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2017 Programs and Events

May 29, 2 p.m.  Bullis Market Dedication.  Bullis House, 1784 Canandaigua Rd., next to Bullis Park., Macedon. Local Civil War hero Colonel John Lapham Bullis, born and raised a Quaker, served in the Civil War and volunteered to lead a unit … Continue reading

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Video of the 200th anniversary year kick-off!

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2016 Programs & Events

with generous support from a NY Council on the Humanities Action Grant MAY 21 SATURDAY 1:00 P.M. Fatzinger Hall, Waterloo Library and Historical Society, 31 E Williams St, Waterloo BULLIS a play about Macedon native and Quaker John Lapham Bullis, who … Continue reading

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Video Testimony

In this 3 minute video, volunteers explain why they support the meetinghouse project.

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Programs, 2014

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Video of $10,000 check presentation

Here is a 3 minute video of the November 10, 2013 check presentation from the  Preservation League of New York. http://youtu.be/PczHE6z8dio

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Summer Gatherings, 2013

•July 20. “King of the Underground Railroad.” Meet Rev. Jermain Loguen, a.k.a. Robert Djed Snead, who was born in slavery and kept the main Underground Railroad station in Syracuse. Farmington Friends Meetinghouse, 187 County Road 8, Farmington, 2:00 p.m. Co-sponsored … Continue reading

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Summer Programs, 2012

Sponsored with a grant from  the New York Council on the Humanities Saturday, May 19 No Freedom Shrieker Letters to Macedon from a Civil War Soldier  Katie Aldridge, author, No Freedom Shrieker Location: Macedon Academy, 1185 Macedon Center Rd, Macedon … Continue reading

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Moving the Meetinghouse–Nov. 9

If you see a large old Quaker Meetinghouse being moved sedately across a field and road in Farmington, New York, don’t be alarmed. Saved from demolition by a group of concerned citizens five years ago, the 1816 Farmington Quaker Meetinghouse … Continue reading

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Group works to save 1816 Farmington building

JAMES GOODMAN · STAFF WRITER · MAY 24, 2009 This article originally ran in the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle. Passers-by might not realize the importance of the 1816 Farmington Quaker Meetinghouse, which now looks like a barn hit by a … Continue reading

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