestead Holidays event & Candlelight Visits event will not be held this year due to the pandemic.
"Reclaiming Kin: The Legacy of Hampton & Grace Hathcock" On Thursday February 13th at 7 PM hear Family Historian and descendant Tatanya Peterson and HHH President & Historian Karen Kirkman speak about their research into the legacy of Hampton and Grace Hathcock, who were enslaved on James Chesnut's plantation in Alachua County. Free and open to the public! Refreshments follow talk. Kanapaha Presbyterian Church, Memorial Hall, 6221 SW 75th Terrace, Gainesville.