Historical Reenactor, Gary Newman

Gates Town Hall Annex 1605 Buffalo Road, Rochester

Gary is a freelance historian who has had a lifelong interest in New York State history and also a re-enactor for both the Revolutionary War and World War II. Je […]

GHS October Program with Paula Blackburn

Gates Town Hall Annex 1605 Buffalo Road, Rochester

Paula Blackburn, Adult Services Librarian at the Gates Public Library, will showcase the genealogical resources you can access through the Monroe County Library System. Included will be Ancestry, HeritageQuest, FamilySearch, […]

Hinchey House Fall Cleanup

Franklin Hinchey House 634 Hinchey Rd, Rochester

It's that time of the year! Come join the GHS preparing the Hinchey House for the fall and winter seasons. We will be picking up branches, putting perennials to bed […]

CANCELLED Tools of the Past: Basic to Beams

Gates Town Hall Annex 1605 Buffalo Road, Rochester

This program has been cancelled until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience. Join us November 16 for a presentation by Collector Don Newcomb as he discusses early American tools […]

Holly Days Outside

For the month of December The Gates Historical Society will hold Holly Days Outside at the historical Hinchey Homestead, located at 634 Hinchey Road, during the month of December.   […]

An Evening with Braddock Bay Raptor Research

Gates Town Hall Annex 1605 Buffalo Road, Rochester

Join the Gates Historical Society for our first in-person monthly event, held in the Gates Town Hall Annex. Our guest presenter will be Daena Ford, Braddock Bay Raptor Research President. […]